Live your bold Davenport University life

Outshine expectations for how active, fulfilling and fun your student life in college can be on a Davenport University campus.

Be true to yourself, welcome opportunities, reach new personal heights and live the university life you’ve always wanted by doing it all on a Davenport University campus near you. It’s a place that will feel like home, but also one that’s jam-packed with exciting possibilities: not only in our classrooms and labs, but through more than 40 college student organizations, fun events of our 30 Thursdays program and through recreational activities at our Student Activity Center. Enjoy university life in our stunning on-campus living residences. Grab a bite with classmates at one of three delicious dining spots on the Davenport University campus, then be on your way to what’s next in your Davenport campus life. 

Experience Davenport's virtual tour

Take a tour with Majesty and Julius to experience all Davenport has to offer. They will give you an in-depth look at our facilities, student services and campus life. You'll get to explore our state-of-the-art classrooms, dining and labs, as well as our recreational centers and student housing. So sit back, relax, and get ready to experience our college campus like never before! 

See yourself on a Davenport University campus

Get a taste of the ways Panthers are embracing student life in college — from academics to athletics and from college student organizations to on-campus living — in this quick tour of the Davenport University campus in Grand Rapids. Then imagine yourself in the center of everything Davenport offers.

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Student life in college — Davenport style

Discover Davenport’s virtually endless ways to enjoy university life, including 40+ college student organizations, 21 NCAA Division II athletic teams, fantastic on-campus living and free weekly events.

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Housing and residence — experience the convenience of on-campus living

Be just steps from your classes and favorite places to meet friends, study, grab a meal, work out, and lots more through on-campus living. Explore the locations and features that make Davenport University housing the top choice for dorms and apartment-style living you'll love. 


Dining — tasty options across Davenport University campus

Fuel up throughout the day at three Davenport University campus dining locations — Panther Den, the HUB and South Dining Hall. Each has its own vibe and specialty, from full meals to coffee bar.


Public Safety — safeguarding your student life in college

Count on our Public Safety office to help protect the Davenport University campus 24/7. It’s one reason Davenport is the #1 safest campus in Michigan (2021) and among the top safest universities in the country according to, partner of SafeStreets – an ADT Authorized Provider! 

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Center for Learning and Engagement (CLE)

The Center for Learning and Engagement (CLE) houses the Center for Campus Life, which includes Housing, Student Activities, Student Care, Registered student organizations, access services and student conduct, in addition to Career and Internship Services. The CLE serves as a central location for students to gather, study, collaborate on projects and receive in-person services to enhance their academic and personal growth. 

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