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 and just-off-campus options. 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.

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.


Housing and residence — off- and on-campus living convenience

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. Davenport also offers great housing options just off campus.


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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