Academic Resources

MICROSOFT OFFICE

As part of Grace Christian University’s licensing agreement with Microsoft, all students of Grace Christian University may download MS Office for up to five devices for free. Contact the
Grace Christian Information Technology helpdesk if you do not know how to access the MS Office download.
Helpdesk@gracechristian.edu
(616) 261-8587

CHAPEL RECORDINGS AND LIVE STREAMING

Throughout the academic year, various speakers are invited to visit the Grace Christian University campus, where they address undergraduate students at Baker Chapel. Chapel recordings are
available via Mixcloud (mixcloud.com/GraceChristianUniversity). Tuesday (teaching) and Friday (worship/response) chapel sessions are available live on Grace’s Facebook page (@GraceChristianU) from 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM EST!

GRACE ACADEMIC CENTER FOR EXCELLENCE (A.C.E.) AND THE WRITING
CENTER ONLINE
Grace Christian University is committed to providing the tools and services needed to help students succeed in their studies. The Writing Center Online is an online service for students to submit papers to be reviewed by qualified tutors and to receive feedback to aid in the completion of assignments. Students may visit the Grace Writing Center Online website for more information regarding tutoring sessions, paper review, writing resources, writing podcasts, and study skill suggestions.

LIBRARY

The Library of Grace Christian University exists to augment, enhance and facilitate the academic pursuits of students and faculty. The Library is continuing to expand its resources to support the curriculum and promote student academic success. Library hours are posted on Grace’s website. Grace provides access for its learners to electronic library resources, which gives students online access to multiple electronic materials such as articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers. Access to books and other materials available in the Library’s collection is provided through the online catalog, which is accessible through a link on the university website. Renewals and requests for material can be made via the Internet. Students may supplement their Library needs through the use of local Libraries or through arrangements with Libraries located closer to the students. The Library’s website is: gracechristian.edu/library.
Circulation Desk Phone: (616) 538-2332

ONLINE ACADEMIC ADVISING

The Academic Advising Team works with students to create a positive, Christ-centered educational experience. The Academic Advising Team collaborates with the Registrar’s Office to create a student-specific education plan to meet the program’s degree requirements. The advisors maintain ongoing communication with students through text, talk, and email to provide each student with the assistance needed to be successful. Advisors also offer to pray for students, build rapport, encourage, and help in overcoming challenges. The Academic Advising Team seeks to provide accurate information to create an excellent student experience.

Contact Information

Department E-mail address: academicadvising@gracechristian.edu

Department Phone Number: (616) 261-8585

REGISTRAR’S OFFICE

The Registrar’s Office serves to provide a consistent, academically challenging, quality degree program for students attending Grace. The Registrar’s Office is instrumental in facilitating admissions processing, registration, student records, and degree auditing. The Registrar’s Office team also processes transcript evaluations, credit by exam, grades, academic exception requests, re-entry applications, academic standing, graduation-related processes, and provide support for the Online Academic Advising Team and On Campus Faculty Advisors. Contact Information

Department Email: onlineregistrar@gracechristian.edu

Department Phone: (616) 261-8586