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Grandparents University

Uniting Spartan Generations for 15 Years

The MSU Alumni Office is dedicated to ensuring that participants of Grandparents University have a safe and enjoyable experience. During these uncertain times, we are doing our best to minimize the spread and impact of the novel corona virus. For this reason, the 2020 Grandparents University program was canceled. We greatly appreciate your commitment to this program and we will keep you updated as we learn more about 2021 programming.

Since 2005, Michigan State University has welcomed young Spartans ages 8 to 12 and their grandparents to campus for a unique inter-generational learning experience at Grandparents University. 2020 marks the 15th anniversary!

This three-day summer camp is a truly unique, fun-filled experience that actively engages kids in Michigan State academics while creating lasting family memories. Each year, 1,300 guests from throughout the United States and around the world choose from nearly 200 classes offered by more than 25 colleges and units at MSU. Students participate in four classes and unique evening programming, with ample time allocated for exploring all that the MSU campus has to offer.

 

 Grandparents University Fun Facts | 13,951 Number of Participants since the Program Started | 24 Colleges and Departments Participating | 78 Different Class Options

Details

Grandparents University Registration

  • TIER 1: Initial Registration will open early March 2021 
  • TIER 2: Class Selection will open early March 2021

GRANDPARENTS UNIVERSITY TUITION COSTS

$340 per adult, $250 per child (ages 8-12)

Future Dates

Mark your calendars! Grandparents University is tentatively scheduled for:

  • June 29-July 1, 2021
  • June 28-June 30, 2022
  • June 27-June 29, 2023

THANK YOU, SPONSORS AND VOLUNTEERS! 

Grandparents University is organized by the faculty and staff within colleges and units across campus. The MSU Alumni Office would like to thank the following contributors for sponsoring Grandparents University:

 

MSUFCU

Liberty Mutual


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For More Information: If you have questions about Michigan State Grandparents University, please see our frequently asked questions. Should you have additional questions, please contact the MSU Alumni Office via email, or leave us a message at (517) 884-8979.