Valley City State University
Rooted in tradition since 1890, Valley City State University takes pride in shaping you into the person you want to be, doing something you love. We’re here to support you throughout your journey at the university, and beyond, as you go out into the world with your talent. VCSU is proud to be a part of the North Dakota University System.
$32 million Center for the Arts
VCSU’s campus has cutting-edge space for students to learn music, art, education, and more. The building opened for students in the spring of 2022. This educational center provides campus with a unique and engaging place for meeting, performing, and displaying creative student work. Our campus, community, and region will benefit from this unique structure.
VCSU COVID-19 Information
We are encouraging all members of campus to get vaccinated and every member of campus to make safe decisions in regard to wearing a mask, physical distancing and hand washing.
A major specific to you.
Choose from more than 65 academic programs, designed to teach you the skills needed to be successful in your career. Our offerings range from various education tracks to the very hands-on Fisheries and Wildlife Science program. And with a student-faculty ratio of 13:1, you’ll get attention from professors who believe in your potential.
First-name basis on day 1.
Just steps away from the center of the action.
Do your thing.
Where you belong.
Deciding where you’ll spend your college life involves many factors, but one of the most important is that feeling when you step on campus and know you belong. Schedule a visit or contact us to find out if VCSU is a good fit for you. We’re here to help you throughout the admissions process. Learn about what it takes to become a Viking.
Meet Riley Perryman
Riley Perryman, the spring 2022 commencement undergraduate student speaker, has embraced her college experience. During her time at VCSU, Riley was an active member of the residence life team, an advocate for the Green Dot initiative on campus, and a team captain for this year’s conference tournament champion softball team. Riley credits VCSU with providing challenges that brought her out of her comfort zone and giving her opportunities to thrive.
Click the link below to view the recording of commencement.
We are undertaking our boldest initiative yet: our first-ever capital campaign, Forward Together: The Campaign for Valley City State University. Learn more about our plans for updated athletic facilities, campus buildings, and enhancements to scholarships.
VCSU to hold 28th annual scholarship auction on April 28The 28th annual Valley City State University Scholarship Auction will be held April 28, at the Valley City Eagles Club. …
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Traveling Art Show Coordinated by Valley City State University Assistant ProfessorShow includes art from five different North Dakota University System schools Valley City State University (VCSU) is pleased to announce …
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Grueneich selected for Gilman Program awardPsychology student Isabel Grueneich ’23, was recently selected to receive the Gilman Program award. Grueneich is one of 452 undergraduate …
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