Build Bigger Opportunities
You’ll come here because you’re serious about your education—and we are too. With the help of dedicated faculty that invest in you and your goals, you’ll build and achieve the education you want. As a community, we’re devoted to your success from start to finish—because we’re Beavers, and Beavers build.
Updated health and safety guidance for students, faculty, and staff. We are Beavers and we will keep building together! Beavers Forward
BVU is dedicated to cultivating relationships with businesses and organizations. Strategic Partnerships
Find Your Fit
Learning Made Personal
At BVU, you’ll have a personalized learning experience, whether you’re a freshman, transfer student, graduate student, or completing your bachelor’s degree. Undecided on a major? Start out in our one-of-a-kind Exploratory Program and find your passion with the guidance of our dedicated staff.
Your Education, Your Way
BVU offers online programs that combine the benefit of live video instruction with the convenience of online learning. In addition to a weekly Zoom class, students complete their coursework online and receive personalized advisement from local BVU site staff.
You Can Afford College
A Life-Changing Investment
Ranked a Best Value School among regional universities in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report 2022, BVU is committed to keeping college tuition affordable. That’s why 100 percent of our students who apply for financial aid receive it.
Rated a Best Value – Regional Universities (Midwest)
Advance Your Career
Graduate Degrees that Go Beyond
Our online programs help you achieve your professional goals with minimal interruption to your life. You will learn from faculty who care and gain the expertise you need to be an expert in your field.
Happening At BVU
Beaver Visit Grant
Receive a $1,000 per year award when you visit our Storm Lake campus! This is eligible to school seniors and college transfer students entering BVU in Fall 2023. Schedule your visit now!
Ready for a new view? We’re excited to imagine the future with you.