Jobs & Housing

Working in Grand Rapids


Career Services exists to provide students and alumni with the tools to find meaningful life work using their God-given gifts and abilities. They offer career advising and assessment, coordinate teacher credential files and assist with résumés, cover letters, job search strategies, interviewing skills, work etiquette and job offers. Career Services is a part of the Spiritual Formation division and is located on the second floor of the Corum Student Union on Cornerstone’s campus.

To pursue on-campus employment, contact John Warren, Director of Career Services, by calling 616.222.1433 or emailing

For additional resources for job seekers, such as local posting, resume help, and interview training, visit Career Services.


GRTS is located just minutes from Meijer, Starbucks, Applebee's, Panera Bread Celebration Cinema, UPS, Buffalo Wild Wings, P.F. Changs, Qdoba, and countless other restaurants and businesses where you may find  employment. There are also many other opportunities in the Downtown Grand Rapids area which is only a ten-minute drive away.

Living in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids is a thriving city and there are many affordably priced housing options for students and families. Housing opportunities are also posted on our announcement board in the seminary lobby. New to the Grand Rapids area? Welcome! We’ve got beaches for the summer, mountains for skiing in the winter, and the world’s largest art competition that takes place downtown every fall. Talk with our Admissions team to learn about what areas might be right for you and your family’s needs.

For more information about the city of Grand Rapids and all it has to offer, click here. You can download the official Visitor's Guide to Grand Rapids here (PDF).

Near Campus

Aspen Lakes Apartments Beckwith Place Apartments
Briarlane Apartments Leonard Oaks Apartments

Maryland Park Apartments

Padmapper or Apartment List

Downtown Grand Rapids

Heritage Hill neighborhood Heritage Management Company
Hopson Flats (rooms and shares only)

  For a more complete list, visit 

Local Search Engines & Management Companies Zillow
Blu House Property Management Compass Property Management

Houses and Condominiums for Sale

Grand Rapids Association of Realtors

* Though we try to keep this information updated, we cannot officially endorse any of the above information.

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