College and University

New This Semester
College and University faculty who wish to provide their students with access to the Art Museum for related course work may submit their rosters for a fee of $20.00 per course listing. The fee will allow students as well as course instructors, unlimited visits to the museum (between the hours of 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.), throughout the length of the semester. Please plan to submit your course roster at least three weeks in advance of the first visit.

College and University Request Form

For more information contact the School Programs Coordinator at:
[email protected] or 616-831-2928.

To register your course listing, please fill out and return the form provided.


The Jansma Works on Paper Study Room is a valuable resource within the museum. The museum’s collection includes many significant works on paper, ranging from 16th century engravings and woodcuts to contemporary screen prints, watercolors, and photographs. Outstanding examples include the graphic work of Albrecht Dürer, Rembrandt van Rijn, Mary Cassatt, Henri deToulouse-Lautrec, and Robert Motherwell; as well as photographs by Francis Frith and Èdouard Baldus.

Open Hours:
Regular open hours for the Study Room are from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday through Friday. In addition, from October through May the Works on Paper Study Room and the adjoining Library will be open the first Sunday of the month, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 pm.

Faculty & Student Use:
Professors may make an appointment to bring their students to the Study Room during open hours. Class size in the Study Room is limited to 18 participants. Rosters with more students can be divided into smaller groups and arrive in shifts or in separate trips.

Please call the Curatorial Assistant at 616-242-5026 to set up a visit. The submission of a class roster and $20 per course-listing fee is also required.