Ferris State University
Ferris State University's main campus is located in Big Rapids, a west-central Michigan town of approximately 10,600 in the vacation recreation region. In addition to being home of Ferris State University, Big Rapids is the county seat of Mecosta County. The 935-acre campus is readily accessible by the US-131 expressway and state highway M-20. Big Rapids is 55 miles north of Grand Rapids and within 200 miles of Chicago and Detroit.