You'll certainly enjoy your time at Ferris State University.
Big Rapids, about 80 miles (129 kilometers) away from the capital of the state, Lansing, is where you'll find it.
Booking a hotel nearby isn't too difficult, with 3 options to select from. You can plan on spending a night or two at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center Big Rapids and Super 8 Big Rapids, both of which are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Ferris State University.
Craving a hit of caffeine? You can grab a coffee at Ferris Starbucks, just a short walk from Ferris State University. Or, perhaps you could take a table near the window at Burger King. It's close by and famous for feeding patrons some delicious food. If you still want more, you could also stop for a drink or two at QDOBA Mexican Eats.