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Resources & Policies

Here you will find links to various Student Life resources and forms; ranging from sports waivers, employment forms, starting a new student organization, and promotions for events. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please contact the Office of Student Life via email at or phone at (616) 331-2345 and we will guide you to the information you need.

For common questions, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more useful information.

Policies and Procedures

Administrative Compliance Handbook

Identity Handbook

New Officer Guidebook

Tier System

Visit the Club Sports website for more information:

Useful Links and Resources

Find a Community Engagement Opportunity

Service Tracker

CSLC Programs

Visit the Community Service Learning website for more information:

Useful Links & Resources

OrgSync - Your campus connection to 450+ student organizations at GVSU!

Online Student Organization List - Find a list of student organizations without logging into OrgSync.

Student Organization Brochure - PDF version of Student Life's student organization brochure.

Starting a New Student Organization - Find steps on how to start a new student organization on campus.

Registered Student Organization Policies - Find the policies and procedures directly relating to student organizations (RSO Handbook).

Student Organization Classifications - Student organizations are organized by their classifications or their missions. 

Councils & Funding Boards - Find budgets, forms, and information about the funding process for your student organization.

OrgSync Resources - All your "how-to" questions answered about using OrgSync to manage your student organization.



Ignite - A mini-conference designed to assist student leaders in their organizational leadership development.

Student Life Awards - Student leaders, student organizations, and university entities are awarded for their dedication and hard work.

Immediate Impact Award - Student leaders are recognized for their key role in the success of student organization in the first few months of the semester.



Blank Constitution - A blank constitution template for new student organization use.

Liability Waiver (instructional clinics, activity workshops, sports camps) - All events have a risk, use this form if your event has some physical risk.

SORB Misconduct Referral - Use this form to file an official claim against a student organization for violating a rule of regulation.


Visit the Student Organization website for more information: