Health and Wellness

Grand Valley provides an array of health and wellness services for students and their families.

GVSU Campus Health Center - Metro Health makes expert care easy by providing convenient care for students and faculty at the GVSU Campus Health Center.

Student Health Insurance - As a service to our students, GVSU offers an opportunity to enroll in a Student Health Insurance plan through Student Assurance Services. This plan is available to any student registered at GVSU and attending classes. Columbian Life Insurance Company underwrites the plan.

Campus Recreation Center - The Recreation Center contains weight-lifting and cardio equipment, basketball courts, indoor track, the south gym, Campus Wellness Center and the spinning studio. Membership is FREE for current students and student family discounts are available.


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Student Organizations

GVSU is also home to over 450 Student Organizations with categories under Academic and Professional, Student Life Sports, Cultural, Honorary, Interfaith and Religious, Media, Performing Arts, Service and Advocacy, and Special Interests. Click here to view our organization list and get involved!  Ones we like to highlight are:

  • Student Parent Organization
  • Student Veterans of America
  • Women's Center


Resources Centers

GVSU'S Center for Adult and Continuing Studies - the Center for Adult and Continuing Studies offers program for life-long learners of every age or level of education. This center, with a home office in Eberhard Center on the Pew Campus in Grand Rapids and offices in Holland, Muskegon, and Traverse City, offers degree completion programs and services, professional development, skill training and certification, and also educational programs for adults aged 55+.  The Center for Adult and Continuing Studies is a great place to get your questions answered. If you're unsure of where to start, start here!

GVSU Women's Center - The Women's Center provides a variety of services and resources including student parent support, the student food pantry, and professional clothing resources, and domestic and sexual violence support. 

LGBT Resource Center- The LGBT Resource Center strives to create an inclusive and just environment where the many expressions of gender and sexuality are celebrated.

Office of Multicultural Affairs - The Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA ) is committed to building an inclusive campus that yields social harmony and learning vitality.  Through its comprehensive programs and services, OMA fosters an appreciation and respect for the history, tradition, and culture of different ethnic groups, and empowers students to be active learners.

Page last modified July 24, 2017