Fitness Facilities, Classes & Events

On-Campus Facilities

Allendale Campus – Rec Center, Pool and Kelly Family Sports Center

Area Gym Membership Discounts for Faculty & Staff

Family Fitness Centers and Fitzone for Women Clubs are offering special corporate membership rates for all Grand Valley State University Faculty, Staff and their immediate family members.

Family Fitness Centers and Fitzone for Women Clubs offer 14 West Michigan Locations as well as 24 keycard access. To learn more about this special membership offer and register for a 30-Day Free Trial Pass simply click the link below or copy and paste it into your web browser to visit their website and register.

Family Fitness Center GVSU Brochure

MVP offers individual memberships for $85/month, with 50% off their enrollment fee.

Option to add people to the account: 

  • $75 - Associate (18 and over)
  • $30 - Youth #1 (0-18)
  • $20 - Youth #2 (0-18)
  • $10 - Youth #3+ (0-18)

View the MVP Corporate Membership flyer for more info. Contact MVP to enroll:

Faculty & Staff Group Fitness

Winter 2022 Group Fitness
Classes begin Tuesday, January 18. Register online at

  • When you sign up, you are registered for the entire class through the end of the semester (April 28).
  • Register for each class individually, add to your cart and pay.
  • Registering for 3 or more classes provides a $5 discount on each class after two registered classes. Must sign up for all classes at once to be eligible for discount. 
  • Option available to add guests for each class (exception: SPINNING).

Virtual, Anytime Options
Strength training, interval and cardio workouts available online via the Human Resources Fitness Playlist on YouTube.

Recreation & Wellness Group Fitness
Group Exercise classes are also offered through Recreation & Wellness. While many of these classes are popular with students, the classes listed below are less likely to be packed with students and are perfect for Allendale employees. Find the full class schedule on the RecWell website

  • Monday: 1:00 p.m. Strength Circuit
  • Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. Spin
  • Tuesday: 12:00 p.m. Power Flow Yoga
  • Tuesday: 12:00 p.m. Spin + Strength
  • Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. Spin (Taught by Deb R.)
  • Wednesday: 1:00 p.m. Strength Circuit
  • Thursday: 12:00 p.m. Power Flow Yoga
  • Thursday: 12:00 p.m. Spin + Strength
  • Friday: 10:00 a.m. Feel Good Flow
  • Friday: 10:00 a.m. G3 HIIT
  • Friday: 12:00 p.m. Spin

*The Wednesday 8:00 a.m. Spin class is taught by Deb Rambadt, and the Friday 12:00 p.m. Spin class is alternately taught by Deb Rambadt and Amy Campbell.

Page last modified January 11, 2022