Student Organizations

Grand Valley State University offers more than 20 different culturally based student organizations. Students are encouraged to participate in student organizations, attend campus events and become involved in the campus community.  For direct information about these organizations, please visit LakerLink which is a complete listing of all Student Life Organizations in campus.

The Cultural Programming Council (CPC) serves as the unifying body of all GVSU recognized Cultural organizations. The CPC meets every month to improve communication, promote cooperation, increase understanding and strengthen support among the member organizations.

For more information on the Cultural Programming Council, please contact the Office of Student Life at 331-2345 or visit

Culturally Based Student Organizations

African Student Council
American Sign Language & Culture Club
Arab Culture Club
Asian Student Union
B.L.A.C.K. (Black Leaders Aspiring for Critical Knowledge)
Black Student Union (BSU)
C.L.O.U.D. N.I.N.E.
Chinese Language and Culture Student Organization
Desi Student Union
Francophiles (French Club)
Graduate Queers & Allies
Hmong American Student Association (HASA)
International Club
Japanese Culture Association
Korean Intercultural Society
Latino Student Union (LSU)
Minorities Interested in Business
Multicultural Greek Council
Muslim Student Association
Native American Student Association (NASA)
Out 'N' About
Russian Circle
Vietnamese Interests, Education & Traditions
You Beautiful Black Woman (YBBW)

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