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Who We Are
Our Mission & Values

Our Mission & Values

We are the programing side of recreation at GVSU. Check out our offerings for club sports, esports, fitness, intramural sports, outdoor adventures & wellness programming. 

What We Do
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We offer something for everyone! In one easy-to-read visual, see what we offer and find ways to get involved, be active, and live healthy! 

Laker Weekly
Campus Events & Programming

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The Laker Weekly is curated by the Division of Student Affairs each week to provide information to students about upcoming events and resources on campus. 



Climbing Center celebrates 25 years of competition

Climbing Center celebrates 25 years of competition

The Climbing Center was recently featured in the GVSU Forum Newsletter, Volume 47, Number 7.

Nov 28, 2023

60 Years of Grand Valley Rowing

60 Years of Grand Valley Rowing

The GVSU Rowing Club was recently featured in the Fall 2023 issue of Grand Valley Magazine.

Oct 18, 2023

2023 Laker Family Weekend Fun(d) Run

2023 Laker Family Weekend Fun(d) Run

A new spin on the Laker Family Weekend tradition raises $1,300 to support students.

Sep 18, 2023

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Upcoming Events

Club Wrestling vs Western Michigan University

February 23, 2024 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Grand Valley State Club Wrestling team hosts a dual vs Western Michigan University at 5pm.

Women's Club Rugby Tournament

February 24, 2024 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Grand Valley State Women's Club Rugby team hosts a tournament at 5:00pm.

Men's Club Lacrosse vs Purdue University

February 25, 2024 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grand Valley State Men's Club Lacrosse team hosts Purdue University at 2:00pm.


February 25, 2024 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Goalball is an adaptive sport primarily played by individuals with a visual impairment. During this game, individuals are blindfolded and the goal is to roll the ball from one side of the court, to...

STEP out of your Comfort Zone- Laker Recess

February 26, 2024 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

STEP out of your Comfort Zone with FREE RecWell Group Fitness classes 2/26-2/29!   Join RecWell in Laker Recess for a throwback to elementary school gym class. We will be...

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Recreation & Wellness is a department in the Division of Student Affairs at Grand Valley State University.

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