Get Involved. Be Active. Live Healthy.

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
Programs & Services

Snapshot of Offerings

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. 


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Laker Esports Center provides access to gaming, creates student community.

Jun 28, 2022

Student referee officiates at national basketball tournament

Student referee officiates at national basketball tournament

RecWell student staff David Stewart recently represented the department and officiated basketball at a college national championship event.

Apr 21, 2022

Laker Esports Center Is Now Open

Laker Esports Center Is Now Open

Recreation & Wellness opened the Laker Esports Center (LEC) on December 1 for drop-in gaming for the GVSU community.

Dec 1, 2021

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GVNext News

two students walk down the steps inside the Mary Idema Pew Library

Joining national network advances health promotion, prevention strategies

The network advances strategic initiatives around the well-being of students, faculty and staff members.

Feb 8, 2023

Large crowd of people at Campus Life Night

Top 10 events to attend during your first months at GVSU

Students are back and campus has come to life! University departments are hosting many events during the next few months that you won't want to miss. Below is a list of events that you should check out during your first few months at Grand Valley.

Aug 22, 2022

Members of Lakers Dance Team pose with national championships trophies.

Lakers Dance Team wins national championships, goes viral on social media

Grand Valley won two national titles thanks to the help of a celebrity choreographer while a video of its performance has drawn more than 1.7 million views on TikTok.

May 12, 2022

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

Page last modified February 15, 2023