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Why You Should Buy A Group Exercise Pass

January 17, 2019

"As a two-year Group Exercise participant, I can't figure out why you would NOT want to take advantage of the student benefits at GVSU. I am far from being athletic, but joining classes has changed..."

"Unplugged" campaign encourages mindful usage of technology

October 08, 2018

Grand Valley State University Campus Recreation team members are logging out of their social media accounts, checking their emails less and spending more time with others, and they're encouraging others to do the same...

Unplug with Campus Rec! Oct 1-13

September 19, 2018

Campus Recreation is logging off the next two weeks to prove just how serious they are about the importance of spending time with each other, getting involved, being active, and living healthy. Beginning Oct 1, Campus Recreation is giving students a...

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Men's club lacrosse coach helps build wheelchair team at Mary Free Bed

August 05, 2019

Coach also brings able-bodied GVSU club lacrosse player to play in scrimmages.

Campus Rec encouraging GVSU community to unplug from technology, participate in healthy events

February 21, 2019

Unplugged will run from February 24-March 2.

GVSU staff working 24/7 to clear snow, maintain buildings

February 01, 2019

GVSU staff members have been working around the clock to remove snow and keep buildings warm.

Panels from AIDS memorial quilt will be on campus

November 21, 2018

Pieces of the traveling AIDS memorial quilt will be on campus prior to World AIDS Day on December 1.

Injury Care Clinic sees increase in visits

February 27, 2018

The clinic provides free injury care and preventative treatments for campus community members.

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Upcoming Events

Backyard Games

August 26, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Come join the Intramural Sports staff to play corn hole, Spikeball, KanJam, and basketball in the Kleiner Courtyard. Learn about upcoming leagues and job opportunities with intramural sports. 

Live Eat Rec Fest 2019

August 27, 2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

We can't think of a better way to kick off the school year than by hosting an open house party for YOU! This FREE EVENT gives students the opportunity to experience what GVSU...

Backyard Games

August 28, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Come join the Intramural Sports staff to play corn hole, Spikeball, KanJam, and basketball in the Kleiner Courtyard. Learn about upcoming leagues and job opportunities with intramural sports. 

Outdoor Recreation Campus Challenge 2019

September 3, 2019 All Day

GVSU is competing against 97 other schools across the country to see who is the most “outdoorsy” and active.  Enjoy the outdoors, log your activities, win FREE stuff , and help GVSU...

Outdoor Recreation Campus Challenge 2019

September 9, 2019 All Day

GVSU is competing against 97 other schools across the country to see who is the most “outdoorsy” and active.  Enjoy the outdoors, log your activities, win FREE stuff , and help GVSU...

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