Partnerships & Sponsorships

Help others get involved, be active, and live healthy.

GVSU is considered a premiere university in West Michigan and is the third largest university in the state with a total population of 25,000+ students. GVSU is the perfect place to be! With 20+ programming opportunities, service offerings, and events each year, Recreation & Wellness provides a great opportunity to share your message and promote your business. 

  • 75% of GVSU student participate in RecWell programs, services, or facilities
  • 160+ student staff members, 8 professional staff, and 40+ coaches 
  • 11,500+ social media community across multiple platforms 
  • 70,000+ annual website visits with nearly 45,000 unique visitors
  • 24,000+ email newsletter recipients for monthly distributions

In addition to creating a long-term relationship with GVSU, Recreation & Wellness can provide the ideal marketing platform for effectively reaching and engaging with students, faculty, staff, and others. Your partnership will support a healthy campus and provide opportunities that ensure student development, student retention, and overall student success. 

Become a Partner!

Complete our Partnership Inquiry form or connect with the RecWell Marketing Team to discuss potential opportunities. We'll create a custom program that works for you!

Partnership Inquiry Form

Ways to Partner

Benefits of Partnering

Partnership Packet

Get Involved.

Events You Can Partner

  • RecFest
  • Family Weekend 5K
  • TREK100 Challenge

Program Areas You Can Partner

  • Bike Shop
  • Climbing Center
  • Club Sports
  • Fitness & Wellness
  • Group Exercise
  • Intramural Sports
  • Outdoor Adventures Trips

Other Forms of Partnership

  • Apparel
  • In-kind donations
  • Product sampling
  • Educational sessions
  • Marketing promotional items and giveaways 

Monetary and in-kind donations are vital to continuing university operations and are greatly appreciated. Contact the RecWell Marketing Team to chat about how Recreation & Wellness would be a good fit for you.

Benefits of Partnering with RecWell

  • Heightened Visibility - Reach university students at the third largest university in the state of Michigan.
  • Competitive Advantage - RecWell interacts with nearly 17,000 participants annually, with the ability to reach new audiences each semester. 
  • Brand Identification - Reinforce your brand with logo placement on materials and promotions. 
  • Digital Marketing - Gain increased exposure and drive new traffic to your digital platforms. 
  • Special Events - Become part of one of our numerous events that draw the campus and local communities. 
  • Limitless Opportunities - Share information about your brand or business and provide maximum impact in the areas most important to you. 

      Partnership Inquiry Form        


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