Office of Student Life 2022-23 Annual Report

Office of Student Life

July 2022 - June 2023

Mission: We empower students to discover their passions while building inclusive communities of belongning through experiential learning in campus programing, civic engagement, and student organizations.

400 active Registered Student Organizations (RSO)

37 new RSOs

100+ campus events + travel supported by a student led funding process

10,000+ students involved in at least one RSO

1,200+ students engaged in RSO training

6,000 campus life night attendees (Fall + Winter)

90% of students involved in RSOs have accomplished personal development



88% feel supported at GVSU 



80% feel like they belong at GVSU

20,000 @gvsustudentlife followers increase of 2,000 followers

5.5% Greek

Undergraduates affiliated in Fraternity + Sorority Life

23 organizations | 4 councils

$229,000 raised benefitting 40 non-profit organizations

400 New Members

97% completed hazing module

~8,000 Kirkhof Center

activities and events supported by Event Services

a bar graph with two of the bars being 4K, the third being 100 and a key that has light blue represent campus departments, medium blue represents RSOs and dark blue off campus clients

31,800+ hours of engagement

~2,300 calls answered by the 2020 Information Desk

50 student employees hired and trained

42, 800+ Hours
of community engagement

Valued at $1.3 million

70 community non-profit partners



lives saved through blood drives


students registered to vote


students served at Allendale township satellite clerk's office on Election Day 2022


Campus Activity Board (CAB) Programs


CAB Program Participants

2,500 Tickets purchased for Presidents' Ball

5,000 Tickets purchased for largest Spring Concert

New & Reintroduced Events

Presidents' Ball

Greek Week

Fall Concert held off-campus

Office of Student Life |
Offers opportunities that promote engagement and student development through student organizations, Fraternity and Sorority Life, civic engagement, leadership development, campus programs, and the Kirkhof Center.

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