Become More

What do you want to do? What kind of leader do you want to be? This is your chance to start new. Maybe you were part of a club, theatre, sport, or honor society in high school. Or, maybe you weren't involved at all. Either way, this is a new playing field, and the involvement you had before can now explode with Student Life.


Student Organizations

There are groups for everyone- from sports, to professional, to hobbies, to interfaith, and more.

Visit Student Org Website

Laker Traditions

Campus-Wide Programming

Strives to foster community at GVSU and works to help students develop an affinity with the University.

Visit Laker Traditions Website

Events Calendar

Engage with the community

Stay up-to-date with all activities, events, and happenings on campus throughout the year.

View the Events Calendar

Become More Guide

We're so excited to present the very first Become More Guide! This 18 page digital magazine is full of photos and lots of info about getting involved. It's your connection to volunteer work, leadership opportunities, student organizations, things to do on the weekend, and amazing events.

Free Poster

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Laker Fan Fest 2015

Connecting at GVSU

College is more than just class and academia. College should be an exciting time to broaden one's horizons, engage with the campus community, and give back to the community. Student Life wants to help you Become More!

Bag Toss at Rec Fest 2015

Stock Car at Campus Life Night 2015

Transitioning from High School to College

For most, this will be the first time that you are away from your family and high school friends. Grand Valley State University offers a unique campus community that allows you to find your niche in some of the 400+ student organizations on campus, to engage in campus traditions, and to give back to the community.

Campus Resources

Remember, you are not alone; Grand Valley is a big place, but there are so many campus resources including Student Life to get you where you need to go.

Lubbers Cup Racing 2015

Page last modified June 15, 2017