What We Do

Our Departments

Our Major Events

Campus Life Night Overview Shot

Campus Life Night

Campus Life Night is GVSU's annual student organization fair! Learn about all the student organizations and campus department resources that GVSU has to offer. Come be a part of the one of the biggest GVSU student tradition on-campus! Visit the Campus Life Night Website for more information.

Campus Life Night 2016

Transitions Program in Field House

Transitions: New Student Orientation

Transitions is GVSU’s new student orientation program. Transitions is designed to provide intentional opportunities to build community and to share valuable information with students as they acclimate to life as Lakers. Check out the Transitions Website for more information!

Students enjoying the Zero Waste Lunch

Graduate watching the commencement ceremony


Commencement is a life changing event—a time when a graduates' hard work in academia is celebrated with fellow graduates, family members, and friends. Check out the Commencement Website for more information!

Graduates processing to seats

Our Services

Promotions Office

We are a creative team of students and full time staff who work within the Office of Student Life. We offer many services to the campus community including design and print, photography, video, advertising, social media, and more! Check out the Promotions Office Website to find out more information.

Event Services

Event Services is responsible for providing services to the Grand Valley State University campus community in the Russel H. Kirkhof and Cook-DeWitt Centers, Henry Hall Atrium and numerous outdoor event areas. Visit the Event Services Website to find out more information.

2020 Information Desk

The 2020 Information Desk serves as your wealth of knowledge for general campus information and events, as well as West Michigan information for all of our students, staff, faculty, and guests. Check out the 2020 Information Website for more information!