The most successful students are those who spend the 70% of their time outside of class wisely. Employers continue to look for college graduates with a wide range of experiences and leadership skills.

Students are encouraged to Become More while in college by getting involved in a wide variety of campus opportunities. The Office of Student Life has over 400+ student organizations. There are groups for everyone- from sports, to professional, to hobbies, to interfaith, and more.

LakerLink
LakerLink

LakerLink is your way to connect to organizations, communicate with members, and explore your community.

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Start a New Student Organization
Start a New Student Organization

If you can't find an organization that suits your interests, start your own!

How to start a new Student Organization

Start a Student Organization Form

Student Life Awards
Student Life Awards

Congratulations to our 2020-2021 Student Life Award Winners!

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Upcoming Events

Mask & Grad Cap Decorating

April 19, 2021 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Cap and Mask Decorating! Come join us in the Grand River Room to add a little sparkle into graduation! General mask decorators welcome!...

Cannabis in Hospitality and Tourism Management

April 20, 2021 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

A discovery session aimed at educating students on how cannabis is utilized in the HTM industry. This session will explore food and beverage, event coordination, lodging management, and recreation...

Cannabis in Hospitality and Tourism Management

April 20, 2021 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM

A discovery session aimed at educating students on how cannabis is utilized in the HTM industry. This session will explore food and beverage, event coordination, lodging management, and recreation...

Caffeinated Bingo

April 20, 2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Are you tired after a long semester? Sleepy while studying for exams? Get caffeinated with CAB and join us for a fun night of bingo with caffeinated refreshments and caffeinated prizes! RSVP...

Crafty Community - Week 14

April 20, 2021 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us on Zoom to make crafts for the community! RSVP on LakerLink

End the War on Drugs!

April 20, 2021 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM

In this meeting we will talk about the failed war on drugs, its history, what other countries are doing and what our best next steps towards a freer society are. RSVP on LakerLink

Finals Snack Bag Giveaway

April 21, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Members of the Wesley Fellowship will be outside the clocktower with snack bags to get you through finals. RSVP on LakerLink

Pancakes and Power-Study with Pattinson

April 21, 2021 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

A chill environment for people to come study for finals, eat pancakes, and watch Robert Pattinson movies. We'll have toppings for the pancakes and the first two Twilight movies playing in the background....

Unwind from the Grind: NCAA Basketball

April 21, 2021 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Do you enjoy playing or watching basketball? This program will give you the opportunity to connect with individuals who share the same passion. Let�s chat, recap and watch basketball baby!...

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Organization Resources
Organization Resources

Here are numerous resources available for you to create a more impactful and engaging student organization at GVSU.

Student Organization Support

Advisor Resources
Advisor Resources

Below is a collection of Advisor's Frequently Asked Questions to help navigate the task of advising a student organization.

Advisor FAQs

Organization Policies
Organization Policies

For your convenience and reference, relevant registered student organization policies are available online.

Check out the RSO Handbook


Registered Student Organizations are a part of the Office of Student Life, which is a department of the Division of Student Affairs of Grand Valley State University.