Student Organizations

Therapeutic Recreation Student Association

The Therapeutic Recreation Student Association (TRSA) creates opportunities for the professional development of therapeutic recreation students at Grand Valley State University. These opportunities are offered through participation in service, fundraising, and community outings that support local organizations who serve individuals with disabilities. Additionally, these opportunities are offered through opportunities for recruitment to the profession of Therapeutic Recreation and interdisciplinary interaction.  The TRSA can be contacted at

Other Student Organizations of Interest

TR students are frequently involved with the following student organizations as well:

  • Students for Special Olympics Advocacy (SSOA)
  • Kids In Motion (promotes physical activity and mentorship with At-Risk youth)
  • Students Towards Autism Advocacy and Respect (STAAR)
  • Senior Citizens Club
  • Stars for Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • Campus Links (social/academic mentorship for college students with Autism)

More information about these organizations can be found through the GVSU Student Organizations webpage.

Page last modified May 12, 2016