Laker Welcome Events

Held August 25 - October 13, Laker Welcome Events provide students with opportunities to learn about resources from campus departments and meet student organizations.

Schedule is subject to change. Check back often as more events will be added through out the summer.

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First Year Leadership Experience

October 16, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The First Year Leadership Experience (FYLE) is designed to assist newer leaders in creating and enhancing their personal philosophy of leadership while developing basic leadership skills and learning...

Democracy 101

October 17, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A series of critical conversations surrounding the upcoming midterm election! 

First Year Leadership Experience

October 23, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The First Year Leadership Experience (FYLE) is designed to assist newer leaders in creating and enhancing their personal philosophy of leadership while developing basic leadership skills and learning...

Democracy 101

October 24, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A series of critical conversations surrounding the upcoming midterm election! 

First Year Leadership Experience

October 30, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The First Year Leadership Experience (FYLE) is designed to assist newer leaders in creating and enhancing their personal philosophy of leadership while developing basic leadership skills and learning...

Democracy 101

October 31, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A series of critical conversations surrounding the upcoming midterm election! 

First Year Leadership Experience

November 6, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The First Year Leadership Experience (FYLE) is designed to assist newer leaders in creating and enhancing their personal philosophy of leadership while developing basic leadership skills and learning...

First Year Leadership Experience

November 13, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The First Year Leadership Experience (FYLE) is designed to assist newer leaders in creating and enhancing their personal philosophy of leadership while developing basic leadership skills and learning...

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Departmental Hours

Departments

Hours

Campus Dining

M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Campus Interfaith Resources

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Campus Recreation

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Career Center

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Center for Women and Gender Equity

M-Th 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dean of Students Office

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Disability Support Resources

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Grand Valley Police Department

Police Available 24/7

M-T 6 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

6 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Su 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Health Center

M 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tu-Th 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Campus Dining

Campus Dining

GVSU is proud to offer a dining program that provides variety, convenience, and flexibility with dynamic and valuable Meal Plan options. Students in traditional, suite-style, and apartment-style living centers receive a Meal Plan as part of their housing contract. Students living in other living centers are encouraged to purchase a Meal Plan for their value and convenience.

Visit the Campus Dining Website

Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center

Students in front of the Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center

The Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center offers many programs and resources to enrich and support the LGBTQIA+ campus community. Through a combination of education programming and community-building opportunities, students connect with each other, the Center, and the university.

Visit the Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center Website

Departments (cont.)

Hours

Inclusive Prayer/Meditation Room

Su-Sa 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Kirkhof Center

Su-Sa 7:30 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Laker Store

M-Th 8 a.m. 6 p.m.

F-Sa 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mary Idema Pew Library

Su-Th 7 a.m. - 2 a.m. F-Sa 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Milton E. Ford LGBT Resource Center

M-F 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

M-Th 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Office of Multicultural Affairs

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Office of Student Life

M-Th 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Departments (cont.)

Hours

Rapid Bus System

M-Th 5:30 a.m. - 1 a.m.

F 5:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. (normal)

F 6 p.m. - 3 a.m. (50 & 85)

Sa 6:30 a.m. - 3 a.m.

Su 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Recreation Center

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Student Academic Success Center

M-Th 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Student Ombuds

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

University Counseling Center

M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Veterans Lounge

Su-Sa 7:30 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation Cladd

Campus Recreation, located in the Recreation Center on the Allendale campus, offers students programs and services for fitness, wellness, outdoor adventures and competitive sports throughout the year. Campus Recreation enhances and engages the GVSU community by providing inclusive and diverse recreational opportunities that inspire participation, promote health and wellbeing, and encourage student development and success.

Visit the Campus Recreation Website


For any event or departmental hour changes or corrections, please email transitions@gvsu.edu.



Page last modified August 15, 2018