Exercise is Medicine® on Campus (EIM-OC) encourages college students, faculty and staff to engage in, and promote, regular physical activity as a vital sign of health on college campuses by:
- Making movement a part of the daily campus culture.
- Assessing physical activity at every student health visit.
- Providing students the tools necessary to strengthen healthy physical activity habits that can last a lifetime.
- Connecting university health care providers with university health fitness specialists to provide a referral system for exercise prescription.
As of March 2018, GRCC is the only Michigan community college that is a registered EIM campus partner. In 2015, GRCC was recognized with EIM-OC Bronze-level status, and earned Silver-level status in 2016, 2017, 2018 - AND - 2019!!!