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Exercise Science (EXS) & Health (GH): Exercise is Medicine

Academic Codes for these classes include: Exercise Science EXS; General Health GH; and Wellness WE.

Update Your Exercise Knowledge

Motivation Factor

Exercise is Medicine® on GRCC's Campus!

Create your own "Prescription" with the  Exercise Is Medicine Form and find out what type of physical activity and exercise you should be getting each week.

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.

GRCC earned EIM-OC Gold Campus status, and received a Covid Recognition Award in 2021!  GRCC has been an EIM registered campus partner since 2015.   Find out more about EIM and EIM's sponsor, the American College of Sports Medicine.

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Exercise and the Brain