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Retiree Perks

As a Golden Raider, you have access to a number of benefits and perks offered by GRCC. Please note you are required to show your Retiree RaiderCard to take advantage of the perks. These opportunities include:


Free admission to all GRCC athletic games! View the schedule of upcoming athletic events to see when your favorite teams are playing.

Professional Development Learning Opportunities

Free participation in learning opportunities offered through Human Resources. Email Angela Salinas at or call (616) 234-2567 to register.

Follett Bookstore

Receive a 10% discount at the Follet Bookstore. The discount does not apply to textbooks, software, or electronics. The bookstore is located in 1 Student Center. For questions, please call (616) 234-3880.

Gerald R. Ford Fieldhouse

Enjoy privileges at the Ford Fieldhouse. Visit Room 211 and present your Retiree RaiderCard to take advantage of your free membership! For questions, please call (616) 234-3990.

Heritage Restaurant

Receive a 15% discount off your individual dinner bill on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The discount does not include alcoholic beverages. The Heritage Restaurant is located in 190 Wisner-Bottrall Applied Technology Center. Complimentary parking is available beneath the building, off of Ransom Street. For questions or reservations, please call (616) 234-3700.


Free admission to all GRCC Music Department concerts! View the performance calendar for upcoming events.


Free parking in the Bostwick and Lyon Street parking facilities via student entrances. Your current Retiree RaiderCard allow you to enter and exit the ramps when swiped. If you need a RaiderCard, bring a valid picture ID and your employee ID number to Student Life, the Tassell M-TEC, or the Lakeshore Campus. Your first RaiderCard is free, replacement cards are $10 each. Please note, GRCC transitioned to a new RaiderCard in December 2018. RaiderCards printed before this date are no longer operational and must be replaced.


Questions? Please email Angela Salinas at or call (616) 234-2567.