Welcome to the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement!
Welcome to the official umbrella website of all student organizations at West Chester University of Pennsylvania. With 293 registered campus organizations, West Chester University provides a goldmine of opportunity to grow as an individual, to develop teamwork and leadership skills, and to network with other students and faculty in a variety of interest areas. This website features a database of all student organizations as well as various resources for leaders, advisors, and members of student groups. If this is your first time to the site, you should begin to explore the wide range of student organizations on campus by visiting the organizations page or if you are interested in one of our leadership programs utilize the leadership button.
West Chester University prides itself on its active student population.
Uphold the Purple & Gold
Students NEW (first-year & transfer) to WCU for Fall 2016: Please complete the Student Involvement Interest Inventory today!
Follow this link to create your OrgSync profile (with your WCU email credentials)
& complete the "form"! https://orgsync.com/29326/forms/201728
The re-registration process for clubs and organizations continues with the following groups still not in compliance:
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. -- Sisters United
Please connect with email@example.com to get your organization fully re-registered.
RECORD BREAKING YEAR
We are pleased to report that we have broken yet another record regarding attendance at our leadership programs for the 2015-16 academic year. This past year saw 3,524 students participating in our campus-wide leadership programming, a 23% increase from the year before.
Student Organizations that closed in 2015-2016
Unfortunately, each year we have student organizations that close due to a variety of reasons. This past year, the following student organizations chose not to remain active:
Arabic Club (Special Interest); Career Development Honor Society - Delta Epsilon Iota; Collegiate DECA; Enactus (Special Interest); Ga-Ga Club (Special Interest); Graduate Social Work Association (Academic); Media Advisory Board (Publications/Media); Saxophone Ensemble (Musical); Students Actively Moving Forward (Special Interest); Tai Chi Club (Special Interest)
Student Involvement Fair
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
11 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on the Academic Quad on North Campus
Don't miss this opportunity to get involved!!!
Women Leading Up Leadership Series
Close to 600 women participated in our Women Leading Up Leadership Series this past academic year. We are looking forward to providing more programming for women leaders this upcoming year. Check back here for information as we get closer to the fall semester.
Any questions, please contact the Graduate Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org
EXPLORE RESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SERIES
Close to two hundred students participated in the Explore Residential Leadership Series this semester. Thank you to the Office of Residence Life for their incredible partnership as we brought leadership literally to the doorstep of our students. We look forward to this same partnership next year.
The Office of Student Leadership & Involvement welcomes the new staff of Leadership Consultants and Involvement Coordinators:
Natalie Brodine - Sophomore, Majoring in Business Marketing
Olivia Campbell - Senior, Majoring in Communication Studies
Ashley Cifarelli - Junior, Majoring in Public Health/Health Promotion
Joshua Dandridge - Senior, Majoring in Accounting
Mohammad Farooq - Senior, Majoring in Biology
Angelique Geronimo - Junior, Majoriing in Nursing
Mackenzie Grogan - Sophomore, Majoring in Communicative Disorders
Karlie Hisler - Junior, Majoring in Marketing
Elyse Kistler - Senior, Majoring in Communication Studies
Laura Kuntzmann - Senior, Majoring in English Literature & Secondary Special Education
Maddy Shaak - Senior, Majoring in Public Health
Reggie Smith - Senior, Majoring in Religious Studies
Laura Sposato - Senior, Majoring in Sociology
Sami Stalford - Senior, Majoring in Biology
Gabby Terry - Senior, Majoring in Psychology
Tyler Zellner - Sophomore, Majoring in Economics & Finance
Want to start a new club? Email Jackie Aliotta at email@example.com
Want to start a new Sports Club? Email Steve Gambino at firstname.lastname@example.org
New to ORGSYNC?
OrgSync is the way that all student organizations are managed at WCU. Everything you need to know about managing your OrgSync account can be found under the resources page. You can click the graphic below to be directed to the resources page.
Ram Pride Spotlights
If you have club news you want to spotlight, please forward that information Charlie Warner at email@example.com
Important Forms for Student Organization Management
STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURES - Student_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions