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 over 280 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

WCU Students: Do you want to be the first to know when we open registration for different leadership development opportunities on campus? If so, please complete this brief form to make sure that you are always in the know with what's going on in the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement

Follow this link to complete the form: https://orgsync.com/29326/forms/215532


Congratulations to the following award winners from this year's 20th Annual Student Leadership Awards:

Madeleine Wing Adler Emerging Leaders:  Rodney Kaplan, Hannah Laboski & Claire McCreavy

WCU Leaders of the Year:  Angelique Geronimo, Montana Leaks, Ryan Long & Elizabeth McDevitt

Outstanding Senior Leader Awards:  Kellen Kane, Shannon Shiring, Reginald Smith, Sami Stalford

Club Sportspersons of the Year:  Katie Diaz – Equestrian Club & Robert “RJ” Zoba – Men’s Lacrosse Club

Beverly Domenick Award for Leadership:  Tatiana Greer

People’s Choice & Citizen Leader Award:  Olivia Campbell

Golden Ram Award – Michael Moriarty, Jr.

Mary Anderson Media Award – Sunny Morgan

Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year:  Sarah Tansits

Leadership in Sustainability – Katherine Hood

Outstanding Mentoring Award – Montana Leaks

Community Service Leadership Award – Delta Chi Fraternity

Diane DeVestern Ethical Leadership Award – Mohammad Farooq

Thomas J. Purce Organization Advisor of the Year:  Sabrina Rightmer for The Abbe’ Society

Best Student Club Collaboration:  InterFaith Dinner with Muslim Student Association, Lutheran Student Association, Catholic Newman Center, Young Life, CRU, and Hillel Jewish Student Union

Organization of the Year:  Halloween Stomp 5K sponsored by Bringing Hope Home

Most Improved Student Organization: Student Nurses’ Association of Pennsylvania

                                                                                Student Government Association

Matthew J. Bricketto Organization of the Year: Colleges Against Cancer


Leadership Consultants for 2017-2018

Kristen Baschoff - Rising Senior - English Literature

Kyleigh Bleacher - Rising Senior - Music Education: Voice and Music Therapy

Joshua Dandridge - Senior - Accounting

Timothy French - Rising Senior - Cell and Molecular Biology

Angelique Geronimo - Rising Senior - Nursing

Christine Hicks - Rising Senior - Nursing

Rodney Kaplan - Rising Junior - Political Science and Economics

Laura Kuntzmann - Senior - English Literature Secondary Education

Amanda Lee - Rising Senior - Marketing

Matthew Leinhauser - Rising Junior - Computer Science

Taylor McCahan - Rising Senior - Communications Studies

Claire McCreavy - Rising Senior - Public Health/Health Promotion

Morgan Newton - Rising Senior - Communication Sciences and Disorders

N. Sam Pettinati - Rising Senior - Public Heath

 

Congratulations to the new team!

 


Women Leading Up Leadership Series

Sponsored, in part, by Enterprise Rent-A-Car  

Spring 2017 Schedule

April 28, 2017 (Friday) starting at 3:00 p.m. in Sykes Union Ballrooms

  Any questions, please contact the Graduate Assistant at leadershipga@wcupa.edu  


Congratulations to our new Involvement Coordinators for 2017-2018

Lauren Bishop, Rising Junior - Business/Marketing Major

Alexa DiFilippo, Rising Junior - Business/Marketing Major

Madison Paradise, Rising Senior - Finance/Economics Major

Kevin Wagner, Rising Junior - Business/Management Major

 


Fun Fact:  Over 1,000 students participated in one or more of our leadership programs this spring 2017.


Even Better Fact:  Combined with fall 2016, we had over 2,500 students participate in one or more of our leadership programs this past year!


Please remember to re-register your student organization with your Leadership Consultant by the end of the semester.


Congratulations to Men’s Lacrosse Club –

2017 National College Lacrosse League National Champions

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Please see listed below the Leadership Consultants and the clubs they are working with this academic year. The Leadership Resource Center is located in the Center for Student Involvement on the second floor of Sykes Student Union

Olivia Campbell - Religious & Service Organizations

Joshua Dandridge - Political & Activism Organizations, Academic Clubs from Accounting to English

Mohammad Farooq - Special Interest Organizations

Angelique Geronimo - Musical Organizations

                  Elyse Kistler - Media & Publication Organizations, Academic Clubs from Environmental Health to Philosophy

Laura Kuntzmann - Social Equity & Diversity Organizations

Maddy Shaak - Leadership in Varsity Athletics

Reggie Smith - Governing Organizations, Academic Clubs from Political Science to Women in Science

Laura Sposato - Honor Societies

Sami Stalford - Sports Clubs

Gabby Terry - Greek Letter Organizations

For general "How to Get Involved" questions, please contact anyone of our Involvement Coordinators found in the Center for Student Involvement on the second floor of Sykes Student Union. 

Natalie Brodine - Ashley Cifarelli - Mackenzie Grogan - Karli Hisler 


Want to start a new club?  Email Jackie Aliotta at jaliotta@wcupa.edu

Want to start a new Sports Club?  Email Michael Reno at mreno@wcupa.edu  


 


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.

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Ram Pride Spotlights

Congratulations to Super Moms and CrossFit Club for becoming our newest student organizations!

If you have club news you want to spotlight, please forward that information to Olivia Campbell at oc808916@wcupa.edu or Laura Sposato at ls811234@wcupa.edu


Important Forms for Student Organization Management 

STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURESStudent_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions


 

Upcoming Events 
Title Organization Date/Time
SGA Senate Meeting SGA 8/29/17
7:15pm-9:15pm