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 292 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
Register today to participate in the
Global Engagement Leadership Conference
Thank you for your interest in registering to participate in the first annual Global Engagement Leadership Conference, scheduled to be held on Friday, November 4, 2016 in Sykes Student Union. Featuring a fantastic keynote address and an array of breakout educational sessions all with the goal of helping you create your own personal definition of global leadership and to start creating your own personal global leadership network of fellow students, faculty, staff, and invited guest speakers. As a professional development opportunity, this conference will become a talking point as you interview for your first jobs, internships, and graduate programs. This event is free to you.
Click on this link to register: http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/221909
Registration for the Spring Student Organization Fair will open up on November 1, 2016. Spring Student Organization Fair will take place on February 1, 2017
Check back here for registration link on November 1st
Register today for the 2nd Annual Women's Leadership Conference
The 2nd Annual Women's Leadership Conference is an amazing opportunity to start writing your own leadership story at WCU!
DATE: Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016
TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Lunch is on us!)
WHERE: Sykes Student Union
Using the theme "Building Bridges," the event will focus on building leadership skills and creating a positive community for women-identified students on campus.
Registration is available below. But don’t hesitate: The registration form must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, and there are a limited number of spaces available!
This event is sponsored by the Women’s Center, the Office of Student Leadership and the Department of Women's and Gender Studies. For more information, e-mail email@example.com .
Link to registration form: http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/203910
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. Dates for this Fall's programs are:
October 28, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in Sykes Student Union Ballrooms B,C
November 18, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in Sykes Student Union Ballrooms B,C
Any questions, please contact the Graduate Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cultural Immersion Trip - Italy (Spring Break 2017)
Come to Italy with the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement during Spring Break 2017. Our cultural immersion trip in 2017 will visit Verona, Venice, Florence and Rome on a whirlwind tour of Italy during Spring Break 2017. You won't miss any classes and you will have the time of your life as you travel with fellow WCU students through this beautiful part of Italy. The trip cost is all-inclusive. If you are interested, please email Charlie Warner at email@example.com and he will send you details. We will also be hosting an information sessions in Sykes Student Union on September 16, 2016 (5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.) in the Center for Student Involvement
EXPLORE RESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SERIES
October 31, 2016 (Monday)
Goshen Hall Lobby (6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.) - Attitude & Risks
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 - Tyler Zellner
Want to start a new club? Email Jackie Aliotta at firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to start a new Sports Club? Email Michael Reno at email@example.com
Congratulations to September's Ram Pride Rock Star - Angiliska Morell
Congratulations to September's RAMdom Excellence: Criminal Justice Association
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
Important Forms for Student Organization Management
STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURES - Student_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions