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 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.

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WELCOME JACKIE ALIOTTA !!!!

We are pleased to welcome Jackie Aliotta as the new Assistant Director of Student Leadership & Involvement. Jackie joins us from University of Maryland Baltimore County where she served the last four years, first as a Facilities Coordinator and then as an Events Coordinator. While at UMBC, she also taught a first year seminar.  She has had experience as a Co-Lead Facilitator for ACUI's I-LEAD, Cluster Facilitator for LeaderShape, and Silver Circle Facilitator for Alpha Phi. Jackie is a West Chester Alum, having graduated with a Communications degree in 2009. Jackie will be working with a number of initiatives including SAIL, Women Leading Up, OrgSync, Involvement Fairs, and serving as the point person for new groups forming on campus. She can be reached at jaliotta@wcupa.edu.

Please join us in welcoming Jackie to West Chester University!  


Registration is now open!

Sign up to participate in the 8th Annual Multicultural Student Leadership Conference held in Sykes Student Union on Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free to all West Chester University students and includes lunch, give-aways, keynote and educational sessions.

Please click on this link to sign-up:  https://orgsync.com/29326/forms/153731


Fall Executive Board Retreat Registration

      A FEW SPACES STILL AVAILABLE!

to be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at the Alumni & Foundation Center on West Chester University's campus - right on Matlack Street.  Only executive board members can participate. 

Please remember that whoever signs up the club needs to have everyone's email address, phone number and T-Shirt size available. 

please click on the following link to sign up: http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/140852


Spring Break 2016 in Barcelona & Madrid, Spain! Who's coming???

Come to Barcelona and Madrid Spain during Spring Break 2016 with West Chester University on our annual Cultural Immersion Trip. Come relax, learn about a foreign country, eat the local food, and enjoy the sites and sounds that only Barcelona and Madrid can offer.  The cost until the end of August which is all-inclusive is just under $3,000.00.  A bargain for this kind of trip knowing that Barcelona is one of the most popular destinations for foreign travel.  If you are interested, come to one of our interest sessions set for the following date and times here in Sykes Student Union at the end of August:

August 25, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. in Sykes Union 10A

August 26, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. in Sykes Union 210

August 27, 2015 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. in Sykes Union 210

August 31, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. in Sykes Union 210

Price will go up starting September 1st, so don't hesitate to lock in your price before then!!!


The Fall Involvement Fair is quickly approaching!

Want to get more involved? Do you want to showcase your organization and recruit new members? The Involvement Fair is the place for all these things and more! The Involvement Fair is Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 (rain date: Friday, September 4th) on the Academic Quad! Come meet 180+ of our student clubs and organizations, and learn how to get involved on campus! The Involvement Fair also features OVER 20 departments and programs on campus in addition to OVER 20 businesses in the West Chester community. There will be free food, giveaways, coupons to local businesses and much more. Grab the Ram by the Horns and get involved WCU! This is a great event to see what West Chester has to offer out of the classroom. Email Jackie Aliotta at jaliotta@wcupa.edu with any questions.

Current Registered Clubs

Accounting Honor Society- Beta Alpha Psi

Accounting Society

Active Minds

Actuary Society

African Student Association (AFRISA)

Alchemists' Club

Alpha Delta Pi

Alpha Epsilon Pi

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Alpha Phi

Alpha Phi Alpha

Alpha Phi Omega

Alpha Sigma Alpha

Alpha Sigma Tau

Alpha Tau Omega

Alpha Xi Delta

American Marketing Association

American Sign Language Club

Animal Behavior Club

Anime Club

Art Club

Asian Students Association

Association for Women's Empowerment

Autism Speaks

B.O.D.Y. Peace (Be One Desired You)

Best Buddies

Black & Latino Greek Council

Black Men United

Black Student Union

Bowling Club

Bringing Hope Home

C.A.L.Y.P.S.O.

Catholic Newman Student Association/Center

Chemistry- Gamma Sigma Epsilon

Chi Upsilon Sigma National Latin Sorority, Inc.

Chinese Club

Circle K International

College Republicans

Colleges Against Cancer

Collegiate DECA

Creative Writing Club

Criminal Justice Association

CrossSeekers (Baptist Student Ministry)

Cru

Dance Team

Darlington Biological Society

Delta Chi

Delta Phi Epsilon

Delta Zeta

EARTH (Environmental Association for Repairing of the Habitat)

Economics and Finance Society

Education- Kappa Delta Pi (KDP)

English Club

Environmental Health Club

Equestrian Club

Exercise Science Club

FeelGood WCU

Fencing Club

Field Hockey club

Fishing Club

Foreign Languages- Alpha Mu Gamma

Forensics Speech and Debate Team of WCU

French Club

Geography Club

German Club

Gospel Ministries

Gracenotes

High Street Harmonix

Hillel Jewish Student Union

History Club

Homecoming Committee

Honors Student Association

IMPACT Movement

Improv

Interfraternity Council

Italian Club

Japanese Club

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Kappa Delta Rho

Kappa Sigma

Kronum Club

Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc.

Latino American Student Organization 

LGBTQA

Linguistics Club

Literacy (Reading)- Alpha Upsilon Alpha

Lutheran Student Association

Management Honor Society-Sigma Iota Epsilon

Major Entertainment

Men's Club Soccer

Men's Club Volleyball

Men's Club Water Polo

Mens Ice Hockey Club

Men's Lacrosse

Men's Rugby

Men's Ultimate Frisbee

Mu Sigma Upsilon Multicultural Sorority, Inc.

Muslim Student Association

National Association of Black Accountants

National Council of Teachers of English

National Student Speech Language Hearing Association

Off-Campus and Commuter Assocication (OCCA)

Opera Theatre Ensemble

Outdoor Club

Panhellenic Council

Pennsylvania Collegiate Music Educators Association

Pharmaceutical Product Development Club

Phi Beta Sigma

Phi Epsilon Kappa, Kinesiology Honor Society

Phi Gamma Delta/FIJI

Phi Mu

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity

Phi Sigma Sigma

Philosophy Club

Photography Club

Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity

Pi Kappa Phi

Poise Beauty Club

Political Science Club

Precise Fashion Organization

Pre-Law Society

Pre-Medical Club

Psychology club

Public Health Club

Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)

Purple and Gold Club

Residence Hall Association

Roller Hockey

Shotokan Karate

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Sigma Alpha Iota

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc.

Sigma Lambda Beta

Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Incorporated

Sigma Phi Epsilon

Sigma Pi

Sisters United

Ski & Snowboard Club

Slackline Society

Slow Food WCU

Sociology- Alpha Kappa Delta

Sociology Club

Spanish Club

Student Activities Council

Student Dietetic Association

Student Government Association

Student Outreach to Urban Schools

Student Pennsylvania State Education Association (Student PSEA)

Student Veterans of America, WCU

Students for Liberty

Students for Sensible Drug Policy

Students in Communication

Students with Disabilities-Delta Alpha Pi Honors Society

Suspensions

Swing Dance Club

Swope Ensemble Association (SEA)

Sykes Union Advisory Board

The Quad

The Serpentine

Under A Rest A Cappella

University Ambassadors

University Avenue Math Club

University Dance Company

University Theater

Video Game Club

The College Democrats

WCU Rotaract

WCU Swim Club

WCUR

WCU Studios

Women in Science

Women's Club Lacrosse

Women's Club Soccer

Women's Ice Hockey

Women's Ruby Team (Varsity)

Women's Ultimate Frisbee

Women's Volleyball Club

Women's Water Polo Club

Wrestling Club

Young Life

Zeta Tau Alpha

 

 

 

 

 

 


2015 - 2016 Leadership Consultants:

Alex Bowers  - Sports Clubs, Nikki Cattan - Greek Letter Organizations, Anjelica Finore - Marketing & Promotion LC, Sarah Garner - Leadership in Sports & Honor SocietiesSamantha Lattie - Social Equity & Diversity Organizations, Haley Paiva - Special Interest Organizations, Dwayne Robinson - Musical Organizations, Brian Schwabenland - Media & Publications and Environmental Health to Political Science Club, Reggie Smith - Governing Organizations and Pre-Law to Women in Science, Sami Stalford - Political/Activism Organizations and Accounting to English,  Sarah Walker - Service & Religious Organizations


Welcome to our new Graduate Assistant, Suzanne Hochberg.  Suzanne is a second year Higher Education/Student Affairs Counseling Masters student from Princeton Junction, NJ. Suzanne will be working with Women Leading Up, S.A.I.L. (Students Actively Involved in Leadership), the Co-Curricular Portfolio and other projects for the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement


  Women Leading Up Leadership Series, sponsored by Enterprise Rent-A-Car  had it's best year ever in 2014-15, with hundreds of women taking advantage of this great series.  Please note the following dates for programs this fall semester:

September 25, 2015 in Sykes Ballroom C starting at 3:00 p.m.

October 30, 2015 in Sykes Ballroom C starting at 3:00 p.m.

November 20, 2015 in Sykes Ballroom C starting at 3:00 p.m.

Questions - please contact Jackie Aliotta at jaliotta@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

If you have club news you want to spotlight, please forward that information to Haley Paiva at hp790794@wcupa.edu or Sami Stalford at ss800937@wcupa.edu


Important Forms for Student Organization Management 

STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURESStudent_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions


 

Upcoming Events 
Title Organization Date/Time
SAC Weekend Movie: Avengers - Age of Ultron SAC 9/4/15
7:30pm-9:00pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Avengers - Age of Ultron SAC 9/4/15
10:30pm-11:45pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Furious 7 SAC 9/11/15
7:30pm-9:00pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Furious 7 SAC 9/11/15
10:30pm-11:45pm
College Fest 2015 SAC 9/12/15
9:00am-5:00pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Inside Out SAC 9/18/15
7:30pm-9:00pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Inside Out SAC 9/18/15
10:30pm-11:45pm
Sykes Union Expansion OPEN FORUM SLI 9/22/15
5:00pm-6:30pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Tomorrowland SAC 9/25/15
7:30pm-9:00pm
SAC Weekend Movie: Tomorrowland SAC 9/25/15
10:30pm-12:00am