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
It's Time To Nominate for WCU Campus-wide Leadership Awards!
Please nominate fellow students, outstanding projects, great
club/organizations, fantastic advisors for consideration. The Annual
Student Leadership Awards process has started. Please go to
http://orgsync.com/32065/files/943146/show to read about the individual
awards and go to http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/184277 to nominate.
Mark your Calendar!
The 29th Annual Student Leadership Experience, sponsored by State Farm, will take place on Friday, February 19, 2016 from 4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Great keynote, fantastic break out sessions, phenomenal catered dinner and if you complete the event, a long-sleeve t-shirt as a give-away. This event is sponsored by State Farm and is free as long as you show up.
Register here: http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/171543
EVENT IS ALMOST CLOSED - LESS THAN 20 SPOTS LEFT.
We had over 1,850 participants in our fall 2015 leadership programs. That breaks last year's record by over 650.
Leadership 400: The Keystone Series is now closed.
All spaces have been filled. If you wanted to participate and waited too long, we will repeat this series in Spring 2017.
Leadership Consultant/Involvement Coordinator
Search has begun for 2016-17
We are searching for the next Leadership Consultants and are excited to introduce our newest volunteer position - Involvement Coordinators. If you have any interest in either of these fantastic leadership positions on campus for the 2016-17 academic year, please attend one of our informational meetings:
February 11, 2016 (Thursday) at 3:00 p.m. in Sykes 10B
February 12, 2016 (Friday) at 1:00 p.m. in Sykes 10B
Here is the link to the application for both positions: http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/174946
Women Leading Up Leadership Series
Women Leading Up Leadership Series, sponsored by Enterprise Rent-A-Car had it's best semester ever this past fall, with hundreds of women taking advantage of this great series. Please note the following dates for programs this spring semester:
March 18, 2016 in Sykes Ballroom C starting at 3:00 p.m.
April 15, 2016 in Sykes Ballroom C starting at 3:00 p.m.
To register to attend any/all of these programs, or questions -
please contact Suzanne Hochberg at email@example.com
LEADERSHIP SPOTLIGHT PROGRAM
DISC Personality - Where Will You Fall??
February 11, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in Sykes Union Ballroom C
Featuring: Jackie Boatright, Talent Development Director at W.L. Gore & Associates.
Spotlight programs are open to everyone.
You can pre-register to participate at http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/181923
EXPLORE RESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SERIES
No pre-registration required. Just come to the programs and participate. To receive certificate, you must attend all four topic programs. You can go to any residence hall you want to accomplish this goal.
February 8th - Failure is Fascinating...How to Bounce Back in Tyson Multi-purpose room at 7 - 8 p.m.
February 9th - Motivation in University Hall Lounge at 6-7 p.m.
February 10th - Motivation in Allegheny Multi-purpose room at 6-7 p.m.
February 10th - Failure is Fascinating..How to Bounce Back in Schmidt Hall 1st Floor Lounge at 7-8 p.m.
February 11th - is Failure is Fascinating..How to Bounce Back in Commonwealth Multi-purpose room at 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
2015 - 2016 Leadership Consultants:
Alex Bowers - Sports Clubs, Nikki Cattan - Greek Letter Organizations, Anjelica Finore - Marketing & Promotion LC, Sarah Garner - Leadership in Sports & Honor Societies, Samantha 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
Want to start a new club? Email Jackie Aliotta at firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to start a new Sports Club? Email Steve Gambino at email@example.com
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
Congratulations to our newest recognized student organizations:
Alpha Psi Omega - Theatre Honor Society
Med Life Service Organization
Important Forms for Student Organization Management
STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURES - Student_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions