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


Executive Leadership Series for Fall 2016 is now accepting applications. All executive board members of any recognized student organization can attend.  Please go to the following link  http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/208486 to sign up to participate.  Every participant who completes the five part series receives a free fleece and is recognized at our fall Certificate Ceremony.


Register today for the 9th Annual Multicultural Student Leadership Conference

October 14, 2016

4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Open to all West Chester University students.  Free Food!, Free give-aways! Free Sweatshirt to the first 100 registrants.  Don't wait - Register today!

http://orgsync.com/29326/forms/214953


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)


Thanks for helping make this year's

Student Involvement Fair the

Largest in history!

See list of clubs that were at the event here:  http://orgsync.com/29326/files/1059596/show

See list of businesses that were at event here:  http://orgsync.com/29326/files/1059713/show

See which WCU Offices that were present at event here:  http://orgsync.com/29326/files/1060685/show


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:

September 30, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in Sykes Student Union Ballrooms B,C

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 leadershipga@wcupa.edu   


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 cwarner@wcupa.edu 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

   


Please see listed below the Leadership Consultants and the clubs they will be working with this upcoming 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 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

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
Jamie Tworkowski Talk TWLOHA-WCU 9/29/16
8:00pm-10:00pm
WCU's Homecoming T-Shirts GSA 9/29/16 - 10/12/16
All Day
WiCSC Meeting WiCSC 9/29/16
7:30pm-8:30pm
Shabbat Services and Dinner Hillel 9/30/16
6:00pm-9:00pm
WCU vs. Villanova WCUWIH 10/1/16
3:15pm-4:30pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah Hillel 10/2/16
6:30pm-8:00pm
Rosh Hashanah Hillel 10/3/16
8:00am-12:00pm
AXA Presents "Backpacks to Briefcases" Economics and Finance Society 10/3/16
6:00pm-7:30pm
Silent Disco SAC 10/4/16
7:00pm-10:00pm
Havdalah Hillel 10/8/16
6:00pm-9:00pm