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!
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 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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to start a new Sports Club? Email Michael Reno 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.
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Important Forms for Student Organization Management
STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURES - Student_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions