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 293 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

Students NEW (first-year & transfer) to WCU for Fall 2016: Please complete the Student Involvement Interest Inventory today!
Follow this link to create your OrgSync profile (with your WCU email credentials) 
& complete the "form"! 
https://orgsync.com/29326/forms/201728
 


The re-registration process for clubs and organizations continues with the following groups still not in compliance:

Sisters United 

Please connect with cwarner@wcupa.edu to get your organization fully re-registered.  


RECORD BREAKING YEAR

We are pleased to report that we have broken yet another record regarding attendance at our leadership programs for the 2015-16 academic year.  This past year saw 3,524 students participating in our campus-wide leadership programming, a 23% increase from the year before.


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)


Student Involvement Fair

Fall 2016

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

11 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on the Academic Quad on North Campus

Don't miss this opportunity to get involved!!!


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.  Check back here for information as we get closer to the fall semester. 

Any questions, please contact the Graduate Assistant at leadershipga@wcupa.edu   


 


EXPLORE RESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SERIES

Close to two hundred students participated in the Explore Residential Leadership Series this semester.  Thank you to the Office of Residence Life for their incredible partnership as we brought leadership literally to the doorstep of our students.  We look forward to this same partnership next year.  


The Office of Student Leadership & Involvement welcomes the new staff of Leadership Consultants and Involvement Coordinators:

Natalie Brodine - Sophomore, Majoring in Business Marketing

Olivia Campbell - Senior, Majoring in Communication Studies

Ashley Cifarelli - Junior, Majoring in Public Health/Health Promotion

Joshua Dandridge - Senior, Majoring in Accounting

Mohammad Farooq - Senior, Majoring in Biology

Angelique Geronimo - Junior, Majoriing in Nursing

Mackenzie Grogan - Sophomore, Majoring in Communicative Disorders

Karlie Hisler - Junior, Majoring in Marketing

Elyse Kistler - Senior, Majoring in Communication Studies

Laura Kuntzmann - Senior, Majoring in English Literature & Secondary Special Education

Maddy Shaak - Senior, Majoring in Public Health

Reggie Smith - Senior, Majoring in Religious Studies

Laura Sposato - Senior, Majoring in Sociology

Sami Stalford - Senior, Majoring in Biology

Gabby Terry - Senior, Majoring in Psychology

Tyler Zellner - Sophomore, Majoring in Economics & Finance


Want to start a new club?  Email Jackie Aliotta at jaliotta@wcupa.edu

Want to start a new Sports Club?  Email Steve Gambino at sgambino@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 Charlie Warner at cwarner@wcupa.edu


Important Forms for Student Organization Management 

STUDENT ORGANIZATION RE-REGISTRATION PROCEDURESStudent_Organization_Re_Registration_Instructions


 

Upcoming Events 
Title Organization Date/Time
Shabbat Services and Dinner Hillel 9/2/16
6:00pm-9:00pm
Fall Involvement Fair SLI 9/7/16
11:00am-3:00pm
Havdalah Hillel 9/24/16
6:00pm-9:00pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah Hillel 10/2/16
6:30pm-8:00pm
Rosh Hashanah Hillel 10/3/16
8:00am-12:00pm
Yom Kippur Hillel 10/12/16
All Day
Promukkah Hillel 11/19/16
7:00pm-10:30pm
Shabbat Services and Dinner Hillel 1/27/17
6:00pm-9:00pm
Purim Carnival Hillel 3/8/17
10:00am-5:00pm
Shabbat Services and Dinner Hillel 3/24/17
6:00pm-9:00pm