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.
Uphold the Purple & Gold
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com with any questions.
Current Registered Clubs
Accounting Honor Society- Beta Alpha Psi
African Student Association (AFRISA)
Alpha Delta Pi
Alpha Epsilon Pi
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
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
Asian Students Association
Association for Women's Empowerment
B.O.D.Y. Peace (Be One Desired You)
Black & Latino Greek Council
Black Men United
Black Student Union
Bringing Hope Home
Catholic Newman Student Association/Center
Chemistry- Gamma Sigma Epsilon
Chi Upsilon Sigma National Latin Sorority, Inc.
Circle K International
Colleges Against Cancer
Creative Writing Club
Criminal Justice Association
CrossSeekers (Baptist Student Ministry)
Darlington Biological Society
Delta Phi Epsilon
EARTH (Environmental Association for Repairing of the Habitat)
Economics and Finance Society
Education- Kappa Delta Pi (KDP)
Environmental Health Club
Exercise Science Club
Field Hockey club
Foreign Languages- Alpha Mu Gamma
Forensics Speech and Debate Team of WCU
High Street Harmonix
Hillel Jewish Student Union
Honors Student Association
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Kappa Delta Rho
Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc.
Latino American Student Organization
Literacy (Reading)- Alpha Upsilon Alpha
Lutheran Student Association
Management Honor Society-Sigma Iota Epsilon
Men's Club Soccer
Men's Club Volleyball
Men's Club Water Polo
Mens Ice Hockey Club
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
Pennsylvania Collegiate Music Educators Association
Pharmaceutical Product Development Club
Phi Beta Sigma
Phi Epsilon Kappa, Kinesiology Honor Society
Phi Gamma Delta/FIJI
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia
Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity
Phi Sigma Sigma
Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity
Pi Kappa Phi
Poise Beauty Club
Political Science Club
Precise Fashion Organization
Public Health Club
Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)
Purple and Gold Club
Residence Hall Association
Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Sigma Alpha Iota
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc.
Sigma Lambda Beta
Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Incorporated
Sigma Phi Epsilon
Ski & Snowboard Club
Slow Food WCU
Sociology- Alpha Kappa Delta
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
Swing Dance Club
Swope Ensemble Association (SEA)
Sykes Union Advisory Board
Under A Rest A Cappella
University Avenue Math Club
University Dance Company
Video Game Club
The College Democrats
WCU Swim Club
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
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 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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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