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JOIN A STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Cal State LA is home to over 130 student organizations that represents a variety of student interests and plan hundreds of events each year. The student organizations represents the following themes: academic, cultural, political, professional, religious, spiritual, service, social, and recreational. These groups provide limitless opportunities to achieve an active role on campus and to pursue individual interests. The drop down menus below includes a list of recognized organizations and their mission statements to help you find out more about what these groups have to offer. Finding a student organization that is right for you involves taking risks and trying new things!

1. Come to the City of Orgs on August 22nd from 11am-3pm and Fraternity & Sorority Info Night on August 22nd from 5pm-8pm in the University-Student Union Plaza.

2. Be on the lookout for fliers, banners, or postcards that advertise student group meetings and events. Attending these activities is a great and easy way to start your on-campus involvement.

3. Visit the Center for Student Involvement where you can find contact and program information for recognized student organizations.

4. Fill out the Interest Form. Want to learn more about specific clubs or groups? Complete and send the Center for Student Involvement the Interest Form attached and we will forward your questions and information to groups you specify.


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STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS


Academic


Academic Honors Association
To build unity among Academic Honors Association past and present, host social and community events, recruit prospective scholars, and maintain an elite academic and social status as students of California State University, Los Angeles.
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American Association of Airport Executives
To establish both social and business relationships with people in the fields of airport management and its allied professions. To establish both social and business relationships with people in the fields of airport management and its allied professions.
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American Society of Civil Engineers
To stimulate an interest in Civil Engineering.
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers
To stimulate an interest in Mechanical Engineering.
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American Society of Mircobiology



Art History Society



Association of Latino Professionals For America
To experience promote academic career issues concerning the professions of finance and accounting.
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Association of Student Anthropologists

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Business Honors Association



Chemistry & Biochemistry Club
To provide a social and professional environment for interested students in chemistry and biochemistry fields.
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Child Development Association
To provide support and resources for children and their families in our community.
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Chinese Study Club
To support and develop the way of students' learning style in Mandarin language.
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Criminal Justice Student Association
To further the academic and professional interest of criminal justice students currently enrolled at Cal State LA.
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CubeSat Project

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English Graduate student Association



Financial Management Association
To assist in the professional, educational, and social development of college students interested in finance.
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Food Science & Technology Club
To foster a close relationship among Food Science and Technology program students and faculty at Cal State LA.
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Forensics Speech and Debate
To provide as many varied and meaningful forensic activities as possible to all interested students.
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Kinesiology and Exercise Science Club

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Latin American Studies Society



Lobby Day Caucus
To engage in fundraising activities to support attendance of social work students at Cal State LA at the annual NASW Lobby Days event.
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Marketing Analytics & Research Student club

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Masters of Social Work Student Organization
To develop students understanding about social work and advocacy in efforts to promote change for the betterment of individuals.
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Math Club
To increase educational opportunities, promoting professional and personal growth.
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Philosophy Club
To provide an environment conducive to philosophical discourse.
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Pre-Dental Association



Pre-Health Dreamers Chapter

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Pre-Law Society
To provide an opportunity for interested students to acquire relevant information about law school or a career in law.
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Public Health Student Association
To encourage academic achievement, promote unity, enhance student knowledge, create strong relationships and lasting bonds through mentoring, networking, and community outreach.
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School Psychology Student Association



School-Based Family Counseling Student Association

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Statement Magazine

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Student Dietetic Association

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Student Nurses Association



Students United to Reach Goals in Education

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Culturally Focused


Armenian Student Association



Black Student Union
To establish and maintain communication among members of the African academic community of Cal State LA.
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Hermanas Unidas
To reach out to the Latina/o Community and provide resources as well as a family networking system.
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Hermanos Unidos
To provide students with tools and support necessary for success in college and professional fields through the bond of brotherhood.
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Kalahi Filipino American Student Organization
To share knowledge by offering help among members in their academics and life in general.
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Korean Student Association
To develop Korean ingenuity in campus life.
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Saudi Students Association in Los Angeles

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The Queer Connection
To be representative and servant of the people in the Gay community and to those communities surrounding Cal State LA.
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Fraternities


Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity



Beta Gamma Nu Fraternity

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Delta Sigma Chi Fraternity, Inc.

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Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

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Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
To develop leaders and create innovative ways to unite the Latino Community.
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Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity
To provide a structured environment in which friendships can thrive, foster brotherhood, leadership, scholarship, citizenship, and personal development.
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Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc.
To educate society's knowledge and awareness, of the Latino population.
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Sigma Nu Fraternity, Inc.
To form strong ties of Brotherhood through Love, Truth, and Honor.
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Zeta Beta Tau

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Honor Society


Alpha Phi Sigma, Mu Tau Chapter
To elevate the ethical standards of the criminal justice professions and to sustain in the public mind the benefit and necessity of education and professional training.
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Alpha Tau Delta, Nursing Association



Beta Alpha Psi, Accounting Honor Society
To encourage and foster the ideal of service as the basis of the accounting profession.
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Gamma Theta Upsilon, Geography Honor Society



Lambda Alpha Epsilon



National Society of Collegiate Scholars



Phi Alpha Theta



Psi Chi International Honor Society



Salute (Veterans) National Honor Society



Tau Beta Phi



Tau Eta Chapter of the Phi Alpha Social Work Honor Society
To recognize and promote scholastic achievement among students and faculty involved in the undergraduate or graduate social work program at Cal State LA.
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Professional


Accounting Society

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Association of Student Social Workers
To promote unity among Social Work Students at California State University, Los Angeles.
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Formula SAE

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Hispanic Business Society
To improve the lives of CSULA students by encouraging the development of well trained leaders and professional skills for successful careers.
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I am Pre-Med

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Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
To further the knowledge of the theory and practice of electronics, communications, and other related fields of engineering and science.
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Los Angeles Student Association for Behavior Analysis

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Marketing Club
To prepare students who are interested in careers in marketing, retail, selling and sales management with the essential discipline skills.
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Phi Pi Alpha



Pre-Physician Assistant Association

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Professional in Human Resource Association



Public Relations Student Society of America

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Religious/Spiritual


Christians on Campus

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Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at CSULA


Service


Circle K

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Global Brigades
To organize medical and dental brigades to rural communities in developing nations with the goal of ultimately spreading awareness of global health disparities and improving equality of life in those same communities.
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Health Careers Advisement Office

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Rehabilitation Counseling Association
To operate as non profit public benefit student organization and is not organized for the private gain of any person.
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Sororities


Alpha Sigma Tau
To promote a sense of sisterhood among its members.
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Alpha Theta Pi Sorority, Inc.
To further social activities and participation in charitable works.
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Chi Sigma Phi
To encourage its members to interact with one another, be productive members of the community, learn and share various Asian cultural backgrounds.
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Delta Phi Epsilon

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Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.



Delta Zeta
To stimulate one another in the pursuit of knowledge, to promote the moral and social culture of its members.
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Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc.
To promote the traditional values of unity, honesty, integrity, and leadership among women.
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Kappa Zeta Phi
To provide an opportunity for lasting friendship and sisterhood, to develop the individual in the areas of wholesome attitudes and ideals.
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Lambda Theta Alpha, Latin Sorority Inc.
To establish a bond similar to that of sisterhood by being a recognized and established chapter, through community activism, as well as academic and social support.
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Lambda Theta Nu Sorority, Inc.
To promote the advancement of Latinas through various campus activities and community service.
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Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc.



Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
To promote the cause of education by encouraging the highest standards of scholarship through scientific, literary, cultural and education programs.
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Special Interest


Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
To provide CSLA students with the opportunity to participate in the annual AUV at Cal State L.A.
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BAJA SAE

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Ballroom Dancing Club
To provide an opportunity to practice ballroom dance skills in a social environment.
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CAESAR



Cal State LA Veg

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Chicanos for Community Medicine



Coding Club

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Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles

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Eagle Jiu-Jitsu
Learn and share knowledge of Jiu-Jitsu, to practice Jiu-Jitsu, to go and witness Jiu-jitsu at Jiu-jitsu events, and to spread the love and joy of Jiu-jitsu.
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Early Entrance Program Club (EEP)
To create and reinforce an environment conducive to the social and academic development of Early Entrance Program students.
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Earthquake Engineering Research Institute
To promote student interest in the field of Earthquake Engineering Research.
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Golden Eagle Productions
To enter various media industries encompassing: television, film, animation, news, sports, journalism, advertising, public relations, and media management.
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Golden Eagle Radio
To provide a wide range of quality music, entertainment, and news for the East Los Angeles area.
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Graphic Artist Union of Golden Eagles



Gravitas Animation Society



Infinite Eagle



International Socialist Organization



Leadership Development Association



League of Legends Club
To foster strong teams building skills in players by emphasizing the value of cooperation and openness to change.
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Mad Scientist



Mujeres Activas de Letras y Cambios Sociales



National Society of Black Engineers



Project Rebound/SHU



Relevance Dance Community

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Spirit Squad
To work as a team to overcome challenges to further increase our love and desire to perform.
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Tespa

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Young Americans for Freedom
To promote conservative ideals and help educate students on what a conservative believes in, and assist in creating open discussion about conservatism and its beliefs.
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HOW TO START A NEW STUDENT ORGANIZATION


Starting a new student club or organization at Cal State LA not only adds to the variety of communities available on campus but is also easy to do! This page contains the forms and information you will need to successfully complete the New Student Organization Recognition process. It is through student organizations that Cal State LA’s spirit and traditions are created and preserved. Thank you for taking the initiative to begin a new student organization!

Any time throughout the process you need assistance with your organization, please contact us at
(323) 343-5110, or come by the Center for Student Involvement office,
located in the University-Student Union, Room 204


PROCEDURE TO APPLY FOR RECOGNITION AS A NEW STUDENT ORGANIZATION


1. Submit the following to the Center for Student Involvement(CSI)

  • A completed Student Organization Petition for Recognition containing the names, signatures, and CIN of at least 30 currently enrolled Cal State LA students (in blue or black ink only).
  • A completed Student Organization Roster with the names of at least five currently enrolled California State University, Los Angeles students who are, or have stated in writing an intent to be, members of your organization (in blue or black ink only).
  • A completed Student Organization Officer Information Form with the names and the contact information of at least five officers. All officers of the new organization must be currently enrolled or continuing Cal State LA students, in good standing at the University, with a Cal State LA cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher. Please complete this form online, print, and have all officers and advisors sign this form prior to submitting it to CSI.

  • Club Presidents and Treasurers must also meet the following requirements:


    All candidate (new) and incumbent (returning) officers of the organization must meet the following minimum eligibility requirements established for Minor Student Representatives Student Officers per CSU Executive Order 1068 and AP 802.

    Minimum Academic Qualifications:

  • Must be matriculated and enrolled.
  • Must be in good standing and not on probation of any kind.
  • Undergraduate students must maintain a miniumum overall 2.0 grade point average each semester.
  • Graduate Students must maintain a minimum 3.0 grade point average each term to be considered in good standing.


  • Incumbent Unit Load:

  • Undergraduate students must earn six(6) semester units per term while holding office. Graduate and credential students must earn three (3) semester units per term while holding office.


  • Incumbent Maximum Allowable Units:

  • Undergraduate students are allowed to earn a maximum of 150 semester units or 125 percent of the units required for a specific baccalaureate degree objective, whichever is greater. Graduate and credential students are allowed to earn a maximum of 50 semester units or 167 percent of the units required for the graduate or credential objective, whichever is greater.
  • Students holding more than this number of units are ineligible for minor student government office.
  • Signed Standards for Student Conduct: Hazing and Non Discrimination section (included on the Student Organization Officer Information Form) that affirm that the organization members will not haze, or restrict membership on the basis of race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, color, age, gender, gender identification, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, political affiliation, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other classification that precludes a person from consideration as an individual. (Note: Social fraternities and sororities are exempt from membership practices based on gender under the provisions of Section 86.14 of Title IX, United States Code).
  • Presidents must initial the ORGANIZATION HANDBOOK ACKNOWLEDGEMENT section to acknowledge they have been directed to the electronic PDF format of the CSI Student Organization Handbook on-line through the CSI website and that it is the responsibility of its officers and group members to read, understand, and comply with the policies and procedures and any revisions made to the handbook.
  • All student organization officers and advisors must also review and sign the Cal State LA ALCOHOL PROCEDURES & PREVENTION RESOURCES form.


  • The Center for Student Involvement will conduct eligibility verification for president and treasurer positions each semester in collaboration with the University Registrar's office.

2. Submit your Organization's Constituation and Bylaws

  • Include a statement of purpose, definition of categories of membership and rules of procedure. The California Code of Regulations requires that student organizations submit a local campus organization constitution. A sample of a local constitution and by-laws is included and can be found here.
  • A copy of the Constitution and By-laws of any parent organization with which your organization is affiliated, including any group that assists your organization financially or who has authority over your organization in any way must also be submitted to CSI.

3. Attend the next scheduled required Organizational Developement Meetings

    Fall 2018 Spring 2019
    Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 9 AM - 2 pm   |   U-SU Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 9 AM - 2 pm   |   U-SU

    Once all the required information listed above has been submitted to the CSI, it will be reviewed for accuracy and completeness. The new organization will be notified within approximately fifteen (15) school days regarding University recognition.

4. Attend the Sexual Violence Prevention and Resources Training

Cal State LA fraternities and sororities seeking or maintaining university recognition will be required to send 100% of their members to attend a Sexual Violence Prevention & Resources Training (SVPT) during the academic year. Non-Greek clubs and organizations will be required to send at least two (2) members to SVPT prior to registering and holding authorized events with alcohol or at venues where is alcohol is served. For more information on the dates and to RSVP please contact CSI at 323-343-5110.



OFFICE HOURS
Mon - Thu : 8:00am - 6:00pm
Fri : 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
5154 State University Drive
Room 204, U-SU
Los Angeles, CA 90032
Phone: 323-343-5110
Fax: 323-343-5101
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