Student Organization List

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JOIN A STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Cal State LA is home to over 100 student organizations that address a variety of issues and plan hundreds of events each year. The student organizations represent academic, cultural, political, professional, religious, spiritual, service, social, and recreational interests. 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. Attend the Student Organization and Activities Expo at the Fall Student Fest, an event that introduces new and continuing students to Cal State LA’s student life while assisting student organizations with recruitment and promotion.

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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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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Accounting Society
To provide students with information, skills and contacts that will assist them with their studies, CPA exams. career decisions, interviews and careers.
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Advocate Student Leaders
To promote interest of philanthropy within Cal State LA and the community.
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American Society of Civil Engineers
To stimulate an interest in Civil Engineering.
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Asociacion de Estudiantes de Español
To advocate and mediate in order to obtain and maintain a high quality of services for the students in Spanish Studies.
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Association of Latino Professionals For America
To experience promote academic career issues concerning the professions of finance and accounting.
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BAJA SAE
To provide members with insight into opportunities available to them in the various fields of engineering and science.
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Biomedical Engineering Society
To bring knowledge about biomedical engineering to the students of California State University, Los Angeles.
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Chemistry & Biochemistry Club
The purpose of this organization shall be 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 Students and Scholars Association
To help Chinese students at Cal State LA be successful in academy, promote greater awareness of Chinese culture on campus and provide social support to Chinese students.
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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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Engineers for a Sustainable World
To help create a sense of excitement and enthusiasm about solving technical development problems within a cultural and social context.
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English Graduate Student Association
To plan and hold an annual Graduate Conference in English Studies, whereby graduate students are given the opportunity to share research and enter the community of scholars.
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Fashion Association of Design Students
To stimulate mutual interest in the field of fashion design, merchandising and textiles.
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Financial Management Association
To assist in the professional, educational, and social development of college students interested in finance.
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Fine Art Club
To enrich the educational experience of all members interested in art.
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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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Golden Eagle Motorsports
To enable and facilitate students in gaining experience that is crucial in the Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology industries.
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Graphic Artists Union of Golden Eagles
To set the school agenda for the role of design in its economic, social, political and cultural contexts.
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Kinesiology and Exercise Science Club
To offer an opportunity for students to form a community for learning and sharing ideas related to kinesiology and exercise science.
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Lambda Alpha Epsilon
To promote professional standards, training, procedures and ideals within the areas of the administration of criminal justice.
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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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Masters of Social Work
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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Mock-Trial Team
To promote an understanding of trial procedures and build a team to represent Cal State LA at Mock-Trial Competitions.
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Philosophy Club
To provide an environment conducive to philosophical discourse.
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Political Science Association
To debate, exchange ideas and to promote social and intellectual discourse among students.
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Pre-Health Dreamers Chapter
To provide social support, resources, and advocacy opportunities for undocumented students interested in careers in health and science.
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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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SACNAS Chapter
To promote professional standards, training, procedures and ideals within the areas of the administration of criminal justice.
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Society for Biological Anthropology
To serve as a source of education, communication, social interaction and promotion for all students and faculty/staff members with a high degree of interest in the field of Biological Anthropology.
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Society for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies
To further the study of Mesoamerica at CSULA and its surrounding communities.
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Society of the Advancement of Management
To assist in the professional, educational, and social development of college students interested in Management, Consulting, and Logistics.
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Student California Teachers Association
To improve the conditions of teaching and learning.
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Student California Teachers Association
To improve the conditions of teaching and learning.
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Student Nurses Association
To provide programs representative of fundamental interest and concerns to nursing students.
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The Teachers of English to Students of Other Languages
To promote social and intellectual interaction and intercultural exchange among students and faculty interested in the teaching of English as a Second or Foreign Language or applied linguistics.
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Culturally Focused


Armenian Student Association
To inform its members and interested parties on campus of the Armenian heritage.
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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 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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MALCS: Mujeres Activas en Letras Y Cambio Social
To work toward the support, education and dissemination of Chicana/Latina and Native American Women's issues.
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Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan
To provide an opportunity for students, particularly of Mexican descent, to work together for individual and group improvement.
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Multi-Cultural Greek Council
To unite multicultural Greek lettered organizations on the Cal State LA campus for the advancement of academics, the promotion of culture, and the betterment of the community.
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RAZA Unida
To promote cultural understanding and appreciation of Latin America.
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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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Vietnamese Student Association
To maintain the Vietnamese culture without political involvement and create more friendly and sympathetic relations in club or community.
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Fraternities


Alpha Phi Omega Lambda Mu
To develop leadership, to promote friendship, and to provide service to humanity.
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Delta Sigma Chi Co-Ed Fraternity
To form a closer union among college men and women for the enhancement of intellectual, community, social life and the overall life at Cal State LA.
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Gamma Zeta Alpha
To provide cultural awareness by walking with honor and respect, establishing solid unity among our members while honoring the importance of education and leadership.
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Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc.
To foster leadership development of its members through the coordination of educational, cultural, and awareness events.
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Multi-Cultural Greek Council
To unite multicultural Greek lettered organizations on the Cal State LA campus for the advancement of academics, the promotion of culture, and the betterment of the community.
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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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Phi Sigma Kappa Fraternity
To foster the bonds of Brotherhood among its members, to develop cultural interests, to encourage scholastic accomplishments.
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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
To educate society's knowledge and awareness, of the Latino population.
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Sigma Nu
To form strong ties of Brotherhood through Love, Truth, and Honor.
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Honor Society


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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Chapter Gamma Psi of Sigma Delta Pi
To increase a wider knowledge of Hispanic contributions to modern culture.
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Chi Epsilon Civil Engineering Honor Society
To maintain and promote the status of civil engineering as an ideal profession.
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Golden Key International Honour Society
To recognize and encourage scholastic achievement and excellence in all undergraduate fields of study.
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Lambda Alpha National Honor Society for Anthropology; Delta California Chapter
To encourage and stimulate scholarship and research in Anthropology by recognizing and honoring superior achievement in the discipline among students, faculty and other persons.
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Lambda Pi Eta, Communication Honor Society
To promote interaction among the graduate students in the communication studies graduate program and the faculty, staff, and administration.
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Order of Omega
To recognize outstanding leadership in fraternity and sorority systems, to promote fraternity/sorority life on campus and provide outstanding leadership required in being a role model for all.
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Phi Alpha Theta, History Honor Society
To extend recognition to top students in history and to provide them with an academic organizaiton that provides this honor.
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Professionals in Human Resources Association
To promote understanding of the Human Resources profession among the university students and faculty.
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Tau Beta Pi, Engineering Honor Society
To mark in a fitting manner those who have conferred honor upon their Alma Mater by distinguished scholarship and exemplary character as undergraduate.
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Professional


Alpha Tau Delta (Nursing Association)
To further higher educational standards for persons of the nursing profession.
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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.
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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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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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Entrepreneurial Collegiate Consulting Organization
To provide members with opportunities to engage each other and network with different people in the field of business and beyond.
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Financial Management Association
To assist in the professional, educational, and social development of college students interested in finance.
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Golden Eagle Television
To enter various media industries ecompassing: television, film, animation, news, sports, journalism, advertising, public relations, and media management.
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Her Campus
To create a campus based community that women can join in other to network, gain experience, and build friendships, while producing online content.
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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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Institute of Electrical and Electronics
To further the knowledge of the theory and practice of electronics, communications, and other related fields of engineering and science.
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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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National Society of Black Engineers
To stimulate and develop student interest in engineering, technology, math and natural science.
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Phi Pi Alpha (Firefighter Association)
To provide a professional fire officer atmosphere by setting standards in conduct, appearance and example.
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Pre-Pharmacy Student Association
To provide an educational forum that offers information ranging from the most recent in pharmaceutical technology to introductory information.
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Pre-Physical/Occupational Therapy Club
To assist undergraduate students to pursue their career goals in the Physical/Occupational Therapy profession.
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Professionals in Human Resources Association
To promote understanding of the Human Resources profession among the university students and faculty.
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School Psychology Student Association
To promote and support the pursuit of professional preparation in the field of School Psychology.
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School-Based Family Counseling Student Association
To promote & support the pursuit of professional preparation in the field of School Based Family Counseling.
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Society of Hispanic Engineering and Science Students
To advance Hispanic student in engineering, in education, employment, economic and social welfare.
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Society of Women Engineers
To encourage Women in Engineering and Science fields.
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Turing
To host Tech Events and making students more aware about Technology.
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Religious/Spiritual


Chinese Bible Study Fellowship
To invite Chinese students, study the bible, and have fellowship to care for each other.
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Christians on Campus
To give hope, faith, and understanding through and by the word of God in love and fellowship in God's holy spirit.
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CRU
To foster a knowledge of Jesus Christ and biblical Christianity among the students of CSULA.
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InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
To be an organization of students who follow Jesus as savior and Lord.
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Muslim Student Association
To help educate people about the culture and history of Islam.
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Service


Chicanos/Latinos for Community Medicine
To improve the representation of Mexican-Americans within the medical schools of the Southwest.
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Circle K International
To develop College and University students into global network of responsible citizens and leaders with a lifelong commitment to services.
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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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Global Health Association
To unite Cal State LA students to promote health in local and global communities through service and education.
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Hydrogeology Student Union
To further the knowledge and understanding of hydrogeoligical and environmental sciences throughout the Cal State L.A. academic community.
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Pre-Vet and Animal Welfare Club
To enhance the knowledge of job fields within the veterinary medicine and animal welfare fields.
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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
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 Zeta Sorority
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 Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
To enhance quality of life within the community, Public service, leadership development, and education of youth.
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Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Inc.
To bring different cultures together expand and generate women to a successful future.
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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


Associate Student Leaders
To promote interest of philanthropy within the California State University, Los Angeles and the community.
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Ballroom Dancing Club
To provide an opportunity to practice ballroom dance skills in a social environment.
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Cinematic Visions
To provide an extra curricular education forum in which members are encouraged to refine their skills as they relate to film and video production, broadcast journalism and multimedia.
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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
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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Entrepreneurial Collegiate Consulting Organization
To provide members with opportunities to engage each other and network with different people in the field of business and beyond.
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Evolve Dance Crew
To educate, explore, and experience dance for the love of dance.
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Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance
To establish a broad constituency to work in pursuit of feminist ideals-social, political, and economic equality for all women.
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Film Productions
To create and distribute original, student made films.
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Forensic Science Student Association
To bring together students across various majors at Cal State LA and inform them of the possibilities of working in the field of forensic science and to encourage interdisciplinary collaboration in forensic research.
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Geosciences Club
To promote social and intellectual interaction among students interested in the geological sciences.
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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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GravitAS Animation Society
To provide our animation students with the opportunity to collaborate and talk about animation.
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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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Motorcycle Enthusiast Club
The purpose of this organization is to create a community for anyone with an interest in motorcycle.
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National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association
To provide support and information for students preparing for a professional career in the area of Communication Disorders.
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Project Choice
To reduce alcohol and other drug behavior associated with HIV exposure.
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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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Student Health Advisory Club
To promote healthy behaviors among Cal State L.A. students through outreach and education.
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Students for Bernie Sanders 2016
To promote awareness and discussion of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign.
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Students United to Reach Goals in Education
To provide Cal State LA AB 540 students (non-resident students exempt from out of state tuition) with informational resources to guide their education.
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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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OFFICE HOURS
Mon - Thu : 8:00am - 6:00pm
Fri : 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat : 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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