Clubs & Organizations

 
 

 
 
Accounting Society
 

Seton Hill Accounting Society is a way for students in the Accounting Program or who are interested in accounting to network and receive guidance for internships and resume writing.

 
 
Alpha Lambda Delta
 

A national honor society for students who have maintained a 3.5 or higher GPA and are in the top 20% of their class during their first year or term.

 
 
Alpha Sigma Lambda
 

Alpha Sigma Lambda is a national honor society for adult students in continuing higher education that:

  • Recognizes academic achievement.
  • Provides additional opportunities for academic engagement.
  • Promotes socialization and support of fellow adult students.
  • Initiates networking among student and alumni.
  • Serves as an avenue for volunteer service.

Find out more about Alpha Sigma Lambda here.

 
 
American Red Cross Club
 

Service organization to inform students and staff about the services of the Red Cross.  The club also encourages students and staff to become involved in the Red Cross events on campus.

 
 
Animal Service Club
 

Animal Service Club is a community-based extracurricular club with a goal to raise awareness for animal rights and support local animal shelters.

 
 
Best Buddies Club
 

The mission of the Best Buddies Club is to establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one on one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

 
 
Biology Club
 

A club for students to increase their understanding of all aspects of biological sciences through campus and community involvement.

 
 
Business Club
 

Business Club consists of business majors on campus that work together for a variety of different tasks. Fundraising as well as organizing on campus activities for the student body are both fundamental keys to what business club strives to each year. The business club has two branches which fall under it, AMA (American Marketing Association) and SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management). AMA is open to marketing majors and SHRM is open to human resource majors. However, all of the branches work together in order to form a highly functional club as a whole.

 
 
Chemistry Club – American Chemistry Society (ACS) Student Affiliate
 

The purpose and mission of the Chemistry Club is to embrace the value of service to the university and to the community by conducting outreach programs which promote science education. The goals and objectives for the academic year are to hold meetings and club activities, to participate in fundraising activities to support club activities and to send members to a national chemistry conference, and to hold science and chemistry related demonstrations and outreach on campus and in the community.

 
 
Clear Minds
 

The Clear Minds Club comes together to learn the techniques of meditation and stress relief. 

 
 
Collegiate Entrepreneur's Organization
 

The CEO club (or Entrepreneur's Club) is dedicated to lending a helping hand to those clubs in need of entrepreneurial guidance. All students, alumni, faculty and staff are welcome to join. In addition to club project collaboration, CEO inspires the entrepreneurial spirit within the SHU community through speakers, workshops and hands-on experience.

 
 
Communication Club on Seton Hill
 

The Communication Club on Seton Hill is an academic club devoted to aiding the Communication Program in its endeavors, and providing practical communication experience for all students.

 
 
Criminal Justice Club
 

Students in the Criminal Justice Club participate in trips and activities that build on what they are learning in the classroom. Field trips include trips to prisons, courts, and mock criminal investigations. 

 
 
Dance Club
 

The Dance Club is a group that meets to enjoy and experience dance. Open to all levels of dance. Annual performance in the HC Parade, Night on Haunted Hill, Race for Grace Charity Event and more.

The Dance Club Performance Team (DCPT) is an audition based group that branches off of the Dance Club. These dancers must be at a proficient to advanced level. Auditions will be held in the fall. SHU DCPT performs at the Homecoming Parade, Christmas Parade, basketball games and other sports events, and competitions in the spring.

 
 
Education Club
 

The Education Club focuses on working with children in local communities.  The Education Club plans events that get children from the local community to come together at fun and creative events! The Education Club works with local school districts around Greensburg to get the opportunity to work with students in the communities.  Every year in the fall, the Education Club volunteers at the Pumpkin Walk in Greensburg.

 
 
English Club
 

Students who are interested in reading and writing gather together to plan and execute events around that theme, incuding things like poetry readings and book/film discussions. Students from all majors are welcome.

 
 
Exercise Science Club
 

The mission of the Exercise Science Club is to enhance the learning experiences provided in lectures and laboratories. Students will be able to enhance their knowledge, skills and abilities through attendance at conferences and participation in service projects.

 
 
Eye Contact
 

A student-run award-winning literary and art magazine that publishes two editions per academic year.

 
 
Feminist Collective
 

A group for students who wish to come together to discuss and advocate gender equality through campus and community involvement.

 
 
First-Year Activities Council
 

This is a group run by first-year students for first-year students. If you are an incoming first-year student who wants to plan events specifically for your peers, join us! Plan fun events, fundraise, conduct community service... the options are endless! Let's make our mark on Seton Hill!

 
 
Forensic Science Club
 

This is a club for forensic science majors and other students interested in forensic science. We participate in forensic science related activities such as forensic science conferences and other educational opportunities as well as fun, morale building activities like Kennywood's Fright Night, movie nights, and a Valentine's Day haunted house.

 
 
French Club
 

A club for students who wish to practice the French language, enjoy French culture, and celebrate French holidays.

 
 
Future Greek Leaders
 

Future Greek Leaders volunteer, build friendships, and encourage one another in a positive uplifting environment. (We are not a fraternity or sorority.)

 
 
Gay Straight Alliance
 

This club’s goal is to create a safe and welcoming community for all students and to promote an inclusive environment.

 
 
Graphic Design Club
 

The Graphic Design Club does graphic design work for other groups and people on campus. 

 
 
Griffins @ Work
 

The primary focus of this club is to organize and attend trips to work with Habitat for Humanity in order to help build or repair houses. We volunteer in a variety of states, as well as the local Pittsburgh area.

 
 
Hockey Club
 

A club that offers students an opportunity to participate and support the game of hockey at Seton Hill.

 
 
Intercultural Students Organization
 

A club for students that are interested in developing global citizenship, leadership and spiritual development.

 
 
Lambda Pi Eta
 

The National Communication Association's official honor society that recognizes, fosters and rewards outstanding scholastic achievement while stimulating interest in the communication discipline.

 
 
Leaders in Environmental Awareness & Protection (LEAP)
 

Our mission is to expand awareness of the effects we have on the enviroment in the Seton Hill community by working with students and faculty to create a more environmentally friendly place to learn, through projects and fun activities. 

Our goals are to promote environmental awareness and university involvement, increase the amount of recycling bins in our school, drive appreciation of nature and knowledge of consumption and waste.

 
 
Make-a-Wish
 

The Make-A-Wish club benefits not only the child sponsored, but every club participant involved.  Our mission is to provide Seton Hill students with an opportunity to change the life of a child in need and their family, as well.  We put on different activities around campus from concerts to campus wide interactive games.  In addition, we also put on fundraisers to further benefit the child at hand.

 
 
Math Club
 

The Math Club’s goal is to celebrate mathematics in the Seton Hill community.

 
 
Music Therapy Club
 

The Music Therapy Club provides opportunities to Music Therapy majors, as well as anyone else that would like to join, to learn more about the field of Music Therapy.  It offers those involved to gain a better understanding of what Music Therapy is and how it can be used.  It also lets club members give music to the community through concerts and visits to local businesses that could benefit from Music Therapy.  In addition to this, Music Therapy Club hopes to advocate for Music Therapy and raise awareness for the profession.

 
 
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
 

This club is a campus branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

 
 
National Association for Music Education
 

The Seton Hill University Chapter of the National Association for Music Education (formerly Music Educators National Conference).

 
 
Otaku Anime Club
 

The Otaku Animal Club promotes Japanese culture through activities and discussion of anime.

 
 
Pennsylvania Music Teachers' Association (PMTA)
 

Collegiate chapter state organization. Focuses on the professional development of music students wishing to run a private studio, or teach in a public studio. Club activities include attending local, statewide, and national conferences, communicating with and learning from current private music instructors, and gaining resources and pedagogical strategies.

 
 
Pokémon Club
 

Pokémon Club is a place for fans and players of Pokémon to meet and share their love of Pokémon. We try to meet once a week for online battling and any other pokémon related activities we can plan. Anyone is welcome!

 
 
Project H.O.P.E. (Social Work Club)
 

Project H.O.P.E. is a social work and human services club. The club focuses on assisting members of our community that are less fortunate than ourselves. Activities include special guest speakers, trips to the men's mission in Latrobe, helping with special events at Caritas Christi and other organizations in our community.

 
 
Psychology Club
 

The purpose/mission of the Psychology Club is to promote and educate members about the different career opportunities available in the field of psychology and also to identify and act upon opportunities to help the community.

 
 
Respect Life
 

A club to promote educational events that promote respect for human life.

 
 
Running Club
 

A club to promote healthy lifestyle, fitness and recreation in the lives of members of the Seton Hill community through running.

 
 
Sardines Club
 

The purpose/mission of the Sardines Club is to provide the student body with something to do on Saturday nights, other than going out.

 
 
Seton Hill Government Association
 

Seton Hill students have an important share in the government of the University and have voting representation on some university committees. Participation in student government offers students the opportunity to develop a sense of social responsibility and the habit of contributing to society. The Seton Hill Government Association is a working system of self-government, through which students learn not only the advantages but also the difficulties and trials of community living.

 
 
Setonian
 

The Setonian is Seton Hill's student newspaper. Students produce 12 issues per year (10 during the regular academic year, a graduation magazine, and a summer issue).

 
 
SHU CRU
 

SHU CRU is an athletic supporters and school spirit group.

 
 
Sigma Tau Delta
 

The purposes of the Society shall be literary and educational. The Society shall strive to:

A) Confer distinction for high achievement in English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies;
B) Provide, through its local chapters, cultural stimulation on college campuses and promote interest in literature and the English language in the surrounding communities;
C) Foster all aspects of the discipline of English, including literature, language and writing.

 
 
Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)
 

Seton Hill’s Chapter of this international association for Human Resource professionals is also a sub-chapter of the Seton Hill Business Club. This club competes in an HR competition and also mentors younger students with interest in the field of human resources.

 
 
Spanish Club
 

Spanish Club offers cultural programs each year for all SHU Students. Plans for 2013-2014 include a Bachata Dance Party (Homecoming 2013), Authentic Spanish Tapas night at Pallantia in Greensburg, and a Cuban Dinner and Cooking demonstration by our own Cuban Chef here on campus.

 
 
Student Art Therapy Association
 

An organization to connect art therapy students and to provide events, workshops and presentations about art therapy. 

 
 
Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
 

SAAC is a national recognized organization. Two representatives are elected by each coach from each NCAA recognized sport at the institution to create our group at Seton Hill University. We work together as student-athletes to vote on national legislation, be involved in our community and create the best environment for all athletes in each participating sport.

 
 
Student Body Activities Council
 

The Student-Body Activity Council (SAC) is a fully student run organization that provides a wide variety of free to low cost entertaining and social events on the weekends for the students of Seton Hill University, while promoting leadership and team-bonding opportunities among students.

 
 
Students In The Arts
 

Students in the Arts (SITA) is a club established to further the exposure to the arts outside of the general degree curriculum. The club is open to any student, including non-majors who wish to participate in art oriented activities such as: trips to museums and galleries, inviting visiting artists, creativity nights, assisting with campus events and art sales.

 
 
Student Physician Assistant Club
 

This club raises awareness of the physician assistant profession and focuses on community service and health awareness.

 
 
Student Theatre Activities Council (STAC)
 

The Student Theatre Activities Council of Seton Hill University is an organization that provides theatrical production and performance opportunities, support for independent projects and a link to the theatre honor society, Alpha Psi Omega.

 
 
Student Veterans of America
 

Community group to assist student veterans to aculturalize to the college setting.

 
 
Swing Dance Club
 

This club holds regular weekly swing dances. Club executive members teach swing dance to new members. We also hold themed dances and bring in a professional instructor to teach a few other ballroom styles.