There are various student organizations on campus to help enhance student involvement and create a sense of community throughout the University. The Office of Student Affairs supports all students’ efforts to create activities, organizations, and co-curricular leadership opportunities, and by doing so serves as the hub of student involvement and leadership development. This office works with student leaders from the Student Government Association (SGA), the Campus Activities Board (CAB), the Commuter Student Association (CSA), and a wide variety of other student organizations to offer events and activities, develop leadership, and support co-curricular experiences to make the most out of a student’s time at Carlow.
Academic and professional clubs
The Southwestern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Association for Men in Nursing supports men in academic and professional roles in nursing.
The Southwestern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Association for Men in Nursing supports men in academic and professional roles in nursing. Email: email@example.com
The Association for Student Leaders in CommunicationsInc. is a professional organization for communications students. Phone: +1 (412) 578-2026
The Carlow University Chapter of the Student Nurses Association of Pennsylvania, part of the National Student Nurses’ Association,does charity and volunteer work and offers educational and leadership opportunities. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Black Student Union aims to enrich African-American culture at Carlow and the community with forums, poetry readings, health fairs and more. Email: email@example.com
LGBT & Allies represents the interests of gay, lesbian and transgender students and the people who care about them. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Leadership and service clubs
The city-wide chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha unites women from several Pittsburgh colleges. AKA was established by African American college women and promotes service, unity and scholarship. Phone: +1 (412) 578-2026.
Alpha Phi Omega is a national fraternity that promotes leadership through service. Email: apo@adzellers
Best Buddies is open to all undergraduate and graduate students interested in joining a global volunteer group that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The program builds friendships between people with and without IDD, offering social mentoring while improving the quality of life and level of inclusion. Carlow’s chapter of Best Buddies coordinates activities with Community Living and Support Services (CLASS) and supports individual matching and/or participating in group activities. In 2022, the Best Buddies Club was awarded State chapter of the month.
Beta Beta Beta is an honor and professional society for biological science students. Email: email@example.com
The Carlow Future Educators Club (CFEC) is a campus club open to any interested undergraduate, graduate, or apprenticeship student. The club meets regularly for students to network and attend special training courses or presentations by invited guests. The club provides professional development opportunities through sponsorship of on-campus, regional, and State conferences and workshops on educational topics of interest.
Kappa Delta Epsilon (KDP), International Honor Society in Education, was founded in 1911 to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching. For over a century, the Society has consistently grown, starting with a local chapter to become the international organization it is today, with an initiated membership that exceeds 1.2 million. Using a variety of programs, services, and resources, KDP supports and advances educators throughout the phases and levels of their teaching careers. Membership to KDP is by invitation only. Inductions are held twice a year, and students receive cords to wear as part of the graduation ceremony from Carlow. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Promotion and Recruitment Team’s volunteer SPiRiT ambassadors give campus tours, host prospective students in dorms, and offer perspective and assistance during the admission process.