Student Organizations

Participating in campus activities is an important part of life at the University of Dubuque. The activities and events planned supplement your academic life with valuable experience, fun, and friendship. The people who get involved in student activities are people like you, so GET INVOLVED!

Quick Info for Student Organization leaders: 


Departmental Organizations

Accounting Club: For all UD accounting and business students looking to network and learn about future careers. Contact: Johnathan Glaser

Alpha Eta Rho: Aviation honor society for establishing stronger relationships with fellow aviators. Contact: Matthew Reuter

American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE): Airport management focused, aimed to broaden interest in aviation and connecting people. Contact: Marcello Neve

Chemistry Club: Promotes chemistry on and off campus by attending conferences, participating in chemistry outreach, and providing tutoring. Contact: Sally Lambie

Enactus: Dedicated to making the world a better place through entrepreneurial action. Contact: Hillary Oberbroeckling

Flight Team: Increase interest and knowledge of Aviation, aiding in preparation of becoming professional aviators. Contact: Karly Meyers

Lambda Pi Eta: To maximize and encourage excellence in communication studies. Contact: Lambda Pi Eta

Pre-Health Professions Club: Offers pre-health students resources in the form of speakers, networking, and experiential learning opportunities. Contact: Raquel Wolter

Scholar Leader Honors Council: To foster a commitment to critical thinking, effective communication, servant leadership, and global awareness for students with high motivation and strong academic potential. Contact: Zach Elias

Sigma Tau Delta: English honors society, striving to confer distinction for high achievement in English language and literature. Contact: Ian Turner

Student Nursing Association (UDSNA): Connects nursing majors with pre-nursing majors bringing health focused events to campus. Contact: Tyler Glenski

Teacher Education Student Organization (TESO): Promotes the study of Teacher Education in social, educational, and professional settings. Contact: TESO

Web of Life: Aims to help raise awareness of environmental problems and solutions. Contact: Web of Life

Women in Aviation: Encourages and advances women in all aviation career paths and interests. Contact: Rebekah Godwin

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Fine & Performing Arts Organizations

The Belltower: Student newspaper that educates, entertains, and allows students a voice on campus concerns. Contact: Emily Highnam

Drama Club: Provides support for fine and performing arts productions and events. Contact: UD Drama Club

Gospel Choir: Promotes opportunities for learning and services through song and fellowship. Contact: Tiffany Williams

Heritage Performing Arts Advisory Committee: Dedicated to identifying professional touring performances and serve as a voice for the student body regarding Heritage Center programming. Contact: Heritage Center

Instrumental Ensembles: Shares the gift of instrumental music with campus and community. Contact: Rebecca Burmahl

UD Photography Club: Assist students in learning photography while providing our services around the university. Contact: Noah Bullock

Concert Choir: Provides vocal music from a variety of genres for campus and community. Contact: Kaylee Knight

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Greek Life


Athenaeans: Encourage brotherhood, personal development, liberal social opportunities, and service. Contact: Brandon Dalton

Mu Sigma Beta: Built under a formation of brotherhood, unity, creativity, scholarship, and school spirit. Contact: Josh Harris

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.: Promotes the idea of friendship being essential to the soul, with members displaying manhood, scholarship, and perseverance. Contact: Kevin Blackmon

Phi Beta Sigma: Dedicating ourselves to the ideals of brotherhood, scholarship, and service. Contact: Kwenton Hudson

Thirteeners: The Thirteeners are the oldest fraternity on campus. Contact: Scott Gregory


Delta Phi Sigma: Strives to promote a higher standard of scholarship and friendship. Contact: Bailey Gronewold

Gamma Phi Delta: Establishes bonds of friendship, develops strong and womanly character, and broadens the moral and intellectual lives of members. Contact: Destiny Carpenter

Lambda Tau Delta: Maintains a bond of sisterhood and establishes loyal and long lasting friendships. Contact: Alyssa Canton

Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc.: A culturally diverse group of women living the standards of academics, community service, morals and ethics, social interaction, and cultural awareness. Contact: Evelin Ortiz

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.: Fosters the ideas of service, charity, scholarship, civil and cultural endeavors, sisterhood and finer womanhood. Contact: Alexis Dekeyzer

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Goverance Organizations

Greek Council: Represents Greek Life in a unified governing body, while promoting scholarship, community service, and character. Contact: UD Greek Council

Student Government Association: Represents all undergraduate students. Exists to enable undergraduate students to take part in making positive contributions to the University of Dubuque and local communities. Contact SGA by E-Mail

The Student Government Association provides a campus event calendarstudent discount list, resources for Organization funding, and information on each class level representatives.

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Special Interest Organizations

African Student Association: Promotes understanding and social exchange about African diaspora in the USA. Contact: Patient Jabbah 

Asian Student Union: Promotes the awareness, understanding and knowledge of Asia both within and beyond the University community. Contact: Freddy Cordon-Perez

Black Student Union: Promotes awareness, understanding and appreciation of diversity with every student at the University of Dubuque.  Contact: Eboney Jones

Christian Leadership Council: Unifying agent amongst Christian students and groups on campus. Contact: Josie Thomas

Civil Discourse: The Civil Discourse Café Club exists to allow college students to take part in various conversations on a host of topics on a regular basis. Contact: Marissa Loftin

Computer Club: Designs, builds, and explores the world of technology and computer systems. Contact: Mark Woodhouse

D20 Table Top Gaming Club: To bring together people with similar interests. To teach new players the basics of various card and board games. Contact: Ian Turner

DECA: DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management. Contach: Efren Fonseca

Fellowship of Christian Athletes: Fun, fellowship and discussion about being a Christian and an athlete. Contact: Josie Thomas

Future Young Professionals of Dubuque (FYP): Nationally affiliated, designed to bring together a diverse group of talented individuals wanting to expand their professional networks. Contact: Danielle Wagner

Justice Force: Aims to give students hands-on experience by working closely with local law enforcement agencies. Contact: Caesar Townsend

Pre Law: Moot Court & Mediation: Raise awareness for mediation and alternative dispute resolution. A competitive team of PRe-Law students who travel nationwide and internationally competing in tournaments and promoting UD. Contact: Hailey Wills

Phi Theta Psi: Co-educational fraternity that thrives on its core values of family, professionalism, leaders, and service. Contact: Sam Wu

PROUD: A safe place for UD students to meet and talk about issues relating to sexual orientation. Contact: Evelin Ortiz

Resident Hall Association (RHA): To act as a unified voice for the halls, provide programming, review regulations, and, encourage growth in the hall. Contact: Rachel Sprayberry

ROTC (Murica): Strives to recruit, educate, develop and inspire Senior ROTC cadets. Contact: Megan Winston

Saudi Students Organization (SSOUD): Celebrates Saudi national and cultural events and holidays with UD community and assists new and current Saudi students. Contact: Motaz Alqathani

Spartan Nation Liberation Foundation: Aims to bring awareness to human trafficking and help prevent it through education. Contact: Molly Smith

Spartan Paintball: For all students interested in Paintball. Contact: Keileen Hubbard

Spartan Spirit Team (SST): Promotes and energizes spirit on campus. Contact: Allie Packard

Sports Marketing & Management Club (SMMC): Assist students pursuing jobs in the sports industries by providing potential connections, opportunities, and knowledge in different fields of work. Contact: Joel Sweeney

Student Activities Board: Promotes student engagement through various programming efforts. Contact: Emily Hirsch

UD Bass Fishing Team: Fishing for fun and competition at local and regional levels. Contact: Cole Toone

UD Latino/a Cultural Organization: Provides student opportunities to enhance their knowledge and abilities surrounding the Spanish culture. Contact: Jeannine Pitas

UD Love Your Melon Campus Crew: Partners with nonprofit organizations to raise funds and donations for children battling cancer by hosting events and selling items. Contact: Taylor Bettinger

UD Veterans: Encouraging veterans from all branches of military to support one another. Contact: Bre Forsberg

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