Clubs and Organizations Directory

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Clubs and Organization

Acasola strives to provide an opportunity for all students to enrich their musical and educational experience at CSUN through excellence in a cappella performance.

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)

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The American Society of Interior Designers strives to advance the interior design profession and in the process, demonstrates and celebrates the power of design to positively change people's lives.

Astronomy Club

The purpose of this organization is to gather people interested in astronomy into a social setting to enjoy astronomy-related activities (e.g., stargazing and watching meteor showers), and to discuss discoveries and current events in astronomy. Our goal is to attract both people with a casual interest in astronomy and people with highly technical knowledge of astronomy into a common setting in which both may flourish.

Bicycle Club @ CSUN

The Bicycle Club at California State University Northridge is committed to the activities of recreation, adventure-travel, bicycle advocacy and community redevelopment. The club encourages members to discuss and promote the building of bike trails and bike paths, urban planning, the advocacy of bicycle infrastructure and any and all issues which club members may wish to discuss and participate in as it relates to the use of bicycles in the community.

Biology, Ecology, and Evolution Reading Club

The Biology, Ecology, and Evolution Reading Club strives to help students develop critical thinking and reading skills, while becoming more familiar with the literature in ecology and evolution.

Breakers Society

To unify all break - dancers who doesn't have a central location to dance and express themselves. We strive to educate other CSUN students about Hip Hop and to improve ourselves as dancers and as a person.

C.A.P.T.U.R.E.D Research Group

The C.A.P.T.U.R.E.D. group's principle goal is to give students an opportunity to explore social issues, and to bring awareness to topics that are often overlooked or misconstrued in our society. Through our research, programming, writing and documentaries, we plan to educate and inform individuals about the issues that have been affecting many of us throughout our lives, but have never really been brought into the open and discussed in depth. We want to give people a chance to tell their stories and express themselves about topics relevant to them. A significant goal of the group is to capture oral histories and document them so that they may not be forgotten. Whether to inspire change, educate, or enlighten the masses, C.A.P.T.U.R.E.D produces real world issues from a universal standpoint. Encouraging shifts in perspective is a huge objective with C.A.P.T.U.R.E.D., and in order to promote change, spreading awareness is essential. The art of non-fiction storytelling and writing articles for publication is C.A.P.T.U.R.E.D.'s main means of heightening consciousness, and promoting civic engagement.

Campuses Organized & United for Good Health, Northridge (COUGH)

The Mission of Campus Organized and United for Good Health, Northridge is to promote a safe and healthy environment for students, faculty, staff, and the general public on the CSUN campus by reducing the health risks associated with tobacco smoke. Through student leadership, Campus Organized and United for Good Health, Northridge promotes good health and improved quality of life by advocating social norms that support a smoke-free campus.

Critical Theory Club


CSUN Association for Operations Management (APICS)


CSUN Black Graduation Club

CSUN Black Graduation Club strives to provide a support and outreach for graduating seniors of African-American/ Black heritage and any who may affiliate with Article I.

CSUN California Health Professional Student Alliance

CaHPSA aims to cultivate leadership and advocacy skills among health professional students to effect change in the health care system, primarily through grassroots efforts, education and chapter growth, in support of comprehensive, publicly-financed, privately-delivered guaranteed healthcare for all Californians.

CSUN Collegiate National Association of Music Educators (CMENC)

The Collegiate National Association of Music Educators promotes the general advancement of music education, privileges, and responsibilities of the music education profession.

CSUN Cross-Cultural Friendship Club

The CSUN Cross-Cultural Friendship Club exists to build lasting friendships among international students, scholars and American friends by caring for and fostering their unique interests - physical, social, emotional, and spiritual. We seek to help the CSUN international student community to reach their full potential as leaders.

CSUN Improv Club

The CSUN Improv Club is an organization that provides a medium for every CSUN student to participate in improvisational acting. The CSUN Improv Club also provides an outlet for students who want to work on interpersonal communication skills, meet friends, use their creativity, laugh, and feel all warm and fuzzy inside.

CSUN Korean International Student Networking Associatioin

Our purpose is to promote professional and soft skills development and provide valuable networking opportunities for the registered members. Our goal is to help the members advance into their desired careers.

CSUN League of Legends (LOLCSUN)

The Purpose of League of Legends Club is to: (a) conduct, promote, and administer League of Legends in the local area; (b) advance awareness of the growing spectating of E-Sports (c) provide a safe and quality sporting / volunteer /spectator experience for its members; (d) operate and represent California State University Northridge students as participation for competitions; (e) act on behalf of and in the interest of its Members and members of the local community; (f) affiliate and liaise with California State University rules and regulations as well as adopt their rules

CSUN Peace Club

Our organizational goals are to promote peace and unity within the communities, and to facilitate the implementation of the Peace Education Program (PEP) by International ambassador of Peace, Prem Rawat.

CSUN Performance Ensemble

The CSUN Performance Ensemble Club is formed to stage original and innovative productions, original scripts, poetry, prose fiction and nonfiction, and oral histories for campus and community audiences. Students may develop solo and group performances for university festivals, local schools, and libraries. By participating within the club, students also learn how to make installation art, to consider and play with the avant-garde, use multi-media, and to use their own creative talents to produce work that makes people think, transform, analyze, and activate. The CSUN Performance Ensemble creates work dedicated to cultivating social justice. Their performance scholarship interrogates, narrates, critiques, and offers visions and strategies for social change within an unjust world. Their philosophy is to encourage CSUN students to participate in this social and performative environment in order to think, create, and perform.

CSUN Printmaking Society

CSUN Printmaking Society strives to create and encourage a sense of community amongst students interested in printmaking. They support the exchange of information and ideas as well as encouraging involvement in the print community, both inside and outside of academia.

CSUN Smart Spenders

The purpose of forming this organization is to provide California State University, Northridge (CSUN) with a community of cost-conscientious students to facilitate fun opportunities to learn and share ways to spend smartly money by the means of saving, budgeting, coupons, freebies, and awareness of discounts and opportunities available to each member.

F Word (formerly Gender & Women's Studies Student Association

The Women's Studies Student Association advocates improved access to university education for women and equitable treatment of women and men in society.

Gamer Symphony Orchestra

The CSUN Gamer Symphony Orchestra's main purpose is to assemble a group of musicians, who will study, perform, and promote orchestrated works associated with video game scores and/or soundtracks, in order to give the entire university community the opportunity to utilize their musical skills to recreate the amazing music that is featured in countless video games.

Good Shepherd Fellowship

The purpose of this organization is to unite students with interest in studying the Bible from a college-level perspective for the purpose of real-life application.

Harambee Student Association

The Harambee Student Association seeks to ensure the equal distribution of resources during a time of limited resources.

Hermanos Unidos (HU)

Hermanos Unidos strives to create a strong and sensitive hermandad (brotherhood) among its members by adhering to the three foundational pillars of Hermanos Unidos: academic scholarship, community service, and social interaction.

Hip hop Culture Club

To create an opportunity for members to learn about the Hip Hop culture, share ideas, build friendships, network, prepare for any entertainment driven aspirations, and continue the legacy of the different elements and facets of Hip Hop culture. To create an organization that brings together different races, genders, and backgrounds under one umbrella thru the Hip Hop culture.

Illustration Club

The Illustration Club promotes the field of illustration and encourages creative interaction between the art sub-disciplines.

Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School Chapter

It is the purpose of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement ("IHI") Open School Chapter to enable California State University, Northridge ("CSUN") students, alumni, faculty, and professionals of other disciplines to develop skills, knowledge, and an eagerness for healthcare improvement through interdepartmental gatherings, networking, educational meetings, and activities.

International Students Career Association

  • Inform students about scholarship and career opportunities
  • Provide opportunities to networking and enhance students' knowledge in professional setting
  • Promote the interaction of students and alumni
  • Train CSUN students on preparing their careers

Kinesiology Majors Club (KMC)

The purpose of this club is to improve and sharpen both leadership and communication skills, strengthen and facilitate student-faculty and peer-to-peer relationships, and ultimately help each member to achieve personal and academic success.

Korean International Student Networking Association (KISNA)

Our purpose is to promote professional and soft skills development and provide valuable networking opportunities for the registered members. Our goal is to help the members advance into their desired careers.

Linguistics Student Organization

The Linguistics Club is organized to promote linguistic studies at California State University, Northridge by way of holding regular meetings for discussion of linguistic topics, and by means of supporting, organizing, and pursuing activities relevant to the study of linguistics.

Matador Speech and Debate

The purpose of our club is to gather students together to compete in speech and debate tournaments against other college and universities. The club will serve as a meeting place for students to practice and present speeches in preparation for competition. The club will also encourage student participation in public speaking events on campus.

Music & Entertainment Industry Student Association (MEISA)

The Music and Entertainment Industry Student Association (MEISA) at California State University, Northridge exists to facilitate learning and networking between members, professionals, potential mentors, and employers. The primary goal is to build a consistent awareness of advances in the music and entertainment industry and by doing so, prepare students for careers in the field.

Physical Therapy Club promotes education, stimulate Physical Therapy (PT) student involvement, sustain fellowship, disseminate information, coordinate action, increase community awareness of PT, provide services to the community, raise funds for charitable causes, and advance study in the field of PT.

Residence Hall Association (RHA)

The Residence Hall Association (RHA) of CSUN, represent the needs and concerns of all students living in the University Park Apartments (UPA); to advocate for residents' needs, maintain communication between the residents and the Department of Residential Life, and to provide a forum for information and discussion to help build community among each resident in the UPA.

Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)

The Student Athlete Advisory Council allows representatives from all different sports at CSUN to have a voice about ways to improve CSUN's sports programs and to reach out to the community and student body to help support CSUN's sports as well as help make a difference in the community.

Student Organization for a Holistic-approach to Health and Leadership

The purpose of this organization is to help cultivate student leaders and raise student awareness of preventative healthcare, integrative medicine and holistic wellness. Preventative healthcare focuses on diet, exercise, stress-reduction, and self-care; integrative medicine is a combination of conventional medicine and other alternative practices, such as acupuncture, herbal remedies, massage therapy, yoga etc; and holistic wellness is an approach to health that focuses on the interconnectedness of biological, psychological, and social health factors. On top of educating students and promoting the above mentioned health-practices, our goal is to organize events in which students can actively participate in fun, engaging and health-benefiting activities. Furthermore, we will provide networking and internship opportunities which coincide with the organization's core values.

Student Veteran Organization (SVO)

Student Veteran Organization strives to serve as the definitive organization advocating for student veteran issues at the state and national level and to foster veteran relationships by providing a positive environment in order to socialize, engage in educational advancement and increase community awareness at California State University Northridge.

Sustainability Club

The Sustainability Club is a student led organization that serves as liaisons' to the Institute for Sustainability. As a club we advocate for the development, research and promotion of sustainability within the student body of the university and its serving community.

The Blues Project

The purpose of The Blues Project is to be a peer education program that is non-discriminatory (as stated in Article III, section 2) and educate the university community about suicide and depression, emphasizing prevention and early intervention.

Union Salvadorena de Estudiantes Universitarios

The intent of this organization is to empower students, through education, of Salvadoran related issues. Organizational goals include; developing an interest towards higher education amongst the Salvadoran Community, developing awareness about cultural, political, and economic issues that directly affect the Salvadoran Community, preserving the historical and cultural identity of El Salvador.

The V-Day Club is a catalyst that promotes creative events like the "The Vagina Monologues" to increase awareness, raise money, and revitalize the spirit of existing anti-violence organizations.

Vocal Percussion Radio

Vocal Percussion Radio strives to entertain audiences through the arts and promote general interest in music and student involvement at CSUN by means of music sung in the style of a cappella.

Women's Resource and Research Center

The Women's Resource and Research Center strives to bring a diverse and open atmosphere regarding women's issues to the CSUN campus, while improving women's access to university education, and working towards equitable treatment of women and men in society.