Clubs and Organizations Directory
How to use Directory:
1) You may search for a club either by:
- "ALPHA" (Listings from A to Z), or
- "KEYWORD" (withing the name or description of the club/organization), or
- "CATEGORY" (College Based Community Service, Cultural, Fraternity/Sorority, Honor Society, Political, Recreation/Sport, Religious, Special Interest and University Program)
2) CONTACT - When you find a club/organization you like, contact them by clicking on the "Contact this club" button
This organization is developed to combine the art of dance with the desire and passion to give back to various communities and those in need. The goals of this organization are to build our members into a connected family with a common goal to spread positive messages through dance and raise funds to give to charities of their choice.
Acasola strives to provide an opportunity for all students to enrich their musical and educational experience at CSUN through excellence in a cappella performance.
African American Music Association
The African American Music Association strives to expose students to African American music from a historical, cultural and contemporary perspective.
African Students Organization
The African Student Organization strives to mobilize and foster increased cooperation and coordination among broad coalition of students, international organizations, and individual faculty and staff members committed to the progress of empowerment of Africa and peoples of African ancestry.
Alpha Epsilon Omega Fraternity
Alpha Epsilon Omega strives to promote an interest in the Armenian language, history, and culture, while encouraging academic excellence.
Alpha Epsilon Pi strives to enhance Jewish identity, inaugurate a spirit of cooperation and helpfulness, and encourage vigorous participation in community activities.
Alpha Gamma Alpha encourages students to work towards the advancement of Armenian causes, further the Armenian culture, and guide members to academic excellence.
Alpha Kappa Delta, Sociology Honor Society
Alpha Kappa Delta strives to promote excellence in scholarship in the study of sociology, social problems, and such other social and intellectual activities as will lead to improvement in the human condition.
Alpha Kappa Psi strives to further the individual welfare of its members, foster scientific research in the fields of commerce and finance.
Alpha Nu Kappa strives to build a camaraderie among black women in Student Housing. We help develop women to grow and pursue their passions while challenging them to take risks. We also focus on providing a positive outlet and safe environment for our women to talk about their issues and personal struggles. We also strive to create unity and a place where black women can come together, relate to one another, and build friendships.
Alpha Omicron Pi encourages a spirit of fraternity and love among its members, and to stand at all times for integrity, dignity, scholarship, and college loyalty.
Alpha Phi promotes growth in character, scholastic achievement, unity of feeling,and social communion among us thus united under a solemn pledge to lend a helping hand to one another.
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Alpha Phi Alpha strives to aid and assist in the personal progress of its members, further brotherly love and a fraternal spirit, destroy all prejudices, preserve the sanctity of the home,and the personification of virtue, and the respect of womanhood.
Alpha Pi Sigma promotes academic excellence, helps the Latino community through volunteer work, and creates a sense of unity and sisterhood among its members.
The primary purpose of this Fraternity will be to maintain, support, foster, and encourage the importance of Academic excellence within University standards for all its brothers.
Alpha Sigma Theta Sorority
Alpha Sigma Theta strives to enrich the lives of college women by integrating both deaf and hearing communities through social and educational experiences.
Alpha Xi Delta encourages student involvement in college affairs, while living in the way that health, peace, and harmony may prevail, and a wholesome social life above reproach or criticism.
American Indian Student Association (AISA)
The American Indian Student Association provides an opportunity for members to work together, actively promote the academic success of its members, instill cultural pride within the membership on the campus.
American Marketing Association (AMA)
The American Marketing Association strives to foster scientific study and research in the field of marketing while promoting beneficial relations between students, faculty, and business institutions.
American Medical Student Association (AMSA)
The American Medical Student Association provides an environment that supports the creative ideas of physicians-in-training, serves as a forum for health issues, and affects change in the medical education process to make it more approachable.
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
The American Society of Civil Engineers encourages the development of a professional consciousness and affords an opportunity for civil engineers to become acquainted.
American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
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.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers strives to enhance the knowledge of the theory and practice of mechanical engineering, to become familiar with the personnel and activities of the society.
Animation Student League of Northridge
The Animation Student League of Northridge strives to create awareness, encourages community and industry participation in the CSUN Animation program.
Anthropology Student Association (ASA)
The Anthropology Student Association strives to promote anthropology through projects, field trips, special events and guest speakers.
Armenian Student Association (ASA)
The Armenian Student Association cultivates a spirit of appreciation toward Armenian language, culture, history and heritage, promote Armenian studies, support members in the pursuit of their academic and personal goals.
Art Education on the Edge
The goals of this organization would be to provide an effective transition from art education preparation to professional practice. We would like to promote and exchange of information, tools, strategies and ideas in order to provide a support system for all individuals interested in being an art educator.
Asian Pacific Student Union
The purpose of this organization is to promote awareness of Asian American culture throughout campus and beyond. At its core, our organization seeks to encourage others to be open to learning about different Asian American ethnic cultures. This organization will unify students from different backgrounds with an emphasis on Asian American culture.
Associated Graduate Students of English (AGSE)
The Association of Graduate Students in English strives to provide graduate students in English, a place to meet and converse with other graduate students to share accurate information about the MA program.
Associated Graduate Students of History of CSUN (AGSH)
The Associated Graduate Students of History is an organization that promotes education, academic and social community, as well as professional networking between students, faculty, and alumni interested in the field of history at California State University, Northridge.
Association for Operations Management (APICS)
Association of Graduate Student Affairs Professionals (AGSAP)
The Association of Graduate Student Affairs Professionals strives to provide educational, professional, and social opportunities that enhance the skills and experiences of current students, faculty, and alumni.
Association of Latino Professionals in Finance & Accounting (ALPFA)
Association of Latino Professionals in Finance & Accounting strives to promote academic and career issues related to Accounting, Finance and other related fields of business. As well help student who are interested in these fields to interact with each other outside the classroom and enhance their understanding of business matters.
The Athletic Training Club is dedicated to the development, implementation and maintenance of programs for the continued growth of the Athletic training fields through the organization, promotion, and participation in events and activities affiliated with CSUN.
Aztlán Graduation and Scholarship Committee
The Aztlan Graduation and Scholarship Committee strives to follow the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana/o de Aztlan (M.E.Ch.A.) organization requirements, and raise money for graduations, luncheons, dinners, and scholarships for Latina/o students.
Baha’i Association @ CSUN
The purpose of this association shall be to further the tenets of the Bahá’í Faith, to invite those interested to investigate the Faith for themselves; to promote the unity of mankind; and to foster understanding, love and fellowship on this campus by sponsoring such things as lectures, information tables, service projects, discussions, informal gatherings, social activities and public meetings. This association shall not endorse any partisan or political group on a campus level or otherwise.
The Ballet Folklorico Aztlán de CSUN is a dance organization whose focus is on promoting the rich cultural background of the Mexican community while teaching its participants the wide variety of regional dances which exist in Mexico.
Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Honors Fraternity
Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Honors Fraternity strives to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the field of accounting.
Business Honors Association (BHA)
The Business Honors Association strives to create a professional and social network for students accepted into the Business Honors Program.
California Career Development Association, CSUN
The California Career Development Association strives to advance the scientific discipline of career development, career guidance and education on campus.
Campus Advance strives to eliminate racial, social, and cultural barriers by encouraging academic excellence and spiritual growth according to the highest principles of Christian ethics.
Central American United Students Association (CAUSA)
The Central American United Students Association strives to cultivate the idea of creating unified and coherent strategies for the development of the ideology of self determination for the people of Central America.
Child and Adolescent Development Association (CADA)
The Child and Adolescent Development Association provides a means of communication among students, faculty, and sponsors programs which relate to Child and Adolescent Development.
Chinese Student Association
The purpose of this organization is to enhance friendship among members and promote greater awareness and appreciation for the latest developments coming from Chinese society, and to help incoming Chinese students become comfortably integrated.
Coalition of Physician Assistants Club
To gather those with similar interests and goals in becoming future Physician Assistants at California State University, Northridge. Furthermore, help those who are interested in becoming Physician Assistants get acquainted with the field.
Construction Management Association of America
Construction Management strives to help members to interact with fellow colleagues to discuss projects in a professional service that applies effective management techniques to the planning, design, and construction of a project.
CSUN Accounting Association
Accounting Association strives to encourage fellow students in their understanding of accounting and their advancement within the profession of accountancy.
The purposes of this club are to:
1. Promote the art, science, and practice of engineering in the aeronautics field.
2. Encourage originality in research
3. Foster engineering education in the community
4. Advance the standards of engineering in aeronautics
5. Promote the exchange of information among members and others
6. Develop the practicality of aerospace engineering profession in collaboration with other engineering and technical societies
7. Promote a high level of ethical practice.
CSUN American Society for Quality (ASQ)
The American Society for Quality encourages and provides the means for the development of professional skills in students, while informing them as to the nature and the incentives of entering into a profession concerned with quality.
The Anime Club strives to provide a friendly environment to promote Asian films, music, and culture so that the fans of the Asian media entertainment can share their interests and concerns.
CSUN Archery strives to encourage the sport of archery to students, faculty, and others. CSUN Archery endeavors to produce world class archers to complete in world class events.
CSUN Automotive Enthusiasts
The purpose of CSUN Automotive Enthusiasts (CAE) is to create a community of automotive enthusiasts on the California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Campus through social interaction by holding meetings and events. The passion of automobile driving is shared through the experiences and knowledge of individuals within the community. The club advocates safe and responsible driving and is completely against illegal street racing. The goal of CAE is to enrich the minds of students and enthusiasts alike of various automobiles and motorsports.
CSUN Colleges Against Cancer
Colleges Against Cancer strives to help all of those affected by cancer in the San Fernando Valley through cancer education, survivorship support, advocacy efforts, and through the largest non-profit fundraiser, Relay For Life.
CSUN Communication Association
The Communication Association strives to create a support system among students and faculty, provide workshops, study sessions, activities, and opportunities to learn and grow in their field.
CSUN Filipino American Student Assocation (FASA)
The Filipino American Student Association provides activities that promote closer unity among Filipino Americans and involves Filipino Americans in the propagation and maintenance of the Filipino cultural and historical heritage.
The Deaf Studies Association strives to increase public awareness in the field of Deaf Studies, promote unity among members through academic, professional and social involvement, and to encourage personal growth in the field of Deaf Studies.
The purpose of this organization is to provide support and programming focusing on the academic achievement, development, and growth of students. They will provide leadership opportunities, event and programs to increase social awareness.
Gamma Alpha Omega Sorority, Inc.
Gamma Alpha Omega promotes and instills, in every member, the values of honesty, integrity, leadership, scholarship, and unity.
The purpose of Gamma Alpha Theta, CSUN is to promote sisterly love, and enhance Jewish identity. We will be inspiring develop self-growth and character within each individual. Our sisterhood gives back to the community through knowledge, charity, intelligence, strength, friendships, and unity.
Gamma Sigma Alpha, Greek Academic Honor Society
Gamma Zeta Alpha Fraternity
German American Student Association
GASA will establish a German presence on campus to represent and be the voice of German students at CSUN as well as all other students interested in German culture and affairs. GASA will advocate for German students and German supporters to be included culturally in events, activities and cultural awareness.
Graduate Arts Association
The Graduate Arts Association is for students interested in professional development and exhibition opportunities in the arts. The Graduate Arts Association supports exchange of information and ideas, the creation of art, and encourages professional development in a social and academic atmosphere.
Health Administration Student Association (HASA)
The Health Administration Student Association strives to be an organization that assists students in matters relating to the curriculum, filed experience, career placement, orientation of new students and provides social and professional extracurricular activities for its members.
Indian Student Association (ISA CSUN)
The purpose of the Indian Students Association, CSUN (ISA CSUN) is a platform for social network amongst both Indian and non-Indian students at CSUN. ISA CSUN strives to fulfill the following goals through helping Indian students to acclimate to the new cultural environment, encouraging students to get involved on campus, organizing cross cultural education events and creating an enjoyable and friendly environment where Indian students involve with other students and learn from each other.
Iranian Student Association
The Iranian Student Association's purpose shall be the promotion of Iranian Culture. The organizations aim will be to provide students with an understanding of Iranian culture, history, politics, and heritage through events and student interactions.
Japanese Student Association
The Japanese Student Association strives to introduce the Japanese language and cultures, produce internal and external sociable events, mediate informational needs, and compensate contingencies through its efforts.
Joint Advocates on Disordered Eating (JADE)
The purpose of JADE is to be a peer educational program that is non-discriminatory and promotes awareness of the prevention of eating disorders.
Korean American Student Association
The Korean American Student Association strives to secure the general well-being of all its members, promote mutual interests that assist in the expansion of cultural knowledge, and to introduce Korean culture to all students.
Lambda Chi Alpha fosters a spirit of genuine brotherhood among its members, and welcomes all members and associate members in good standing and other Zetas who visit it, and strives to increase the friendly bond between the chapters.
Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.
Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. strives to develop strong characters through political,and social, cultural activities, fundraising, community service, and social events establishing an organization based on unity, love and respect.
Latino Business Association (LBA)
The Latino Business Association is a student organization established to provide financial assistance through their annual scholarship drive and assure academic advancement while in the university.
Leaders in Alliance is a student leader council whose objective it is to enhance collaboration and communication amongst all student organizations in the College of Business and Economics, CSUN. Our mission is to assist student leaders in pursuit of organizational achievement, as defined by their respective constitution, and to improve the overall student experience for all business majors.
Lebanese Student Association
We, the members and board of Lebanese Student Association, want to promote the Lebanese culture at CSUN and to unite and serve the Lebanese community. Also, to educate the CSUN general student body about Lebanon, the Lebanese people and culture. As well as form a closely knit Lebanese community on campus.
The Professionals in Human Resources and Management Association promotes the interests and expands the knowledge of CSUN students in the fields of Management and Human Resources and provides professional development opportunities to its members.
Microbiology Students Association
The Microbiology Students Association encourages a sense of community among the students of CSUN who hold an interest in microbiology, provide counseling and guidance opportunities to new members, and enhance the understanding of student research.
The MTO Sufi Association, a non-profit student organization, seeks to raise awareness of the spiritual aspect of human beings, and to create a supportive community to enhance the development of the individual in all its totality. Sufism teaches the path to Self-cognition and believes a successful human society is attained through the outward and inward harmony of each of its members, and their harmonious existence in a unified system. Without achieving this, acceptance and peace will never be attained. We hope to foster dialogue and understanding amongst different religious/spiritual/philosophical groups to create "a bridge between religions." We strive to be innovators for social and educational change to bring a constant spiritual measure necessary to eliminating prejudice and intolerance.
Music Therapy Association of Northridge
The Music Therapy Association promotes an awareness of the music therapy profession on campus and on a community level; also, to create an environment conducive to the highest creativity and professionalism.
Muslim Students Association (MSA)
The Muslim Student Association strives to bring together Muslims of diverse backgrounds and cultures under one unified, organized, proactive community.
NABJ-Student Association of Black Communicators
We, the members of the (NABJ)-Student Association of Black Communicators at California State University, Northridge, believing that students working toward degrees in journalism and related fields of communications at CSUN should work together under the auspice of the NABJ in the education of its members. The organization shall enhance the skills and job preparation of its members; provide a vehicle for interchange of ideas, and exchange of information between and among black students studying related fields of communications and professional studies.
National Press Photographers Association CSUN Student Chapter (NPPA)
The National Press Photographers Association CSUN Student Chapter was formed to provide our students with access to professional support, mentoring, and information related to professional practices and ethical concerns in the field of photojournalism.
Nigerian Student Association
The Nigerian Student Association is a culturally and professional driven organization. The mission of this association is helping students develop professional and networking skills essential in launching a successful career in that various academics fields.
Northridge Indonesian Student Association (N.I.S.A.)
Northridge Indonesian Student Association stives to gather Indonesian and California State University, Northridge students into a community where they can meet, interact, and learn more about Indonesian culture.
Nu Alpha Kappa Fraternity
Nu Alpha Kappa Fraternity seeks to invite and involve all students in a more harmonious and brotherly atmosphere through academic, social, and cultural means in order to improve relations amongst all students and the surrounding community.
The purpose of this chapter of Phi Alpha shall be:
A. To recognize and promote scholastic achievement among students and faculty involved in the graduate social work program at California State University, Northridge.
B. To recognize, improve and further the goals of social work in the community, state, nation and world.
C. To stimulate interest in preparation for a career in social work.
D. To encourage continued study and research at the graduate level and in professional practice.
E. To recognize those professional social workers and others whose service, contributions and leadership are held in esteem.
Pi Kappa Alpha strives to advance the educational interests of its members, promote leadership development, and maintain and uphold a high standard of life.
Pi Sigma Alpha, Delta Sigma Chapter (Political Science Honorary)
We, the members of Pi Sigma Alpha Delta Sigma chapter, form this CSUN branch of the National Political Science Honors Society to recognize academic excellence in political science at California State University Northridge, to foster intellectual exchange, and to advance future success of its members. We adhere to the rules set forward in this constitution, the rules and regulations of California State University Northridge guidelines for participation, and the standards of the national association of Pi Sigma Alpha.
Pre-Law Association (PLA)
The Pre-Law Association of California State University, Northridge (CSUN) is a student-run, non-profit organization intended to promote and advance the studies and fields of law. By providing information about the field and job market, encouraging active involvement, and providing networking opportunities, as well as presenting a stepping stone into students’ future, the association seeks to assist them with their current academic goals and their postgraduate career prospects.
The purpose of Project DATE is to be a peer education program that is non-discriminatory (as stated in Article III, section 2) and educate the university community about sexual assault and rape, emphasizing prevention and early intervention.
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.
Saudi Students Association (SSA)
Saudi Students Association encourages friendship and a sense of community among students and their families in the United States, and promotes the culture, development, history and religion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to people in the USA.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon encourages friendship, scholarship and services for members, based upon the ideals set forth by the Founders and creed.
Sigma Alpha Zeta Sorority Inc, Eta Chapter
Sigma Alpha Zeta Sorority, Incorporated strives to act as an elite multicultural group who promote the upward mobility of women and enhances the community by means of education and voluntary services.
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
The Society of Automotive Engineers strives to provide its members opportunities to gain broader insight into the profession by sponsoring meetings which brings practicing engineers to the campus.
The South Asia Club cultivates a spirit of appreciation toward South Asian history, heritage and culture, and creates an organization where South Asians can come together as part of a distinct cultural group.
Student Advertising Graphics Association (SAGA)
The Student Advertising Graphics Association strives to simulate an environment of professional working experience, allow closer networking among peers and professionals, and encourages greater participation of alumni in CSUN's graphic design department.
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 Finance Association
The Student Finance Association mission is to build and maintain strong relationships with students, faculty, and firms, and encourage all CSUN students who are interested in finance, real estate, and financial services.
Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC)
The Student Health Advisory Committee recommends scope of service, hours of operation, fee-for-service charges, mandatory fee levels, annual budgeting, and serve as the formal contact between the Student Health Committee and the CSUN student body.
The Association of School Psychology Graduate Professionals
The Association of School Psychology Graduate Professionals at CSUN is an organization for graduate students and alumni in the Michael D. Eisner College of Education, Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling, School Psychology program and CSUN students interested in the field of School Psychology. The association serves as the official graduate assembly and as such is committed to enhancing the experiences of current students, faculty, and alumni of the School Psychology program. The association provides educational, professional and social opportunities encouraging and enhancing professional growth and development. Furthermore, the association seeks to create a cohesive and lasting experience that will positively impact its members and alumni for years to come.
Turn Around Ministries strives to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ among all students, to bring them to a committed relationship with Jesus Christ, and to teach the Bible as the inspired, infallible, and inerrant Word of God.
The University Ambassadors is a student organization within the Department of Student Outreach and Recruitment Services which represent the University to the community in a manner that leaves a positive and lasting impression of CSUN.
Vietnamese Student Association
The purpose of this organization is to unite students, faculty, staff and alumni as well as the community at large, and to promote educational, social, cultural, and political development of its members through its diverse programming.
Women in Cinema and Television Arts
Women in Cinema and Television Arts would like to celebrate women and their contribution in the media. Our goal is to inform and educate students and the community about women’s importance in the media and to give them the opportunity to meet women in the industry.