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
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.
The purpose of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated is to: cultivate and encourage high scholastic and ethical standards, to promote unity and friendship among college women, to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women, in order to improve the social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college life, and to be of service to all mankind.
The purpose of Rho Epsilon Chapter is to: interpret, implement and support the purposes and programs of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, and to meet and maintain the requirements for an undergraduate chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
Alpha Pi Sigma promotes academic excellence, helps the Latino community through volunteer work, and creates a sense of unity and sisterhood among its members.
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.
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 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.
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 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 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.
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.
Bachelor of Science Nursing Student Association (BSNSA)
Bachelor of Science Nursing Student Association strives to promote and encourage the recruitment of new students into the CSUN Nursing program by providing an avenue of networking and career development for CSUN nursing students.
The directive of the Black Student Union shall be to remain creative, diligent and proactive in all matters affecting Black students, while strongly promoting and aiding the academic excellence of its members.
Chabad Jewish Student Center
The Chabad Jewish Student Center provides the CSUN community with a student run organization that fosters awareness of Jewish cultural and spiritual heritage, values and traditions.
Chicana/o Graduate Student Association
The Chicana/o Graduate Students strives to better serve their community and department while supporting each member in their pursuit of higher education.
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.
Christian Students at CSUN
The Christian Students Club strives to make God's eternal purpose in His economy known to students in order that God can dispense Himself into His chosen people.
Computer Science and Technology Club
The primary focus of the Computer Science and Technology Club is to aid and encourage future undergraduates from various high schools and community colleges to pursue a career in a STEM field (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics). The club will also funnel said students into the California State University at Northridge Computer Science Department through freshman and transfer student applications.
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 CSUN Cheerleading Squad promotes the University's athletic programs and provides an opportunity for the Cheerleading team to compete in cheerleading competitions against other university sponsored programs.
CSUN Council for Exceptional Children Student Chapter
The purpose of this chapter shall be to advance the education of individuals with exceptionalities and to promote related educational, scientific, and charitable purposes. Specifically, the chapter intends to assist and provide support to the California state/provincial unit of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) in all its efforts on behalf of persons with exceptionalities, and to participate in all appropriate governance activities of CEC subject to the general supervision and control of CEC.
CSUN Fast-Pitch Softball Club
We, the CSUN Fast-Pitch Softball Club, will make it our goal to give CSUN students the opportunity to play competitive college softball while building lasting relationships with one another that are based upon understanding, commitment, and camaraderie.
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.
CSUN Matador Speech and Debate Team
The CSUN Matador Speech and Debate Team encourages students to participate in public speaking events and to compete in speeches and debate tournaments.
CSUN Medieval and Renaissance Society (MARS)
The Medieval and Renaissance Society strives to recreate the Middle Ages and the Renaissance eras by promoting historical dancing, music, costuming, and handcrafts for educational purposes.
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.
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.
The Social Work Society creates a voice for the MSW (Master of Social Work) students as well as forms a working relationship with the faculty and administration to improve on social work and social work education.
CSUN Structural Engineers Association, Student Chapter (SEA)
The Structural Engineers Association (SEA) is a professional organization of Civil and Structural Engineering Students. The association provides its members with the forum, the educational opportunities and the challenge to meet high standards of engineering excellence, and ethical and professional conduct in the design of structures and facilities within the broader field of civil engineering.
CSUN Students for Israel (CSI )
CSUN Students for Israel strives to bring a greater understanding of the state of Israel by providing educational opportunities in regards to Israeli politics, current events, history, and culture to the entire faculty, staff, and student populations at Cal State University, Northridge.
CSUN Students for Justice in Palestine (CSUN-SJP)
CSUN Students for Justice in Palestine strives to remain inclusive of all those who wish to better understand the plight of the Palestinian people. SJP also reaches out to those who are not familiar with the Arab-Israeli or Palestinian-Israeli conflicts.
CSUN Water Ski and Wakeboard Club
The Water Ski and Wakeboard Club promotes the socialization of intercollegiate students, fosters life long habits of activity, and strives to build and maintain a highly competitive team.
• To help CSUN students consider and face challenges in their academic and career development.
● To discuss gender bias issues, to focus on women’s roles and influences, and how to improve the social environment within an academic and general setting.
● To provide resources to assist women's self-empowerment, and to encourage achievement in science, math, and engineering
● To foster a discussion between men and women on issues of gender and equality within academia, and in our society
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.
Delta Sigma Pi is a co-ed business fraternity that promotes the study of business in universities, encourages scholarship, social activities, and a closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce.
Delta Zeta Sorority strives to unite its members in the bonds of sincere and lasting friendship, stimulate one another in the pursuit of knowledge, promote the moral and social culture of its members and to develop plans for guidance and unity.
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.
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.
Gender and 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.
The Genetics Society of CSUN strives to bring together students with a common interest in the field of Genetics, and provides members with information and activities that would further enrich their education.
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.
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.
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.
The Health Education Student Organization promotes interaction among students, faculty, and leaders in Health Education and Healthcare.
International Student Association
The International Club strives to be an educational and diverse club with students from around the world who support and understand the diverse cultures of the world.
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
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.
At the heart of Kappa Sigma lie the Fraternity's Four Pillars, which guide our ambitions and underpin our successes. Striving for excellence in Fellowship, Leadership, Scholarship and Service produces Brothers who are involved in all aspects of campus life; who excel academically as students and professionally upon graduation; who develop lifelong bonds with those around them and who support those peers; and who serve their colleges and communities. Becoming a Kappa Sigma provides the framework to build yourself into the man you want to be.
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.
Ladies Promoting Service, Intelligence and Academics
The purpose of this organization shall be to:
a Promote unity and service to the community at California State University, Northridge, or on a national level as well.
b Provide a network and support for minority female students at California State University, Northridge.
c Promote multicultural awareness through the incorporation of all students regardless of ethnicity by presenting programs to aid tolerance and the interaction with other service and multicultural organizations at the university.
d Develop leadership skills in all members by attending leadership development activities such as events, seminars, and workshops.
Lambda Sigma Gamma Sorority
Lambda Sigma Gamma Sorority, Inc. is an academic, community, social, and multicultural sorority. We are a solid network of women in higher education, who have chosen to unite in order to enhance our college experiences. Lambda Sigma Gamma Sorority, Inc. was founded with the purpose of creating a support system for women once they have entered the university. We provide our members a family away from home - in order to facilitate the retention of motivated students. Through the support its' members offer each other, Lambda Sigma Gamma Sorority, Inc. has developed a strong, safe and loving environment where friendships grow, characters build, knowledge is shared, and a multicultural sisterhood is created.
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.
Management Information Systems Association (MISA)
The Management Information Systems Association offers an active organization to students pursuing any major with an interest in computer applications and promotes an atmosphere conductive to achievement.
The purpose of the CSUN math club is to provide a place for math majors and other interested students to discuss topics, careers, and academic issues related to mathematics.
Matador Pedal Sports of CSUN
The purpose of this organization is to educate and familiarize students and members of the campus community with the principles of building Human Powered Vehicles (HPVs) which are engineered for competitive events as well as everyday commuting. The club also aims to extract talent from the student body on campus for representation at regional and national HPV Competitions.
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.
Matador Women's Soccer Club
Matador Women's Soccer Club provides students with an opportunity to develop athletic skill, become better teammates, and individual growth through sportsmanship, teamwork, and passion for play.
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.
Muslim Students Association (MSA)
The Muslim Student Association strives to bring together Muslims of diverse backgrounds and cultures under one unified, organized, proactive community.
National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS)
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars aims to honor, inspire, and engage its members, and offers benefits including scholarships, leadership development, travel opportunities and career resources.
The National Society of Leadership and Success strives to assist college students in creating the lives they desire, by helping students discover what they truly want to do, and to give them the support and tools to achieve their goals.
National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA)
The purpose of this Association is to unite students in the Communicative Disorders department and those with similar interests, to provide relevant information for their academic career at California State University at Northridge, to inform members on local and national affairs concerning the field of work, to facilitate the transition from undergraduate to graduate to professional, to introduce different aspects of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology in the work field, and any other legal purpose which shall be deemed necessary for the furtherance of the Association’s objectives.
Northridge Adventist Student Alliance (N.A.S.A)
The purpose of NASA is to provide regularly for: the spiritual nurture of its members, opportunities for community and mission service and social Christian fellowship in a Seventh-day Adventist context. NASA’s goals are to provide its members with frequent exposure to Seventh-day Adventist: spiritual development, service, outreach ministries and social/recreational events.
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity
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-Optometry Student Association
Pre-Optometry Student Association strives to promote the interaction of students, faculty, and leaders in the optometrical world and health care. To provide a locale for Pre-Optometry students to discuss their pertinent concerns.
Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)
The Public Relations Student Society of America encourages the understanding of current theories and procedures in the practice of public relations and provides students with the opportunity to become acquainted with their peers and professional practitioners.
Radiologic Technology Student Association
The Radiologic Technology Student Association strives to promote an interest in the research and study of radiology while encouraging a professional spirit among those in the organization.
Salsa Libre encourages students to pursue and reach out to others through salsa dancing, to enrich their lives, and form a community of salsa dancers where they can participate in dances and lessons, and learn the artistic aspect of dance.
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.
The Sculpture Organization is for students interested in sculpture. The Sculpture Organization supports the growth of ideas, skills, and techniques that are used to create, understand, and discuss sculpture. The Sculpture Organization will also encourage professional development in both a social and academic atmosphere.
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.
Sigma Chi strives to cultivate and maintain the high ideals of friendship, justice and learning upon which Sigma Chi was founded.
Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity
Sigma Lambda Beta -Kappa Gamma Chapter promotes the ideals of brotherhood, education and cultural awareness and strives to create a respectable image for all members of the organization.
Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority, Lambda Beta
Sigma Lambda Gamma strives to uphold the standards of excellence in morality, ethics, and education, by promoting academic excellence, community service, and cultural awareness.
Sigma Nu promotes a sense of Brotherhood through honor, friendship, assistance, unity, scholarship and communication.
Sigma Omega Nu Latina Interest Sorority strives for sisterhood, scholastic excellence, self-improvement, and Latina awareness and provides community service on the University Campus of every corresponding Chapter, as well as in the community.
Sigma Phi Epsilon strives to develop and strengthen the character of its members, promote virtue, diligence, and brotherly Love, and to instill in its members the principles and ideals upon which it was founded.
Sigma Tau Delta (English Honorary)
Sigma Tau Delta strives to provide cultural stimulation on campus and to promote interest in literature and the English language in the surrounding community.
The purpose of Slop Billiard Club is to teach and refine student’s skills in billiards. To allow students interested in finding a new hobby to experience and learn proper techniques. Lastly, provide a competitive environment such as playing in-house tournaments, other colleges, and in leagues.
Society for Physics Students-Northridge Chapter
The Society of Physics Students develops collegiality among students, faculty members, and the community to broaden the understanding of physics at California State University, Northridge. We are actively engaged in promoting public interest in physics, stimulating interest in physics research and advance study, and assisting students to develop the competence, enthusiasm, and social responsibility essential for the advancement of physics. The Society of Physics Students also provides liaison between students and the member societies of the American Institute of Physics.
Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)
The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering stimulates student interest in the scientific and engineering developments in the fields of materials and processes, and familiarizes students with the career opportunities.
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.
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers encourages scientists and mathematicians within a body of technical disciplines to creates valuable relations with all academic fields, and encourage participation in the Latino culture.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
The purpose of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers is to achieve unity among the engineering and computer science organizations of CSUN, through joint activities; facilitate the transfer of knowledge between upper and lower classmen; and serve the needs of the College of Engineering and Computer Science students through special services.
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
The Society of Women Engineers is dedicated to making known the need for women engineers by encouraging young women to succeed in their studies and careers.
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 Association for Behavior Analysis
promote educational and professional advancement for all students interested in behavior analysis. We are dedicated to disseminating behavior analysis and creating opportunities to facilitate students’ scholastic success.
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 Dietetic and Food Science Association (SDFSA)
The Student Dietetic and Food Science Association provides the framework for meaningful student involvement, stimulates interest in the profession of Dietetics and Food Science-related fields, and develops channels of communication between students and advisors.
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.
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 Philosophy Society
The Student Philosophy Society promotes student interest in the study of Philosophy and encourages a professional spirit among those who are interested in philosophy.
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.
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.
Tau Sigma National Honor Society (Transfer Students)
The California State University, Northridge chapter of Tau Sigma is committed to recognizing the achievements of transfer students while building a supportive community. Our members serve as both ambassadors of California State University, Northridge and advocates for both current and prospective transfer student to the CSUN.
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.
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.
United Sorority and Fraternity Council (USFC)
This organization seeks a more diverse cooperative existence between sorority and fraternal orders while maintaining good faith with the University.
Urban Planning Students of Northridge (UPS)
The Urban Planning Students Club provides assistance and personal support to students involved in and or interested in the Urban Studies and Planning program.
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.