Student Organization Resources

IUPUI student organizations involved in creating and sustaining diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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    Africa-American Collegians Taking Initiative Via Engagement (A.C.T.I.V.E)

    A minority volunteer organization group that focuses on issues, building character and experience for one's major. While mentoring the young and developing skill sets for your future career.

    African Student Association (ASA)

    The African Students Association’s purpose is to bring all African students and all IUPUI student that care about Africa together.

    Alliance at IUSM

    Alliance at IUSM focuses on education about LGBTQ health to ensure that future medical providers are aware of the medical needs of the community, additionally providing volunteer opportunities for students to turn this knowledge into skillful practice.

    Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. (Sigma Phi)

    Since its founding on December 4, 1906, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. has supplied voice and vision to the struggle of African-Americans and people of color around the world.

    American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry - Students United with America’s ToothFairy (AAPD-SUAT)

    To serve as the IUSD community outreach liaison to the underserved pediatric population of the Indianapolis area by providing dental health information to children in local schools, churches, and other community organizations.

    American Assembly for Men in Nursing (AAMN)

    The American Assembly for Men in Nursing is an organization for men and women who are interested in advocating for men in the field of nursing and for men's health. This organization is open to current nursing and pre-nursing students.

    American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana Student Chapter (ACLU Student Chapter)

    The purpose of this Chapter shall be to promote discussion and awareness of civil liberties issues and to safeguard civil liberties.

    American Medical Women's Association Pre-Medicine Branch at IUPUI (AMWA Pre-Med at IUPUI)

    American Medical Women's Association (AMWA) strives to advance women within the medical field and improve women's health. It also serves as an organization geared toward Pre-Medical students interested in professional school.

    American Women's Medical Association (AMWA)

    AMWA holds 1-2 lectures/month concerning topics related to several topics supporting the theme of “women and medicine.” These topics are relevant to all future physicians. We not only hold lunches, but also have a successful mentoring program.

    Amigos en Servicio (AeS)

    We work with the Latino community of Indianapolis by doing community service and events that impacts the community in a positive way.

    Amnesty International Law Student Chapter

    The purposes of the organization is to promote and advance human rights for all , raise awareness about the current human rights violations and abuses all over the world and advocate for human rights by working with Amnesty International.

    Arabic Club at IUPUI

    Salaam! The Arabic Club at IUPUI helps to enrich its members' knowledge of Arabic language and culture. Anyone is welcome to attend our club events or our Dardasha (Arabic Conversation Hour) meetings.

    Asian Law Students Association (ALSA)

    The Asian Law Students Association (ALSA) is a student organization dedicated to fostering a supportive atmosphere for all students at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

    Asian Student Union at IUPUI (ASU)

    Asian Student Union Aims to connect IUPUI students and community to Asian heritage and culture; through community service, social networking and cultural programming. All students seeking the understanding of Asian and Asian American culture are welcome.

    Association for Women in Mathematics Student Chapter at IUPUI (AWM at IUPUI)

    This organization is the student chapter of Association for Women in Mathematics(AWM)

    Association of Women Surgeons (AWS-SIG)

    Provide opportunities for female students to explore the field of surgery, research opportunities and to participate in AWS on a national level. Promote career advancement of women, gender issues, and provide mentorship of women in the surgical field.

    Best Buddies at IUPUI (Best Buddies)

    Best Buddies is a national, not for profit organization that focuses on the inclusion of individuals with developmental and developmental disabilities.

    Black Law Students Association (BLSA)

    IU McKinney BLSA’s mission is to support and advance the interests of its members and the broader Black community. To achieve our goal, we focus on the recruitment and development of Black law students.

    Black Student Union (BSU)

    In recognition of the need for an organization to meet the academic political, philosophical, and social needs of black students; develop and maintain a positive racial identity among blacks on this campus and the Indianapolis community.

    Bollywood Beats @ IUPUI (BB)
    The purpose of Bollywood Beats is to promote the joy of dancing and fitness along with cultural diversity. This organization is open to all students, staff, or faculty who are interested in learning about Indian dance forms.

    Bridges International (Bridges)

    Bridges International is a student organization which seeks to help international students through service activities, social networking, and spiritual resources.

    Capital Warrior Battalion Student Association (Capital Warriors)

    The Mission of the Capital Warrior Student Association is to prepare future Officers to fight and win in a complex world.

    Caregiver Unity Council (S.T.O.R.K)

    As the Caregiver Unity Council at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, we strive to act as a peer-to-peer/cultural association for the student caregivers at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; providing assistance and support.

    CHANGE SELLF: Human Rights Organization (CHANGE SELLF)

    Human rights is a chance to uphold the dignity and rights of ALL people. Join us in making an impact domestically and internationally, by bringing about awareness on human rights violations, and becoming activists for change. World change is how we roll!

    Chi Alpha Epsilon Honor Society - Eta Alpha Chapter (XAE)

    Chi Alpha Epsilon was formed to recognize the academic achievements of students admitted to colleges and universities through non-traditional criteria who utilize developmental and educational support services.

    Child Advocacy Student Interest Group (CA-SIG)

    Student interest group dedicated to issues of child abuse, the child/family court system, and social justice issues surrounding children.

    Children and Adults with Disabilities Student Interest Group (CAD-sig)

    CAD-sig promotes the education of the student body to working with children and adults with all types of disabilities and provides outlets for which the student body can do so.

    China Philanthropy Leadership Initiative (CPLI)

    The is an organization composed of IUPUI students from a diversity of academic disciplines that share a common interest in philanthropy, nonprofit organizations, social innovation and development, and community engagement.

    Chinese Christian Campus Fellowship (CCCF)

    We share the Gospel of God to Chinese speaking students and visiting scholars.

    Chinese Culture Club @ IUPUI (CCCI)

    The Chinese Culture Club aims to help students at IUPUI learn about and engage with Chinese culture and language through events such as training with martial arts, lectures with guest lecturers, and events with the Chinese community.

    Chinese Language Club at IUPUI

    The Chinese Language Club at IUPUI is meant to be an environment where non-native Chinese language speakers or those who want to learn Chinese can connect with individuals in the same boat, all with the common goal of uniting through language.

    Chinese Student and Scholar Association (CSSA)

    IUPUI has a large Chinese population. IUPUI-CSSA aims to build up a bridge between Chinese community and IUPUI campus as well as contribute to diverse culture of IUPUI.

    Club Project Kids Network (PKN)

    The mission of Club PKN is to bring about sustainable change in children's lives and the communities they live in; both locally and globally. This will be accomplished through fundraising, donating, volunteering, and global outreach trips.

    College Diabetes Network at IUPUI (CDN at IUPUI)

    The College Diabetes Network (CDN) is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide innovative peer based programs which connect and empower students and young professionals to thrive with diabetes.

    College Mentors for Kids at IUPUI (College Mentors)

    We connect college students with the most to give to kids who need it most. Through weekly after-school activities on a college campus, mentors show kids the importance of trying harder in school and help them understand higher education opportunities.

    Collegiate 100 at IUPUI (C100@IUPUI)

    These young men and women share a common interest with that of the 100 Black Men of Indianapolis which is to enhance and improve the quality of life for younger black men and women.

    Coptic Student Association (CSA - Coptic Jags)

    The Coptic Student Association is a religious organization aimed at uniting the Coptic Christian students of IUPUI. By educating students on biblical ideals , we will create an environment to foster Coptic students community service.

    Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. (DST)

    January 13, 1913 marked a day in history for African-American women. On this day, twenty-two trail blazing college educated women paved the way to set a foundation for what is now one of the largest African-American women's organization in the world.

    DesiJags: The Indian Students Association (ISA)

    A students organization to help incoming Indian students adjust to the life in the US and involve them in various events throughout their student career.

    Ethics Student Interest Group (EthicsSIG)

    A collection of students at IUSM with a shared interest in the role ethics plays in modern medicine.

    Feminist Law Society at IU McKinney School of Law (Feminist Law Society)

    The Feminist Law Society promotes activism through dialogue regarding sex/gender political, economic and social equality. Feminist Law Society aims to explore the concept of intersectionality within the law through personal and academic discourse.

    Filipino Student Association at IUPUI (FSA)

    Filipino Student Association (FSA) at IUPUI's mission is to promote Filipino culture, encourage diversity, and create collaborative relationships on campus and in the community.

    Francophone Student Association (FSA)

    The mission of the Francophone Student Association is to support the learning and use of the French language at IUPUI and to promote awareness and understanding of francophone cultures among the IUPUI community.

    Gamma Eta Sorority, Inc. (Gamma Eta)

    Gamma Eta Sorority, Inc. is dedicated to creating a culturally aware atmosphere in which women from diverse ethnic backgrounds can develop a sense of pride, sisterhood, and support in order to ensure professional and academic success.

    Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority Incorporated (G Phi O)

    Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc., was founded on April 17, 1991, at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. It was the dream of six Latina women who sought more support than the traditional Greek community.

    German Club at IUPUI (Deutschklub)

    The German Club at IUPUI offers an cultural experience for Students with the interest in Germany. The Club is active on-campus as well off-campus. Students are able to talk to native Germans as well as US Students with a strong background in german.

    Hispanic Law Society (HLS)

    The Hispanic Law Society helps Hispanic students become effective participants in law school and to increase awareness about the legal issues affecting Hispanics.

    Indian Student Cultural Association (ISCA)

    The purpose of ISCA is to promote Indian culture and awareness through cultural events and fundraisers. The organization is open to all students, staff, or faculty of IUPUI that are interested in learning about the Indian culture.

    Interfaith Coalition for Palestine (ICP)

    Interfaith Coalition for Palestine IUPUI provides an infrastructure for intellectual, cultural and social innovation at IUPUI. Interfaith Coalition for Palestine IUPUI advocates for the political, economic, and human rights of Palestinians.

    International Club (I-Club)

    The International Club at IUPUI is a student organization whose aim is to foster international and cross-cultural understanding on the IUPUI campus.

    International Human Rights Law Society at IU McKinney School of Law (IHRS)

    It shall be the purpose of IU IHRS to act as a forum for current Students and Alumni of Indiana University McKinney School of Law (“IU-McKinney”) to raise awareness and knowledge of International Human Rights Society Issues.

    Iota Iota Iota National Women's Studies Honor Society - Delta Pi Chapter (Triota)

    The mission of Triota is to articulate discussion surrounding discrimination, sexism, gender, race, class, sexual orientation, and ableism. We are a collaborative club and have secured a safe space for anyone to come and have their voice heard.

    Iranian Student Association (ISA)

    The Iranian Association was founded at IUPUI in the Fall Semester of 1999. ISA was formed to promote better understanding of the social, traditional, and historical aspect of Iranian culture at IUPUI.

    Islamic Law Association (ILA)

    ILA aims to "demonstrate the meaning of Islamic Law (Sharey’ah)" and to "represent Islamic law and practice to all the members of Robert H. McKinney School of Law or other events in the campus of Indiana University-Purdue Indianapolis University."

    Japanese Culture Club

    If you're interested in learning something new about Japan or want to meet Japanese exchange students or other people also interested in Japan, you should join us! We love to discuss topics that relate to Japanese history, culture and language.

    Jewish Law Society at Indiana University McKinney School of Law (JLS)

    JLS is a group to promote a spirit of community and culture. All students are welcome, regardless of Jewish/non-Jewish identity. The JLS holds social, religious, and networking opportunities.

    Jewish Student Association

    The Jewish Student Association (JSA) at IUPUI is the home for all things Jewish and Israeli on campus.

    Kelley Indianapolis MBA Women's Association (KIMWA)

    Kelley Indianapolis MBA Women's Association is a community that connects, challenges and empowers its members to achieve their personal and professional goals through networking, socials, community outreach and developmental workshops.

    Kelley International Club (Kelley I-Club)

    Kelley International Club provides a supporting medium for international students to build connections and networks with their peers. Kelley I-Club creates a channel to communicate and network with other members.

    Korean Student Association

    KSA provides and shares useful information on IUPUI and life in Indianapolis to prospective and current members and promotes friendship and social interactions among its members. Also KSA provides opportunities of better understanding of Korean cultures

    La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. (LUL/ Lambdas)

    La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Incorporated primarily seeks to take a leadership role in meeting the needs of the Latino community through academic achievement, cultural awareness, community service and promotion of the Latino culture and people.

    Lambda Law Society

    The Lambda Law Society is committed to improving student and faculty awareness and education of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer(LBGTQ) community in areas of law and public policy.

    Latino Student Association (LSA)

    The primary goal of the Latino/a Student Association is to unify the diverse Latino students at IUPUI in the desire to promote academic excellence in our community and the pride that accompanies the knowledge of self.

    LGBTQ Student Alliance (LGBTQSA)

    The LGBTQ Student Alliance is IUPUI's undergraduate student organization dedicated to the advancement of the LGBTQ community. We are a community of students hosting open dialogue and a free exchange of ideas in regards to the LGBTQ+ community.

    Malaysian Student Association (MySA)

    Malaysian Student Association (MySA) IUPUI strives in promoting Malaysian culture and have a good time together in IUPUI.

    Medical Spanish Society of Latinos (MS-SOL)

    MS-SOL is a group of students who are aimed at serving the Latino community in the Indianapolis area. We volunteer at health fairs and student-run outreach clinics to provide the Latino community the best medical care available.

    Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)
    IU School of Medicine's branch of a national organization aimed at preserving reproductive health accessibility.

    Military Medicine (MLTMED)
    We are Army/Navy/Air Force HPSP students at IUSM.

    Minority Science and Technology Club (MSTC)
    Minority Science and Technology Club is a National NOBCChE (Organization of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers) chapter at IUPUI open to all minority students interested in the STEM (Science, Technolgy, Engineering, and Math) related fields.

    Muslim Student Association

    The MSA of the IUPUI aims to provide a platform for Muslims and non-Muslims to get to learn about Islam and serve the Indianapolis community.

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    National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)

    Professional organization that focuses on Journalism based criteria as well as networking , career building and internships. All majors and races are welcome !

    National Organization of Minority Architecture and Design Students (NOMADS)

    NOMADS promotes diversity, promotes different points of view, and gives a voice to students who feel underrepresented in the fields of architecture and design and affiliated professions.

    National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)

    The National Society of Black Engineers mission is to increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically succeed professionally and positively impact the community.

    Native American Student Alliance (NASA)

    An organization to meet the academic, political, philosophical, and social needs of Native American students while working to assist with the cultural competencies of all faculty, staff and students as it relates to Native American awareness!

    Nina Scholars Leadership Organization (NSLO)
    Nina Scholars Leadership Organization strives to help put the thoughts and ideas of the past and current Nina scholars into formulating the culture of the future events.

    Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF)

    A group for people to learn more about the faith and spirituality of ancient Christianity.

    Pakistani Student Association

    The Pakistani Students Association of IUPUI is a non-profit organization that aims to educate students and staff on Pakistan, as well as create community and friendships amongst Pakistanis and non-Pakistanis alike.

    Paws Pantry
    A student-ran food pantry on IUPUI's campus that serves students, staff, and faculty. All you need is a JagTag!

    Physicians for Human Rights

    The purpose of Physicians for Human Rights is to mobilize health professionals to advance health, dignity, and justice and promote the right to health for all.

    Pro Bono United Nations Human Rights Reporting Organization (UNHRRO)

    The group aims to organize student & stakeholder education, training & advocacy for UN human rights reporting & engagement in various human rights and legal institutions.

    Religious Studies Student Association (RSSA)

    The RELIGIOUS STUDIES STUDENT ASSOCIATION sponsors films, lectures, panels, and guest speakers in order to promote discussion and understanding of the role of religions in our cultural heritage(s).

    Saudi Students Club

    Saudi Students Club at IUPUI is an international club that host various fun and educational activities about saudi arabian culture.

    Second Chance Re-Entry Assistance Program (SCRAP)

    SCRAP assists formerly incarcerated individuals and their families during their transition and re-integration into broader society.


    The primary purpose of this organization is to inspire the community to become involved and raise awareness about childhood hunger as well as the problems that are associated with it.

    Social Justice Scholars (SJS)

    The Social Justice Scholars, under the direction of Social Justice Education, serve to educate and motivate students with social justice issues through programming in a variety of forms. The Scholars also plan the annual Tunnel of Oppression.

    Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)

    A student-driven organization founded to recruit, support and advance STEM majors into successful higher education and career opportunities.

    Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

    Mission: "SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development."

    Society of Women Engineers- IUPUI (SWE)

    Our collegiate SWE section seeks to develop our female engineering students both academically and professionally as well as inspire young girls to pursue science and engineering through partnering with local schools.

    South Asian Youth Action (SAYA)

    South Asian Youth Action is an organization which aims to motivate the South Asian youth of IUPUI to become involved in our surrounding community. Our focus is philanthropy and our plan of action is to organize opportunities for such involvement.

    Spanish Conversation Club at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

    The student organization has been established for the purpose of educating the faculty and student community on the diversity of the Hispanic-Latino cultures while expanding Spanish language proficiency.

    Student African American Brotherhood (SAAB)

    We are a chapter of a national organization to help Black and Latino males be successful at IUPUI.

    Student African American Sisterhood

    We are sisters on the same journey, empowering one another through social unity, academic excellence, leadership and support…together we are a sisterhood of distinction and we will rise.

    Student Association of Raas and Garba (SARANG)

    Indian Raas Dance Team

    Student Veterans Organization at IUPUI (Veterans@IUPUI)

    Veterans@IUPUI is a student-run organization on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).

    Students Against Animal Cruelty (SAAC)

    Students Against Animal Cruelty will be the first club at IUPUI that centers its attention around animal welfare. We want to raise awareness to the community about the ethical treatment of animals.

    Students for Fair Wages (SFFW)
    Students for Fair Wages works within the campus and surrounding community on socioeconomic issues and political engagement

    Students for Justice in Palestine at IUPUI (SJP @ IUPUI)

    Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) of IUPUI is a diverse group of students, faculty, staff, and community members organized on democratic principles to promote justice, human rights, liberation, and self-determination for the Palestinian people.

    Students in Recovery of Indianapolis (SIRI)
    Students in Recovery of Indianapolis is a student org at IUPUI that creates a supportive community with social events, outreach campaigns, and on-campus support meetings for students in recovery from addiction and other mental health disorders.

    Students Organize for Syria at IUPUI (SOS at IUPUI)

    Students Organize for Syria (SOS) at IUPUI is a diverse group of students working together to shed light on the current situation in Syria and to provide necessary humanitarian relief for and stand in solidarity with the people of Syria.

    Students Supporting Israel at Indiana University -Purdue University (SSI)

    Our mission is to be a clear and confident Pro-Israel voice on college campuses, and to support students in grassroots Pro-Israel advocacy.

    Students United for America's Tooth Fairy

    America's Tooth Fairy's mission to eliminate children’s preventable pain and suffering from preventable pediatric dental disease and improve quality of life for at-risk children. The goal is to educate young kids and their parents to maintain oral health.

    Students Who Care

    The mission of Students Who Care is to increase awareness of stereotypes and fears associated with mental health problems through campus-wide education and fundraising events in an effort to reduce the stigma associated with mental health issues.

    Taiwanese Student Association at IUPUI (TSA-IUPUI)

    TSA at IUPUI is a student association to support new/ future Taiwanese students to get acquainted with the environment and campus through introducing them to the community and to provide assistance in various aspects of daily living.

    Tau Sigma, Tri-Service Military Dental Club (Tau Sigma)

    Tau sigma is a club for anyone interested in the attending dental school on a military scholarship. It is also for students who are already on a military scholarship, but have questions about military life after dental school.

    The Bipartisan Circle (BPC)

    To provide a forum for all people to discuss differing political and ethical ideologies while working to foster compromise and cooperation. In addition we want to learn from our differences and work together to promote positive change in our community.

    The Buddha Cafe' (SGI Student Group)

    SGI Buddhists believe that all people have the power to lead lives of great value and creativity and to positively influence their communities, society and the world.

    The Women's Caucus at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (Women's Caucus)

    A non-discriminatory service organization aimed at enhancing the legal education of its members by increasing awareness of issues for women in the legal profession and also for women in our community.

    To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA IUPUI-Chapter)

    TWLOHA IUPUI-Chapter is affiliated with To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA), Inc., a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide.

    Turkish Student Association

    Turkish Student Association (TSA) is an organization not only for Turkish community or those of Turkish descent, but also for anyone who is interested in Turkish language, culture, and people.

    Undergraduate Women in Science Council (UWIS)

    A group of women with a common ground of science looking to enhance their collegiate experience through the offering service, mentoring, social and pre-professional opportunities.

    Underrepresented Professional and Graduate Student Organization (UPnGO)

    Members of UPnGO at IUPUI aim to promote diversity and improve retention by providing avenues for academic, professional, and social support. UPnGO fosters networks and collaborations, and can keep you informed about fellowships, services, and activ

    Women in Business (WIB)

    Women in Business (WIB) is an undergraduate student organization dedicated to advancing the success of women within the Kelley School of Business Indianapolis.

    Women in Science House (WISH)

    WISH is a residential learning community for female science students. The organization aims to foster passion for the sciences by creating a community that provides social and academic support and promotes a commitment to service.

    Women in Technology (WiT)

    WiT at IUPUI is dedicated to improving community by empowering women from all disciplines to utilize technology to make a difference.

    Womens Alliance at IUPUI

    A feminist organization with the goal of improving our campus, the surrounding community and the world for women and for any oppressed group. We want equality for all.