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Student Organizations

For more information about Student Organizations, please contact the individual department.

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Africana Studies (formerly Black American Studies)

  • Africana Society: for students who have declared Africana Studies major or minor


  • Anthropology Association: Open to undergraduate and graduate students
  • Lambda Alpha Delta Chapter: Anthropology Honor Society
  • Anthropology Graduate Student Association


  • Sigma Tau Delta: Undergraduate Student Honors Organization
  • English Club
  • Preprofessional Club

Foreign Languages & Literatures

  • Foreign Language Clubs/Tables: Clubs and/or language tables are available for all the languages taught by the department. These are open to students across campus who are interested in conversing in a foreign language.
  • Foreign Language and International Trade (FLIT) Club
  • Pi Delta Phi: National French Honor Society
  • Sigma Delta Pi: National Spanish Honor Society
  • Eta Sigma Phi Classics Company: Local chapter affiliated with the national Classics honorary society


  • Phi Alpha Theta: International Honor Society in History


  • Student Linguistics Association (SLing): Open to graduates or undergraduates


  • Undergraduate Philosophy Club
  • Graduate Student Union
  • The Philosophical Society: Open to undergraduates and graduates

Political Science

  • Public Administration Students Organization (PASO)
  • Pre-Law Student Organization
  • Model Illinois Government/Moot Court Competition
  • Model United Nations


  • Alpha Kappa Delta: National Sociology Honor Society
  • Sociology honors Program: Open to undergraduates and graduates
  • Sociology Club: Open to undergraduates and graduates

Communication Studies

  • Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA): One of about 100 student chapters in the nation
  • Speech Communication Organization (SCO): Open to graduate students in Speech
  • Debate: The award-winning Saluki debate team is a member of the nation's largest debate organization (CEDA).
  • Performance Repertory Company: For students interested in the performance of literary, oral and cultural texts.
  • Pyramid Public Relations: Student PR agency
  • National Communication Association Student Club: Open to all undergraduates in Speech Communication.

University Museum

  • Museum Student Group