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Clubs and Organizations

Active Participation Required!
You can't hide under The Rock at Western New England University. Our vibrant and active campus will pull you in to fun social activities and career-building experiences that will enrich your life as a Golden Bear.

One great thing about the size of our campus community is that there is something for everyone in which to get involved. We offer more than 70 student clubs and organizations that make it easy to jump in and explore your interests—old or new. Join one of the popular student government organizations, special interest groups, recreational clubs, or create a new one. Follow your passions and see where they lead to new friends, new experiences, and a new view of the world.

Explore Your Options

  • Student Involvement and Leadership

    Student Involvement and Leadership offers exciting opportunities to get involved on campus—there’s always something going on. From events to clubs and organizations, and a variety of entertaining and educational off-campus trips, the word “bored” doesn’t exist here. Student Involvement and Leadership makes Western New England University the vibrant campus it is, so don’t be afraid to get involved!

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So many clubs, so little time.

That's what you might think when you attend the Clubs and Organizations Expo held during your first week on campus. Western New England offers more than 70 clubs, student chapters of professional societies, and organizations to help you actively participate in campus life.

Clubs & Organizations

Learn to Lead

Our campus size provides great opportunity to take on leadership positions in student organizations and government. Through each of our Colleges and the Career Center, we also provide specific programming to help you develop the leader in you.


In Search of Excellence

  • Are You Skookum Material?

    Through the Skookum Awards of Excellence, the Alumni Associationn recognizes the commitment and dedicated service of Western New England University students throughout their college career by their demonstrated leadership roles on campus, community service/volunteer experiences, and participation in athletics and cocurricular programs. The word Skookum means excellence in the Chinook Indian culture.

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