Student Clubs and Organizations at Truman State University
At Truman, there's more to college life than attending classes. With nearly 240 student organizations, the campus is always buzzing with a calendar packed full of events and activities. Find the leader in you as you explore connections across a wide range of endeavors in this lively community of learners.
While membership eligibility varies, all students are encouraged to explore their interests. Here is a list of all currently chartered student organizations at Truman. In addition, some individual departments have organizations you can join. If you do not see an organization below that interests you and would like to start a new organization, please visit the Center for Student Involvement about starting a new organizations.
Organizations that are limited to students in a particular discipline. Emphasis is the knowledge, skills, and experience related to a particular field of study.
- Campus Media
Organizations that are affiliated with the university and provide media services for the campus.
Organizations that promote learning and awareness of different cultures.
- Fee Based
Organizations that are supported by the Student Activities Fee. *Due to the nature of groups student organizations cannot charter under this category without a pre-approved fee from the Board of Governors.
- Fine Arts
Organizations that create an outlook for creativity and allow students to show off their aesthetic appeal to the University community.
Social organizations that are affiliated with Panhellenic Council, National Pan-hellenic Council, or InterFraternity Council. * Organizations that must go through proper colonization procedures via the Center for Student Involvement.
- Health and Wellness
Organizations that promote good health habits and work toward creating a desire to maintain a healthy life in society.
Organizations that cover one department or all departments. They contain a GPA requirement and focus on scholarship.
- Organizations that represent student interests in various political ideologies.
Organizations that compete against other schools or hold recreational activities.
Organizations that relate to a particular religion and may hold religious services.
- Residence Life
Organizations that are limited to students living in Residence Halls. They include hall governments and provide educational and social activities for their members.
Organizations that mainly focus on providing service to the campus and community.
- Special Interest
Organizations that revolve around a particular activity or thought. They are not affiliated with a department, religion or athletics.
- Departmental Cocurricular Opportunities
These groups or classes are based out of academic departments or university offices and have significant oversight by University faculty and staff. Students involved in these groups/classes work closely with university faculty or staff.
- Faculty-Led Honor Societies
These honor societies led by faculty. Students are invited to join based upon specific selection criteria.
All organizations support the Cocurricular Planning Map
If you cannot find your organization or the contact information has changed in the above pages, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org so your information can be added to our site.