Leadership & Engagement

Georgia Southwestern State University has a variety of registered student organizations for hurricanes to get involved during your studies on campus. Becoming engaged with an organization helps enhance the GSW experience while also building lifelong memories and relationships. Students have the opportunity to become involved in various areas such as Student Government Association, Fraternities and Sororities, Intramural Sports and Recreation, Religious Organizations, Honor Societies, and Art and Cultural Groups. Be sure to check out the complete list to find what's right for you!

Benefits of Joining an Organization

Hurricanes in organizations are benefited in many ways:

  • Relationship Building - Hurricanes in organizations are able to make connections and meaningful relationships with fellow hurricanes, faculty, staff, and community members.
  • Leadership Opportunities - Involved students have the opportunity to take on leadership roles within an organization and network amongst the campus and community.
  • Growing experience - Hurricanes have the ability to grow and help others grow at GSW by applying class materials into their organization and everyday campus life.
  • Memorable experiences - Students have the ability to stay involved and create fun memories at GSW.

Find Your Tight-Knit Community

Browse through our listing of organizations on CanesConnect, and get involved! If you can’t find an organization that you want to join, students have the option to start a new one! See RSO Policies for more information.

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Office of Student Engagement

Yaqueline Torres
Student Activities Coordinator


Social Info

Planning an Event?

Make sure that your organization's event has been approved! Complete this form at least 5 business days prior to the event. 


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Current Engagement Opportunities

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. NZ
Anime Club
Artists United
Baptist Collegiate Ministry
Chess Club
Chi Phi Fraternity
Delta Sigma Theta
Educators Rising
Engineering Club
E-Sports Club
Gamme Beta Phi Honor Society
Georgia Southwestern State University
Association of Nursing Students
Kappa Delta Pi
Kappa Delta Sorority
Latinos United
National Pan-Hellenic Council
Panhellenic Association
SABU Alumni & Friends
Sigma Chi
Sigma Gamma Tho Inc.
Student African American Brotherhood
Student Government Association
The Marketing Club
The Table-Top Game Club
Young Republicans
Zeta Tau Alpha
Kappa Sigma
Not Finding What You're Looking For? Students have the option to start a new organization! Complete the Petition for Recognition.