Clubs and Organizations

Whether you’re looking to sing, dance, go hiking, or help others we’ve got a club that’s right for you.  If you don’t see something that excites you, connect with our student activities staff and they’ll help you start your own club.

Academic Interest

ACS Chemistry Club

The ACS Chemistry Club provides opportunities for students to express their appreciation for chemistry through educational and social activities within the Eastern community.

American Marketing Association

The American Marketing Association encourages innovative students who are interested in marketing to learn, network, and serve as a community.

Eastern Engineering Society

The Eastern Engineering Society is an organization that collaborates with Villanova University to help engineering students and provide study groups, resume building, cover letters, and professional communication workshops.

EU Philosophical Society (EUPS)

The EUPS hosts lectures with faculty and students that engage in a diverse range of philosophical discussions.

Exercise Science Club

The Exercise Science Club aims to advance the study of human movement (biokinetics) and provides preparation for careers in fitness and allied health professions.

EU Health & Medical Club (EUHMC)

EUHMC is a club that provides assistance and support to pre-health students (including Pre-Med, Pre-Vet, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-PA, Nursing, etc.).

ISI Montaigne Society

The ISI Montaigne Society is a literary society focused on discussion and debate of events and ideas that shape Western culture.

Student Nurses Association of PA (SNAP)

EU’s chapter of SNAP supports nursing students in their professional development and socialization as a nurse.

Student Social Work Association (SSWA)

The SSWA supports students in the social work profession, and host events to raise awareness of needs in the local community.  

Theological Society

The Theological Society is a group dedicated to fostering theological conversation and exploration on campus.

Multicultural

Black Student League (BSL)

BSL exists to promote and educate the EU community about African American and black culture through events, services, lectures, and activities.

African Caribbean Union

The African-Caribbean Union of Eastern University works to promote and spread of awareness of the African and Caribbean culture and everything it has to offer through cuisine, music, art, and history.

Bridges

Bridges seeks to serve international students of all cultures through service, social opportunities, spiritual resources, and student leadership.

Keeping it Natural

Keeping it Natural encourages men and women to embrace their true selves by promoting natural beauty through hair care.

Latinos Unidos

Latinos Unidos aims to share the Hispanic culture through events as well as educate the EU community.

Multicultural Awareness Advisory Committee (MAAC)

MAAC is a diverse group of students who plan events and activities for the EU community designed to increase cultural competence and multicultural awareness.

Faith and Spirituality

CRU

CRU is focused on building movements of people who are transformed by Christ. CRU has Bible studies that meet once a week to help students develop their faith.

John Henry Newman Club

The Newman Club will be a group in which Catholic students, faculty, and staff at Eastern can have community. Moreover, it will be a place that non-Catholics can feel comfortable coming and asking questions or just listening without chance of ridicule.

One Generation (OG)

One Generation provides a worship experience through nontraditional means of worship including The Gospel Revival, Woman's Panel, and Christ Talks.

Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF)

OCF seeks to help students grow as Christians within the Orthodox community, strengthen and encourage each other in the faith, and learn more about Orthodox Christian beliefs.

Student Chaplain Program

Student chaplains, via the Office of Faith and Practice, lead weekly Bible studies, provide fellowship, and are available to serve and support students.

Watchmen Prayer Ministry

The Watchmen Prayer Ministry strives to help facilitate a prayerful and thoughtful community open to learning different forms of prayer, interceding for others, and making time for quiet reflection.

Wednesday Night Worship

Wednesday Night Worship provides a holistic worship experience through student-led music and prayer each week.

Student Body Advocates

Student Activities Board (SAB)

SAB plans, organizes, and facilitates numerous events both on and off campus for EU students throughout the entire year.

Student Government Association (SGA)

SGA gives students the chance to be more involved in policy making, procedural structure, and decision making. Members of SGA give a voice to student concerns on campus. 

Honor Societies

Alpha Kappa Delta

International Honor Society of Sociology

Alpha Phi Sigma

International Honor Society of Criminal Justice

Delta Mu Delta

International Honor Society in Business

Kappa Delta Pi

International Honor Society in Education

Lambda Pi Eta

National Communication Association Honor Society

Pi Sigma Alpha

American Political Science Association

Psi Chi

National Honor Society in Psychology

Sigma Theta Tau International

National Honor Society in Nursing

Sigma Zeta Alpha Chi

National Science & Mathematics Honor Society

Theta Alpha Kappa

National Honor Society for Religion and Theology

Media and Publications

Inklings

Published annually, Inklings solicits submissions of creative writing, art, and photography. Students make up the editorial board to develop skills as critics, and work on publishing design and layout. 

The Waltonian

The Waltonian is Eastern University's student-run newspaper. This student organization aims to keep students, faculty, alumni, and any other readers up-to-date with campus and local news.

Arts and Performance

Gospel Choir

Gospel choir performs at various EU functions and local churches.

Audacity

Audacity is a spoken word poetry club that meets regularly to issue writing prompts, critique poems, work on poetry writing skills, and perform around campus and in the local community.

Blaze Step Team

The Blaze Step Team encourages the EU community through step at various events on and off campus.

Eastern Dance Club (EDC)

The Eastern Dance Club brings together students who love to dance and build community. It provides technique classes in the various dance genres (i.e. ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip-hop, etc.).

Eastern Dance Ministry

Eastern Dance Ministry is a club that meets once a week for Bible study and to choreograph dances which will be used to minister to the campus community during Chapel service throughout the semester.

ETHELS

The ETHELS club is a group devoted to teaching, practicing, and performing the art of swing dancing.

Music Guild

Music Guild promotes awareness of on-campus music events and encourages students to attend events led by the music department and performing arts division.

Precious Movements

Precious Movements is a group dedicated to worship through Spirit-led movement of their bodies through mime and praise dancing.

Society of Art & Illustration

Society of Art and Illustration is focused on bringing innovative students together to de-stress and relax through creating art.

Transformed!

Transformed! ministers to people on and off campus through written and dramatic arts and fellowship.

Service and Justice

Earthkeepers

Earthkeepers is a club that aims to promote Creation Care and environmental sustainability. Earthkeepers fight for conservationist efforts in their community.

Habitat for Humanity

The EU Habitat Club works in partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County to raise awareness while providing volunteer opportunities on Saturdays at various work sites.

International Justice Mission (IJM)

IJM exists to fight against oppression and injustice in the following ways: raising awareness, advocating, praying, and making efforts towards eradicating forced labor, sex slavery, and prostitution both locally and abroad.

Team FTK

Team FTK serves and empowers others in conjunction with The Four Diamonds Foundation to fundraise and research childhood cancer.

Prison Ministry

Prison Ministry discusses justice-related issues and leads a program at the Lancaster County Youth Intervention Center. They aim to educate the Eastern community in a way that promotes radical love of those involved in the justice system.

Youth Against Complacency & Homelessness Today (YACHT)

The members of the YACHT club travel into Philadelphia on Thursday nights and Saturday mornings to distribute food, build relationships, and share the gospel with those experiencing  homelessness.

Special Interest

Active Minds

The EU chapter of Active Minds supports mental health awareness and education for students.  It is dedicated to assisting students through education and advocacy concerning various mental health issues.

EU Conservatives

The EU Conservatives are a group of students who gather together to discuss politics and current events from a conservative perspective. 

Model United Nations

Model UN engages current and past global political topics in debate and discussion from all perspectives. Through our meetings, we prepare to compete in national and international conferences.

Refuge

The members of Refuge exists to provide a Christ-centered, supportive, and educational setting for Eastern University students who identify within the LGBTQ+ community, are allies to the LGBTQ+ community, or want to learn more about LGBTQ+ issues.

Students Advocating for Gender Equality (SAGE)

SAGE seeks to engage students in discussion about the relationship between gender equality and Christianity.

Super Smash Bros. Club

Super Smash Bros. Club holds weekly tournaments for students to play Super Smash Bros. All skill levels are welcome to join. 

Sports and Recreation

Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

Fellowship of Christian Athletes is focused on bringing Eastern’s athletes together to worship Christ primarily through team Bible studies, small groups, and one-on-one discipleship.

Recreational Activities

The Recreational Activities club offers a variety of sports and playground style activities on and off campus for all students.

Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)

SAAC advocates for student-athletes at Eastern and also represents the interests of Eastern Athletes to the Middle Atlantic Conference and to the NCAA. Members of SAAC are interested in giving athletes a voice on campus and in college athletics.

TENGU

TENGU provides a friendly, fun, and welcoming environment to all those wishing to partake in the playing of board games, regardless of level of experience.

Ultimate Frisbee Club

The Ultimate Frisbee Club, called The Eastern Exiles, is an Ultimate Frisbee Team that practices on campus, travels to tournaments at other schools, plays disc golf, and hosts other group events.

Yoga Club

Yoga club is beginner yoga for anyone who wants to relax as they go throughout their stressful day. 

For More Information Contact:

Ben Howard
Assistant Dean of Residence and Student Life
Office: Walton 5
bhoward@eastern.edu
610-225-5575

Krista Barnett
Student Life Programming Coordinator
Office: Walton 206
krista.barnett@eastern.edu
610-225-5454

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