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Student Activities & Organizations

Student Activities

When you arrive at Queens in the fall, you will be welcomed into a world filled with many options. As a college student, you will have the opportunity to choose the activities you want to do, how involved you want to be, how much time you spend studying (very important), and many other important decisions. Queens has a lot of great social activities for students to get involved in to help them settle in and feel part of the Queens community.   The Department of Student Activities is here to connect you to all areas of life on campus!

Stay in the Know

Check out the Queens - Get in the Know group on Facebook for all the latest Information. This is just the beginning of the many options you will have at Queens and the many different ways you can get involved. For more information on any of the groups or events above, please feel free to contact Erin Fox, the Director of Student Activities, at 704.337.2264 or foxe2@queens.edu.

Ways to get involved:

Academic

Asian Club works to expand appreciation of the culture and language of the Asian community to the Queens University of Charlotte community.

McColl Undergraduate Business Organization is a student organization for those interested in pursuing business degrees.  

Music Therapy Club strives to deliver an increased awareness to the school and community with career opportunities in the field of music therapy. Music therapy activities provide hands on experience outside of the classroom.

Psychology Club introduces and explores the many facets of the psychology

Sports Marketing Association promotes and coordinates events to support and promote our Royals' sporting events. They motivate school spirit, engage students prior to and during the games, and drive students' awareness about Queens' sporting events.

US Green Building Council Student Group fosters study, research, and understanding of environmentally sustainable building and operation of buildings.   

QUCANS promotes growth and development of the professional nursing student through community projects, fundraising, and health related programs.

Arts & Cultural

Art Club joins students from all artistic disciplines so that they can communicate ideas, interests, passions and dreams to promote an appreciation for the various artistic expressions. Art Club reaches out to the local schools and community to educate through sharing artistic efforts.

Black Student Association (BSA) connects African American students and promotes African American culture, history, and educational dialogue.

Interior Design Club meetings increase education and communication for the interior design students of Queens.

International Club strives to introduce Queens' students to foreign culture and serves as a resource for current international students. Members are provided with opportunities to broaden their worldly experience and plan and engage in projects of international character.

Latin American Student Organization (LASO) seeks to promote diversity through different cultural and educational programs and becomes advocates for education.

Martial Arts Club explores and practices the various martial arts disciplines in a social atmosphere.

Campus

Campus Judicial Board investigates and acts upon any violation of Student Life Policies according to the Queens Honor Code.

Campus Union Board (C.U.B.) enriches the collegiate experiences of students by planning, promoting and implementing activities that provide social entertainment and diversity, as well as educational and physical awareness.

Honor Council investigates and acts upon any alleged academic violation of the Queens Honor Code.

Student Athlete Advisory Committee helps facilitate connections between students and academics while creating and upholding student athlete regulations.

Student Government Association (SGA) elected members act on behalf of the students of Queens as an institutional legislative body.

Media

Queens Chronicle, the student driven newspaper for Queens' campus, delivers campus news, events and activity information, praises, debates, and happenings of interest.

Project Airwaves, the student-run blog radio station, promotes campus events and local and visiting performing artists.

Signet Literary Magazine promotes literary accomplishments and artistic works of the Queens' community. Artistic genres are displayed in the form of poetry, prose, art, and photography.

Recreational

Body Building Club seeks to encourage students in healthy living practices and continued physical ability development.

Equestrian Club engages in horseback riding to develop or further existing skills in horsemanship for pleasure and competition.

Service 

Build 4 Cause continues to help the communities of the Gulf Coast rebuild homes that were destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. If other disasters arise, assistance will be delivered in funding and by the helping of hands.

Guatemala Mission Trip is a threefold mission that focuses on learning more about oneself, the people of Guatemala, and God.

Rotaract Club provides professional and leadership skills, emphasizes respect for the rights of others, and provides opportunities to serve the community and promote international understanding.  

Sedgefield Garden Club provides an after school program for the children of Sedgefield Elementary school (crafts and games), maintains care of the garden beds (harvesting, watering, planting), and establishes a mentoring relationship with Sedgefield Garden Club members.

Special Interest

College Democrats promote the principles of the Democratic Party by recruiting students to become register members of the Democrat Party. They aid in the election of Democratic candidates at all levels of government.

College Republicans promote the principles of the Republican Party. They recruit students to become members of the Republican Party and aid in the election of Republican candidates at all levels of government.

SAFE Queens GSA (Students Advocating For Equality) creates a safe and open environment for support of the gay and lesbian community on campus.

Spiritual

Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU) is an inter-denominational, all-inclusive invitation to those who desire to grow in faith and love of Christ.

Hillel is the Jewish student association that welcomes students of all faiths to learn about and celebrate Jewish history, culture, and holidays.

Muslim Student Association is the Queens Muslim student group that works to create an open space for Muslim students to come together, resolve issues, and celebrate Islam's special holidays and events.

Ratio Christi works to encourage and strengthen the faith of Christian students while sharing Christ's message and love to those who have not yet accepted him. 

Young Life is a non-denominational Christian organization that is committed to helping students grow and mature in their faith through fellowship, Bible study, and prayer.

Honor Societies & Recognitions

Alpha Psi Omega,
the largest dramatic honor society in the country, established a chapter at Queens in 1994. Membership is based on points accrued by working in the performing or technical aspects of theater.

Beta Beta Beta (Tri-Beta) a biological honor society founded in 1922, promotes interest in the biological sciences and keeps students aware of new developments in the field. Eligibility is based on academic achievement. TriBeta thrills the campus with an annual spook-tacular haunted house for Halloween.

Beta Gamma Sigma is an international honor society which recognizes outstanding achievement in collegiate business and management programs.

Janusian Order is a longstanding honorary organization established at Queens in 1937. Designed to recognize excellence of achievement in scholarship, leadership, character, and service, members are selected to participate their junior year based on their excellence exhibited throughout the sophomore year.

Lambda Pi Eta recognizes, fosters and rewards outstanding scholastic achievement in communication studies at Queens.

Mortar Board is a national senior honors society which serves the Queens community by promoting their three ideas: scholarship, leadership and service. Seniors who achieve a GPA of 3.0 or higher and display exemplary leadership abilities are invited to participate.  

Phi Alpha Theta is a history honor society that encourages the study of history.

Pi Sigma Alpha recognizes political science high achievers. Scholarship is stimulated and interest in government is promoted. 

Psi Chi National Honors Society encourages, stimulates, and maintains excellence in scholarship to advance the science of psychology.

Sigma Delta Pi is the Queens Spanish honor society which strives to honor those who attain excellence in the study of the Spanish language and in the study of the literature and culture of the Spanish-speaking peoples.

Sigma Tau Delta is the Queens English honor society which strives to promote interest in literature and the English language.

Greek Organizations

Panhellenic Council is the governing body of the National Panhellenic Council sororities (Alpha Delta Pi, Chi Omega, Kappa Delta, and Phi Mu) to promote ethics, accountability, and cooperation amongst sorority members. The council organizes the Formal Recruitment process for new members.

Order of Omega recognizes fraternity and sorority men and women who have attained a high standard of scholarship, leadership and involvement within the Greek organization and within the community.

Fraternities on Campus
Pi Kappa Phi 
Phi Kappa Sigma

Sororities on Campus
Alpha Delta Pi
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
Chi Omega
Kappa Delta
Phi Mu

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