Category: Clubs + Activities

Clarkson University prides itself on its vibrant campus life, which is enriched by a diverse array of student clubs and activities catering to a wide range of interests and passions. With over 200 student organizations, there’s something for everyone, whether students are interested in academic, cultural, athletic, service-oriented, or recreational pursuits.

At the heart of Clarkson’s campus life are its student clubs and activities, which provide students with opportunities for personal growth, leadership development, and meaningful connections with peers who share similar interests. These student groups serve as hubs of activity, fostering a sense of belonging and community among students from all backgrounds.

From academic and professional societies to cultural and diversity groups, Clarkson’s student clubs and activities offer a myriad of opportunities for students to engage with their interests and explore new passions. Students can join clubs related to their academic major or career aspirations, such as engineering societies, business clubs, or pre-professional organizations. They can also celebrate and promote diversity through cultural clubs and organizations that celebrate various ethnicities, cultures, and identities.

In addition to academic and cultural clubs, Clarkson offers a wide range of recreational and service-oriented activities. Students can participate in outdoor recreation clubs, arts and performance groups, community service activities, and more. These activities provide opportunities for students to unwind, have fun, and make a positive impact on their community.

Overall, Clarkson’s student clubs and activities play a vital role in enhancing student life and fostering a sense of community on campus. Through their involvement in these clubs and activities, students develop leadership skills, build lasting friendships, and make memories that last a lifetime. Whether students are looking to pursue their academic interests, explore new hobbies, or give back to the community, Clarkson’s student clubs and activities offer endless opportunities for growth and enrichment.

Academics + Admission, Athletics, Campus + Student Life, Clubs + Activities, Graduate Education, Wellness and Mental Health

Discovering Cricket at Clarkson University: An International Student’s Journey

As an international student from India and a passionate cricket enthusiast, my journey to Clarkson University was driven not just by academic aspirations, but also by my love for cricket. My name is Manish, and I want to share my personal experiences and perspectives on playing cricket at Clarkson University, and how it has helped …

Campus + Student Life, Clubs + Activities, Learning Experiences, SPEED Teams, Undergraduate Programs

International Student POV: Shazoi Hall from Golden Spring, Jamaica

Hi, my name is Shazoi Hall and I am an international student from Jamaica studying Civil Engineering here at Clarkson University as an Ignite Presidential Fellow. During my time here, I’ve had the opportunity to get involved in quite a few things that have made my experience valuable and have helped me with my self-development …

Clubs + Activities, Living on Campus, Student Success, Thriving in College, Undergraduate Programs, Wellness and Mental Health

An Introvert’s Guide to Going to College 

Embarking on a journey to college can be one of the most daunting tasks for an introvert, especially after listening to several experiences from films, books, friends, or family members. The transition into college can be the most overwhelming experience when you have no recollection of how or where to start. If you are someone …

Academics + Admission, Campus + Student Life, Clubs + Activities, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Honors Program, Scholarships + Aid, Student Success, Undergraduate Programs

International Student POV: Shreejit from Kathmandu, Nepal

Hello everyone, I’m Shreejit Poudyal, a passionate international student pursuing a B.Sc. in Data Science at Clarkson University with a minor in Computer Science. Throughout my journey here at Clarkson, I’ve not only been able to deepen my academic pursuits but also actively engaged in campus life, seeking opportunities to enrich my experience – whether …

Clubs + Activities, Undergraduate Programs

Student Life Spotlight: “Clarkson’s Got Talent” with Kelsey from the Office of Student Life

Hi! My name is Kelsey Sheehe and I am a senior this year at Clarkson, studying Applied Mathematics and Statistics. For the past five and a half semesters I have been a student employee for the Office of Student Life. The Office of Student Life, or OSL, is located in the Student Center and creates …