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					Getting Involved
   Campus Involvement Facts
• There are over 300 Campus
  Organizations on Campus
• Organizations are broad and diverse
• Students who are involved are more
  likely to be successful both
  academically and socially.
       Why Get Involved??
• Enhance your leadership development
  skills.
• Enhance personal learning and
  academic success.
• Establish relationships with other
  Auburn students and University faculty
  and staff.
• Make a difference at Auburn University.
Student Government Association
• The head of all
  student projects and
  organizations.
• The governing body
  for all students.
• All students are
  members of SGA
  and are entitled to
  participate in the
  program.
   University Program Council
• The UPC is Auburn's
  largest student activity
  project.
• The UPC provides
  entertainment for the
  entire campus, including
  major concerts,
  lectures, free
  blockbuster and outdoor
  movies, comedians,
  dance lessons, and
  many more events!
        School and College
          Organizations
• Honor Societies
• Councils
• Professional
  Organizations




                     College of Agriculture
        Volunteer and Service
            Organizations
• More than you can
  imagine
• The most popular
  are:
  –   Project Uplift
  –   IMPACT
  –   Best Buddies
  –   Circle K
  –   Habitat for Humanity
                             IMPACT Projects
        Special Interest Groups
• Anything else you     • Some of these are:
  want you can            •   College Republicans
  probably find in a      •   College Democrats
  special interest        •   Auburn Film Society
  group.                  •   Sign Language Club
• A list of these can     •   Many, many more
  also be found in
  your Tiger Cub.
      Host and Hostess Groups
•   Dunkin’ Darlings
•   Tiger Ambassadors
•   Tiger Splashers
•   Soccer Sweethearts
•   Golf Hostesses
•   Lacrosse Hostesses
•   Rugger Huggers
                         Auburn Football
•   And many more…
     War Eagle Girls and Plainsmen
• WEGP are Auburn’s
  official hosts and
  hostesses
• Have welcomed
  everyone from past
  football players to Vice-
  President Dick Cheney
• For more information,
  visit website at
  www.auburn.edu/wegp.
                  Intramurals
• Auburn’s Intramural
  Sports program has been
  ranked 7th in the nation in
  past years.
• Anyone can get involved
  through their organization
  or with a group of friends.
• Includes basketball, golf,
  swimming, bowling,
  soccer, softball, table
  tennis, and more…             Student Activities Center
• For more information, call
  844-4716.
         Communications and
            Publications
•   The Plainsman
•   The Auburn Circle
•   Glomerata
• WEGL FM 91.1
• Tiger Cub Student
  Handbook
• Eagle Eye TV
                        Tiger
                       Greek Life
• Panhellenic
   • Governing body for 16 sororities on campus
• Interfraternity Council
   • Governing body of offices and committees for the fraternities
     on campus
• NPHC
   • National Pan-Hellenic Council coordinated the 9 historically
     black fraternities and sororities on campus
• Any of these organizations can be contacted
  through the Greek life office in AUSC 3130.
       Military Organizations
• Semper Fidelis
  Society
• Silver Wings Society
• Mariners
• Kadettes
• And many others…
       Religious Organizations
• Campus Crusade      • Auburn Christian
                        Fellowship
• Grace Campus
                      • Catholic Student
  Ministries            Organization
• Wesley Foundation   • Jewish Student
• Baptist Campus        Organization
  Ministries          • St. Dunstan’s
• G.A.N.G. Student    • Even if your religion isn’t
  Ministries            listed here, there is
• Muslim Student        probably an organization
                        for you!
  Organization
              Auburn Bands
•   Marching Band
•   Symphonic Band
•   Concert Band
•   Campus Band
•   Jazz Band
•   Basketball Pep Band
       Choral Organizations
•   Concert Choir
•   Gospel Choir
•   AU Singers
•   Men’s Chorus
•   Women’s Chorus
             Honor Societies
•   Tau Sigma, Transfer student honor society
•   Lambda Sigma sophomore honor society
•   Cardinal Key junior honor society
•   Omicron Delta Kappa honor society
•   And a numerous array of college-specific
    honoraries!
       Tau Sigma Honor Society
• Only for transfer students
• Membership is based on student's FIRST semester grades
  at AU
• Minimum GPA is a 3.5 or higher during first term or
  grades are in the top 20% of all incoming transfer students
  during the first term
• Monthly meetings
• Guest speakers (Career Services, Intramurals, SGA,
  IMPACT)
• Community service activities
• Plans activities for all transfer students
  And if you haven’t seen
anything here that interests
           you…
  Or if you just have to have an
   underwater basket weaving
               club…
   You can create your own
        organization!
• For more information on how to create
  your own organization:

  – Visit the SGA website at
    www.auburn.edu/sga

  – Or read your Tiger Cub student handbook.
    Any
Questions???

				
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