Student Organizations

With over 200 registered student organizations (RSOs) and co-curricular organizations, UMass Amherst covers a lot of ground and most interests. Joining a student organization is the ideal way to make yourself at home, get some experience, and simply have fun.

The groups include community service organizations, student government, ethnic and cultural groups, religious and spiritual organizations, fraternity and sororities, student run businesses, media related groups, groups that grow from academic interests, and groups dedicated to athletics and recreation, socializing, arts and entertainment, and politics.

Browse the list below or log into Campus Pulse for more information.

Campus Pulse Organizations

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Peoples Market

Peoples Market is a student-run business on the UMass campus that operates by the governing principles of a cooperative. Our mission is to...

Persian Student Association

The Persian Student Association at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is an organization that promotes the understanding of Persian...

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Incorporated

ΦΒΣ The Founding Fathers of our chapter had a vision to give a brand new image to the minority community on a predominantly...

Phi Gamma Delta

The Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta, also known as Fiji or Phi Gam, has 131 chapters and 20 colonies at the foremost colleges and...

Phi Iota Alpha

La Familia of Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is a brotherhood composed of undergraduate, graduate, and professional men internationally,...

Phi Sigma Kappa

Phi Sigma Kappa is a lifelong brotherhood dedicated to the betterment of the individual, the university community, and our world, by giving...

Phi Sigma Pi

Phi Sigma Pi is a national co-ed honor fraternity that brings together the best elements of a social fraternity, service club, and honor...

Philosophy and Open Thought

Photography Club

The mission of The UMass Photography Club is to provide a fun and inviting community for any student interested in learning more about...

Physics GSO

Schedule

Pi Delta Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Mission Statement The mission of Pi Delta Psi Fraternity, Inc. is to maintain its Fraternal existence by installing values that nurture...

Pi Kappa Alpha

  VISION PI KAPPA ALPHA: THETA MU As one of the most successful chapters on our campus and in our region, Theta Mu sets the...

Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity

Pi Kappa Phi’s commitment to leadership dates back more than 100 years to our humble roots at the College of Charleston where our...

Pi Sigma Alpha, Delta Lambda Chapter

The Delta Lambda chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha is located in the department. For information about the group or an application please contact a...

Pierpont House Council

Pierpont Staff

Pioneer Magazine

Policy and Administration Graduate Council

Political Science Graduate Student Association

Polo Club

Our mission is to help club members improve their riding skills, work together as a team and gain competition experience. We hope to...

Pre Vet & Animal Science

PURPOSE: Mission Statement: “Our Goal is to provide a fun, relaxing social atmosphere for animal science students. This will allow...

Pre-Dental Society

The mission of this RSO is to provide a stable foundation for developing communication among pre-dental undergraduate students. It also...

Pre-Medical Society

The University of Massachusetts at Amherst Pre-Medical Society is a group that aims to provide useful information, connections, and...

Pride Alliance

Pride Alliance is an organization dedicated to creating a safe, social and fun space for queer-identified people at UMass and in the...

Prince/Crampton House Council

Prince/Crampton Staff

Project Nur

Protect Our Breasts

Public Health Club

The main goal of the Public Health Club is to promote this new and uprising major that is starting to come into the spotlight throughout...

Quidditch Club

UMass Quidditch was created in Spring of 2008 to bring the wizarding sport of Quidditch to Muggles. Even without flying brooms, Quidditch...

Racquetball Club

UMass Racquetball is an organization dedicated to athletes interested in the sport of Racquetball. This RSO has several objectives in mind...

Real Estate Club

The mission of The UMass Real Estate Club is to provide an opportunity for students to learn about the real estate industry through...

Religious and Spiritual Life

Welcome!! The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life can provide information about a wide array of spiritual resources and interfaith...

Religious Verism Association

   RVA  is a multi-faith research association for discovering truths behind religions and for removing (probable)...

Republican Club

The University of Massachusetts Republican Club is committed to promoting the Republican and conservative message on and around the UMass...

Research Mill

Our Mission is to create a network of individuals that are interested in scientific research and to make the University of Massachusetts...

Residence Hall Association (RHA)

  The Residence Hall Association represents all students living within the residence halls. Each House Council’s Vice President...

Residential Learning Communities Office

Residential Life

       

Residential Life Advisors

We will use this site to share resources, post training materials, and facilitate ongoing development. You can also post your best...

Rights of Animals and Vegan Education

MISSION STATEMENT: UMass RAVE is a student activist organization dedicated to the abolition of animal exploitation. We advocate veganism by...

Roller Hockey Club (M)

The first ever roller hockey organization at UMass. Founded in the Spring of 2009, the Men's Roller Hockey Team competes within Division II...

Rotaract Club of UMass Amherst

Rotaract stands for "Rotary in Action." Rotary International is the world's first service club organization. Rotary club members are...

Rugby Club (M)

The University of Massachusetts Rugby Football Club is a Registered Student Organization and Club Sport at the University. As a club our...

Rugby Club (W)

Women’s Rugby at Umass The UMass Women’s Rugby Club (UMass WRFC) is a Registered Student Organization. We are responsible for...

Rumi Club

The purpose of the Rumi Club is to create a platform where people from different cultures, religions and traditions can come together and...

Running Club

The Running Club welcomes runners of all experience. We meet every weekday at 4:00 P.M.    Check out our Facebook: Umass...

S#arp Attitude

Sailing Team

The sailing team is a competitive club sport that competes in the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association (NEISA). We hold...

SAMBA

S.A.M.B.A. is an organization formed to promote the preservation of Brazilian culture through programs and activities that reflect all...

Save the Children-UMass

Our main goal is to hold events around the Amherst area and fundraise for our charity. We hope to work with Amherst schools, the student...

Science Fiction Society

The University of Massachusetts Science Fiction Society (UMSFS for short) is the second largest Science Fiction and Fantasy lending library...

Science Outreach Club - SciOut

The Science Outreach Club is a student organization funded by the physics department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Our goal,...

Secular Student Alliance

The purposes of the organization shall be to 1) promote and practice the open, rational, and scientific examination of the universe and our...

Seirenkai Self-Defense Club

U-Mass Amherst Seirenkai Self-Defense (UMASSD) is a university sponsored club whose purpose is to teach Seirenkai Karate, a traditional...

Sequential Arts Colloquium

Shotokan Karate Club

The purpose of the UMass Shotokan Karate Club is to promote the sound mental, physical, and emotional development of its members through...

Sigma Alpha Mu

We are a fraternity of men looking to foster the development of collegiate men by instilling strong fraternal values, offering social and...

Sigma Chi Iota Social Justice Sorority

Hey! We are a sisterhood of diverse women who have a passion for social justice! Our sorority is founded on the principals of BASICLEE:...

Sigma Delta Tau

Saying that the Psi Chapter of Sigma Delta Tau is unique is an understatement. We each have our own personalities and traits. We come from...