Student Clubs and Publications
Marymount University encourages students to take an active role in student organizations, and supports a variety of clubs and organizations to meet the needs and interests of its students.
There are opportunities to participate in the Student Government Association,
groups that plan entertainment activities,
and student publications.
To view policies for the formation or conduct of a student club or organization, click here.
- The Activities Programming Board plans and implements a variety
of events such as comedy nights, movies, theme parties, dances,
music concerts, coffee houses, trips to off-campus events and
places of interest, Family Weekend entertainment, and the annual
- The Co-Curricular
Council includes a representative from each student organization
and represents the extracurricular interests of the student body.
The Council encourages its members to plan a wide range of activities
to serve the student body. Members of the Co-Curricular Council
also help plan major campus events such as Club Fairs, SpringFest,
and participate in events such as HalloweenFest.
CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS
- African Caribbean Student Association- The purpose of this club is to enable the student body at Marymount University to explore the diversity of African and Caribbean culture.
- Art Club - promotes greater awareness of Marymount University's
fine arts program, sponsors field trips to area art exhibits,
and serves the community at large through artistic expression.
- Black Student Alliance (BSA) - plans and organizes programs
that promote awareness of Black history and culture and promotes
interests of minority students.
- Blue Crew - promotes good sportsmanship and increases
school spirit by supporting Marymount University Athletics through
participation in a variety of skits and cheers.
- Blue Harmony - is a singing group of Marymount students
that perform a variety of music including pop, jazz, a cappella,
classical, blues, gospel and show-tunes. Auditions are held in
the early fall and spring semesters.
- Business Club - works to enhance the educational experience
of business students through company site visits, panel discussions,
networking events, mentoring programs, and involvement in the
larger community through public service.
Ministry Association (CMA) - plans and promotes retreats,
prayer and penance services, social action programs and other
religious and social activities. CMA encourages fellowship among
students of all faiths on campus and with Catholic student organizations
locally and nationally.
- Cheerleading Team - promotes and upholds team spirit
for Marymount University by performing at sporting events and
competing in national competitions.
- Chess Club- To promote the game of chess and encourage recognition of the sporting, and intellectual qualities of the game.
- College Democrats/College Republicans - encourage participation
in the major political parties and enhance campus understanding
of the governmental process. Funds are not used to promote political
Advisory Board (CAB) - provides a voice for commuter students'
needs and interests on campus.
Dance Team - supports student interest in contemporary
dance and provides dance performance at campus events including
- Fashion Club - promotes the professional development
of students interested in fashion through participation in fashion
shows and speakers.
- Fitness Club - provides opportunities for different types
of exercise and educates students and staff about ways to promote
- Gaming Club- enhances the Marymount community through
events that allow students, faculty, and staff a structured means
of participating in various types of games.
Charity Project (GCP) - engages in fundraising for both
domestic and international projects focusing on sustainable development
and thereby instilling a sense of alturism and charity in the
- 12 Point (Graphic Design Club) - provides students with
opportunities to explore and understand the graphic design industry
through various practical projects and field-oriented programs.
- Health and Wellness Student Association - gives
its members networking opportunities, internship and job experiences,
and community involvement in health and fitness.
- History Club - encourages students to take advantage
of Marymount's proximity to the the richness of historical locations
in the area. The club sponsors trips to The Library of Congress,
Arlington National Cemetery, Old Town Alexandria, Mount Vernon,
and nearby Civil War Battlefields.
- Interior Design Association (IDA) - enhances
the professional development of Interior Design students.
- International Club - promotes cross-cultural understanding
through planning social, cultural and educational activities,
including International Week.
- Latino Student Association (LSA) - familiarizes the campus
community with the Latino culture through special programs, engages
in service projects within the DC Metropolitan Latino community,
and strengthens ties between Latino students and Marymount University.
- Muslim Student Association (MSA) - supports Muslin students
on campus and provides the overall Marymount community with educational
programming regarding the Islamic faith. The Muslim Student Association
is an affiliate of a national organization.
- Psychology Club - broadens
the student body's awareness of Psychology and Mental Health issues
through community service, outreach, and various activities.
- Residence Hall Association (RHA) - sponsors and supports
activities that promote community among us.
Government Association (SGA) - serves as the official
representatives of the student body.
- Student Nurses Association - plans activities that enhance
the professional development of the nursing students.
- Student Physical Therapy Association - provides students
at the graduate level with opportunities to develop skills and
knowledge in physical therapy. They are an affiliate of the national
- Student Virginia Education Association (SVEA) - provides
the opportunity to explore education as a profession; to evaluate
their own aptitudes, capabilities, and interests as prospective
educators; and seeks to interest others in education as a profession.
- Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) - promotes free-market economy
and entrepreneurship through special projects benefiting the campus
and surrounding community; competes in regional, national, and
- Theatre One2One - performs everything from professional
main stage productions to improvisation shows. The club and its
members are involved in every aspect of production from lights,
sound, and set construction to directing and publicity.
- The Banner
- is the University's student newspaper that covers campus, national,
and international news and events.
- blueInk - is the annual publication of student writing, art, and photography.
- Yearbook - is an annual publication that features campus events, students, faculty, and staff.