At Grand Canyon University (GCU), we understand the value of a well-rounded education - one that allows time for both fun and learning. Pursue an honors program and ascend to elite academic standing. Volunteer across local and global communities while expanding the bounds of servant leadership. Balance all of your hard work with lively club activities, from scuba diving to e-gaming to international travel. Whatever your interests, we offer to make every moment of your college experience memorable.

All clubs and organizations, except for honors societies, are open to all students, regardless of major or college.

Contact Us

For more information about student organizations, contact us at 855-GCU-LOPE.

Learning Communities

GCU has over 70 clubs and organizations, including 22 learning communities. College-based learning communities provide you with the opportunity to connect with like-minded peers at GCU who share common academic goals and similar special interests. As part of a goal-oriented learning community, you can network and further personal or professional development through relationship building, peer-to-peer support, and friendship - outside of the classroom.

Academic Clubs and Student Organizations

Beyond the classroom, our student clubs and organizations invite you to enjoy exciting new experiences, build lifelong friendships and let your Lope spirit soar. Join an academic club and share your enthusiasm with tomorrow's colleagues.

Colangelo College of Business

  • Accounting Society
  • Collegiate DECA 
  • Delta Mu Delta Honors Society
  • IDEA Club 
  • Sports Business Club

College of Doctoral Studies

  • Doctoral Community Cohort

College of Education

  • Educators Rising of Grand Canyon University 
  • GCU Best Buddies

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Canyon Counselors Club 
  • Future Politicians of America (FPA)
  • GCU Speech and Debate Team
  • Lambda Pi Eta (Communication Honor Society) 
  • Lopes Justice Society
  • Mock Trial Club 
  • Psi Chi Honor Society
  • Psychology Club

College of Science, Engineering and Technology

  • GCU AZ Health Occupations Student Association (AZHOSA)
  • Pi-Oneers Math Club
  • Student Wellness and Health Association

College of Theology

  • Biblical Theology Club
  • Defenders

College of Fine Arts and Production

  • Digital Design Club 
  • Digital Film Production Club 
  • GCU Student National Association of Teachers of Singing (SNATS)
  • Student Dance Education Organization (SDEO)
  • Theatre Educators of GCU 
  • United States Institute of Theatre Technology (USITT)

College of Nursing and Health Care Professions

  • Boswell Student Nurses Association
  • East Valley Student Nurses Association 
  • Scottsdale Student Nurses Association 
  • Sports Medicine Club
  • St. Joseph's Student Nurses Association 
  • Student Nurses' Association (SNA)

Honors Societies

  • Alpha Chi Honors Society
  • Alpha Psi Omega
  • Delta Mu Delta
  • Kappa Delta Pi
  • Lambda Pi Eta
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • Psi Chi Honor Society