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Current Organizations

These are the organizations that are in the SA which have submitted charters that have been approved. This is the Fall 2013 listing.

Name Description
Absolut A Cappella SUNY New Paltz's Co-ed A Cappella Group
Accounting and Finance Association AFA is for students who are interested in getting more insight from business professionals
African Student Union (ASU) To unite students in the common interest of Africa through events, programs, and trips.
African Women's Alliance Uplifting and educating women of the African diaspora
All People United To make a palpable change on campus by promoting unity through student organization collaborations
Alpha Psi Ecdysia A Burlesque troupe that performs and entertains in an educational, artistic, and positive way.
Alpha Psi Omega The National Theatre Honor Society
American Marketing Association Professional organization which enables students to develop as well as utilize skills.
American Sign Language Club We teach and practice sign language!
Animal Rights Association A group of like-minded individuals who are working towards making our community a better place.
Anthropology Club New Paltz's very own Anthropology Club
Anti-Social Interaction Club A club for introverted, shy, awkward or non-outgoing students to meet up and hang out.
Archery club To learn and Practice the way of Archery
Art History Association Art History Association is a place for students interested in the arts to meet, talk, and learn
Asian Student Association We strive to create a community on campus where people learn about Asian experiences in America.
Association for Women in Mathematics Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics
Autism Speaks U SUNY New Paltz Our goal is to further the mission of Autism Speaks by raising awareness, advocacy and funds.
Avant-Garde Magazine Women's magazine set to inspire all women in a positive way.
Awareness Substance Abuse Education Keeping Adolescents Informed Safe and Alive in Ulster County N.Y.
Beauty Lab Beauty Lab holds active programs engouraging positve self-image.
Biology Club Biology club is a place where students interested in biology can come together.
Black Solidarity Day Students discuss their collective priorities, political and economic power, and plans for the future
Black Student Union BSU promotes intellectual, political, cultural, and social growth amongst all New Paltz
Black Studies Student Organization An organization for students interested in Black Studies.
Black Week Black Week is an organization that celebrates the African American culture through a week of events.
Blackbox Association This organization assists in the facilitating of student-run shows and conjoining events.
Caribbash Focuses on the West Indian culture.
Caribbean Student Organization (CSO) CSO is a Caribbean based organization spreading our culture across campus.
Catholic Campus Ministry CCM exists to encourage Catholic student to live out their faith through Sacrament and service
Cellar Door Student run literary and arts magazine of SUNY New Paltz
Chabad of New Paltz Religious Advocacy and Celebration of Jewish Holidays
Chemistry Club Chemistry club is a group dedicated to learning and teaching Chemistry in the community.
CHINESE STUDENT AND SCHOLAR ASSOCIATION AN ASSOCIATION AIM TO IMPROVE THE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN STUDENTS.
Chinese Students and Scholars Association develop and expand Chinese culture
Cinema Club We watch movies. We discuss film.
Circle K We are a community service based organization that has roots in leadership, fellowship, and service.
Club Baseball Club Baseball is a competitive team that plays other schools in our division in club baseball.
Comic Books United A club devoted to the enjoyment of, discussion of, and creation of comics and graphic literature.
Comics Unleashed Stand up comedy perfomance and writing.
Communication & Media Society A club that exists to promote interaction between majors in the Comm/Media Department at New Paltz
Cosmic Club The Astronomy Club on Campus. We Observe the Stars and Planets.
Cosplay Cartel Focused on combining fandom and fun, we will meet once a week with workshops, food, and photoshoots!
Culinary Club Join this club if you'd like to learn to cook different foods and recipes
Culture Shock Dance Troupe A diverse, hip-hop dance team that gives exciting performances on and off campus.
Curtain Call .A club that is dedicated to putting on low-budget musical productions and musical revues.
Cystic Fibrosis Awareness To raise funds and awareness for Cystic Fibrosis
Dance Association We provide a variety of free, open dance classes.
Domino Effect A Color Guard team that performs at campus events with the usage of flags
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Committee Committee honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Drama Therapy Club This club will look at different forms and uses of drama therapy and psychodrama.
Dumbledore's Army of New Paltz We are an official chapter of The Harry Potter Alliance, a Harry Potter themed advocacy organization
East West Living Learning Community Asian students and American students are living together
Enactus Students using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better world
Envied Fashions Envied Fashions is a club that enhances and exudes interest in Fashion.
Epic-Glee Show choir on campus that puts on shows each semester to showcase our singing & dancing.
Equestrian Club Equestrian Team
Evolutionary Studies Club EvoS club is designed to generate interest in all things evolution!
Face to Face (formerly Invisible Children Club) We are an advocacy organization that spreads awareness about the conflicts in Central Africa.
Fahari-Libertad Magazine A socio-political magazine that discusses issues on and off campus with a cultural basis.
Fencing Club Learn the classic art of Fencing with fellow students!
First World Graduation First World Graduation is a cultural graduation ceremony that celebrates students' achievements.
French Club The French Club is a club that promote the french speaking cultures.
Fresh Act Fresh Act provides a opportunity to student writers, directors, and actors to have their work shown
Future Leaders of Tomorrow An organization where students can come together to learn leadership skills and develop them.
Future Teachers of America FTA is a group of students interested in the field of education.
Geology Club We are an academic driven club, but we incorporate community within the department through events.
German Club German culture, language, and astheics
GLOBAL (gain lifelong opportunities being abroad & local) This club will allow students at SUNY New Paltz (current students, study abroad prospective students
Global Business Association GBA focuses on international and global aspects of today's business world
Global Human Rights Brigade A group with the goal to empower individuals rural communities of third world countries.
Global Medical Brigades Organize and go on medical brigades to communities with limited access to health care.
H2Occupy Water we doing paying for a free resource?
Handball Club 4wall Handball
Hawks 4 Israel Club to make students aware of political ongoings in Israel.
Health Careers Organization Organization for students interested in medically related careers
Hillel Hillel is a Jewish organization on campus
Hispaniola Student Organization Cultural organzation educating New Paltz community on the traditions of Haiti and Dominican Republic
History Club A club for history lovers.
Hooked on Stitches Fiber Arts Club - Specifically Knitting and Crocheting
Humans vrs. Zombies A huge game of tag played on campus every semester
Impacto Sensual Impacto Sensual is a Latino dance group.
International Student Union We are a community run by a group of students with an international profile from diverse backgrounds
Jam Asia Jam Asia is an organization that strives to spread Asian culture awareness to the campus community.
Japanese Club at SUNY New Paltz Japanese culture, language, and aesthetics
Jazz Society Study, discuss, play, and appreciate Jazz music.
Latino Week An organization filled with educational, cultural, social events reflecting & sharing Latin Culture.
League of Legendary Hawks The League of Legends club on campus.
Lights, Camera, Action! A creative outlet for students working as a team to produce original short film and video projects.
M.A.L.I.K. Men & Women Mental, Achievement, Leadership ,Integrity, and Knowledge men and women is an academic club.
MALE CALL SUNY New Paltz's all-male a cappella group
Meditation Club An open community for anyone interested in exploring contemplative lifestyle and practice
Melodia & Movement This is a performing arts club that will sing and dance to a variety of music in English and Spanish
Men of All Nations United A club to bring together all cultural backgrounds to enjoy and discuss different topics
Men's Club Soccer Bring New Paltz Men together to play competitive soccer.
Men's Rugby Competitive rugby fifteens team competes in tri state conference.
Mens Club Lacrosse Lax Hard, Live Easy
Mens Ultimate Frisbee Mens Ultimate Frisbee team
Mind In Question (M.I.Q) Organization with the principles of helping others by any means necessary, as well as campus unity.
Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students (MAPS) New Paltz Chapter Academic society for minority students interested in medical professions.
Muslim Student Association A group where Muslims as well as anyone else is welcome to join to learn about Islam and Muslims
Nachle New Paltz East Meets West...Indian Fusion at its Best!
National Society Of Black Engineers To increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically
Navigators for Christ Share Christ's love with each other and others on this campus.
New Day Ensemble A performing arts organization that focuses on the African Diaspora through drama, music and dance.
New Paltz Anime Club Anime fan gathering
New Paltz Body Peace Project A club that promotes and discusses body image, not gender specific.
New Paltz Cheerleading attend regional competitions
New Paltz Chess A club for members to play chess
New Paltz Chinese Christian Fellowship Students exchange spiritual thoughts and help each other to grow in faith
New Paltz Dance Team The New Paltz Dance Team performs at basketball games to pump up the audience and school spirit
New Paltz Detective Club Social Gaming
New Paltz Extreme Croquet Society Extreme Croquet and Tournament Croquet
New Paltz Feminist Collective A club that advocates for and discusses feminism, gender equality and women's rights.
New Paltz Gaming Society Weekly meetings that consist of video games, card games, and board games.
New Paltz Hoops Hula-hooping club on campus.
New Paltz Ice Hockey Competitive, fun club that plays in the MCHC. Great way to make friends as well.
New Paltz Irish Club The Irish Club is designed to educate students about Celtic and Irish culture and tradition.
New Paltz Italian Club Italian Culture and Language
New Paltz Karate Club A club to teach students Ishin-Ryu Karate
New Paltz Korean Student Association Korean students are gathered to help and interact each other
New Paltz Live Action Role Play Club An improv role playing club
New Paltz Music Collective A group for students interested in sharing music and booking DIY shows on campus
New Paltz Parkour Club Come learn the art of efficient movement!
New Paltz Players A theatrical club to discuss everything theatre-wise on campus and in the community.
New Paltz Roller Hockey For anyone who enjoys playing roller hockey and would like to play some games
New Paltz Running Club The purpose of this club is to create a community of friendly runners at all levels.
New Paltz Survivors Support A confidential anonymous support group for survivors of sexual assault/abuse and rape.
New Paltz Volleyball Club Club that meets to play volleyball with players of various skill levels
New Paltz Women's Club Basketball Women's basketball club team on campus. We will compete locally, and intercollegitely.
New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) NYPIRG is New York State's largest student run nonprofit organization.
New York Students Rising - New Paltz Chapter affordable and accessible public educations, statewide activist network
Non-Violent Communication Club We focus on empathetic, compassionate listening and self expression.
NSSLHA A club dedicated to the Communication Disorders major and associated professions
Oasis/Haven Peer crisis counseling center on-campus that offers walk-in and phone support to students.
Omicron Delta Epsilon Honor Society for Economics
Opera Club Spreading the love of Opera the classy way
Outing Club a club for those who are adventurous and into the outdoors
Oxfam America @ SUNY New Paltz We work to find lasting solutions to poverty, hunger & social injustices locally and globally.
Painting Club Club for both Painting Majors and Non-Majors to expand, and cultivate their artistic practice
Phi Eta Sigma An Honor Society for those with freshman GPA's over 3.5 who like bettering the community
Political Science and International Relations Club Meets to discuss current and past issues in Domestic and International Politics.
Printmaking Club A community interested in print media.
PureLoveClub Promotes Chastity
Queer Action Coaltion To make a safe space for the LGBTQQIPPA population and promote on-campus activism
R.E.A.L. Realistically Embracing All Ladies
Racquetball Club Racquetball- Fast, Furious, Fitness
Rap, Poetry, Music Society (RPM) An open mic without a mic
React to Film New Paltz It is a part of a national College Action Network that raises awareness on social and world issues.
Recycling Club Recycling Club works to educate the campus about recycling and sustainability.
ReJOYce In Jesus Campus Fellowship RJCF intends to benefit the College community by offering avenues for academic and spiritual growth
Relay for Life at SUNY New Paltz We raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society.
Robotics Lab Union of programmers and engineers that work together to build and control robots.
Sankofa African Organisation Sankofa Africa Organization (SAO) is the vision of helping progress in Africa
Save Our Skin Annual art raffle event complete with live music and local food
Scholar's Mentorship Program Advisory Board An advisory board that is the student run component to the Scholar's Mentorship Program
Sculpture Club Club exploring sculpture and supporting student work
Secular Student Alliance of New Paltz A club for non-theists and those who support the separation of church and state.
Shades Step Team Step Team
SIAM Student Chapter at SUNY New Paltz Student Chapter of Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Ski and Snowboard Club Weekly organized ski trips to local mountains
Softball Club All girls softball club.
South Asian Cultural Association S.A.C.A. celebrates the various cultures of South Asian through food, music, movies, and dances.
Student Alliance for Social Services Volunteer based organization that focuses on local needs.
Student Art Alliance Organization devoted to the Arts at SUNY New Paltz.
Student Organization for Business Ethics & Research (SOBER) Aiming to explore, learn and promote ethics among business students and in the business world.
Students Against Mass Incarceration Students Against Mass Incarceration (SAMI) is a student organization dedicated to raising awareness
Students for Justice in Palestine A club to discuss and advocate for a just and peaceful solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) Concerned about the impact drugs have on our communities, but believe the War on Drugs has failed
Students for Sustainable Agriculture Students for Sustainable Agriculture
Students for the Advancement of the Second Amendment We are a group dedicated to creating discussion of second amendment rights.
SUNY New Paltz Advertising and Promotions Provides education and practical experience in promotions and provides benefits to other clubs.
SUNY New Paltz Basketball Club Competitive basketball among peers or SUNY New Paltz and other schools
SUNY New Paltz Butterfly Exhibit Maintaining a live butterfly exhibit on campus
SUNY New Paltz Habitat for Humanity We're a group of students who believe everyone should have a home and don't mind getting dirty.
SUNY New Paltz Hebrew club We are a group of students who want to understand and practice speaking the Hebrew language for real
SUNY New Paltz Slam Team The SUNY New Paltz Slam Team is SUNY New Paltz's competitive slam poetry team.
SUNY New Paltz Students for Life A Pro-Life group working to protect all life from natural conception to natural death
SUNY New Paltz transfer club this club is great way for transfers to get to know other transfers and have fun at New Paltz
SUNY New Paltz Young Americans for Liberty A non-partisan organization dedicated to promoting fiscally responsibility and social tolerance.
SWAG: Student Writers, Artists, and Gamers. The three committees will work toward creating their own video game pamphlet.
Swim Club Club were we practice swimming and compete.
Swing Dance To learn and enjoy swing dancing
Take Back the Night is an organization that aims to raise awareness, and honor survivors of rape and sexual assault
Tattoo and Body Modification Club General interest for people with body art and modifications
TBA Improv A group dedicated to the practice and performance of Improv Comedy.
Team Locates Exploring the life of a College Student: Motivate the youth to attend college.
The Latin American Student Union Latin based organization that spreads cultural and social awareness
The Latino Cultural Center A museum utilized to create awareness of the creativity in the world as well as to show the history
The Miami Theatre Players The Miami Theatre Players is a theatre group on campus which performs one show each semester.
The Movement Dance Convention A student organized dance convention giving discounted classes by professional choreographers.
The New Paltz Oracle Official student newspaper of SUNY New Paltz
The Red Cross Club The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobiliz
The Sexy Pitches We represent an all-female acapella group
The Shadow Proclamation (New Paltz's Doctor Who Club) For enthusiasts of Doctor Who to congregate, enjoy episodes, and discuss the show's many themes.
Theatre Technology and Design Association Theatre Design and Techology
Think Thrift A club dedicated to the art of thrifting as well as DIY projects and clothing swaps.
TOMS Campus Club Raising awareness about the effect shoes and sight has on the health of those in need.
Turkish American Student Association Cultural Association aims to represent Turkish students and introduce Turkish Culture
Ultimate Frisbee SUNY New Paltz Ultimate Frisbee. Participates in seasonal tournaments across the Northeast
Undergraduate Psychology Association UPA is an association for students interested in the feild of psychology.
Up til Dawn Raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Urban Lyrics Urban Lyrics is an alternative spoken word collective aimed to provide a different poetic style.
Voice for Choice An organization that discusses and advocates for pro-choice policy and ethics.
Voices of Unity Gospel Choir A choir consisting of students who wish to sing and perform in the name of the Christian Lord.
Warriors Dance Team A dance team that incorporates any/all dance styles to perfom throughout the year on campus.
Wellness Day Club Wellness Day Club
WFNP The Edge The Edge is a student-run, student-funded college radio station and is open to all majors.
WNPC TV TV Station
Women's Club Soccer Competitive women's soccer team
Women's Rugby Women's Rugby is a Division 2 Club that practices and competes against other schools.
Writer's Block A club where people get together to write and discuss writing
Yoga Club To introduce and further peoples exploration of Yoga and bodiy involvement, awarness, and working.
Young Heroes Raise funds to support orphans of AIDS in Africa