Student Clubs and Organizations
Beta Beta Beta - Tri Beta
To be eligible for active membership, a student must be a biology major who has completed at least one semester of her sophomore year and has completed at least three semester courses in biology with an average grade of B+. Other students are invited to be associate members if they are interested in life science but are ineligible for active membership.
Business and Economics Society (BES)
Prepares students for the business world by developing professional skills through lectures, workshops and fundraisers.
Campus Activities Board
Assists in the planning of large campus events like Winter Fest.
Plans programs and prayer experiences that foster spirituality for students of all faiths.
Focuses on advanced study and research in chemistry.
Class Advisory Boards
Representatives from each class that plan and organize events for fellow students.
The student-run newspaper reports regularly on campus news, events and issues. The staff writes and edits feature, athletics and news stories; sells and manages advertising; handles photography and graphics; and designs page layouts. Students can participate at any level—from writing a single article to serving on the editorial staff.
Community Service Organization (CSO)
Works to serve those in need by helping the homeless, spending time with senior citizens, building houses or organizing an on-campus blood drive, for example.
Concert Choir of Notre Dame of Maryland University
Presents concerts on- and off-campus, performs music for selected events at the University and has several recordings and concert tours, both in the United States and abroad, to its credit.
Original poetry, plays, short stories, essays, artwork, and photography are featured in Notre Dame's annual creative literary and art magazine. The staff of students considers submissions by any interested individual from the Notre Dame community.
The Dance Team
The Dance Team provides an opportunity to express creativity while promoting school spirit and unity among students of Notre Dame of Maryland University. The duties of The Dance Team include providing entertainment at school functions, including sporting events and all other appropriate activities. Auditions take place in the fall semester and are open to all students with or without dance experience.
Delta Epsilon Sigma
A national scholastic honor society for students, faculty and alumni of Catholic colleges that is open to juniors and seniors.
Delta Mu Delta
The business and economics honor society.
Eta Sigma Phi
The Beta Kappa Chapter of the National Classical Honor Society. Eta Sigma Phi is open to students who have at least one semester of Latin or Greek and who maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
Residence Hall Association
Provides social activities in the residence halls and provides a forum for community building.
The Honor Board works to educate the community about the Honor Code and hears allegations of violations of academic and behavioral standards of conduct. Honor Board student members are elected by the student body and advised by the director of residence life and student rights and responsibilities. The faculty representative to the Honor Board is elected by the faculty.
Hypatian Society- Kappa Mu Epsilon
Includes the Maryland chapter of the National Mathematics Honor Society and is open to students who have an interest in the study of mathematics.
International Student Organization (ISO)
Open to both domestic and international students and prides itself on making connections through the sharing of different cultures. Members participate in a variety of activities such as movie nights, off-campus sightseeing and more.
Kappa Delta Pi
An international Honor Society in Education that is committed to recognizing excellence and fostering mutual cooperation, support and professional growth for educational professionals. Undergraduates students with a GPA of 3.5 and graduate students with a GPA of 3.75 are invited to apply for membership.
Kappa Gamma Pi
A national honor society for graduates of Catholic colleges and is open to graduating seniors. The top ten percent of the undergraduate graduating class is eligible for membership in Kappa Gamma Pi.
Lesbians and Friends (LAF)
Provides a support system for those who are gay or know someone who is gay or lesbian.
Omega Phi Alpha
A service-based sorority on campus.
Phi Alpha Theta
The Nu Pi Chapter of the International History Honor Society. Students must have a B or higher in four history courses and a 3.0 or higher grade point average.
Phi Beta Delta
International honor society of international studies.
Phi Lambda Sigma
Pharmacy leadership honor society.
Phi Sigma Iota
The national honor society for foreign languages.
Phi Sigma Tau
The philosophy honor society.
A Capella group on campus.
Founded in 1929, Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in psychology, encourages members to be scholars in all fields, particularly psychology.
Helps commuter students engage in the Notre Dame community by supporting them and encouraging them to join student life.
Sigma Tau Delta
Chartered in 1984, the Alpha Alpha Chapter of the International English Honor Society is open to English majors and minors who have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher and have completed two English courses beyond freshman English.
Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)
Serves in an advisory capacity to the athletics director.
Student Government Association (SGA)
The Student Government Association is the official governing body for students at Notre Dame of Maryland University. SGA advocates for student concerns and offers an array of programs and services designed to enhance your experience as a NDMU student.
Student Representative to the Board of Trustees
The Student Representative to the Board of Trustees is elected for a one-year term by the student body and serves as a non-voting member of the University’s Board of Trustees. The vice president for student life is the advisor for the BOT student representative.
S.W.E.E.T. Strong Women Empowering Encouraging Transforming
To create a diverse sisterhood that encourages Notre Dame women to honor themselves and instill integrity through community and charity involvement, as well as learn many ways one can express themselves through creative outlets.
Theta Alpha Kappa
Religious Studies honor society.
Theta Sigma Phi
Communications honor society.
Heightens awareness of multicultural culture through programming. The Union provides a forum for expressing campus concerns and fostering communication.
The campus radio station operated as a lab by the Communication Arts Department and open to all students. There are elected and staff positions and possible academic credit through COM 202 and 302.
The campus television station operated as a lab by the Communication Arts Department and is open to all students. There are elected and staff positions and possible academic credit through COM 202 and 302.
Ye Merrie Masquers
Promotes theater by producing stage productions, sponsoring theater trips and hosting workshops.