Feel the beat with Knight Notes or Alpha Knights Step Team. Vibe at a Gaming Group Extra Life fundraiser or Spikeball competition. Or make a change with Habitat for Humanity or Sustain MSMC. Whatever your passion, you’re sure to find others who appreciate it too.

Don’t see anything that sparks your interest? You can always create your own club!

How to Join a Club

At the beginning of each semester, we hold a Club Fair where you can meet with club representatives and sign up, or you can join a club any time during the semester by visiting the Student Activities Office in Hudson Hall. If you’re interested in learning more about any of our clubs, please email StudentActivities@msmc.edu.

Students at family science night

Featured Club

What is ACS? → The world’s largest scientific society of chemistry professionals
Who Can Join? → Anyone interested in chemistry!
Why Should You Join? → Enjoy science out of the classroom and make connections with like minded Mount students! You don’t have to be a science major to join, and who can resist liquid nitrogen ice cream!
Our Major Events Include → Family Night (Science themed activities with children and their parents), Element Bingo, Science Fair Judging, Girls Rock STEM and Girls World Expo (Teaching science to young girls), and more!

Academic

American Chemical Society

What is ACS? → The world’s largest scientific society of chemistry professionals
Who Can Join? → Anyone interested in chemistry!
Why Should You Join? → Enjoy science out of the classroom and make connections with like minded Mount students! You don’t have to be a science major to join, and who can resist liquid nitrogen ice cream!
Our Major Events Include → Family Night (Science themed activities with children and their parents), Element Bingo, Science Fair Judging, Girls Rock STEM and Girls World Expo (Teaching science to young girls), and more!

Byte Knights

Byte Knights seeks to foster a campus wide understanding of technology and its uses, bit by bit.

C.I.R.C.L.E.

Conversations to Inspire Reading Children’s Literature with Engagement (CIRCLE) discusses how children's literature can be used in the classroom and beyond! All majors are welcome to join and engage in fun literature-based activities. Plus, we offer opportunities to volunteer with local children.

Criminology Club

The Criminology Club is open to any student on campus who is interested in aspects of crime and justice. It aims to provide students with the opportunity to explore various aspects of criminology, including (but not limited to) the criminal justice system, victim services, offender services, the role of the community in addressing crime and delinquency, prevention efforts and issues involving employment and educational opportunities post-graduation. This club will also be involved in various community service efforts.

Math Club

Math Club is not about just math! We host bingo events, pizza parties, reading day activities, de-stress nights and more! You do not have to be a math major or minor to be in Math Club. If you are an education major, we partner with Bishop Dunn to offer a Math Club for their students every week.

The MSMC Pre-Law Society

The purpose of the MSMC Pre-Law Society shall be to enhance the minds of those who want to be introduced into the area of law and to increase the understanding of legal practitioners.

Student Nurses Association

This club sponsors nursing workshops and seminars to help provide support for, and expand the knowledge of, nursing students. SNA also sponsors campus blood drives.

Student Business Association

The Student Business Association is a club run by current business students who organize events and activities that can benefit the entire student body. These events aim to provide meaningful career-related activities that can open doors to different opportunities. Some include: how to make your own business card, job interview tips, and special guest speakers from some local businesses and Mount alumni. There is also weekly discussion about current events in the business world and how to succeed in your current business classes.

Cultural/Awareness/Advocacy

Active Minds

Active Minds seeks to empower students to speak openly about mental health through educating others and encouraging help-seeking. This club's main goal is to stop the stigma associated with mental health.

Allies

Allies is a club that seeks to unify the Mount community through education, awareness, support, and inclusion for the LGBTQ+ population. This club seeks to provide a stable, judgment-free environment, offering students the prospect to freely express themselves and provide equal opportunity for every student regardless of gender, race, and/or sexual orientation

Black Student Union

Black Student Union spreads culture and awareness of Black history. BSU encourages unity on the Mount Saint Mary College campus, keeping their meetings open to all races. The organization spreads an appreciation for Black history by sponsoring Black History Month as well as by contributing speakers, dancers, and other events to campus life.

First in Family Network

First in Family Network is a support system designed for first generation college students. It is an opportunity to promote awareness for our experiences as well as portray the volume of first generation students on campus. In addition, we are a network who shares useful strategies that have been learned throughout our college experiences. We are seeking all students regardless of whether you are a first generation college student or not.

Latino Student Union

Latino Student Union promotes campus awareness of Latino culture and history with programs such as Hispanic Heritage month. Social events such as Salsa lessons, movie nights, and dinners are also sponsored, giving students a chance to discuss and experience the Latino culture.

Learn Love

“But he/she loves me..." There has been a warped sense of love due to abusive relationships. People tend to feel trapped in something unhealthy because of societal normality. Love should not hurt, and we are here to make sure that is known.

Sustain MSMC

The purpose of this club is to promote awareness, educate, and provide activities that enhance and protect the environment. Sustain MSMC will be active each year in finding new ways to conserve resources we use on campus and give the students here a chance to learn what they can do to reduce their ecological footprint.

Performance, Activity, and Creativity

Alpha Knights Step Team

This club is full of talent! Stepping is a form of percussive dance in which the participants’ entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds through a mixture of footsteps, spoken words, and hand claps. Join Alpha Knights Step Team today!

Anime Club

Anime Club is run by and filled with people who enjoy Japanese animation and storytelling. Joining our club guarantees a nice time to relax and enjoy watching and discussing anime each week, attending fun events, and taking part in our annual trip to Genericon in Troy, NY!

Dance Team

Joining this team is a great way to make friends and do what you love: dance! We perform at school events such as Bonfire, home basketball games, Family Weekend, and Spring Weekend. We are like a big family and would love to have more people join.

Get Creative

Get Creative is exactly what it sounds like: a club that allows students to let out their creative side and relax during the semester. We do so many different fun events, like mocktail paint and sips and homemade wreaths! We are essentially the art club on campus, but you don't have to be an amazing artist to join; any range of ability or creativity is accepted and welcomed!

Knight Notes

Knight Notes is the campus a capella group that involves students of all majors and years, and is a great way to meet new people! We perform at various campus events, including the annual Bonfire, Christmas Tree Lighting, Spring Weekend, as well as our major event of the year, Broadway Knight. Knight Notes is a stress-free, fun environment, and singing experience does not matter at all!

Knight Productions

Knight Productions aims to elevate student involvement on campus by being a part of as many events as possible, whether it's planning our own or filming another club's. We have the capabilities to livestream athletic events and document anything going on within the Mount community. We also provide opportunities to gain hands-on camera operation and sound engineering experience, as well as act as a creative outlet for students who want to make their own short films or further explore other media facets.

MSMC Fitlife

This club is for people who want motivation and encouragement to reach their goals. You determine the amount of commitment! We know that sometimes people want to workout, but feel uncomfortable going alone. Sometimes people need to have a schedule or an obligation in order to get going. This is a club where students can gather to share their workouts, workout plans, and even goals. Then, we could all workout together.

Spikeball Club

Here at Spikeball Club, our goal is to hang out, play spikeball, and have a good time. We send out emails whenever the weather is nice saying when and where we’re playing - all are welcome to join. We are also looking to host a Spikeball tournament with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes. This club is a great way to keep active, make new friends, and have fun while playing a sport that is up and coming in America.

Story Knights

We are a creative writing club. We write, share, and appreciate all kinds of creative writings. We love to find new ways to be creative and express ourselves! If you love being creative, or listening to other people's creative works, you should definitely visit us at StoryKnights.

Service

Big Brothers / Big Sisters

Big Brothers/Big Sisters buddy up with local youth in the community. This volunteer mentor program is both rewarding and heart-warming as students invest their time with these children. Serving as mentors and role models, members experience the power of friendship that stems from the connection they make with remarkable children.

Catholic Relief Services

Catholic Relief Services is an organization composed of Student Ambassadors that seeks to help those in poverty on local, national, and international levels through a series of service outreach projects, awareness campaigns, and fundraisers.

Habitat for Humanity

The Mount takes pride in participating in the international volunteer program, Habitat for Humanity. Students work side by side to help rehabilitate and build affordable homes for families in need. Habitat for Humanity teaches students the importance and power of group efforts to help others.

PACK

PACK campus crew is an exclusive crew made up of students who are determined to improve the lives of children battling cancer. We raise awareness by representing the PACK Fund through promotional events and we engage with our charitable programming initiatives.

Students Supporting Military

This club raises awareness and enlists not only the public's aid, but also the students of the community to help with the needs of injured service members, veterans, and those still serving.

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