Other Student Organizations

While not all groups that exist on campus are recognized student organizations, they are still active and remain an integral part of student life. Here are a list of groups or organizations you may not find on Blueprint.

African American MBA Association


Armed Forces Group

Belgian Business Students

Chicago Environmental Policy Association

Chicago Initiative for Economic Development in Early Childhood

Chicago Journal of International Law

Chicago Law Foundation

Chicago Women in Business

Christians in Business

Committee on International Affairs and Public Policy

Education Policy Student Association

Entertainment & Sports Law Society

Green Books

Harris Energy Association

Harris Food Policy Advocacy Group

Hinton Moot Court

Hispanic American Business Students Association

International Security and Veterans Initiatives Group

JD/MBA Association

Law School Democrats

Law School Republicans

Law Students for Human Dignity

Leaders in Child and Family Policy

Legal Forum

LGBTQ Advisory Board

Middle Eastern Law Students Association

National Lawyers Guild

Public Interest Law Society

Public Policy Student Association

Scales of Justice

St. Thomas More Society

Wine Mess

Women’s Mentoring Program

Maroon Key Society

Advises the Dean of the College, Dean of Students in the College, and the Associate Dean of Student Life and Alumni Affairs in the College on important topics relevant to College life. Third and fourth year students are selected annually through the the Center for Leadership and Involvement's Student Leader Awards Process.
Contact: Lori Hurvitz, Assistant Dean of the College and Director of College Programming

Taking the Next Step Student Planning Committee

Works with the College Programming Office (CPO), Career Advancement, and other staff across campus to invite more than 200 College alumni to meet with second- and third-year students at a one-day conference style workshop focusing on career exploration and networking.
College Programming Office

Senior Week Planning Committee

Plans Senior Week to make the most of the last week at the University of Chicago before graduation. Committee for fourth-year students typically meets from January to June.
College Programming Office

Senior Class Gift Committee

Partners with Alumni Relations and Development to raise awareness for the Senior Class Gift and the importance of supporting your University.
Contact: Shannon Copp, Assistant Director of College Young Alumni and Senior Class Gift

Student Alumni Committee

Creates opportunities for students to connect with and learn from alumni.
Contact: Becky Whitehurst, Assistant Director Alumni Relations and Development, University Annual Giving

Think Tank

The Student Leader Think Tank is a group that meets to discuss issues relevant to the student life on campus with Eleanor Daugherty, Assistant Vice President for Student Life and Associate Dean in the College. This group advises on a number of items including student life initiatives and student concerns.
Contact: Eleanor Daugherty, Assistant Vice President for Student Life and Associate Dean in the College

International Student Advisory Board (ISAB)

Advises Office of International Affairs (OIA) on international student needs and concerns, participates in the development of new initiatives, interacts with the wider University community to raise the visibility of international students, and develops international student leadership.

Office of Multicultural Student Affairs (OMSA) Student Advisory Board

Advises OMSA on matters related to multicultural student affairs at the University.
Contact: Ana Vazquez, Deputy Dean of Students and Director Office of Multicultural Student Affairs

OMSA Student Allocation Board

Makes decisions on funding requests to OMSA from student groups.
Contact: Linda Luk, Student Center Manager, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs

Order of the “C”

Supports athletics at the University. Members of the Undergraduate Order of the C are Varsity lettermen.

Women’s Athletic Association (WAA)

Encourages close relationships between the women athletes of the University of Chicago so that they may work together as a body to promote women’s athletics.

Spiritual Life Council

Serves as the voice of spiritual life on campus, organizing the annual Spirit Week and Multifaith Celebration among other events. Undergraduates and graduate students are nominated by their own faith communities.
Contacts: Jigna Shah, Assistant Dean of Rockefeller Chapel and Director of Spiritual Life, (773) 834-1885

Student Health Advisory Board (SHAB)

Advises leadership regarding all matters related to health and the delivery of health care, as well as student health insurance.
Contact: Kelly Hogan Stewart, Director of Health Promotion and Wellness Student Health and Counseling Services

Kosher and Halal

Meets with the Office of Undergraduate Student Housing (OUSH) and UChicago Dining to provide on-going feedback about the dining options and food that is served in the three residential dining commons and plans special dining programs. Students from Student Alliance for Jewish Enrichment (SAJE) and staff from Hillel participate. Halal food and students from the Muslim Student Association (MSA) participate. Contact: Richard Mason, Executive Director of UChicago Dining and Nicole Eggleston, Associate Director of the Office of Undergraduate Student Housing

I-House Dining Advisory Board

Advises International House staff about Community Kitchen policies and procedures
Contact: Denise Jorgens, Director, International House Programs and External Relations

InterHouse Council (IHC)

A representative body for all Houses, the IHC advises the Office of Undergraduate Student Housing on matters related to undergraduate student housing and the House System.
Contact: Nicole Eggleston, Associate Director of the Office of Undergraduate Student Housing

Housing Facilities Advisory Board (HSFAC)

Advises the Office of Undergraduate Student Housing, Residential Services and Facilities Services on residence hall facilities and operations.
Contact: Nicole Eggleston, Associate Director of the Office of Undergraduate Student Housing