Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

A student club, organization, or honor society is defined as any group of students who organize themselves around a common purpose. All student clubs and organizations must be approved by the Student Government Association Senate. Senate approval allows clubs and organizations to use campus facilities, publicize events, and petition the Student Senate for funding.

How to start a new club, organization or honor society

If students wish to organize a new club, organization, or honor society, they should talk with the Director of the Student Involvement Center. Clubs and organizations must meet the following criteria for approval:

  1. Have a written constitution.
  2. Have a membership of ten or more students.
  3. Have a designated Methodist University employee as an advisor.
  4. Register with the Office of Student Involvement by filling out the SOC Application.
  5. Establish a SOC account with accounting for appropriate funding purposes. (This will be done once the SOC Application is complete.)

Students wishing to organize a new club or organization can find the appropriate forms and templates below:

Other helpful forms and templates:

Active Clubs & Organizations

The most active clubs, organizations, and honor societies are listed below. Students may learn more about clubs in which they are interested by contacting the faculty advisor for those clubs. Advisors' names and phone numbers follow the general description of the Methodist University Clubs. If a club is not listed below and is considered active, please contact the Director of the Student Involvement Center.

Accounting Club

The Methodist University Accounting Club offers accounting and non-accounting students the opportunity to network with accounting professionals and faculty. Students may become involved in local, state and national professional accounting organizations. The Accounting Club is active in local community projects, has guest speakers and regular meetings. This club is a good source of first-hand information about the accounting profession, graduate school, CPA requirements and a resource for any student thinking about accounting as a career.
Dr. Mary Kirchner, (910) 630-7048,

Alpha Delta Pi (Greek Life Sorority)

Alpha Delta Pi logoFor more than 150 years, extraordinary women have called Alpha Delta Pi home. Originally called the "Adelphean Society," Alpha Delta Pi was the first sorority in the world and forged the way for women in the fraternity system. Our founding took place on May 15, 1851 at Wesleyan Female College in Macon, Georgia-the first college in the world chartered to grant degrees to women. Throughout time we have consistently placed a high priority upon scholarship, service to the community, and the personal development of each of our members. Alpha Delta Pi joined the Methodist University campus in the spring of 2008.
Dr. Beth Carter, (910) 630-7425,

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated

The purpose of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. is to cultivate and encourage high scholastic and ethical standards. Also, to promote unity and friendship among college women, to study a help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve their social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college, and to be service to all mankind. Our activities will help provide service to the campus and different ethnicity groups that need more activities at the university.
Dr. Iman Moore, (910) 630-7136,

Alpha Lambda Delta (National First Year Student Honor Society)

Alpha Lambda Delta coat of armsAlpha Lambda Delta is an honor society, founded in 1924, for first year university students who have achieved a 3.5 or higher GPA. The purpose of Alpha Lambda Delta is to encourage superior academic achievement among students in their first year at Methodist University, to promote intelligent living and a continued high standard of learning, and to assist students in recognizing and developing meaningful goals for their unique roles in society. Qualifications-First year students with 3.5 or higher GPA.
Dr. Denise Bauer, (910) 482-5607,; Dr. Cameron Dodworth, (910) 480-8571,

Alpha Sigma Alpha (Greek Life Sorority)

The purpose of Alpha Sigma Alpha is to foster close friendships between members and to develop women of poise and purpose. We strive to grow our women’s values in balance, generosity, growth, integrity, learning, relationships, responsibility, and enjoyment.
Indya Addison, (910) 630-7025,

American Marketing Association

AMA LogoMembership in the AMA connects you to marketers across all specialties to collaborate, network, gain practical experience and empower your career. You'll get industry knowledge and insights along with everyday resources that will help you in the classroom and beyond. Your chapter will help you gain valuable experience managing finances, people, projects and deadlines - perfect leadership skills to highlight on your resume! Collegiate chapters focus on professional development, community service and fundraising as well hosting activities like Marketing Week, with marketing speakers, etiquette dinners, open houses and more.
Dr. Hamid Abbassi, (910) 630-7642,

Art and Science of Nature Club

The purpose of the Art and Science of Nature Club is to engage, enrich, and empower Methodist University. Its students and community in order to promote a peaceful and a understanding of environmental awareness through art and science.
Stephanie Teasley, (910) 630-7086,

Beta Beta Beta (National Biological Honor Society)

Tri Beta is a society for students, particularly undergraduates, dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research. Methodist University is the Tau Zeta chapter. Qualifications-There are two levels of membership: 1) Associate member, anyone with an interest in Biology can be an associate member; and 2) Full member, must be a Biology major (or minor), have completed at least three biology courses, hold a 3.0 in your biology classes, and be in good academic standing.
Dr. Clay Britton, (910) 630-7451,

Beta Sigma Phi (Greek Life Sorority)

We are an internationally recognized sorority that is committed to community service and the well-being of others. Beta Sigma Phi Sorority has promoted social contact, self-development, and spiritual fulfillment since 1931. Our Greek letters represent Life, Learning, and Friendship. There are over 12,500 chapters worldwide with a combined membership of approximately Beta Sigma Phi logo200,000. Meetings are held twice monthly and social events are held throughout the month. Our goal is to help the community through service each month. We participate in activities such as the Cumberland County Agricultural Fair, the Warrior Angels Run for Breast Cancer, Special Olympics, Founders' Day, Stop Hunger Now, Operation Christmas Child and the Cape Fear Valley Children's Hospital.
Jennifer Ramos, (910) 630-7159,

Biology & Ecology Club

The Methodist University Biology & Ecology Club is designed to bring students and faculty together outside of the classroom. We have bi-monthly meetings where we discuss new projects, interests, and ideas. In the past, we have taken group trips to the zoo and aquarium. We also invite outside speakers to lend insight into the different careers available in science. We are involved in a number of projects here at the University and would like to branch out to the community. No matter where you fit into the variety of interest areas which together make up the broad field we call Biology, you will enjoy and gain something from our club. Qualifications- Any Biology student is eligible to join.
Dr. Scott Robertson, (910) 482-5775,

Black Student Union

The purpose of the Black Student Union is to improve the quality of life for black students on campus and increasing human relations between all students. The Black Student Union benefits the university community because it provides opportunities for cross-cultural awareness and appreciation for a diverse community of students.
Dr. Antoinette Bellamy, (910) 630-7257,

Campus Ministry Leadership Team

The Campus Ministry Leadership Team serves as an advisory committee for all Campus Ministry Clubs and Organizations. This committee is involved in the planning, evaluation and vision for Campus Ministry. The leadership team meets once a month to discuss activities and resolve issues. The team is made up of all campus ministry student club and organization leaders.
Ruth Carr, (910) 630-7157,

Campus Ministry Work Team (Domestic/International Trips)

The Campus Ministry Work Team provides transformational experiences through community service. The Work Team takes three annual service learning trips: Fall Break - Domestic Trip, Christmas Break - International Trip, and Spring Break - International Trip. All Methodist University students are welcome to attend the trips, coordinated and led by the Campus Ministry staff. Qualifications- All Students are welcome to become part of the Campus Ministry Work Team. For more information on upcoming trips, please visit the Campus Ministry office located in Chris's House.
Rev. Kelli Taylor, (910) 630-7515,

Chi Delta Chi (Veterans/Family Members Honor Society)

Chi Delta Chi logoChi Delta Chi is the Honor Society for Veterans and Military family members, non-traditional students who have served their country and are attending MU while working full-time jobs and raising a family. Qualifications- Chi Delta Chi candidates must be members of SVA-MU in good standing and must have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above. Members are usually inducted in their sophomore or junior year in the Induction Ceremony which is held two days before each graduation day.
Randy Smith, (910) 630-7174,

Chemistry Club

Chemistry Club is an organization open to anyone with an interest in science, specifically chemistry. The focus of this group is to raise awareness about chemistry in everyday life in a fun and educational manner. Events include chemistry magic shows, earth day projects, green chemistry events, fundraisers, etc. Some events are held in conjunction with other groups such as the Biology Club and the Math Club.
Dr. Eun Hoo Kim, (910) 630-7433,


The Methodist University Chorale is the premier, choral ensemble of the University. The ensemble consists of approximately 24-32 vocalists selected through a voice placement process and performs traditional/advanced choral literature from all periods. Once students are selected for Chorale, they are members until they choose to leave, are removed, or when they graduate. In addition to its regular concert schedule, the Chorale tours each spring. A yearly scholarship of to $2,000 will be offered to people who are successfully placed in the group. Rehearsals are from 5:00-6:30pm on Tuesdays/Thursdays. Qualifications- Students who have been active in choral ensembles in high school or college are encouraged to audition for this choir. Voice placements for Chorale can take place at any time to fill necessary spots in the group.
Dr. Michael Martin, (910) 630-7153,

Club Management Association of America (Student Chapter) and Resort Management Club

The Methodist University CMAA Student Chapter was given official status in 2011 at the CMAA World Conference on Club Management in New Orleans. The club is open to all students, however, travel priority is given to Resort, Club and Hospitality program students. The CMAA is a professional organization that supports students and their hospitality management careers through education, networking, training, certification and internship opportunities. Members of our chapter attend every year at least two students' educational sessions, The World Conference, and several local and regional meetings. We participate also in golf activities sponsored by member Clubs to raise funds for group activities. The Registration fee is $50.00 annually. The SGA supports our club with generous grants for travel and activities.
O.Z.Hamzah, (910) 630-7309,

Club Soccer

This is a newly formed club soccer team ran by Campus Rec. The purpose of the team is to give students who are not on the university’s team an opportunity to play in a highly competitive league.

Collegiate Panhellenic Council

Develop and maintain women’s fraternity life and interfraternity relations at a high level of accomplishment. It will bring together the fraternity and sorority life community.
Aly Magras, (910) 630-7292,

Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization at Methodist University

CEO’s mission is to inform, support and inspire college students to be entrepreneurial and seek opportunity through enterprise creation. With a diverse entrepreneurial community and global network, CEO provides student entrepreneurs with opportunities, events, chapter activities, and conferences to help start businesses. These goals closely ties with the entrepreneurial spirit of Methodist University Center for Entrepreneurship, and would enhance Methodist University campus through workshops and events on various business related topics, volunteer work, and fundraising.
Dr. Jon-David Knode, (910) 630-7095,

Computer Science Club

The computer science club provides an open forum where students from the CSC Department, as well as students from any discipline on campus, to come together and discuss the newest technology and concepts in the information technology arena. The computer science club uses its platform to promote safe and responsible computing amongst its members, and the exposure of their talents to potential employers.
Dr. Bing Qi, (910) 630-7129,

Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Association

The Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Association is an organization designed to help those who are interested in Justice Studies. The organization integrates those in several disciplines including Chemistry, Forensic Sciences, Biology, and Justice Studies. Members are given opportunities to learn and network with top professionals in fields like Law Enforcement, Forensic Chemistry Biology, Forensic Psychology, and more both on and off campus. One of the most active organizations on campus, CJFSA has offered experiences like touring the FBI Academy, participating in the Army Ten-Miler in Washington DC, touring North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation forensic labs, and attending professional conferences all over the country. CJFSA is designed to set our students apart from those in other universities, giving Methodist University students an advantage in a competitive job market. The organization is open to students with an interest in justice studies and/or forensic science.
Steve Downs, (910) 630-7581,

Cyber Forensics Club

The purpose of the Cyber Forensics Club is to bring together students of the Methodist University, who are interested in the principles and procedures of the Criminal Justice System and/or Forensic Science, and who wish to encourage the advancement of professionalism within those systems. To promote and support programs within Methodist University and the surrounding communities that advances the prevention, detection, and control of crime both traditional and cybercrime. To educate and assist members in networking with criminal justice, forensic science professionals, and to foster fellowship amongst members.
Karla Weinbrenner, (910) 630-8492,

Debate Team

The purpose of the Debate Team is to educate and refine students in the art of competing in Debate national tournaments. These tournaments are held annually across the United States. We are also looking to launch a semi-annual tournament on campus to involve more alumni and current students.
Brenda Mitchell, (910) 630-7653,

Delta Mu Delta (National Business Honor Society)

Delta Mu Delta logoThe Eta Sigma Chapter of the Delta Mu Delta Business Honor Society recognizes and encourages academic excellence of business students at Methodist University. The Chapter promotes higher scholarship and recognizes academic achievement. Becoming a member of Delta Mu Delta is an honor indicative of earnest, intelligent purpose and rewarding achievement. This should be a goal of every person pursuing a degree in business administration at Methodist University. Qualifications- Juniors and seniors in the Reeves School of Business who have completed at least one-half of the work required for the degree with a cumulative average grade record of 3.25 or better, and who are in the top 20 percent of their college class in cumulative average grades. Graduate students who have completed at least one-half of the work required for the master's degree with a cumulative average grade record of 3.6 or better, and who are in the top 20 percent of their college class in cumulative average grades.
O. Z. Hamzah, (910) 630-7309,
Dr. Matt Dobra, (910) 480-8455,

Delta Sigma Phi (Greek Life Fraternity)

Delta Sigma Phi’s motto is “better men, better lives,” so we will strive to make a positive difference on the campus by holding various events to bring the campus closer together, all of this while holding fund-raising events to raise money for our philanthropy, The Red Cross, and other great charities.
Mark Brewington, (910) 630-7625,

Dr. Harvey Estes Society (Physician Assistant Club)

The Dr. Harvey Estes Student Society serves as the official organization for the Physician Assistant students of Methodist University. This organization's purpose is to serve as an affiliated society of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants (NCAPA), and act as an official liaison with other state recognized Physician Assistant student societies, local medical societies, and community health care providers. Members are to promote academic achievement and clinical excellence, the role of the Physician Assistant as a member of the health care delivery team, and to work toward the betterment of the surrounding Fayetteville community. Students are to remain cognizant of current developments in medicine and indefinitely strive to further their own medical knowledge. Qualifications- All Physician Assistant students enrolled in the Methodist University Physician Assistant Program are eligible for membership.
Jennifer Mish, (910) 630-7615,

Economics Club

The purpose of the Economics Club is to foster the advancement of the economic science and serve MU community by informing them of and providing literature on economic issues. The group activities, such as guest lectures, promote a better understanding of social sciences and facilitate interaction among students and faculty on economic ideas and course information. It is the way to assist Methodist University in developing “whole person who will contribute substantially and creatively to the professions and to civic life”.
Dr. Josiah Baker, (910) 630 7477,

Environmental & Occupational Management Club

The Environmental Club will take you places that are fun, like Disneyworld, as well as places with serious professional learning opportunities, like the Federal Emergency Management Administration headquarters in Maryland. The group is open to all majors.
Dr. Iman Moore, (910) 630-7136,

Fayetteville Symphonic Band

This is a concert band that meets on Monday nights from 7:00-8:30 throughout the academic year. We perform concert band literature from the early 20th century through current 21st century compositions. This ensemble is comprised of Methodist University students and community members from all over the Sandhills region. We perform four concerts each season. Currently, the band has approximately 65 members. Qualifications- The only requirement is that you must regularly attend rehearsals, and have prior wind-band experience.
Dr. Daniel McCloud, (910) 630-7673,

Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

FCA logoThe Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is a weekly campus ministry event that provides students, faculty, and staff an inviting atmosphere to fellowship and worship in. FCA's goal is to plant the seeds of faith in every participant that attends. Weekly messages from area ministry leaders, students, faculty, and staff along with live music, create a faith based environment for any and all to enjoy. We also host cookouts and other various activities. You do NOT need to be an athlete to attend. Average attendance of 80 students per week. Qualifications- Come one come all!
Ruth Carr, (910) 630-7157,

Gamma Sigma Epsilon (National Chemistry Honor Society)

Gamma Epsilon Sigma coat of armsGamma Sigma Epsilon is the national chemistry honor society that recognizes excellence in chemistry among science majors. Qualifications-It is open to any science major who has accrued at least 16 semester hours in chemistry with a 3.0 GPA in those courses. There is a one time fee of $50.00 that covers induction costs, honor cords, certificates, and a lifetime membership in the society. Inductions are held in the spring semester.
Dr. Stephanie Hooper Marosek, (910) 630-7457,

Global Ambassadors

Global Ambassadors is a student-buddy program made to bridge the gap between international and domestic students. Students are encouraged to foster intercultural exchange amongst the MU community. Students from any background are welcome to join and participate in become a mentor to incoming international students. Global Ambassadors plan and carry out events and activities to provide support to new international students. We create leadership, global education, and community engagement opportunities to all MU students. We promote global education, as it creates an opportunities for integrating international and domestic students and fosters intercultural exchange amongst staff, faculty, administrators and members of the local community. Qualifications- Anyone is welcome to join; just pick up an application in the International Programs Office.
Jonathan McCorey,(910) 630-7458,

Golf Association

The Methodist University Golf Association (MUGA) is a student organization for PGA Golf Management students. The MUGA provides events where students learn the skills and gain work experience in their chosen career paths. For example, the MUGA runs the tournament program for the Monarch Tour, the Majors, and any other golf tournaments hosted on campus. In addition to providing work experience for the students the MUGA also hosts many fun events and golf activities targeted towards growing participation in the game of golf and retention within the PGA Golf Management program. Qualifications- To be an active member of the MUGA the student must be enrolled in the PGA Golf Management program.
Craig Decato, (910) 630-7689,

Grace Notes

Grace Notes is Methodist University's all-women choir. The purpose of this organization is to enable members to work together cooperatively in the pursuit of a positive women's choral experience, build relationships within the community and on campus at Methodist University through choral music, and to offer students a variety of repertoire that would enhance their choral education experience within the Music Department at Methodist University. Qualifications- Membership is open to all students of Methodist University and with successful membership determined by audition. Members are encouraged to study voice if schedules permit. However, they are expected to learn music independently from rehearsals. Each member is expected to participate in and support all scheduled activities.
Dr. Michael Martin, (910) 630-7153,

Greek Life Bible Study

Fraternity and sorority members gather to study passages from the Bible and discuss their relevance for daily life. Students from participating sororities and fraternities rotate leadership for each week's study, and topics vary each semester based on the desires of the group. Qualifications - All are welcome, whether involved in Greek life or not.
Rev. Kelli Taylor, (910) 630-7515,

Health Occupation Students of American (HOSA)

The primary purpose of the Methodist University HOSA is to serve the needs of its members and strengthen the Health Science Education (HSE)-HOSA Partnership in the following ways: develop physical, mental and social well-being, leadership, character and citizenship, ethical practices and respect for the dignity of work, foster self-actualization of each member which contributes to meeting the individual’s psychological, social and economic needs, build the confidence of students, promote inter-organizational relationships with professional groups, businesses, industries and other organizations, and to recognize individual achievement in scholarship, occupational skills or services rendered, by providing recognition and awards.
Dr. Jamie Robbins, (910) 480-8517,

Hispanic Club

MU Hispanic Club aims to integrate the Hispanic students to promote mutual understanding among the Methodist University community in order to enrich knowledge of the diversity of the Hispanic culture.
Dr. Javier Pabon, (910) 630-7073,

Iota Tau Alpha (National Athletic Training Honor Society)

Iota Tau Alpha logoIota Tau Alpha was founded in 2005 by Troy University. We represent the Mu Chapter and gained our charter in 2006. Being a member of this society shows your dedication to academics and the field of athletic training. Qualifications-Members are inducted annually but must maintain a high standard of academic excellence. A 3.3 GPA within the Athletic Training Curriculum/Major is required and a 3.0 GPA overall must be achieved in order to be invited into the society.
Dr. Hugh Harling, (910) 630-7148,

Interfaith Council

The Interfaith council is made up of students, staff, and faculty who aim to increase inter-religious dialogue and awareness on campus. The interfaith council plans student activities centered around Jewish, Islamic, Hindu, and Buddhist holidays, among others. The council also coordinates interfaith service projects. Qualifications- Any interested student may join the interfaith council. The council is especially interested in working with students from international backgrounds, and students who identify with non-Christian religions.
J. R. Hustwit, (910) 630-7514,

International Club

The MU International Club aims to promote awareness of international cultures. The International Club fosters friendly exchange of ideas, practices, and traditions among MU students, staff, faculty, and members of the local community. The MU International Club hopes to create an environment whereby all members of the MU community respect and celebrate all culture around the world.
Dr. Cristina Francescon, (910) 630 7082,

Kappa Alpha Psi (Greek Life Fraternity)

Kappa Alpha Psi logoThe Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity was founded on January 5th, 1911 at Bloomington, Indiana, on the campus of Indiana University. Ten astute men founded this fraternity for the purpose of promoting achievement in every field of human endeavor. The fraternity's core principles are focused on academic rigor, professionalism, and volunteer service. This fraternity is open to all races and ethnic backgrounds. Qualifications- You must be a male student, you must be a fulltime student, you must have, and maintain a GPA of 2.5, and you must pay initial fees with an application process.
Dr. Terry House, (910) 630-7416,

Kappa Delta Pi (National Education Honorary Society)

Kappa Delta Pi logoKappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, founded by Dr. William Bagley in 1911 at the University of Illinois, was established to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching. The founders chose the name from the Greek words to represent knowledge, duty, and power. The organization continues to strive to meet the changing needs of educators and their students, as well as provide member educators resources and opportunities that encourage innovative and best practices. Through publications, conferences, online resources, networking of education leaders, and strategic partnerships, Kappa Delta Pi focuses on issues that are critical to the growth of the profession and its individual teachers.
Patricia Fecher, (910) 630-7051,

Lambda Chi Alpha (Greek Life Fraternity)

Lambda Chi Alpha logoLambda Chi Alpha was founded in 1909. Lambda Chi Alpha is an International Fraternity that centers itself around seven core values. These values are: Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Service and Stewardship, Honor, Integrity, and Personal Courage. Lambda Chi Alpha was the first Fraternity to completely ban hazing in 1972. Also, there are no "pledges" in Lambda Chi Alpha. Once an individual joins, they become an Associate Member who are able to vote, hold office, etc. The only thing that separates an Associate Member from a full member is the Ritual.
Dr. Cu Phung, (910) 630-7137,

Leadership Fellows

This program provides students an avenue for personal leadership development. Monarchs who are driven to acquire the knowledge, values, skills, and practical experiences that will empower them for extraordinary leadership should consider becoming a Leadership Fellow. Qualifications- Participation is limited to those nominated and selected based on academic achievement, exceptional character, and a commitment to engage in a rigorous two to three year program of leadership development.
Dr. Andrew Ziegler, (910) 630-7488,

Lector Club

The Lector Club supports students who wish to attend plays, concerts, museums, lectures, tours and other cultural events.
Dr. Jennifer Rohrer-Walsh, (910) 630-7076,

Mathematics Club

The math club gives students the opportunity to meet monthly and discuss topics, participate in events, and socialize around a math themed topic.
Dr. Jie Zhou, (910) 480-8401,

Men in Nursing

The Men in Nursing purpose is to educate nursing students and promote their involvement in a professional nursing organization at Methodist University.
Jake M. Terry, Jr., (910) 480-8403,

Men's Bible Study

Men's Bible Study is student led bible study that is designed to promoted individual spiritual growth, communal fellowship and Christian understanding through weekly discussion, prayer, fellowship and community outreach. Men's Bible Study also hosts cookouts, praise nights and retreats. All men are welcomed to attend.
Ruth Carr, (910) 630-7157,

National Association for Music Education

National Association for Music Education logoThe purpose of this organization is to make opportunities available to students for professional development; acquaint students with the privileges and responsibilities of the music profession; provide all members with the opportunity to become acquainted with leaders in the music profession through participation in programs, demonstrations, discussions, workshops, seminars, and performances planned by the chapter, the North Carolina Music Educators Association, and NAfME; assist the University in various projects throughout the year; provide the opportunity to have contact with collegiate members from other schools, and support local schools in their own musical endeavors. Qualifications- Membership is open to all students of Methodist University who are members of the music program or would like to support music at MU. Any student who is enrolled in an institution with a collegiate chapter and who is not employed full-time in the field of music education is eligible for collegiate membership. Each member is expected to participate in and support all chapter activities.
Dr. Michael Martin, (910) 630-7153,

National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH)

The National Residence Hall Honorary, NRHH, is a leadership-based honorary comprised of exemplary residential students who value recognition and service. NRHH only allows the top 1% of the on-campus population to be inducted members at any time, but once you become a member and serve within NRHH you are member for life. This honorary is based on recognizing other student leaders, programs, organizations and staff / faculty who give back to the campus and the community at large. With service the members of NRHH pride themselves on engaging with the campus community and outside community to make the campus and surrounding area a better place. The members of NRHH uphold high standards of academics, service and other key attributes that place them above others. Members of the on campus community will know NRHH by their acts both on and off campus as they strive to be the role models and mentors for those to follow.
Camille Walker, (910) 480-8469,


Noblemen logo The Noblemen is open to all men in the University community from all disciplines that love to sing and enjoy camaraderie through great music. Music from every music epoch will be performed from serious to more pop/contemporary a cappella forms. This ensemble is offered every fall and spring semester (Tuesdays/Thursdays: 12:30-1:45pm), and satisfies the fine arts requirement if enrolled for a minimum of three semesters. Qualifications- Students who have been active in choral ensembles in high school or college are encouraged to audition for this choir. Voice placements for Chorale can take place at anytime to fill necessary spots in the group.
Dr. Michael Martin, (910) 630-7153,

Omicron Delta Kappa (National leadership Society)

Omicron Delta Kappa logoOmicron Delta Kappa is a National Leadership Honor Society. The Omicron Delta Kappa idea is three folds. We recognize accomplished juniors and senior in areas of academic achievement, athletics participation, campus or community service, and journalism. We bring together the most representative students in all phases of collegiate life. Finally, we bring together members of the faculty and student body of the institution on a basis of mutual interest and understanding. Qualifications- Each semester, invitations are sent to academically qualified juniors and seniors to apply for membership to the national organization.
Dr. Cu Phung, (910) 630-7137,

One Voice Gospel Choir

One Voice Gospel Choir is an organization under Campus Ministry that performs musically in chapel services, local and national churches and events throughout the state. The students meet bi-weekly for practice, fellowship and business discussions. All students are welcome to become part of the International Gospel Choir.
Tracey Pearson, (910) 630-7587,

Outdoor Adventure Club (CRIMP)

CRIMP provides structured and unstructured activities for students. We have fitness classes, intramural sports, bowling, and local outdoor adventure opportunities. The Nimocks Fitness Center has a basketball court, cardio equipment, and weights. CRIMP strives to provide students with opportunities to learn skills that will contribute to their physical, emotional, and intellectual growth. Qualifications- The only qualification is your willingness to participate.
Rachael Holler, (910) 630-7161,

PGM Fellowship

PGA Golf Management Fellowship is a non-denominational Bible study/discussion group for golf management students that meets weekly on Monday nights. The group is student-led and covers a variety of topics through small group discussion, question and answer sessions, guest speakers and small group study. The group also seeks opportunities to serve the campus, community and surrounding areas of North Carolina. Qualifications-Current PGA Golf Management students.
Bob Bruns, (910) 630-7180,

Phi Alpha (International Social Work Honor Society)

Phi Alpha logoThe Phi Alpha Honor Society is an international honor society for bachelor and masters level Social Work students, Social Work faculty and practitioners. The Eta Rho Chapter at Methodist University was chartered in 1998. Each local chapter formulates a service program to meet the needs of the local community. Phi Alpha affords its members the opportunity to be in service to people, earn scholarships and Service Awards. Qualifications- Declaring Social Work as one's major, achieving sophomore status, completing nine semester hours of Social Work courses, achieving an overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4 point scale and achieving a 3.25 GPA in required Social Work courses.
Dr. Carla Fagan, (910) 630-7699,

Phi Kappa Phi (National All-Discipline Honor Society)

Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline honor society. Founded in 1897, Phi Kappa Phi’s mission is “[t]o recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others.” In fulfilling its mission, the Society awards graduate fellowships, undergraduate study abroad grants, member and chapter awards and grants for local and national literacy initiatives—a total of $1 million dollars is awarded each Qualifying Methodist University students and faculty may apply for these funds. Additionally, the Methodist University Phi Kappa Phi chapter encourages service projects and partnerships that contribute to the promotion of academic excellence and the betterment of the University community. Qualifications- Membership is by invitation only to the top 10 percent of seniors and graduate students and 7.5 percent of juniors. Faculty, professional staff, and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction also qualify. Since its founding, more than 1.25 million members have been initiated into the ranks of Phi Kappa Phi.
Dr. George Hendricks, (910) 630-7056,

Phi Sigma Alpha (National Political Science Honor Society)

Phi Sigma Alpha logoPi Sigma Alpha celebrates excellence in the study of Political Science. Qualifications- Students must have completed at least 62 semester hours, including 4 Political Science courses with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in those PSC courses, and have achieved an overall GPA placing them in the top one-third of their whole class (e.g. junior or senior class).
Dr. Chris Cronin, (910) 630-7665,

Photography Club

The Photography Club is a club for students who are interested in all aspects of photography. Qualifications- Be interested in photography.
Alicia Kuch, (910) 630-7652,

Physical Education and Health Education/Exercise Science Club

The Physical Education & Health Education Majors' Club is designed for Physical Education and Health Education majors, with teacher licensure and non-teaching licensure, majors and minors. Qualifications- The club is open to any Methodist University student.
Amanda Ransom, (910) 482-5415,
Greg Stewart, (910) 482-5402,

Professional Tennis Management (PTM) Student Association

PTM Student Association is an activities club for anyone who is passionate about tennis on our campus. Members do not have to be PTM students. Our organization is to provide the students with enjoyable tennis activities and the opportunity to socialize with others that share their passion. Our goal is to have a positive impact on student retention by organizing events and programs for our members.
Mark Tarentino, (910) 630-7484,

Psi Chi (International Psychology Honor Society)

Psi Chi is an international honor society whose purpose shall be to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of psychology.
Dr. Katharine Snyder, (910) 630-7535,

Psychology Club

The Psychology Club is an organization whose purpose is to enable students from any major to gain hands on experience with Psychology and to utilize Psychology to improve the campus environment. The Psychology Club gives students the opportunity to interact with the Psychology faculty, to visit local sites relevant to Psychology and to participate in activities such as National Psychology Screening days. Qualifications- Anyone can be part of the Psychology Club. All are welcome.
Dr. Mark Kline, (910) 630-7535,

Religious Life Executive Board

The Religious Life Executive Board oversees all Religious Life programming for the campus, including both Campus Ministry and Interfaith Initiatives. The Council manages the program budget for all Religious Life organizations, sets the direction for religious life programming and envisions ways to expand religious programming on campus. The council is composed of two co-chairs, a representative of the Campus Ministry Leadership Team, a representative from the Interfaith Council, a secretary, a service chair, and a communications and media chair. Qualifications - Officers elected annually based on nominations by Religious Life officers.
Ruth Carr, (910) 630-7157,

Residence Hall Association (RHA)

Methodist University Residence Hall Association (RHA) functions as the voice of on-campus residents, serving as a liaison between residents and the administration. We do everything we can to enhance the living conditions of Methodist University residential students through providing cultural, educational and recreational activities. We work to inspire growth, leadership, and involvement through the development of on-campus life. Qualifications- Be a Methodist University student. Live on campus.


Rotaract members work to address their communities' physical and social needs while promoting international understanding and peace through a framework of friendship and service. Local Rotary clubs sponsor the Rotaract Club, and Rotarians foster members' personal and professional development through mentoring and partnerships. Rotaractors volunteer locally and globally, build career contacts, develop leadership skills, network with service-minded people worldwide, and make new friends and have fun. Come join us! Qualifications- Membership is open to students aged 18-30 who are willing to make a difference in the world.
Dave Baggett, (910) 630-7614,


The Methodist University Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Club, is established in order to enhance the quality of Methodist University ROTC Cadets. This organization will provide an environment that promotes healthy socializing, as well as honing the Scholar, Athlete, Leader trifecta that is required of modern Army Officers by providing enriched atmosphere that promotes cultural awareness, scholarship, and physical health. Qualifications- Active membership is confined to students who are enrolled in a Methodist University military science course, and active participants in the Methodist ROTC program.
CPT Kyle Daniels, (910) 630-7693,

Sigma Alpha Pi: The National Society for Leadership and Success

The Society is an organization that helps people discover and achieve their goals. The Society offers life-changing lectures from the nation's leading presenters and a community where like-minded, success-oriented individuals come together and help one another succeed. The Society also serves as a powerful force of good in the greater community by encouraging and organizing action to better the world.
Dr. Dena Breece, (910) 630-7275,

Sigma Tau Delta (National English Honor Society) and Novelties (English Club)

Sigma Tau Delta logoSigma Tau Delta is the International English Honor Society. A member of the Association of College Honor Societies, it was founded in 1924 at Dakota Wesleyan University. Sigma Tau Delta's central purpose is to confer distinction upon students of the English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies. Sigma Tau Delta also recognizes the accomplishments of professional writers who have contributed to the fields of language and literature. Qualifications- Candidates for undergraduate membership must have completed a minimum of two college courses in English language or literature beyond the usual requirements in freshman English, at Methodist University the 100-level sequence English classes. The candidate must have a minimum of a B or equivalent average in English and in general scholarship, must rank at least in the highest thirty-five percent of his/her class, and must have completed at least three semesters or five quarters of college course work (that is, candidates must be a junior or a senior).

Novelties is the English Department Club. Every semester we offer the opportunity for students to see a performance, either a film or a play, based on a literary text. In the past, we've taken students to see local performances of Lysistrata and Shakespeare's As You like It at the Gilbert Theater, and we've also seen films like Beowulf and Alice in Wonderland. We've also traveled to Greensboro for the Triad Theater's production of Ibsen's A Doll's House. All of these are free and open to all students. Qualifications-There are no qualifications to be a part of Novelties. Though many students are English and/or Writing majors, all students are welcome!
Dr. Cameron Dodworth, (910) 480-8571,


Student Leaders at Methodist, our mission is to recognize first year students with outstanding leadership potential; to encourage, motivate, train and offer mentorship as they step into leadership positions in student government, residential halls, and academic, athletic and other student organizations. We identify potential student leaders through nominations by faculty and staff. We train and motivate participants through leadership seminars and workshops. All participants who successfully complete the program are individually recognized at an Honors Dinner and are encouraged to become a part of the Monarch Leaders of the 21st Century campus organization.
Jay Carroll, (910) 630-7091,

Social Work Club

The purpose of the Social Work Club is to unite Social Work Majors/Minors and others interested in the profession together in an organization that will provide support for members as a group, and provide services to the community and to the student body. Qualifications- The candidate must be a Methodist University student.
Dr. Carla Fagan, (910) 630-7699,

Sport Management Club

Is a student-run organization that hosts campus events related to sport event management and other issues and activities within the sport and entertainment industry. SMC seeks to provide learning experiences and social activities that help prepare students to become leaders within the business of sport. SMC events take place on the first Monday of every month, and the group meets once a week. Qualifications- Members must be a student, faculty, or staff member at Methodist University.
Dr. Denny Scruton, (910) 480-8453,

Student Activities Committee

Student Activities is responsible for the planning and implementation of student entertainment and activities held on the Methodist University campus. This includes comedians, novelty acts, homecoming, Spring Fling, and movies. Our Student Activities program has been ranked in the Top 5 in the nation by Campus Activities Magazine for three of the last four years. All full-time students are encouraged to participate in this open organization. Involvement in campus programs and activities is vital to a well-rounded education and directly influences students' college satisfaction, academic achievement, and persistence toward graduation.
Doris Munoz, (910) 630-7022,

Student Athletic Training Association (MUSATA)

The Methodist University Student Athletic Trainer's Association is an organization for student athletic trainers accepted into the Methodist University Athletic Training Program. It is an opportunity for them to further their education by gaining leadership experience, participating in volunteer and community activities, attending professional symposiums and conferences and enhancing their teamwork and social networking skills. Students participate in club fundraising events, community outreach, and organize the annual Play 4Kay 4K run/walk to benefit breast cancer research. Qualifications- MUSATA is open to any student accepted into the Methodist University Athletic Training Program.
Dr. Hugh Harling, (910) 630-7418,

Student Athlete Advisory Committee

The Student Athlete Advisory Committee is a group associated with the Methodist University Athletic Department and comprised of only student-athletes representing each of our athletic programs. SAAC is in charge of running and maintaining various activities and community service events such as reading at local elementary schools, project play day, Special Olympics and our annual athletic awards banquet. Qualifications- To be a member of the SAAC, a student must be an active member of one of our university's athletic teams and be selected by the team to a representative.
Dave Eavenson, (910) 630-7396,

Student Government Association

The Methodist University SGA is composed of all full-time day students as well as evening students who choose to pay the activity fee. The association is governed by a constitution and directed by officers and senators elected by the student body. The purpose of the SGA is to represent the students to the University administration and design programs to meet the needs of the students. All students are encouraged to participate in the programs sponsored by the SGA and to provide new ideas for implementation. Meetings are held weekly and are open to all students.
Doris Munoz, (910) 630-7022,

Student North Carolina Association of Educators

The Student North Carolina Association of Educators is a pre-professional organization for undergraduate and graduate students interested in a career in education. Through NCAE, workshops are offered free of charge in areas such as No Child Left Behind, “PRAXIS and MTEL preparation, Diversity in the Classroom, and Classroom Management for the New Teacher. Also, it allows students and the University to be recognized among the community supporting education within Cumberland County.
Dr. Jaunita Heyward, (910) 630-7051,

Student Nurses' Association (MUSNA)

The purpose of the Methodist University Student Nurses' Association (MUSNA) is to provide pre-nursing and nursing students opportunities to engage in community service projects, develop leadership skills, and form lasting friendships. The MUSNA is a local chapter of the National Student Nurses' Association (NSNA) and also serves to mentor the professional development of future registered nurses and facilitate their entrance into the profession by providing educational resources and career guidance. Qualifications- Be either a pre-nursing or nursing student.
Mitzi Averette, (910) 630-7591,

Student Veterans of America

Student Veterans of American logoSVA-MU is a student organization with the mission to support veterans in their transition from a military lifestyle to achieve success in academia and in their career field through a peer to peer network. In partnership with community organizations such as Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Wounded Warrior Project and others, the SVA-MU participates in fundraising projects to assist local and national veterans. Qualifications- SVA-MU membership is open to active-duty service-members, veterans, ROTC cadets and military family members as well as MU students, faculty and staff who support the mission of SVA-MU.
Randy Smith, (910) 630-7174,

University Ambassadors

Methodist University Student Ambassadors are among the most important and visible students at Methodist University. The main job of a student ambassador is to support the admissions staff by giving hour-long tours to prospective students and their families. These individuals tend to be very active in the Methodist community and are able to share their student life experiences with visiting families. *All student ambassadors are trained by an admission staff member upon hiring. Qualifications- Prospective ambassadors must first apply and interview with a team of admissions staff. Ambassadors must: Be enrolled as a full-time, day, undergraduate student in the given semester. Be available to work at least 2 non-consecutive hours per week. Be available to work at least 2 Saturdays per semester. Be actively involved in campus activities. Provide exceptional information about the Methodist University campus, and its facilities. Maintain a positive attitude. Be warm and friendly with prospective families at all times.
Indya Addison, (910) 630-7025,; Taylor Murphy, (910) 630-7485,

Unseal It

Unseal It logoUnseal it is a Methodist University student club that offers safe, non-prejudiced help and support for people interested in learning more about LGBTQ topics. They offer weekly meetings, support groups, guest speakers, educational topics, and fun activities.
Dr. Kelly Walter Carney, (910) 630-7376,

Women's Bible Study

Women's Bible Study is a group of women who meet each week to grow in their relationship with Christ and one another. It is led by students and open to all students, faculty and staff at Methodist University who would like to learn more about Christ and Christianity and/or become part of a Christ-based support system. The acronym JOY, which is the motto the group strives to live by, stands for Jesus first, others next, yourself last. Women's Bible Study also hosts cookouts, praise nights and retreats. Qualifications- All women are welcomed to attend.
Ruth Carr, (910) 630-7157,


"12 Women Twelve Voices" Art Exhibition Opening Reception

12 Women Twelve Voices

This art exhibition features the work of regional artists:

  • Valerie Beck, glass
  • Katie Bernstein...

Foreign Film Series presents “Mar Adentro (The Sea Inside)”

The factual story of Spaniard Ramon Sampedro, who fought a thirty-year campaign in favor of euthanasia and his own right to die.


Music and Miracles: An Evening with Broadway Artist Kimilee Bryant

Join us for an evening with Kimilee Bryant, actress and singer known for her role as Christine in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway.