Student Organizations

Highsmith Student Union is brimming with opportunities for students to get engaged at UNC Asheville, with a number of those opportunities calling our Student Organizations home! From academic honor societies and service academies to a cappella groups and just-for-fun gatherings, there’s something for everyone! Still can’t find what you’re looking for? No worries! We are here to help you start the next great thing at UNC Asheville, providing you every resource and chance to create your own student organization from the ground up, all with our help and guidance.

Check out some frequently asked questions (FAQ) about Student Organizations at UNC Asheville! Not finding the answer or question you’re looking for? Contact the Student Organization Council at!

Check back soon for the list of all UNCA’s registered Student Organizations on the Engage app! Until then, here’s a list of our organizations:

Accountancy Association
Ancient Mediterranean Club
AMS – American Meteorological Society
Aspiring Health Professionals
New Media Arts Council (NewMAC)
Philosophy Club
Political Science Club
Society of Physics Students
Women in STEM
Anime Club
Belly Dance Club
Blue Echo Radio
Knitting for the Needy
Music in Life and Culture
The Keytones
UNCA Writing Club
Asian Students in Asheville (A.S.I.A)
Black Student Association (BSA)
German Club
Hermanxs Orgullosxs en las Américas (HOLA)
Prospanica UNCA
Alpha Sigma Phi
Fraternity and Sorority Life/IGC
Gamma Phi Beta
Order of Omega
Sigma Nu
Acceptance Club
Active Students for a Healthy Environment (ASHE)
Amnesty International
Anti-Racist Student Organization
College Democrats
College Republicans
Defenders of Wildlife UNC Asheville Campus Club
Feeding the Homeless Club
PILOT21 – Policy Innovation Leaders of Tomorrow
Sunrise Movement UNCA
UNCA Audubon Chapter
UNCA Young Activist Club
Be The Match
Body Positivity Alliance
Invasive Plant Management Club
Mindfulness Club
UNCA Chess Club
UNCA Cycling Club
UNCA for Menstrual Equity
UNCA Minecraft Club
UNCA Plant Club
UNCA Super Smash Brothers Club
Asheville Wesley
Baptist Student Fellowship (BSF)
Campus Crusade for Christ at UNCA (Cru)
Catholic Student Association
Episcopal Campus Ministry
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship