Student Clubs

Student Clubs

Interested in joining or starting a club? Students interested in clubs should stop by the "Student Affairs" office located in M-200. All students interested in starting a club should download the Club Recognition packet below for all the information. Club Recognition packets are due to the Office of Student Affairs by Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.. For more information please contact the Office of Student Affairs at 619-388-3498 or visit us at M-200.

City College is home to a wide variety of students, faculty and staff. We pride ourselves on the diverse backgrounds, interests and cultures of our campus. City College has over 40 student clubs/organizations; each as diverse as the students we serve.

If you would like information on a specific club you can reach out to that club’s advisor referenced below. Should you have general questions about joining an existing club or creating a new club, please contact the office of Student Affairs at 619-388-3498.  ICC The Inter-club Council (ICC) is commonly referred to as the club of clubs. The ICC is the forum in which clubs collaborate to strengthen their efforts on campus.

ICC meets every Friday at 10:00 a.m. in the Associated Students Government center located in the Student Affairs building, M-201. Your club should be sending at least one representative to each ICC meeting so we can promote your club and its activities.

Mandatory Club Orientation: All students interested in starting a new club are required to attend the Student Club Orientation. Advisors are also required to attend the Advisor Orientation. All orientations are held in M-201. Student Orientations: Tuesday, September 20th from 1:00 to 2:00 pm or Wednesday, September 21st from 2:00 to 3:00 pm. Advisor Orientations: Tuesday, September 20th from 12:00 to 12:30 pm or Wednesday, September 21st from 3:30 to 4:00 pm.

To learn more, contact the Office of Student Affairs at 619 388-3498. 

Important Student Club Forms

  • Board Policy 3200 District Policy for operating a Student Club or Organization on campus
  • Club Recognition Packet Application packet for new clubs or re-registering an existing club
  • Procedures And Operating Guidelines Guidelines for operating a Student Club
  • Room Matrix and Major Events Used to reserve campus facilities and to notify Campus Administration of a major event on the campus




    Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Clubs:
  • Club/Organization NameFaculty Advisor(s) & E- Mail Address(es)President Club Purpose
    Anthropology Society G. Timothy Gross ggross@sdccd.eduEva MarshallTo educate students and the public on the importance of anthropology and its sub-field, and to assist anyone interested in the field professionally and academically.
    Arabic Club Philippe Patto ppatto@sdccd.eduOscar VasquezTo exchange information about the Arab culture with inquisitive individuals attending at San Diego City College campus in order for students to possess the knowledge needed to support in academic, social, and cultural success.
    Associate Degree Student Nurses’ Association (ADSNA) Rhonna Porch
    rporch@sdccd.edu
    Aura CudalRecognizing that nurses, as members of the health care team, are committed to improving health and rendering quality nursing care, students in a program of nursing education, which provides learning opportunities for competence in primary health care practice, must be prepared to accept and assume the responsibility for quality nursing care in the best interests of the patient. The Associate Degree Nursing Students of San Diego City College hereby organize themselves in conformity with the By-Laws, Rules and Regulations stated herein.
    ASG Associated Students Government Marciano Perez, Jr., M.Ed mperez@sdccd.edu

    Lori Oldham, M.Ed. loldham@sdccd.edu
    Laura Benavidez Hani HusseinAs student leaders we; are committed to serving and advocating for the student interests by promoting diversity, community, and academic success.
    Audubon Club Lisa Chaddock lchaddoc@sdccd.edu Maria RobinsonStudents will be a part of a campus environmental community, participating in organized activities to advance the knowledge of local birds, habitats and sustainability efforts that will begin them on a pathway to a profession in environmental sustainability.
    City College Sailing Team Ellen Turkel eturkel@sdccd.eduDaniel SilvaTo promote local sailing opportunities at an affordable, guided pace. We offer the world of sailing to all.

    www.facebook.com/citycollegesailing
    Community Allies Leslie Easton
    leaston@sdccd.edu
    Brianna McCloryCommunity Allies is an open organization committed to help the San Diego community on their daily struggles or any other issue.
    Creative Writing Club Patricia McGhee pmcghee@sdccd.eduSergio AvilaTo serve as a community of support for writers and aspiring writers seeking to practice and showcase their craft in a welcoming environment. To provide members with information on local educational resources, including but not limited to: Writing and Publishing workshops, Local poetry and open mic nights, writing contests, writing scholarships.
    Inter-Club Council (ICC) Marciano Perez, Jr., M.Ed. mperez@sdccd.edu

    Lori Oldham, M.Ed. loldham@sdccd.edu
    The Inter-Club Council serves to represent to the Associated Students at San Diego City College the interests of its member organizations. The ICC serves to facilitate communication and cooperation amongst campus clubs.
    International Socialist Organization Justin Akers-Chacon jakers@sdccd.eduLeonardo FalconTo participate in the struggles for justice and liberation today.
    M.E.Ch.AEnrique Davalos edavalos@sdccd.eduJuanita Y Lopez-AyalaOrganization to become politically continuous through community involvement and pride in who they are and where they come from.
    One World DanceAlicia Rincon
    arincon@sdccd.edu
    Sarah Bella MondragonTo provide San Diego City Dance students and the greater San Diego City College community opportunity to co-create and document multimedia, multilingual interdisciplinary stories utilizing dance expression, music, and visual arts captured with video to share the larger internal and external college audiences through the web, at events and throughout the city of San Diego and beyond.
    Phi Theta KappaElizabeth Meehan
    emeehan@sdccd.edu
    Nadia EscobarThe purpose of Beta Iota Kappa Chapter shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among San Diego City College students. To achieve this purpose, we shall provide opportunities for development of leadership, service, an intellectual climate for the exchange of ideas and ideals, lively fellowship for scholars, and the stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.

    www.facebook.com/BetaIotaKappa

    www.instagram.com/ptk.betaiotakappa.sdcc
    Photography Club David Eichinger deichingl@sdccd.eduJohn ScrippsTo promote, develop, and support all student activities that will benefit the Photography Program at San Diego City College.
    π SocietyLan Hong
    lhong@sdccd.edu
    Luis GarciaTo promote and stimulate student interest in mathematics; To motivate students of all math levels through the use of teamwork and competitions; To encourage leadership by strengthening critical thinking and problem solving skills.
    Psi Beta & Psychology ClubKim Sweeney ksweeney@sdccd.eduKathleen ArdellPsi Beta’s mission is to encourage professional development and psychological literacy of all students at two-year colleges through promotion and recognition of excellence in scholarship, leadership, research, and community service. ~Psi Beta National Council, August 14, 2014~

    www.facebook.com/psibetasdcc
    PuenteLuis Perez
    lperez@sdccd.edu
    Antonio TorresThe goal of the Puente Club is to build a strong sense of community while informing students about academic, social and community activities to current and former Puente members as well as other San Diego City College students that are interested in the development of our education and personal growth.
    San Diego City College International AmnestyMasahiro Omae momae@sdccd.eduZack Defazio FarellWe are committed to inspiring international political involvement and spreading awareness about human rights both on a domestic and international level.
    San Diego City College Robotics Engineering ClubRobert Pruitt rpruitt@sdccd.eduSteven NiederSan Diego City Robotics Club is an exciting team of students interested in developing new robotic technology. Members will be able to contribute to designing and constructing a robotic submarine which competes in the annual Robot-sub Competition. The goal of the competition is to advance the development of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) by challenging a new generation of engineers to perform realistic missions in an underwater environment. The event also serves to foster ties between young engineers and the organizations developing AUV technologies.
    San Diego City College SACNASLorenza Levy llevy@sdccd.eduIsaac Nolan“SACNAS is an inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicano/Hispanic and Native American scientists, from college student to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.”
    San Diego City College Track ClubEllen Turkel eturkel@sdccd.eduEsmeralda SanandresTo provide all the students at San Diego City College the opportunity to compete and participate in the sport of track and field at the collegiate level.
    Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers ClubRafael Alvarez ralvarez@sdccd.eduCarolina SalinasSHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize their fullest potential and impacts the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development.
    Speech ClubErin Engstrom eengstro@sdccd.eduRaymond VelasquezThe Speech Club focuses on improving student's public speaking skills in a fun and welcoming environment.
    www.facebook.com/SDCCspeechclub
    UmojaPaul Alexander palexander@sdccd.eduRomerlia TurnerUmoja is a club meant to support the Umoja Community; to motivate, inspire, lead by example, and be proactive at the community college level.
    Urban Scholars UnionNesha Savage wsavage@sdccd.eduMaria Elena MoralesTo advocate for students who have been formerly incarcerated or have been affected by the prison system. To cut recidivism rates through empowerment, leadership development, and reconstruction of social and personal narratives.
    Zion Bible Study ClubPaul Greer pgreer@sdccd.eduMartin CuevasTo encourage students at San Diego City College to study the Bible, to understand the will of God Elohim, and to advance to the Kingdom of God.
    Visionary FeministsSarah M Pitcher spitcher@sdccd.eduJoseph Heide Richard PowellTo practice feminism, defined by our club as a movement to end sexism, sexist exploitation and oppression.

    Club Policy

    Attached is a copy of Policy 3200, the relevant policy in which clubs will need to comply with when a recognized club on campus.