This includes a number of councils, boards and committees dedicated to making University life a complete experience. In addition, Stritch offers a number of academic organizations geared to enhance student knowledge and offers an array of creative groups to fit anyone's need to be expressive or artistic.
This a club dedicated to sharing the unique cultural
backgrounds and engaging in educating students and faculty of all races to
learn more about Asian cultures, holidays, and customs.
Black Student Union
The BSU will improve the campus environment by encouraging
involvement of all students in Black Student union campus activities. Also, the
BSU will promote the Stritch spirit
and tradition of excellence and heighten awareness and friendship between
races. The BSU will represent the interests and concerns of black students at
Stritch, as well as the concerns of all students regarding diversity on campus.
Our focus is to create a community where students can learn
and practice basic or advanced boxing and martial arts skills in a friendly
environment. Students can train and workout on their own, with a friend, or ask
the experienced members of the club for lessons/help.
Circle K International (CKI)
Circle K International (CKI) is an organization that focuses and
provides an opportunity for students to participate in service and leadership
activities. With more than 13,770 members in 17 nations, CKI is making a
positive impact on the world every day. CKI is an incredible leadership
experience and another way for students of the Stritch community to become
interconnected with our University and the Greater-Milwaukee community.
Free the Slaves
Free the Slaves spreads the word that slavery still
exists. We help people understand the forms modern slavery takes, the work our
partners do to fight slavery around the world, and the hope we have that we can
bring slavery to an end in our lifetimes. Chapter members actively engage in
self-education about slavery in order to be good informants for their
The Genesian Players seek, through their support of
theatrical activities on campus, to foster the motto of the University, Ut
probetis potiora, "to value the better things" and to further,
through their collaborative and service efforts, the University’s Franciscan
values. The mission of the club is to expand and explore theatre and other
performing arts in a growing community by being involved, and taking pride in
the arts at Stritch.
Bienvenidos! The purpose of this organization
is establishing a club that is united with dedicated
members who will reach out to the Stritch and Hispanic
community in bringing cultural awareness and promoting
diversity. We do this by celebrating Hispanic holidays,
having food fairs, being part of volunteer projects and
taking trips!! All students
are welcomed to learn and celebrate
the Hispanic culture with us. If you are
interested please email our president Blanca Loeza at firstname.lastname@example.org
to know about our upcoming meetings and events. Hasta
Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Student Chapter
HPGM Student Chapter is a club dedicated
to help any student obtain scholarships, internships, and professional
development via workshops and events throughout the semester. Members of
the club are also able to learn from professionals within the greater Milwaukee
area about what it takes to be successful during and after college.
managed by International Education, ISO creates an environment that supports cultural, educational, and social
enhancement within the Stritch community. Through educational opportunities and social events, the
ISO promotes awareness
around issues of cultural diversity and helps foster intercultural
understanding. Annual club events
include International Education Week and the International Food Fair during Fall Semester, as well
as Karnival/Mardi Gras
and the International Soccer Tournament during Spring Semester. All
club and class that exists to teach skills of self-defense and foster a sense
of physical well-being. For the past 20 years, Stritch alumnus and 5th
degree black belt Dennis Staral, '93, has introduced countless students,
faculty, staff and alumni to judo through an accredited, one-credit class (Self
Defense 1) offered each semester. For more information, Dennis Staral at email@example.com or (414) 410-4174.
On campus since Fall of
2014, the Kappa Sigma Fraternity here at Cardinal Stritch has helped develop
the male population into the proper gentleman of today. Emphasizing their four
pillars of Fellowship, Leadership, Scholarship, and Service, the Kappa Sigma
Fraternity strives to be a positive influence on campus and in the local
Live Action Role Play
A fun club is set around learning and being a
part of a new world taking on a character of your creation.
Join a group and learn how to sword fight, use shields and bows (LARP-approved imitation
weapons) to defeat your enemies. Have fun role playing the race
you choose such ass Orcs, Elves and more.
Computer Science Club
This club engages in problem solving to see how mathematics,
computer science, and information systems touch our lives in various ways, and
to explore career opportunities open to graduates with computer skills and
mathematical problems solving ability.
Originating in 2015, Multicultural
Student Nurse Association a brand new organization newly founded by a
passionate nursing student who wants to be a “role model” for minority nursing
students. The organization was created to reach out and help out minorities,
such as, building experience and gain leadership skills as a nurse.
The Pre-Med/Pre-Professional club is for students interested
in pre-medical and pre-professional sciences. As a club we are involved in the
community, we plan science related activities and events, and assist one
another in admissions for graduate or medical
school, as well as discuss fall back options. This club is organized in hopes
of gaining more perspective and insight into healthcare and science fields, and
building supportive relationships between students who share a common interest
in healthcare and science.
Psychology Club promotes awareness of and
interest in current psychological issues. The club provides information about psychology
as a major and a career, sponsors field trips, and holds
university-wide discussions on thought-provoking topics. Meetings are open to all students.
Radio Lobo is a student organization dedicated to providing
the Stritch community with student-created content. This content is used to
inform, entertain, and educate the Stritch student community. Using our professional
equipment and our broadcasting services, students can create any content they
want and let it be heard. We have an internet radio service with opportunities
for students to host shows in music, talk, news, and sports formats—including
live broadcasts of events around campus.
Sexual Advocacy for
SAFE exists to promote awareness and acceptance within a
diverse community of LGBTQ+ individuals and their straight allies. As a club,
they seek to educate people through programming and healthy dialogue to
facilitate understanding and positive change. SAFE promotes support and respect
while upholding the Franciscan values and traditions of Cardinal Stritch
Sigma Gamma Rho
It is the mission of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority to enhance the
quality of life for women and their families in the U. S. and globally through
community service. Our goal is to achieve greater progress in the areas of
education, healthcare, and leadership development.
Our members, affiliates, staff, and community partners work to create and
support initiatives that align with our vision.
Stritch A Cappella
Stritch A Cappella is a club run by students who take joy in
a cappella style music, singing, and collaborating. This club is dedicated to
practicing, polishing, and performing songs arranged by its members. It
provides students an opportunity to make connections and bond through shared
Management Association (SSMA)
This club is
dedicated to giving students, staff, and faculty, along with organizations, an
opportunity to advance ideas,
choices, and events in the field of Sport Management. Members network with Stritch Alumni and
community leaders to locate mentors, internships, and jobs for Sport Management majors and those interested
in working within the sport industry. This club hosts guest speakers, networking
events, and a symposium during the academic year. Recent guests have included Mark Murphy,
President of the Green Bay Packers, and staff from the Milwaukee Brewers, Milwaukee Bucks, and
Advisory Council (SAAC)
The Student Athlete Advisory Council serves to represent the
Student Athletes on campus. Each sports team is represented within the club to
be an advocate for not only their team but the athletic department as a whole.
SAAC leads the athletic department through numerous volunteer opportunities to
benefit the school and surrounding community. The Student Athlete Advisory
Council also runs campus-wide events to create unity and pride within the
student athletes at Cardinal Stritch University.
SGA is the main governing body for all undergraduate
students and is the guiding force behind student life. With a committed group
of professional student leaders, SGA strives to create effective change on
campus, address students’ needs and concerns, and facilitate programs and
activities. SGA is open to all undergraduate students interested in making
effective change on campus. SGA seeks to be the guiding force behind student
life at Cardinal Stritch University.
The SNA is a local professional student
nursing organization for nursing
majors. It is a functional chapter of the Wisconsin Student Nurses Association and the National Student Nurses
Association. This is the largest independent
student health professional organization in
the country and, more importantly, the only one run
by nursing students for nursing majors. In SNA you will be able to talk to many students of all class levels. Get helpful
tips on how to study, volunteer
opportunities, and resume/job outlook. We hope
to see you soon!
SPB has student leaders involved in planning events
including films, excursions, the annual Siblings Weekend and Parents Weekend,
and others. SPB’s goal is to increase leadership, educational, and social
programming on campus.
Students for Justice
Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) is a
diverse group of students, faculty, staff, and community
members at Cardinal Stritch University. Our group is organized according to
democratic principles in order to promote human rights,
liberation, justice and self-determination for the Palestinian People.
Zeta Sigma Rho
Zeta Sigma Rho is a social sorority open to all female students at Stritch.
Other Opportunities for Involvement
Some activities and events at Stritch are offered on a regular basis but do not fall under the heading of clubs. These events are open to all students and publicity is posted around campus regarding upcoming meetings and opportunities. For more information on any of these listings, please contact the Student Success Center.
Alternative Spring Break
The students do fundraising for this trip and they form a community with reflections and sharing as they grow personally and spiritually.
Campus Mascot (Stritch Wolf)
Serves as the University’s mascot and performs at athletic and University events. Participants are able to increase their abilities in tumbling, theatrics, and crowd antics by attending spirit camps. For more information, click here.
Christian Students Ecumenical Leadership
Students of various denominations gather to engage in campus ministry that is inclusive and empowering for prayer and community building.
Franciscan Student Leadership Pilgrimage
Association of Franciscan Colleges and Universities (A.F.C.U.)
In an effort to broaden and enrich the understanding of the Franciscan Values important to the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi, to the University, and to the world including ~ Making Peace ~ Reverencing Creation ~ Showing Compassion ~ Creating a Caring Community ~ Cardinal Stritch University provides yearly funding for students to participate in the Association of Franciscan Colleges and Universities (A.F.C.U.) Franciscan Pilgrimage.
International Service Trips
International service trips provide affordable group travel opportunities for students who want to participate in community service.
RSVP (Religious Scholars Vocation Program)
The RSVP program is a four year program that offers undergraduate ministry formation, theological reflection, internships, and educational discussions in an intentional student community. Participants must exemplify values compatible with faith-based leadership and express a statement of faith and sense of God’s calling.
Urban Fellows Program
The Urban Fellows Program is coordinated through the Center for Calling and Engagement. Students have the opportunity to make a difference right now in their community through program tracks: Summer Social Justice Internship, Community Based Placement and Internships, and SCOPE Corps (Stritch Center for Opportunity and Promise in Education).