Registered Student Organizations (RSOs)

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Holy Family University supports the formation of student organizations whose objective is to provide students with the opportunity to develop their talents and pursue their interests. To learn more about a student organization, you can email the Student Engagement Office at SEO@holyfamily.edu. RSO-specific emails are listed below.

The Accounting Society is open to all students interested in learning more about the Accounting profession and building relationships with other accounting students.

The Albertans, Holy Family University’s science club, fosters interest in the various fields of science by means of exhibits, films, and tours. Although most members are science concentrators, this is not required for membership. Any funds raised during their activities are used to benefit students in the science area of Holy Family University or associated non-profit organizations.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email Albertans@holyfamily.edu.

The purpose of the Holy Family University Computing Society is to promote an atmosphere of mutual concern for the intellectual needs and interests, in terms of computing, to all majors involved in the area of study. It also seeks to pique the interest of other majors not directly related to the field of computing to see and understand its ubiquitous applications.

This organization is devoted to continuing Holy Family University’s mission of cultivating responsible, lifelong leaders and learners who are socially intuitive and aware of one’s responsibilities towards God, society, and self at the Newtown site. BLA hosts several service events and partners with a local chapter of Big Brother, Big Sister in order toprovide students with a connection to service in the local community.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email BLA@holyfamily.edu.

Blue Crew is a premier fan organization create to support HFU Athletics and promote a positive game environment through good sportsmanship and team support. Our members embody passion, dedication, perseverance, and loyalty. The purpose of Blue Crew is to cultivate a strong, respectful, and engaged student-led fan group on and off campus.

The Business Society is open to all students at Holy Family University. Students are exposed to a host of personal development opportunities during the academic year, including tours of local companies in the Philadelphia area, hosting seminars and forums with local business leaders, and participating in community service projects. If you are interested in this opportunity, email BusinessSociety@holyfamily.edu.

CAB is an open organization for students who are interested in creating, developing, and implementing fun and engaging activities for students on campus and the Holy Family community. CAB provides a diverse array of late night and weekend programming at no additional cost for attendees. If you are interested in this opportunity, email CAB@holyfamily.edu.

Campus Ministry seeks to encourage others to make room for the spirit of God in their lives. Students interested in helping with ministry activities should contact the Director of Campus Ministry.

Education Connections is a student club which encourages and assists future teachers to continue the development of their qualifications for more effective instruction through co-curricular activities.

If you are interested in this opportunity, email EdConnections@holyfamily.edu.

Folio is a group of students who design and publish a literary magazine, which serves as a means of expression for creative writing and other artistic endeavors. Members of this organization are empowered to build relationships with one another and provide opportunities to express their perspective of the world around them. Folio hosts open submissions for the University community to submit their personal work for publication consideration.

Fusion is the multicultural club which invites all members of the campus community to share in the celebration of cultural and ethnic diversity on campus. Student members represent all ethnic and cultural backgrounds and disciplines. The goal of the group is to share cultural knowledge and to assist in promoting a welcoming campus environment.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email Fusion@holyfamily.edu.

A service-oriented organization that supports the efforts of Habitat for Humanity through the Holy Family University Habitat Chapter. During spring break students travel to a predetermined job site to work for a week with Habitat for Humanity through Holy Family’s Alternative Spring Break trip. This organization is responsible for meetings, fundraising initiatives, and local and national participation on Habitat for Humanity worksites.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email habitat@holyfamily.edu.

IDEA was formed as a safe place for all individuals within the Holy Family University community. We will gather and share ideas on how to make Holy Family a more accepting and positive place to learn in a holistic fashion. We, the members of Holy Family IDEA Association, aim to eradicate stereotypes and assumptions leading to discomfort within the community, increase socialization between students of all abilities, and serve as a supporting and accepting environment.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email IDEA@holyfamily.edu.

The Justice Association provides opportunities for students to learn more about the field of criminal justice, as well as, those impacted by the criminal justice system. We also explore how the Holy Family University Core Values are reflected in the profession.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email JusticeAssociation@holyfamily.edu.

Love Your Melon Holy Family Campus Crew (LYM) helps to give a hat to every child battling cancer in America, to fund childhood cancer research initiatives and to provide immediate support for children and their families through the sales of LYM products. LYM works toward its goals by: Visiting households, Ronald McDonald Houses and hospitals in the area in order to give hats to children undergoing cancer treatment and provide a therapeutic experience; Developing events to spread the mission of LYM on the Holy Family campus and in the community; and InspiringDeveloping events to spread the mission of LYM on the Holy Family campus and in the community; and Inspiring other college students to get involved and to make a difference on campus and in the community.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email LYM@holyfamily.edu.

Mini-Thon is composed of students and faculty who have a special interest in service and bringing the efforts of Thon to the Holy Family community. Modeled after the Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON), Mini-THONs and the Four Diamonds movement are making a difference to conquer childhood cancer.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email HFUthon@holyfamily.edu.

PIgers is a group of Holy Family University students who have an interest in mathematics. Membership in PIgers is open to all Holy Family University students. There is no GPA requirement for membership and holds 1-2 meetings per month. The club works closely with Kappa Mu Epsilon, the math honor society. The organization sponsors several social events, campus-wide and within the community, to encourage the interaction of students who enjoy mathematics, to inspire an appreciation for the beauty of mathematics, and to simply have fun. These events include an Evening of Mathematical Suspense, PI Day Celebrations and various math competitions.

The Pre-Healthcare Association is open to all students who have an interest in applying to medical school. The club will provide support and guidance to all aspiring physicians at Holy Family University. Active members will engage in active preparation for the Medical College Aptitude Test (MCAT) and be given tools to actively seek out community service, clinical volunteering, and research positions to make them more competitive applicants. In addition, advice will be provided to help members plan their course schedules, co-curriculars, and other involvements in order to ensure students will be ready to apply when the time comes. Members will also learn about the various medical specialties, application techniques, the interview process, and test preparation.

PRSSA is an academic and interest student organization for students who have formal and informal interests in the Public Relations field.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email PRSSA@holyfamily.edu.

The Senior Legacy Campaign is a group of Senior class students and staff/faculty members, which strive to advance the objectives of the University through relationship building and individual and collective contributions.

Showcasing Excellence provides an inclusive and supportive environment for members of the University Community who desire to go beyond the normal classroom experience exercising their faith to develop skills that will serve them in life beyond the walls of the University Campus. Showcasing Excellence seeks to challenge the minds of members to achieve optimal results and bring out the true potentials in the lives of members.

The purpose of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Club is to further an interest in various fields of human services by means of lectures, films, and community-service field trips. Membership is open to all students.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email SBS@holyfamily.edu.

Spectrum provides an inclusive and supportive environment for members of the extended Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Spectrum provides an inclusive and supportive environment for members of the extended Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual (LGBTQIA+) community. Spectrum has three core mission areas: Social, Awareness/Education, and Advocacy. Spectrum strives to provide engaging and educational programming, outreach to community and University organizations to establish bonds and partnerships, and be a welcoming, friendly, and supportive community and an upstanding, positive, and enriching component of the broader culture of the Holysupportive community and an upstanding, positive, and enriching component of the broader culture of the HolyFamily community. Allies of the extended LGBTQIA+ community are welcome at Spectrum sponsored events and programs.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email Spectrum@holyfamily.edu.

The mission of the Sports Marketing Management Society is to promote the professionalism and fun of sports on campus. They work to create a campus organization, which focuses on the world of sports and allows students to discuss sports and actively network for future success.

The Ambassador organization was formed to assist the Admissions Office. Through a variety of activities, the Ambassadors provide a valuable service of welcoming prospective and new students to Holy Family University.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email Admissions@holyfamily.edu.

SGA fosters unity, empowers student engagement, and advocates change by students for students. SGA supports the mission of Holy Family University by assisting in the creation and sustainability of a diverse supports the campus; Provides an open forum for students to voice concerns and actively pursue resolutions; and serves as the undergraduate student liaisons to University administration, faculty, staff, and Board of Trustees.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email SGA@holyfamily.edu.

SNAHF is a state-level, pre-professional organization that represents the interests of nursing students. It is a constituent of the National Student Nurses’ Association, Inc., the largest independent student organization in the country.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email SNAHF@holyfamily.edu.

SAAC enhances the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, protecting student-athlete welfare, andfostering a positive student athlete image. They promote communication between Athletics administration and student-athletes and generate a student athlete voice within the campus Athletics department formulation of policies. Students organize community service efforts and raise funds for Make-A-Wish Foundation.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email athletics@holyfamily.edu.

Tri-Lite has been the official student newspaper of Holy Family University since 1954. Tri-Lite provides student journalists opportunities to hone their craft and prepare for a career in the evolving media landscape. Tri-Lite moved from a print publication to a digital presence in October 2017. For more information, contact tri-lite@holyfamily.edu.

To see the online version of Tri-Lite, visit https://hfutrilite.com/.

The Video Game Club is a group for students to engage in community around a shared interest. Single and Multiplayer games are available during club meetings, and students are encouraged to bring their own gaming systems, consoles, and games. Xbox, Xbox Kinect, Wii, and PS4 systems can be provided upon request.
If you are interested in this opportunity, email VGC@holyfamily.edu.

The Visual Arts Association was formed to provide enriching experiences in the field of art to the students of Holy Family University.