Topics: Student Groups and Organizations

There are hundreds of student groups and organizations on UNC’s campus. Categories include academic, cultural, religious, fraternity and sorority, ideological, political, media and performance. Find out more about the groups available on the student life website.

Ballroom dance is a club of champions


UNC's ballers get a lot more attention, but its ballroom dancers also win national championships. 

Weekend conference seeks to educate high schoolers on social justice


In high school, it is easy to feel alone, different, or stuck. In a community where location may be the only thing you have in common with peers, it can be difficult to talk about your aspirations and passions, or to even be the person that you would like to be.

Student "artivists" have rhythm with poetry, rap


“To a Friend Somewhere in Chicago” is a personal letter to an old friend. But unlike most letters, it doesn’t have just one reader—or any readers at all, really.

Kenan-Flagler serves executive realness at Pride Club's second annual drag ball

Tonight at The Strowd, UNC students and members of the surrounding community will have the chance to experience and participate in drag culture at the Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Pride Club’s second annual drag ball. 

Milk and honey participants perform poetry, song and dance in affirming space


Dancing, poetry and creating a safe performance space were all parts of the biannual “Milk and Honey” event.

Carolina Cupboard prepares to move into new pantry location in the fall

Carolina Cupboard has postponed its move into another room of Avery Hall’s basement until the Week of Welcome in fall 2017.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month gives students the tools and resources to prevent sexual assault


In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month during April, organizations both on and off campus collaborated to address the problem of sexual assault and gender violence to the UNC community.

New student club aims to connect collectors at UNC


Justin Do’s Nintendo DS collection inspired him to start a club — but not for fellow Nintendo DS enthusiasts. It’s for collecting enthusiasts.

Fourth annual Body Politics focuses on confronting colorism


Hosted by seniors Tori Baker and Joy Liburd, the fourth annual Body Politics event centered around broadcasting messages of body positivity and confronting colorism.

The club tennis team heads to Florida for national competition


On Wednesday, the UNC Club Tennis Team is headed to the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Tennis On Campus National Championship in Orlando, Florida.

UNC club shows students the ropes of jump roping


When Jaycee Reilly went to see a False Profits comedy show, she didn’t know what to expect of the opening act. She had never heard of the Carolina Jump Rope Club.

No resolution after hearing in the DTH's public records case against UNC


The Daily Tar Heel's lawsuit against UNC remains unresolved after a hearing in Wake County Thursday.

Arab Students Organization brings film director to campus to highlight Syrian conflict


The UNC Arab Students Organization welcomed film director Sam Kadi for a free screening of his film, “Little Gandhi,” a documentary informing students about the current Syrian conflict, in the Student Union Auditorium on April 5. 

Departments and clubs use coffee hours to connect students and faculty


If students want extra help or one-on-one time with professors, club members or staff, on-campus coffee hours can provide them with in-person interactions.

Students shack up for Habitat for Humanity fundraiser


Organizations across campus are building and living in shacks in the Pit as part of Carolina Blueprint, a week-long fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Orange County.

Loreleis celebrate 35 years of a cappella on campus


As they celebrate their 35th anniversary this year, the Loreleis recounted how their history and commitment to excellence helped them become one of the most important all-female a cappella groups at UNC.

Tyler Fleming named DTH editor-in-chief for 2017-18


Junior history major Tyler Fleming was selected Saturday as the editor-in-chief of The Daily Tar Heel newspaper for the 2017-18 school year. He will replace current editor-in-chief Jane Wester.

Third annual Joy Prom rolls out red carpet for Best Buddies and UNC students


From the moment people stepped on the red carpet until the last song was played, joy spread across the George Watts Hill Alumni Center on Thursday night with UNC’s third annual Joy Prom.

Roc Solid helps bring play to UNC Hospitals


Two first-years want to take advantage of having UNC Hospitals on campus. Kerry Doyle and Justin Kiser have decided to found the Roc Solid Carolina Club, an organization that provides services for children with cancer.

An inside look at UNC's 2017 Dance Marathon that raised $420,000


Carolina For the Kids hosted its annual Dance Marathon on Friday and Saturday, following an 18-year tradition. The event raised $420,062.95.