Clubs & Organizations

Honoraries

  • Alpha Tau Alpha – The purpose of this organization is to promote the highest standards of agricultural education and a more intimate acquaintance and closer relationship with individuals who have chosen a major in agricultural education or extension education. National.
  • Phi Upsilon Omicron – Phi U is the Family and Consumer Sciences National Honor Society. Several scholarships are offered each year to Phi U members in undergraduate and graduate programs of study. National.

Clubs, Fraternities, and Sororities

  • The Davis College Student Council – Organization that coordinates clubs’ activities throughout the college.
  • Agriculture & Resource Economics Club – Professional Club for students with an interest in Agriculture & Resource Economics
  • Alpha Gamma RhoAGR is more than just one of those strictly social fraternities; it is also a professional fraternity. All members of AGR have related career interests. AGR is for young men pursuing any career related to the agriculture, food or fiber industries. National.
  • American Fisheries Society – The WVU Student Sub-Unit of the American Fisheries Society was formed in 2000. Their mission is to provide a professional forum for fisheries students and faculty members interested in fisheries pursuits. Prior to recognition by the parent chapter of the American Fisheries Society (AFS), fisheries students were involved in the WVU Wildlife and Fisheries Club. The fisheries students became interested in different goals and pursuits than the wildlife group, which provided the impetus to form a recognized AFS subunit at WVU. Facebook. National.
  • American Society of Interior DesignersASID promotes professionalism in interior design services and products for the workplace and home. To keep up with the unique needs of its members, ASID has created the Design Specialty Network (DSN) program. Eight defined areas of interior design are featured on Network ASID, an on-line program featuring specialized information, news bullets, membership information, reports, publications, product options/availability and more. National.
  • Block & Bridle Club – This club’s purpose is to promote Animal Agriculture (or any phase of it) and to promote scholarship among its members. National.
  • Collegiate FFAFFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. WVU Mountaineer FFA Chapter.
  • Collegiate 4-H – Collegiate 4-H of West Virginia University is a service organization open to any WVU student. Throughout the year they offer a variety of social, service, and fundraising activities often joining with other university organizations to extend the fun. National.
  • Collegiate Horsemen Association – This club brings students together to network with other students and industry professionals at WVU and around the country. Educational events like horse expos, shows and tours, guest speakers and social activities are just some of the opportunities WVU Collegiate Horsemen’s members have access to! Whether you are a seasoned equestrian or horse enthusiast, this club has something for you. Any and all disciplines are welcome. For more information email the club President at wvucha@gmail.com or on like “WVU Collegiate Horsemen’s” on Facebook. National.
  • Cooking Club – The WVU Cooking Club is the first official cooking club at West Virginia University. The club allows you to indulge in a variety of different foods, while learning about cultures and their cooking techniques. FaceBook.
  • Fashion Business Association – The FBA provides students in the fashion, dress and merchandising program at West Virginia University with the opportunity to experience many different aspects surrounding the field. FaceBook.
  • Food Science Club – Newly formed in 2014, the Food Science Club aims to provide an environment for students with an interest in food science, to offer a national network for students who wish to obtain an internship or career in food science related fields, and to show a need for an undergraduate food science program at WVU. For more information, email the club at WVUFSC@gmail.com.
  • Forest Products Society – The student club for Wood Science and Technology or other interested students. FPS is an international society of professionals in the wood products industry, government agencies, and universities. The student chapter constructs various woodworking projects for the benefit of the Division of Forestry and Natural Resources and the Wood Science and Technology program. National.
  • Forestry Club – A social and professional organization pertaining to the Division of Forestry and Natural Resources with yearly projects like The Cruiser (forestry yearbook), and firewood sales.
  • Graduate Resource Economics Club GREC – is a club comprised of graduate students studying Agricultural and Resource Economics, the graduate component of the Agriculture & Resource Economics Club.
  • Graduate Student Association – Division of Forestry and Natural Resources
  • Graduate Student Organization – A professional gathering of the graduate students to assist them in their pursuits while in college.
  • Horticulture Club – This is the club for horticulture majors, minors and others interested in horticulture at WVU. FaceBook.
  • Plant & Soil Science Club -The main club for the Division of Plant and Soil Sciences they hold yearly plant sales and sponsor educational lectures.
  • Pre-Veterinary Club – The purpose of this organization is to foster leadership development, to provide an atmosphere of social enrichment, and to offer opportunities for pre-veterinary students to explore the various aspects of the veterinary field through a supportive, peer-based community.
  • Professional Recreation and Parks Society – Mission Statement: – To provide students with information about job opportunities, internships, scholarships, etc. through guest speakers, bimonthly meetings, emails and other forms of communication. – To provide services to the community—especially in the Recreation field. – To be fun! We cannot be all work and no play, after all, we are recreationists! FaceBook.
  • Sigma Alpha – Sigma Alpha is a professional agricultural sorority that promotes scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship among its members. The sorority was founded in 1978 at the Ohio State University by five women who wanted an alternative to the social Greek sorority system. Since that time, Sigma Alpha has become a national organization consisting of more than 35 chapters. National.
  • Society of American Foresters – To advance the science, technology, education, and practice of professional forestry in America and to use the knowledge and skill of the profession to benefit society. National.
  • Society of Environmental Professionals – The purpose of this organization shall be to promote ethical practices, technical competency, and professional standards in the environmental fields and to promote academic and career development in Environmental Protection. FaceBook.
  • Student Association of Nutrition and Dietetics – To acquaint students with all aspects of dietetics, provide sound nutritional information to the community, and stimulate sound nutritional practices among peers. Blog. Facebook.
  • Student Society of Landscape Architects – The Professional Organization of the Landscape Architecture Program. They sponsor professional development programs, and sponsor a showcase of student projects at the end of each year. FaceBook.
  • Wildlife Society – Student organization that is geared toward wildlife and Fisheries majors to assist their education with recreational and professional opportunities. FaceBook. National.
  • Woodsmen Club – The student group that competes in timber sports competitions, a subsidiary of the Forestry Club.