Student Organizations

El Grito

Professional Organizations

alpfa Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting

Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting

ALPFA is the leading professional association dedicated to enhancing opportunities for Latinos in the accounting, finance, and related professions.

 

International Students of Latin America

International Students of Latin America

(ISLA) seeks to establish links with the NIU community and other international students to celebrate Latin American culture, identity, and foster understanding of the similarities and diversity of Latin America.

 

Latino Student Christian Organization.

LaFe

Latino Fellowship.

LaFe is committed to help every Latino student at NIU experience the love of Christ as we explore God's word, faith, and experiences of our people. 

Latino Cultural Awaraness Committee

Latino Cultural Awaraness Committee

Is an organization that helps promote Latino cultural awareness to the NIU community and others. We do this through various activities throughout the school year with speakers, workshops, and programs.

 

Organization for Latin American Students

Organization for Latin American Students

The Latino Students at NIU have united in order to enhance our cultural awareness and to establish a better academic and social environment.

 

 

SACNAS

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science

SACNAS is a society of scientists dedicated to fostering the success of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists—from college students to professionals—to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in science.To increase the number of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans with advanced degrees in science and the motivation to be leaders.To increase the number of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in science research, leadership, and teaching careers at all levels. To increase governmental commitment to advancing Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in science resulting in increased resources, elimination of barriers, and greater equity.

 

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

The objective of our organization is to increase recruitment and retention of Hispanic engineering students at NIU, promote the advancement of Hispanic engineers and scientists in employment and education, develop and participate in programs for technical degrees, provide a forum for students to exchange information, promote engineering programs for minorities, and represent the Hispanic professional students on campus.

SOL

Supporting Opportunities for Latinos

Supporting Opportunities for Latinos (S.O.L.): Is a student group that emerged to meet the needs of Latino males. The Latino Resource Center collaborates closely with S.O.L. to provide academic, social, cultural, and leadership opportunities that enhance students' retention and graduation.

 

Vale

Voz de la Alianza Latina Estudiantil

VALE is a coalition of organizations and committees with Latino cultural interests that is designed to develop future leaders, promote unity among Latino organizations, and promote cultural awareness.

Greek Organizations

Alpha Sigma Omega

Alpha Sigma Omega Latina Sorority

The purpose of Alpha Sigma Omega is to promote, practice, and educate on the following: academic excellence, community service, diversity throughout our sisterhood, relinquishment of all prejudice, and empowerment of all women.

 

 Alpha Psi Lambda Fraternity

Alpha Psi Lambda Fraternity (Co-ed)

The purpose of our group is to serve the university campus and community, advocate for the needs of the Latino community, enhance the educational experience through social and cultural activities, and promote inter-fraternity relations.

 

DPsi

Delta Psi Alpha Co-Ed Fraternity

Delta Psi Alpha is a Greek Co-Ed Fraternity catered to diverse and multicultural women and men in universities. Delta Psi Alpha fosters and advocates fellowship amongst its diverse membership enhancing college life experience through Greek life.

 

Gamma Phi Omega Sorority

Gamma Phi Omega Sorority

The purpose of Gamma Phi Omega is to motivate and stimulate academic achievement, promote sisterhood among all members, unite women in pursuit of learning about the Latino Culture, provide services to the surrounding communities.

 

LUL

Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity

Since its inception in 1982, Lambda Upsilon Lambda has remained on the vanguard of political and community empowerment by developing influential leaders that strive to exert knowledge and power into its peers in order to attain mutual success. We commit ourselves to academic excellence, leadership development and cultural enlightenment, enhanced by a diverse cognizant membership.

 

Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity

Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity

Our Chapter is geared toward grooming Brothers with leadership skills, academic excellence, and community involvement. To nurture and further a dynamic values-based environment which utilizes our historically Latino-based fraternity as a catalyst to better serve the needs and wants of all people.

 

Tau Phi Sigma Multicultural Fraternity, Inc.

Tau Phi Sigma Multicultural Fraternity

The purpose of this fraternity is and shall be to promote and maintain the traditional values of Loyalty, Respect, Equality, Unity, and Pride. This brotherhood was founded in order to provide to any man, a diverse fraternal experience which coincides with higher education.The brothers of Tau Phi Sigma proudly represent the fraternity as a true diverse brotherhood built upon the ideals of serving communities through conducting philanthropic events and fundraising, mentoring students and promoting higher education, conducting social programs for networking, and supporting cultural awareness.

Omega Delta

Omega Delta Fraternity

The primary mission of Omega Delta is to provide leadership opportunities, cultural diversity, an environment conducive to academic achievement, professional advancement and social growth. All in the hopes of moving young men towards a final change.