Student Organizations

There are over 200 NIU student organizations registered with the Student Government Association. These groups are classified as academic interest and professional, community service, diversity and cultural, governing bodies, fraternity and sororities, honorary societies, political, military, programming and performing, recreational and sports, religious, and social, to name a few. See the full list below.

  • ACHA D1 and D3 Ice Hockey
  • Active Minds
  • Actuary Club
  • African Students Association
  • Afro-Brazilian Capoeira Club
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Delta Omicron Chapter
  • Alpha Kappa Delta Phi International Sorority, Inc.
  • Alpha Omega Epsilon
  • Alpha Phi
  • Alpha Phi Gamma
  • Alpha Phi Omega
  • Alpha Pi Mu
  • Alpha Psi Lambda National, Inc.
  • Alpha Psi Omega: Alpha Iota Beta Cast
  • Alpha Sigma Alpha
  • Alpha Sigma Omega Latina Sorority Inc.
  • Alpha Sigma Phi
  • American Meteorological Society
  • Anime Association
  • Anthropology Club
  • Archery Club
  • Asian American Association
  • Asian American Resource Center
  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Automotive Basics and Beyond (AB&B)
  • B.R.O.T.H.E.R.S.
  • Biological Graduate Student Association
  • Black Business Student Association
  • Black Choir
  • Black Male Initiative
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Club
  • Bread for the World
  • Bright Field Students
  • Business Administration Student Association
  • Camp Kesem
  • Campus Activities Board (CAB)
  • Campus Advance
  • Campus Dining Services
  • Center For Latino and Latin American Studies
  • Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies
  • Ceramic Club (Temporary Recognition)
  • Cheerleading
  • Chemistry Club
  • Chi Alpha Epsilon Honor Society
  • Chi Sigma Alpha - Alpha Omicron Chapter
  • Chi Sigma Tau National Fraternity Inc.
  • Child Development and Family Center
  • Chinese Club
  • Chinese Kung Fu Club
  • Circle K International
  • Club Baseball
  • College Democrats
  • Collegiate Association of Unreasonable Social Entrepreneurs
  • Communicative Disorders Student Association
  • Commuter and Off-Campus Programs
  • Counseling and Consultation Services
  • Counseling Association (NIUCA)
  • Creative Writers' Club
  • Cru
  • Cyber Security Club
  • Dance Marathon
  • Deaf Pride
  • De Mujer a Mujer
  • Delta Chi
  • Delta Gamma
  • Delta Sigma Pi
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated
  • Delta Zeta
  • Department of Police and Public Safety
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy Student Association
  • DREAM Action
  • E.B.O.N.Y. Women
  • Educators Rising Collegiate
  • Engineers Without Borders
  • Epsilon Phi chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.
  • Equestrian Team
  • Esports Club
  • ETRA GSA
  • Exercise Science Club
  • Fashion Industries Organization
  • Final Warning Dance Team
  • Finance Student Advisory Board
  • First Nations Native Alliance (formerly N.A.T.I.O.N.S.)
  • Forensics
  • Formula SAE
  • Fraternity & Sorority Life
  • Future Educators
  • Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority Incorporated
  • GLAM Squad
  • Green Paws Environmental Alliance
  • Gymnastics Club
  • Harmelodics
  • Hillel Jewish Student Organization
  • History Club
  • Holmes Student Center
  • Huskie Food Pantry - Center for Student Assistance
  • Illinois Association for the Education of Young Children
  • Inclusive Birding Club
  • Inclusive Collective
  • Indian Student Association
  • Innovation Club
  • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE)
  • Interfraternity Council
  • InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
  • Investment Association
  • Iota Phi Theta
  • Japanese Language and Culture club
  • Jazz Education Network (JEN)
  • Jobs PLUS
  • John Henrik Clarke Honor Society
  • Judson Fellowship (BCM)
  • Kappa Alpha Psi, Fraternity Inc.
  • Kappa Delta Chi
  • Kappa Kappa Psi
  • Kappa Omicron Nu
  • Kappa Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc.
  • Kappa Pi Beta Fraternity Inc.
  • Lacrosse Club
  • Lambda Sigma National Honor Society
  • Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.
  • Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity Inc.
  • Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc.
  • Latino Resource Center
  • Latino Student Alliance
  • Leaders in Ethics and Academic Discipline
  • Liberated Minds Organization
  • Lutheran Student Fellowship (Refuge)
  • Management and Business Administration Student Advisory Board (MBSAB)
  • Math Club
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences Club
  • Men's Gymnastics
  • Men's Rugby
  • Men's Soccer Club
  • Men's Volleyball Club
  • Mock Trial
  • Model Illinois Government
  • Model United Nations
  • Music & Memory
  • Muslim Student Association
  • Mystery of God
  • National Art Education Association
  • National Association of Black Journalists
  • National Pan-Hellenic Council
  • National Residence Hall Honorary -- Victor E. Huskie Chapter
  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • National Stuttering Association
  • Newman Catholic Student Center
  • NIU Athletics
  • NIU Best Buddies
  • NIU Dawg Pound
  • NIU Fencing Club
  • NIU Fluid Power Club
  • NIU Pagan Student Association (PSA)
  • NIU Percussion Club
  • NIU Recreation
  • NIU Veterans Association
  • Northern Illinois Chess Club
  • Northern Illinois University Physical Therapy (PT) Diversity Equity Inclusion (DEI) Alliance
  • Northern Illinois University Pink
  • Northern Illinois University Rover Club
  • Northern Illinois University School Of Theatre and Dance Student Advisory Committee
  • Northern Prairie Alliance
  • Northern Star
  • Office of Student Affairs
  • Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.
  • Operation Smile
  • Order of Omega
  • Orientation and First Year Programs
  • Panhellenic Council
  • Paravox
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
  • Phi Kappa Psi
  • Phi Kappa Sigma (SKULLS)
  • Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia
  • Phi Rho Eta Fraternity, Inc. 
  • Phi Sigma Kappa
  • Philippine Student Association
  • Philosophy Club
  • Pi Sigma Epsilon
  • Political Science Graduate Student Association
  • Pre-Law Honors Society
  • Pre-Physical Therapy Club
  • Pre-Professional Association
  • Present Perfect Modeling Organization
  • Prism
  • Psi Chi, The International Honor Society in Psychology
  • Public Administration Program
  • Rehabilitation Counseling Student Association
  • Residence Hall Association
  • Robotics Club
  • S.I.S.T.E.R.S.
  • SAE Mini Baja
  • Science and Technology Law Alliance
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon
  • Sigma Lambda Beta
  • Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Inc.
  • Sigma Lambda Sigma
  • Sigma Nu
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon
  • Sigma Sigma Sigma Beta Alpha
  • Sigma Tau Delta-XI Delta
  • Signing Huskies- ASL Club
  • Sisters Muslim Student Association
  • Social Justice Education
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineer
  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
  • Sociology Club
  • Southeast Asia Club
  • Space Exploration Technologies
  • Sport Management Club
  • Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC)
  • Student Dietetic Association
  • Student Government Association (SGA)
  • Student Health Organization (SHO)
  • Student Hospitality Association
  • Student Nurses Organization
  • Student Occupational Therapy Association
  • Student Psychological Association
  • Students' Legal Assistance
  • Study Abroad Office
  • Sunrise DeKalb
  • Supermileage
  • Supporting Opportunities for Latinos
  • Table Tennis Club
  • Tau Kappa Epsilon
  • Tau Phi Sigma Multicultural Fraternity Inc.
  • Tau Sigma National Honor Society- Beta Epsilon Chapter
  • Tennis Club
  • The Association of Black Psychologists
  • The Association of Collegiate Men
  • The Black Student Union
  • The Good Girl Movement, inc.
  • The Huskie Hunks
  • The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
  • The National Association Of Colored Women's Club
  • The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS)
  • The Women and Gender Advocacy Alliance
  • Towers Literary Magazine
  • Triple "T" Association
  • Tumbao Latin Dance Group
  • Turning Point USA
  • United Greek Council
  • University Honors Program
  • Vegetarian Education Group [VEG]
  • WeCare4NIU
  • Weightlifting Club
  • Woman's Club Softball
  • Women In Business Professions
  • Women's Rugby
  • Women's Volleyball Club
  • Young Beautiful Ladies (YBL) Dance Team
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc