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Activities Catalog

Listed below are activities and programs typically available to USD students. Use this list, or visit the Torero Life website, to identify potential areas of interest that would also add significantly to your Student Learning and Development Transcript.

Browse by Category: Academic Excellence | Diversity and Inclusion | Spirituality | Leadership and Service, Responsibility for Self and Community, and Interpersonal Competence | Wellness

Academic Excellence

Academic Organizations

  • The Accounting Society
  • Apha Epsilon Delta (Health Professions)
  • Alpha Kappa Psi (Business)
  • American Humanics Assoc.
  • American Marketing Association
  • Beta Alpha Psi (Accounting)
  • Biology Club
  • Chemistry Club
  • Delta Sigma Pi (Business)
  • Economics Council
  • I.E.E.E. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  • Mortar Board
  • Oceans Club
  • Phi Alpha Delta (Pre-Law)
  • Phi Alpha Theta (History)
  • Political Science Organization
  • Psychology Club

Academic Clubs, cont.

  • Society of Women Engineers
  • Sociology Club
  • Undergraduate Nursing Association
  • USD Anthropological Community

Workshops, Seminars and Special Training

  • FRESH@USD Program
  • IPJ Lecture Series

Undergraduate Research

Written and Oral Presentations

  • Reports, proposals, readings not required for a course

Honorary Groups

  • Dean's List
  • Honor societies
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Additional honorary groups by department

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Diversity and Inclusion

Cultural Arts Programs and Services

  • Cultural Events on campus (e.g. Associated Students programs, Social Issues Committee events, Women's Center programs, Theatre productions, etc.)

Performing Groups and Performances

  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Art

Student Organizations

  • Aikane O'Hawaii
  • Asian Students Association
  • Association of Chicana Activists (A.Ch.A.)
  • Black Student Union
  • Filipino "UGNAYAN" Student Organization (FUSO)

Student Organizations, cont.

  • French Club
  • German Club
  • International Students Organization
  • MEChA -- Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana(o) de Aztlan
  • Pride
  • United Front
  • Women's Center

Study Abroad

Institute for Peace and Justice

Ethnic Studies

"D" Courses in Core Curriculum

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Spirituality

Service Opportunities

  • Community Service-learning
  • Romero Center
  • University Ministry

Theology and Religious Studies Courses

University Ministry

  • Retreats
  • Ministries
  • Committees

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Leadership and Service, Responsibility for Self and Community, and Interpersonal Competence

Career Development

  • Internships
  • Part-Time Jobs
  • Work Study Jobs
  • Community Service–Learning

Residence Hall Programs and Committees

  • Residence Hall Association (RHA)
  • Residence Hall Council (RHC)
  • Resident Assistant (RA)

Fraternities

  • Delta Tau Delta
  • Lambda Chi Alpha
  • Beta Theta Pi
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon

Sororities

  • Alpha Delta Pi
  • Alpha Phi
  • Gamma Phi Beta
  • Kappa Kappa Gamma
  • Kappa Alpha Theta
  • Alpha Chi Omega

Committees and Task Forces

University Ministry

  • Retreats
  • Ministries
  • Committees

Other Leadership Opportunities

  • T-Squad
  • Torero Days Board
  • Preceptorial Assistant
  • Emerging Leaders Program
  • Out-of-State Student Program Leadership Council

Student Government (Associated Students)

  • A.S. Committees
  • A.S. Executive Board
  • Senate
  • Student Organizations (Check current listings — list may vary each year)
    • Actors Anonymous
    • Aikane O'Hawaii
    • Alcala Club
    • Ambassadors
    • Asian Students Association
    • Association of Chicana Activists (A.Ch.A.)
    • Black Student Union
    • Campus Connections
    • Debate Club
    • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
    • Filipino "UGNAYAN" Student Organization (FUSO)
    • French Club
    • German Club
    • International Students Organization
    • Intervarsity Christian Fellowship
    • MEChA -- Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana(o) de Aztlan
    • "O" Club (ROTC)
    • Pride
    • Rotaract
    • Sacred Hearts Club (Sons and Daughters of USD Alumni)
    • Student Alumni Association
    • United Front
    • Women's Center
    • World Trade Association

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Wellness

Sports Clubs

  • USD Cheerleaders
  • Dance
  • USD Karate Do
  • Men's Lacrosse Club
  • Roller Hockey Club
  • Rugby Club
  • Scuba Diving Club
  • Skate Boarding Club
  • Surf Club
  • USD Snow Ski Club
  • Men's Volleyball Club
  • Water Polo Club
  • Water Ski Club
  • Women's Lacrosse Club
  • Wrestling Club

Recreation Classes

  • Aerobics
  • Karate
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Outdoor Adventures

Intramural Sports

Intercollegiate Athletics

Personal Fitness Program

  • 10K Runs
  • JCP Fitness Center
  • Valley Fitness Center
  • Fit and Active Program
  • Marathons
  • Triathlons

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