Welcome Home, Trojans!
Each year, our student organizations work together to help us celebrate your arrival
on campus. Throughout Welcome Week, you will have the opportunity to engage in interactive
experiences with other college students to make connections and memories that will
last a lifetime. Welcome Week at Troy is where your Trojan journey begins.
Welcome Week 2020 is August 8-19. This week is packed with fun and exciting events. There are tons of opportunities
to join on on-campus organization, meet new friends, try new experiences and learn
about Troy University’s distinctive educational philosophy.LEARN MORE
Troy University is home to more than 150 student organizations, meaning you have 150
+ opportunities to find other Trojans who share your interests and passions.
Our globally connected campus offers professional connections, personal relationships
and endless possibilities for growth and development in many areas.
Choose your area of interest
Troy University is home to 22 fraternity and sorority chapters who serve to enhance
the college experience by providing a balance of academics, community service, leadership,
and social events. Academic success is the core of Greek life on our campus where
the average Greek GPA is 3.01 compared to the all-student average GPA of 2.88.
Student Government Association
Troy University's Student Government Association represents the TROY student body
within the university administration and the community. SGA advocates the interests
of TROY students and works to better the student experience through community events
University Activities Council
The UAC cultivates the social skills of the university community and strives to improve
upon the personal standard of ethics and values while providing opportunities that
enhance the sense of the university.
Freshman Forum is comprised of a select group of students who represent and serve
the Freshman class. As a Freshman Forum delegate, a student gains leadership experience
by promoting Trojan pride and serving in the Troy community.
Departmental and Professional
An important part of the Trojan experience happens outside of the classroom, and Troy
University has no shortage of opportunities. Participate in your department by joining
an organization that promotes the interests and ideas of your career goals.
Trojans have a proud tradition of serving others. Students have the opportunity to
give back to the community and serve others while making lasting friendships and connections
with dozens of service organizations to choose from.
As shown in the Troy University motto, we encourage students to educate the heart
to feel by joining organizations that encourage their spirits. Members of our religious
organizations participate in small group studies, retreats, worship services and mission
trips around the world.
Many governmental leaders trace their political careers back to their involvement
in political organizations while in college. If you have a desire to better your community
and are passionate about your political views these organizations will be a great
fit for you.
Troy students have many opportunities to develop their talents and skills. If you
love consider joining one of our choirs, orchestras, dance ensembles and theater groups.
Most of these activities are through academic classes.
Outside of the classroom, it is important to stay relaxed and have fun to get the
full Trojan experience. Special interest organizations such as the Board Game Alliance
and The Swing Dance Club promote quality time with friends and the chance to meet
other students with the same interests.
Academic success is achieved by working hard and setting new standards of excellence.
From Alpha Lambda Delta to Phi Kappa Phi, Troy University offers a variety of honor
society opportunities to celebrate student success. Check your student email for applications,
requirements and fee obligations.
About Our Office
The staff of the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership is dedicated to helping
students get involved beyond the classroom and residence life. We encourage students
to take advantage of the countless opportunities to pursue new interests as they advance
their skill sets and expand their network while building lifelong friendships.
How do I get involved?
Interested in getting started? Our Office of Student Involvement is committed to helping
you make the right connections. Remember, any moment spent as part of a student organization
is an opportunity for tremendous personal and professional growth. Reach out to any
organization in the above categories to find out how you can get involved today!