Diverse Student Organizations
African Student Association (ASA)
There are over 2000 languages spoken in Africa! Welcome to African Students Association. Learn diversity and enjoy Africa's rich culture. We are here to represent the African Continent and all of its diverse people and cultures.
The Alphabet Center is a resource center led by student activists dedicated to providing a safe and affirming space for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, questioning, and intersex individuals in the EKU community. Our campus location is Case Annex 182, where we hope to provide a sanctuary that includes a cozy lounge area with a computer station, a magazine rack, a lending library, and a check-in desk. The Alphabet Center acts as one local headquarters in the advancement of LGBTQ civil rights at EKU, in Kentucky, and throughout our global community.
Black Christian Students in Action
The Black Christian Students in Action (BCSIA) is an organization committed to teaching Black students and faculty at EKU, ministering to the unique needs of the community.
Black Student Union
The mission of the Black Student Union is to promote justice, inclusion, and equity for Black and minority students on Eastern Kentucky University's campus. We offer a safe space for Black and minority students to be themselves and flourish both academically and personally. The BSU does not discriminate and welcomes any student to become a member.
ISA is an organization for both American and international students. We represent over 200 students from 50 different countries. ISA promotes and protects the interests of international students at Eastern. We help new incoming international students adjust in the community. We sponsor speakers' bureau, and ISA members volunteer to speak in schools and organizations. We also participate and sponsor a variety of cultural and sports events.
Latino Student Association
The Purpose of LSA is to provide education about the diversity of Latino culture, organize and promote Latino cultural events and holidays, and to actively engage in advocacy and activism that promote access to higher education for Latino students. LSA at EKU seeks to create a community where incoming Latino students find support and encouragement on campus.
The purpose of the organization is to create a network among the minority students of Eastern Kentucky University (EKU), to assist in the development and career preparation of the minority undergraduates. To showcase the accomplishments of young minority undergraduates whom may lack the proper exposure and recognition they deserve.
Multicultural Greek Council
Pi Lamba Chi Latina Sorority, Inc.
Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity, Inc.
The National Pan-Hellenic Council at Eastern Kentucky University is the governing body for the historically Black Greek-Letter Organizations (BGLOs). Currently, there are six organizations on the yard. Please see their chapter profiles here.
Nationally, there are nine BGLOs recognized by the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC). They are known as the Divine Nine. These historically service-based fraternities and sororities represent over 1.5 million members internationally.
Saudi Student Association
This organization was established for all Saudi students and people from different countries who may have interest in Saudi Arabian culture.
For a more in depth list of Student Organizations, please visit the Student Life website: https://studentlife.eku.edu/engage