Student organizations provide opportunities to enrich the academic experience of college. Students are encouraged to become actively involved in campus life and the local community by pursuing their special interests and hobbies through involvement in social and academic student organizations.
The opportunities for student involvement in campus activities are endless. There are more than 40 student organizations that meet the needs of students at Barry University. United and funded by the Student Government Association (SGA), these groups encompass a wide range of interests and welcome your participation. Registered student organizations interests include Arts, Communication/Media, Education, Governing, Honor, Medical, Multicultural, Greek, Recreational/Sports, Religious, and Service groups.
The SGA Division of Student Organizations aids students with opportunities to develop and enhance a personal philosophy of leadership that includes self-understanding, respect for others and acknowledgement of responsibilities inherent in a community. Each semester leadership seminars are hosted for organization executive officers and general members to develop their group's productivity.
List Of Clubs And Organizations
American Association of Women Podiatrists
Through our association, AAWP provides information, resources, support and camaraderie to member podiatric physicians, students and residents studying or interested in podiatric medicine, those concerned with the foot health of a woman and women just like you. As a related organization of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the premier professional organization representing the nation's podiatrists, our goal is to communicate, inform, network/connect, and support our members as well as women throughout our community.
Barry Model United Nations
Barry Model UN is an academic activity in which students promote the mandates of the United Nations, understand diplomacy and become knowledgeable about international relations. Members gain necessary skills such as writing, speaking and thinking critically.
Leaders and Advocates of Black Psychology
The purpose of this organization is to become informed and to inform others about historical and contemporary issues facing blacks in the Diaspora. Students utilize an African-centered paradigm to conduct research and create social justice activities to answer questions about how privilege, power, and international politics may contribute to prejudice, discrimination, and inequity. The goal is to empower blacks in the Diaspora and to engage students in culturally sensitive practices to prepare them to be healthy, thoughtful, and contributing citizens of the world.
Phi Alpha Delta, Law Fraternity
Podiatric Skills Club
Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology
Students for Sports Management
Bahamian Student Association
Black Student Union
The Black Student Union (BSU) and its events and administrative functions aim to provide and maintain the best possible conditions for students of color to unite as a whole. (1) To stimulate Black unity, respect, and self-consciousness. (2) To provoke awareness of local, national, and international issues of interests to the Black community. (3) To participate in the social and political aspects of the Black community. (4) To serve as a positive influence in the academic environment of the Barry University campus. (5) To serve as an organizational base from which the concerns and needs of Black students can be addressed in the most efficient manner possible.
Caribbean Student Association
The Caribbean Students Association’s purpose is to establish a bond among students of the Caribbean culture on campus, and to promote and inform the Barry community about the richness and diversity in the Caribbean diaspora. We open our membership to students of all cultures so they may share in fellowship with us so we can all grow and learn together to build a better tomorrow. Our more popular club events include weekly general meetings with fun cultural edification activities, beach days, the annual FCSA Conference, collaborations with other campus organizations, and participation in the Office of Student Life and Student Organization Council organized events.
Haitian Student Organization
Barry University’s Haitian Student Organization. Promoting the Haitian culture to students and our communities. HSO San Kesyon! 🇭🇹💪🏾
Latin American Student Association
Members of LASA are determined to define their Hispanic heritage in American political and social context. Acknowledging that 2,418 students enrolled at Barry are Hispanics, LASA will promote the Latin American culture and enhance cultural diversity on campus as well as work together to empower their community and contribute to the welfare of society.
Alpha Delta Gamma
Alpha Delta Gamma Psi Chapter, Est. 1994
Alpha Delts live their lives through what we call "the 5 S's " and they are Service, Scholastic, Spiritual, School Spirit and Social. We challenge ourselves to become better men everyday while also developing our fellow members in this organization.
Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc.
"Gamma Xi Chapter of Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity Incorporated, aka: 'The Shorez of No Return'. Est. October 16, 2005 in Miami Shores, FL."
Phi Beta Delta Honor Society For International Scholars
Are you a junior, senior, or graduate student? Do you have a cumulative GPA of a 3.5 or higher? Are you an international student (with a student visa) at Barry University? Then, Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars- Eta Phi Chapter at Barry University would like to welcome you. Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International Scholars is the first honor society dedicated to recognizing scholarly achievement in international education. Our chapter's sole purpose here at Barry University is to recognize the scholarly achievement of international students, to serve as a vehicle for the development of academic- based international programming, and to provide a network on and off campus amongst faculty, staff and students.
Biomedical Science Society
The purpose of this organization is to help students become better prepared for the rigors of Medical, Dental and other professional schools. Through academic and social events, including mock interviews, shadowing experiences and a large amount of community service, we give students the tools needed to go on to Medical or Dental School and be successful. Through community service projects and various outreach events, students gain invaluable support with career planning, applications, and their class curriculum. BMS’s dedication to service has consistently been recognized by numerous awards and it thrives to continue this tradition. Located at the Hollywood Campus only.
Minority Association of Pre-health Students
The mission of Minority Association of Pre-Health Students (M.A.P.S.) is to guide and help minority pre-health students explore and gain insight into professional healthcare careers by coordinating and implementing informational programs, providing helpful academic resources, and organizing volunteer opportunities. MAPS will also strive to create awareness about health care disparities among minorities and work towards eliminating them.
Barry University’s Diamond Dance Team
Island VYBZ Dancerz
Island Vybz Dance Team is a group of talented individuals from a diverse set of backgrounds. Our dancers come together to enlighten the Barry University community on how we dance and differ from the generally perceived notion of a dancer. Our dances range from Soca, Dance-hall, Salsa, Bachata, hip hop and even ballet. Island Vybz is also an extension organization of the Caribbean Student Association. Our dance team competes at the Florida Caribbean Student Association's Talent Competition and performs widely between on campus events such as moonlight madness, involvement fairs and any event requested to dance for. We are also requested off campus to participate in Miami Carnival, perform at Jerk festivals and to be a part of the Miami Flash Mob. If a wide range of dancing is what you are looking for, Island Vybz is the dance team for you.
Remembering Unity through Singing in Harmony (R.U.S.H)
R.U.S.H (Remembering Unity Singing in Harmony) is an organization formed for musicians, singers and people who simply love music to join together and enjoy singing with each other. The organization sings all genres of music from Gospel to African and performs for local and school events. This organization is special because it's only one of two musical clubs at Barry University. Its members are from all majors and this gives each of them the opportunity not to just meet new people but to do what they love on the campus they love as well.
WBUJ Radio Station 99.5 Fm The Mix
Here is our Bio: Broadcasting on 99.5 FM from its studios in Miami Shores, Florida, WBUJ is Barry University’s student-run college radio station. WBUJ is open to students, alumni, staff, faculty, and local residents interested in producing content in line with the Barry University mission.
Barry College Democrats
Barry College Republicans
Barry Lacrosse Club
Wild Bucks Basketball Club
A Basketball Organization established to give the student population another opportunity to compete at a high level of Basketball and become remarkable athletes inspiring others within the student community.
Namaste is translated as “my soul recognizes your soul.” Zen Academy is a peaceful avenue in a fast-paced world. The mission is to create a serene plane of intimacy, community, relaxation, and Self-love. President and Founder, Allyn Krenzien, takes spirituality and merges it with her business degree to create an organization that teaches students the art of calming the mind and moving the body, through the practice of
Yoga. Vice President, Bruce Sakindi, is also president of Psy Club and holds the title as dining services Senator. He brings creativity and charisma to the studio with his lavish, artistic thought. Other curators of Yoga Club are Joulinsa Jean-Charles, Victoria Newell, and Waiverly LeBlue who assist in holding up the lovable, energetic field that Zen creates for it’s people. We meet every Monday at 3pm in Miller Studio. Want to ground down and feel electric? We would love to have you
Jewish Life @ Barry
Accessibility Student Services Association
The mission of A.S.A is to educate members, and Barry University community at large, about issues students with disabilities face on campus (and the general community) through a variety of activities and events in collaboration with the Office of Accessibility Services (OAS) as well as other clubs/orgs on campus. A.S.A. is comprised of peers (with and without disabilities) and aims to help alleviate the possible fear of stigmatization, while promoting the idea of inclusion for all students. General Meetings: Every other Friday, 4:15pm, OAS, Landon 102 Radio Show: 'Don't Dis Our Ability' Podcast, Mondays, 5:30pm-6:30pm, 99.5 - THE MIX Social Media: FB- barryuasa, IG- @barryuasa
Barry Green Team
Our organization focuses on teaching and engaging in sustainability activity to educate any person(s) willing to know anything about sustainability within the Barry community and outside community.
Military Appreciation Club
Saudi Buc's Club
Student Social Work Association
The Student of Social Work Association (SSWA) is an organization that supports and strengthens the School of Social Work, improves professionalism for students, builds relationships between cohorts, enhances the educational process, promotes communicative relations among students, faculty and staff, which then forms a continuing network for active members and vow to uphold the NASW Code of Ethics.
Student Veterans of America (Veteran Student Association)
Student/ Farmworker Alliance
The Student/Farmworker Alliance Chapter is an opportunity for students to learn about injustices within the industrial agricultural system, with students serving as allies in ending farmworker abuse.
Women's Beast & Heart Initiative
Working closely with a nonprofit organization called the Women's Breast & Heart Initiative, the WBHI - Buc's Campus Club strives to create a culture of health and wellness among our college community. We do this by educating as many people as possible about the importance of breast and heart health. Not only do we hold events for the students and faculty every semester where we offer screenings, information, and more-- we also go out into our community of Miami and sign up women (who often do not have other means) for free mammograms, heart screenings, and wellness days where they learn tips on how to properly take care of themselves and how to most effectively prevent these diseases. We want to help as many women as possible detect breast cancer and heart disease while it is still treatable and beatable. We want the word to spread so that everyone knows that prevention is the key!
Barry University Student Alumni Association
Females Excelling & Maximizing in Achievements through Leadership, Excellence & Success
F.E.M.A.L.E.S. (Females Excelling and Maximizing in Achievements through Leadership, Excellence, and Success) is a club for the young ladies of the university and geared toward women's empowerment. The club strives to create dialogue regarding today's society as it relates to women's issues, as well as collaborate with clubs within and outside of the university to benefit the surrounding community.
PRIDE is a student organization that focuses on creating visibility for the LGBTQ+ community on campus. We do so by hosting events and collaborating with other organizations to ensure that students of every identity have a safe space on campus."
Sports Medicine Club
The Sports Medicine Club members will provide knowledge and support to all students aspiring to be Certified Athletic Trainers, as well as those interested in what this career consists of.
TV & Film Club
University Funded Organization
National Society of Leadership & Success
Student Government Association
Student Government gives every undergraduate student the chance to practice and develop leadership skills while representing their peers and improving the University and student life. Students involved in Student Government have the chance to interact with the University administration and faculty and work in a collaborative manner to better Barry University. Student Government members are respected as leaders of the student body, and their input is often sought in making important decisions for the University. Use your voice and empower the student body SGA is a bridge to connect the entirety of the Barry community, and be the voice of the students who need heard . SGA means being a safe place for students to go to when they need to express any questions,comments or concerns they may have and trust it will be taken care of.
Student Government Association - Campus Activities Board (CAB)
The Barry University Campus Activities Board is a student run organization which is overseen by the Programming Coordinator for Campus Activities Board in The Office of Student Life at Barry University. The sole purpose of such organization is to provide quality entertainment and activities to the student community of Barry University and its affiliates all while creating a vibrant high energy atmosphere for all collegiate peers. THE PREMIERE ENTERTAINMENT HEADQUATERS OF BARRY UNIVERSITY!
Student Government Association - Student Organization Council (SOC)
The Student Organization Council (SOC) is an organization that oversees all the clubs and organizations on campus. SOC believes that an individual’s decision to get involved on campus is vital to truly enjoy their years at Barry, and essential to flourish beyond their college life. SOC acts as an advocate for clubs and organizations and assists organizations to remain in good standing. To ensure that student involvement in a club or organization is a rewarding experience, SOC provides leadership opportunities, strives to develop a spirit of unity, and represents the interests of all organizations, while catering to the needs of all student leaders. Additionally, SOC encourages interaction and communication among organizations and students to increase awareness of clubs and organizations at Barry University.