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 60 student organizations that meet the needs of students at Barry University. United by the Student Organization Council (S.O.C.) and funded by the Student Government Association (S.G.A.), these groups encompass a wide range of interests and welcome your participation. Registered student organizations include Arts, Communication/Media, Education, Governing, Honor, Medical, Multicultural, Greek, Recreational/Sports, Religious, and Service groups.
The S.O.C. 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
(Listed in Club/Org Categorization)
Chemistry Club - The Chemistry Club will promote professionalism and scholarship in chemistry and the general welfare of its members, will promote and maintain programs that enhance the quality of chemistry in the Barry community, and will increase knowledge of chemistry among members and the public.
English Association - The English Association is a group of students with a love for books, movies, writing, and other forms of artistic expression. We bring students together in an informal setting to discuss a variety of topics related to the humanities. We hope you will join us in expressing our passion for creativity.
Graduate Association of Students in Psychology - Members in GASP will create an open environment that attracts, develops, and rewards highly professional and effective people, as well as support services to the South Florida community.
Philosophy Club - Philosophy Club members will provide students interested in the study of philosophy with a venue in which to learn more about the discipline as well as the opportunity to engage in philosophical reasoning and dialogue with their peers.
Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity - members will form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral, intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and public service.
Psychology Club - The purpose of this organization is to educate its members, as well as the Barry University community as a whole, about the various fields of psychology. This will be accompanied by creating various forums that have professionals from various fields lecturing about the discipline. Additionally, the chairpersons of different graduate programs will hold seminars on applying to graduate programs and professional development. In keeping with the University’s mission of learning, reflecting and serving, the Psychology Club will also provide services to the community. Lastly, forums will be conducted to raise awareness on the campus and in the community about social justice issues that take pace locally, nationally, and internationally.
Student Social Work Association - The members of the Student Social Work Association will associate themselves to support and strengthen the School of Social Work, improve professionalism for students, enhance the educational process, promote communicative relations among students, faculty and staff, local community, and form a continuing network upon support network for active members and vow to uphold the NASW Code of ethics.
Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) - Consistent with Barry University’s mission, SMIF has two primary purposes. First, to provide experiential education where students learn the many and varied practical uses and applications of the classroom theories, concepts, principles of security research, and valuation. Students also learn the design, construction and management of portfolios of securities. This experiential education is provided via real-time and first hand experiences. SMIFs second purpose is to contribute to community well-being by providing financial literacy programs through collaborative and mutually productive partnerships, via real-time, first hand experiences.
Bahamian Student Association - BAHA members will untie the Bahamian population at Barry University and educate the student body of the diverse and complex culture of the Bahamian people by hosting cultural events not only consisting of Bahamian students but also other cultural organizations in the Barry Community, provide a stable 'home away from home' environment for all members, advocate their rights and interests of the Bahamian students of varying disciplines, as well as assist with the orientation process of the Bahamian students entering Barry University.
Black Student Union - The purpose of the Black Student Union (BSU) and its events and administrative functions shall be to provide and maintain the best possible conditions for student of color as a whole. The club shall stimulate Black unity, respect and self-consciousness. It will also provoke awareness of local, national, and international issues of interest to the Black community. The Black Student Union participates in the social and political aspects of the Black community whiling serving as a positive influence in the academic community of the Barry University campus. Lastly, the club shall serve as an organizational base from which concerns and needs of Black students can be addressed in the most efficient manner.
Caribbean Student Association - Barry's Caribbean Student Association will promote and encourage Caribbean cultural awareness on and off campus and to encourage understanding and acceptance of Caribbean culture and lifestyle to Barry University. In addition to, develop our members to be future leaders of the Caribbean community and build positive relationships between the Caribbean countries and the world.
Haitian Inter Cultural Association - Each HICA member will promote Haitian Culture, provide services for the community, build up intellectual enrichment, promote school spirit, provide opportunities for students to develop intellectually, socially, spiritually, emotionally, and physically through a spirit of cooperation and mutual partnership among students, faculty, and staff, and to advocate Haitian tourism.
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 (Fraternity) - Each ADG member is provided with the opportunity to each his full potential through the five S's: community services, scholarship, spirituality, school spirit and social events. ADG's strive for friendship, even beyond their college years. The Psi Chapter of Alpha Delta Gamma has been a strong force on the Barry University campus for many years.
Lambda Theta Phi (Fraternity) - Lambda Theta Phi will serve as a source of support for students and professionals in pursuit of an education or career while promoting Latin unity.
Alpha Pi (Sorority) - Each Alpha Phi member promotes the growth of character, of unity of feeling, of sisterly affection and of social communion among its members. And we who are thus united are under a solemn pledge to lend a helping hand to one another.
Phi Sigma Sigma - Members of Phi Sigma Sigma will consist of active members, initiated and maintained as provided in these bylaws and in accordance with the rules and regulations of the National Constitution of Phi Sigma Sigma Fraternity and the administration of Barry University.
Order of Omega - Order of Omega is an honor society for members of Greek organizations. The organization recognizes juniors and seniors who have exemplified high standards in the areas of scholarship, leadership, involvement within their respective organization and within the Greek, campus and local community. Members are selected from the top 3% of Greeks at each institution. Order of Omega now has over 500 chapters in the United States and Canada, and over 200,000 members!
Alpha Chi Honor Society - Alpha Chi is a national, coeducational honor society open to juniors and seniors from all academic disciplines with a 3.70 grade point average and exemplary character. The society encourages sound scholarship and devotion to truth, not only among its members but also among all the students on campuses on which there are chapters.
Alpha Mu Gamma Honor Society - Alpha Mu Gamma is the national collegiate foreign language honor society which recognizes excellence in achievement in foreign languages as well as in the student's overall scholastic program. In addition to encouraging the study of foreign languages, members work towards the realization of friendship, enlightenment, and sympathetic understanding of other peoples and cultures.
Beta Beta Beta Honor Society - Beta Beta Beta is the national biological honorary society. Biology majors who have achieved an overall college grade point average of 2.75 and 2.00 grade point average in biology qualify for membership. The purpose of Beta is to form an honor society for students of the biological sciences and thereby to stimulate sound scholarship, to promote the dissemination of scientific truth, and to encourage investigation in the life sciences.
Chi Sigma Iota Honor Society- Chi Sigma Iota is the International Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society established January 1, 1985 by representatives of the Counselor Education training program at Ohio University and leaders in the U.S. counseling profession. The formation of an honor society was seen as a fruitful avenue to provide a much needed link between students, educators, practitioners and administrators in various counseling settings. The purpose of Chi Sigma Iota, International is: to promote scholarship, research, professionalism and excellence in counseling and to recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence in the field of counseling.
Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society - Delta Epsilon Sigma is a national Catholic honor society for men and women, is open to juniors and seniors who have a 3.50 grade point average, have helped to foster intellectual activities, and who demonstrate leadership in their respective disciplines. Scholarships are available to members for the senior year and graduate study.
Gamma Sigma Epsilon Honor Society - Gamma Sigma Epsilon is a national chemistry honor society that recognizes outstanding student performance in chemistry. A nominee must have a 3.00 average in a minimum of 16 credits of chemistry and an overall GPA of at least 3.00. Membership is open to chemistry majors and other science majors who meet the above minimum requirements. Those who do not meet the membership requirements are still welcome to attend meetings and participate in the chapter activities.
Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society - Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society in education, invites to membership those who have attained excellence in scholarship and distinction of achievement in the field of professional education. Qualifications for undergraduates include full junior status, at least twelve semester hours of professional education, and a 3.50 grade point average. Graduate students must have at least twelve semester hours of graduate work in professional education completed at Barry and a 3.70 grade point average in graduate courses.
Kappa Gamma Pi Honor Society - Kappa Gamma Pi a national Catholic honor society, is open to graduating seniors who have a 3.70 grade point average or better and an outstanding record of academic excellence and service leadership while in college. As candidates, they pledge to continue to provide examples of scholarship, leadership and service in their personal and professional lives. This commitment is the difference that distinguishes nomination to Kappa Gamma Pi as the most relevant and prestigious award on campus.
Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society - Lambda Pi Eta is the national communication honor society. Among its goals, Lambda Pi Eta promotes interest in the field of communication as well as encourages the professionalism of its student members. Qualifications include: full-time status with a major or minor in Communication, minimum of 60 semester hours with a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or better, and a minimum of 12 semester hours in Communication with a GPA of at least 3.25.
Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society - Phi Alpha Theta is an international honor society in history. It is composed of students and professors elected to membership because of excellence in the study or the writing of history. Its objectives are to promote the study of history by encouraging research, good teaching, publication, and exchanges of learning among historians. To carry out its objectives, Phi Alpha Theta holds biennial conventions and offers awards for scholarly achievement.
Phi Delta Kappa Honor Society - Phi Delta Kappa is an international association of professional educators. Our mission is to promote quality education, with particular emphasis on publicly supported education, as essential to the development and maintenance of a democratic way of life.
Phi Epsilon Kappa Honor Society - Phi Epsilon Kappa is a national professional fraternity for persons engaged in or pursuing careers in health, physical education, recreation or safety. Membership is open to persons interested in the purpose of the Fraternity and in providing time and energy for the benefit of the areas which include: physical education, health, recreation, dance, human performances, exercise science, sports medicine and sports management.
Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society - Phi Eta Sigma is a National Honor Society for men and women open to freshmen with a 3.50 grade point average. Students will be inducted into the society during the annual Honors Convocation.
Pi Gamma Mu Honor Society - Pi Gamma Mu was founded in 1924 by the deans of the College of William and Mary in Virginia and of Southwestern College of Kansas. It is the oldest, largest and most significant of the honor societies broadly concerned with the social sciences. The purpose of Pi Gamma Mu is to foster excellence in the social sciences and to promote cooperation among them. The motto of the society is; Ye shall know the truth and the truth shall make you free.; An individual may be invited or may petition to join Pi Gamma Mu when he/she is a junior, senior or graduate student in the upper 35 percent of the class, has at least 20 semester hours in social science and has a grade point average of 3.00 or better.
Psi Chi Honor Society - Psi Chi is a national honor society in psychology. Second semester juniors and seniors who have a 3.50 grade point average are eligible for membership.
Sigma Alpha Pi - To assist college students in creating the lives they desire, by helping students discover what they truly want to do, and to give them the support and tools to achieve their goals.
Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society - Sigma Tau Delta is an international English honor society to advance the study of literary masterpieces, to encourage worthwhile reading, to promote the mastery of written expression, and to foster a spirit of intellectual comradeship among students of the English language and literature.
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society - Sigma Theta Tau is an international honor society in nursing. The purpose of this society is to recognize superior scholastic achievement and professional leadership in the field of nursing. Membership is open to juniors, seniors and RN-BSNs in the top third of their class.
Sigma Xi Honor Society - Sigma Xi is an international research honor society. The mission of the society is to honor scientific accomplishments, to encourage and to enhance worldwide appreciation and support of original investigation in science and technology, and to foster worldwide a creative and dynamic interaction among science, technology and society. The fields of activity for the society are the pure and applied sciences, including the physical sciences, life and agricultural sciences, earth sciences, medical sciences, mathematics and engineering. Individuals are invited to join the society if they have demonstrated noteworthy achievement as an original investigator or have shown aptitude for research through initial research achievement. Over 170 members have received the Nobel Prize.
Theta Alpha Kappa Honor Society - Theta Alpha Kappa is a national honor society in theology, has for its purpose the promotion of excellence and scholarship in the fields of religious studies and religious education. It is open to persons of all faiths. Members are encouraged to provide scholarly lectures and contribute articles for national publication.
American Medical Students Association - To promote active improvement in medical education, involving our members in the social, moral and ethical obligations of the profession of medicine, assisting in the improvement and understanding of world health problems and contributing to the welfare of pre-medical students.
Minority Association of Pre-Health - The members of the Minority Association of Pre-Health Students (MAPS) hereby commit ourselves to develop workable programs for the preparation of students entering health-related careers, sponsor programs for at-risk youth to encourage their entrance into health professions, and raise health career interests of African American, Hispanic American, Native American, and other students from under-represented populations. We will maintain an atmosphere in which academic excellence and ethical principles will be upheld.
Nursing Students Association - To aid in the preparation of nursing students for the assumption of professional responsibilities, to aid in the development of the whole person and that person's responsibility for the healthcare of people from all walks of life and to provide programs representative of fundamental and correct professional interest and concerns.
Pre-Dental Club - The purpose of the Pre-Dental Club is to provide a forum for education about dental school and the application process; to provide a support group for those who are interested in exploring dental school as a form of continuing education and dentistry in general; to create networking opportunities amongst dental school faculty and Club members; to provide volunteer and service opportunities to help the greater community.
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.
Student National Podiatric Medical Association - Student National Podiatric Medical Association is a national society working to promote fellowship among all students. The association provides a channel of communication for minority students by working to establish and enhance professional relationships with other minority practitioners. In addition to providing tutorial programs and sources of financial assistance, many social activities are planned throughout the year.
Art In Motion - Each AIM member promotes school spirit, strives for excellence in dance and sets and academic and behavioral example for fellow students. AIM will strive to develop and perfect dance skills as they relate to promote dance as a fine art. AIM will represent Barry University appropriately at school functions, as well as performances. Good sportsmanship and conduct of becoming a young woman will be stressed at all times.
BLISS - As a team and organization, B.L.I.S.S. will create an enjoyable connection between African culture and the Barry University community, as well as the greater community, through energetic performances, goal-orientated events, and volunteer projects.
Bucettes Majorettes Dance Team - The primary purpose of this majorette dance team is to be a team to support our constitution and its athletic teams. Bucettes are all female dancers that will enhance the school’s spirit that will introduce a new style of dance.
Diamonds Dance Team - The Dance Team will promote school spirit, strive for excellence in dance and to set an academic and behavioral example for fellow students. The dance team will strive to develop and perfect dance skills as they relate to promote dance as a fine art. The Dance Team will represent Barry University appropriately at athletic events and school functions, as well as competitive dance events and performances. Good sportsmanship and conduct becoming a young woman will be stressed at all times.
Eclipse Fashion Society - The purpose for this organization shall be to provide a club for students that has a love for fashion design and modeling. Programming will be provided within the club for our member to exercise their talents. The group will focus on design, styling, make-up artistry, cosmetology and modeling. We will put on high production runways shows to show case our collections.
Alternative Spring Break - The mission of the Alternative Spring Break at Barry University is to provide direct service opportunities for students so they may experience diverse perspectives, learn about social issues, and grow as life-long active citizens. The Barry University Alternative Spring Break program places teams of students in communities to engage in service learning during university breaks. Students perform short-term projects for community agencies and learn about various social issues.
Barry Service Corps - Barry Service Corps is a fully engaging experience that takes students out of their comfort zone and allows them to work on projects within different communities. Students are able to work up close with issues such as literacy, racism, poverty, disaster relief, and the environment. The purpose of the program is to give students direct contact with communities they have never encountered; all while helping them to get a broader outlook of the world. The intense experience that the program provides for student’s increases the likelihood that they will take the lessons they have learned and apply them back here in our own Barry community, and the greater Miami area.
Global Brigades - Global Brigades at Barry University is a secular, international student-operated volunteer organization whose mission is to provide sustainable development to underserved communities throughout the world. It will offer 1-2 Brigade Programs: medical, dental, finance, water, architecture, and etc. Along with affiliate groups at other distinguished universities, our Barry University team recruits student volunteers and professionals. We also gather supplies and then travels overseas to set up the selected brigade based on the program BUGB volunteers have selected (school-free medical and dental clinics, design and build schools and health centers, design and implement clean water projects, run educational programs to improve public health and sanitation, and design and help implement small business plans, provide access to loans, savings, and financial literacy, provide legal consulting, and assist in recycling, reforestation, and composting programs). Our current emphasis is to help the impoverished communities of Nicaragua, Honduras, Panama, and Ghana in collaboration with one of their country's most highly regarded nonprofits, Sociedad Amigos de los Niños, led by Sister Maria Rosa Leggol, a recent nominee of the Nobel Peace Prize. Each Brigade Program will hold one or two trips per year, taking place in December and/or June/July/August. We will recruit dedicated students, engineers, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, doctors, and other professionals to volunteer on each trip. Along with their Brigade Program, students will visit several community projects that aim to also better the quality of life in these impoverished areas. The cost is $2,500 for the week, including airfare, and deposit. All activities of this organization must be directed toward this purpose.
Nourish international - Nourish International eradicates poverty by engaging students and empowering communities. Nourish serves to help students make a stand against the poverty crisis in a tangible way. Through innovative social entrepreneurship Nourish International works alongside developing communities to implement sustainable development projects. In the process, nourish is not the leader or manager of the projects, but rather a resource and catalyst for communities. In addition to our projects, our purpose is to engage the campus community, serving as a medium for our fellow students to find our role in developing a global partnership for development as we enter the workforce as global leaders in all professions.
Carpe Vegan - Carpe Vegan shall spread the knowledge of special diets amongst the university's campus and student population; and create a fair eating environment by providing more options for students' dietary needs.
Chess Club - The Chess Club shall be to promote the appreciation and playing of chess among university students and the surrounding community. Though the club will not be affiliated with a national body, members will be encouraged to register individually with the United States Chess Federation for the purposes of tournaments.
College Democrats - The purpose shall be to stimulate political thought and activity among the college students of Barry University, promote interest in governmental affairs, and further the philosophy and goals of the Democratic Party.
College Republicans - The College Republicans will invigorate and maintain the political participation of Barry University students, faculty, and friends across all levels, with a preference for voters that indicate an approval for the club's platform, will make known the goals and ideals of the Republican National Party to the student body of Barry University, and to represent the interests of the Barry University student body to the Republican Party and the FFCR, will create and maintain close and active bonds with Republican members of government at the local, state, and national level as well as fellow members of the Republican Party across the state and country, and will develop political skills and leadership abilities among members as preparation for future service by them to the community and to the party.
Creative Artists and Visual Entertainment - The purpose of C.A.V.E. is to bring students together who share a creative passion for art, comics, movies, photography, and visual entertainment. The members will share their visions to create and discuss projects. Members will take field trips under the supervision of their advisor to no affiliation/ association to a group or national organization.
Disability Services Student Advisory Board - The purpose of this organization is to educate its members, as well at the Barry University community at large, about the issues students with disabilities face on campus. The DS-SAB will serve as an extension of Office of Disability Services; another tool to help students advocate their needs or issues and ensure their voices are heard at Barry. The organization is composed of peers (with and (with and without disabilities) and aims to help alleviate the possible fear of stigmatization, while promoting the idea of inclusion and universal instruction of learning for all students.
Females Excelling and Maximizing in Achievement Through Leadership, Excellences and Success - The Purpose of the organization shall be To improve the image, leadership qualities, and communication skills of the Barry woman. This include creating programs and activities that will benefit the school and its student body, acting as support for the community service projects and other events presented by already established organizations on campus while developing and supporting the Sisterhood among members as well providing personal and professional opportunities to members.
Film Club - This organization if for any student interested in the art of film making through various projections. Film Club is utilized by students both for the betterment of their careers as well those who considering film making a hobby.
Ignite - The Ignite club allows students to join together to work on social problems and respond to needs Barry community. This group aims to educating the campus and surrounding community on issues regarding social justice as well as tolerance and diversity.
Men Achieving Leadership Excellence and Success - Members of M.A.L.E.S will improve the image, leadership qualities, and communication skills of the Barry man, create programs and activities that will benefit the school and its student body, act as support for the community and service projects and other events presented by already established organizations on campus, develop and support the Brotherhood among members, and provide personal and professional opportunities to members.
Model United Nations - The Model United Nations shall promote the mandates of the United Nations, provide services for the community and build up intellectual enrichment.
Pals 4 Paws - Each Pals 4 Paws member will promote and maintain a healthy catch, spay/neuter, release program for the feral cats found on the campus of Barry University and will also be responsible for all of the stray animals that are found on or surrounding the campus area.
Ping Pong Club - The creation of this club was largely inspired by the good number of students, faculty, and staff in the Barry community who have shown interest in the game of Ping-Pong, commonly known as table tennis. This organization looks to foster, though the game of table tennis, the better mental and physical health of its members, as well be predominantly governed by the elected officers, the advisor, and the non-officers, with voting privileges.
Pinky Promise - Pinky Promise will allow women of the Christian faith to build a strong network within Barry's Community, through learning and growing with each other in Christ.
Practice Respect Individuality Diversity Empowerment (PRIDE) - Members of P.R.I.D.E. will provide empowerment and education on the topics of sexual orientation and gender identity. Stands against hate crimes, promote awareness as well as partake in the fight for equal rights. Furthermore, members will provide a safe haven and social network for members of the GLBTQ community.
Smart Talks - Members of Smart Talks will nurture the social environment at Barry University by providing an opportunity for students to enhance their awareness of world issues, while building communication skills, through the discussion of ideas with peers outside the classroom. As a result of these stimulating conversations, the club will nurture those willing to turn these ideas into action.
Sport Management Association - The mission of the Sport Management Association is to make a positive impact on its members and the community through sport related education, networking, fundraising, events, and experiences.
Theology Club - The Theology Club creates an environment where people can relax and talk amongst each other about religions. It helps make a diverse atmosphere where Barry students can coexist with their peers.
Veteran Students Association - Each members of VSO will provide a support system on campus for veteran students to achieve their academic goals here at Barry. Furthermore, members will provide a means for social interaction and an outlet to share experience and information beneficial to veterans.
UNIVERISTY FUNDED ORGANIZATIONS
All Greek Council - Members of the All Greek Council will promote the values of Barry University, which include scholarship, service, leadership, citizenship, and Greek unity, provide programs that foster: personal, scholastic, social, leadership, brotherhood/sisterhood development amongst member organizations and their members, promote and survey the interests of the university’s fraternities and sororities as a whole, this includes the consideration that they are viable and valuable to collegiate experiences, facilitate communication and cooperation between member organizations, delegates, presidents and University administration, faculty, student body, other student organizations, and the greater Miami Shores community, act as a forum for discussion of ideas and questions of mutual interest, and to present to the member organizations recommendations that the All Greek Council deems fit, promote the Greek life by informing University members, non-Greek students and the Miami Shores community of the merits and accomplishments of the Greek community, and serve as the governing body for the Barry University Greek Community.
Buccaneer Newspaper - The Barry Buccaneer is the student newspaper, ranging from 8-16 pages and published at the first of every month starting in September and ending with May. The Buccaneer serves as a laboratory for the journalism minors. All work, including writing, editing, advertising and design, is completed by students.
Barry University Student Alumni Association - Our mission is to prepare future graduates for a life after commencement enriched with personal and professional skills, connections, and experiences, as well as an everlasting bond with their alma mater developed through interactions with Barry University students, faculty, staff, and most importantly—our Alumni. BOAT vows to further enhance the affinity relationship between Barry University and its future graduates, by instilling a sense of pride and community amongst the current student body and constituency of Alumni.
Campus Activities Board - The Campus Activities Board (CAB) is an advisory committee to the Office of Student Involvement designed in 1991 by the students for the students. CAB is a student-funded and operated organization, open to all Barry University students, which plans, coordinates and presents many of the campus-wide events for students at Barry. By utilizing the student's talents and energies, CAB strives to provide dynamic and diverse programs that meet the needs and interests of the students at our University.
Cheerleading Team - Influenced by the spirit of the student body and traditions held at Barry University, the focus of this organization shall be to encourage and devote school spirit to all Barry University athletic teams, the student body, and student organizations.
Residence Hall Association - Members of the Residence Hall Association will promote a favorable environment for study, relaxation, and fellowship for resident students. To this end, this council will promote and maintain wholesome and pleasant living conditions in the residence halls of Barry University. This Association will encourage better relations and more cooperation between residence halls and act as a liaison between the residents and the administration. This is a service organization for the students who reside in University Housing.
Student Ambassador Team - The student ambassadors are a select group of domestic and international students who act as university ambassadors to both internal and external constituents. Through their diversity, education, and knowledge of the Barry life, student ambassadors showcase the Barry experience to prospective students and their families by conducting campus tours, using social media and phone calls to engage them, and attending recruitment events both, on and off campus. The Student Ambassador Team is an integral part of Enrollment Services and the University's recruitment process.
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.
Student Organization Council - The purpose of the Student Organization Council shall provide oversight of all recognized clubs and organizations, to coordinate co-curricular activities of the recognized clubs and organizations, to provide leadership during activities, to develop a spirit of unity with the clubs and organizations, to represent all recognized clubs and organizations when required and to provide for organized management of clubs and organizations for improvement of education and the enlightenment of the entire Barry University and local community.
WBRY Radio Station - The WBRY Radio Station provides training in broadcasting for students and to educate and inform the Barry campus about alternative music and educational broadcasting.