Clubs and Organizations

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown offers organizations, clubs, and groups that enrich the lives of students. The experiences within these groups will remain a part of our students' lives forever.

Due to the ever-changing leadership within our student organizations, we encourage you to contact Pat Cigich, Administrative Assistant in Campus Activities & Engagement for contact information for the club of interest. We are excited to connect you with your next opportunity! 

814-269-7065 or

These groups are classified as follows:

Greek LifeHonor Societies | Publications and Performances | Service Organizations 
Club Sports and Recreation | Religious Affiliation | Academic Clubs | Special Interest  
 Varsity Sports 

Greek Life

Pitt-Johnstown's social fraternities and sororities provide students the opportunity to become part of a group that shares common ideals and promotes community service, scholastic excellence, and philanthropic endeavors, as well as opportunities for social activities and leadership development.

Fraternities and sororities regularly sponsor service activities, intramural teams, social events, and educational programs. The groups sponsor academic activities and recognition; the scholastic achievement of members is monitored  by the organization. The Greek system at Pitt-Johnstown comprises four fraternities and one sorority, governed respectively by the Greek Council.

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Phi Sigma Sigma

Delta Chi


Kappa Delta Rho


Sigma Tau Gamma

* The University is currently welcoming new sororities

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Honor Societies

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown has established chapters in affiliation with numerous National Honor Societies. Learn More >

 Alpha Kappa Delta

Pi Lambda Theta 

 Beta Beta Beta

Psi Chi

 Kappa Mu Epsilon

Sigma Alpha Pi

 Lambda Pi Eta

Sigma Beta Delta

 Phi Alpha Theta

Sigma Tau Delta 

 Phi Eta Sigma

Pi Sigma Alpha

 Phi Kappa Phi 

Gamma Theta Upsilon 

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Publications and Performance

Pitt-Johnstown provides opportunities in publications and media for students of all majors. These organizations offer practical experiences in the fields of journalism, creative writing, broadcasting, and business. Each organization provides the opportunity for actively involved students to earn one practicum credit per term.

The Advocate – Student Newspaper

Fine Arts

Backroads – Literary Magazine

Pitt-Johnstown Musical Theatre

Concert Band

Pitt-Johnstown Players

Concert Choir

Treble in the Making

Dance Ensemble


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Service Organizations

Pitt-Johnstown's service organizations involve a wide variety of service, programming and need- fulfillment activities. Each organization is unique in its goals, events, and membership requirements.

Alpha Phi Omega Co-Ed National Service Fraternity

Habitat For Humanity Campus Chapter

Best Buddies

Red Cross Campus Chapter

Circle K

Rotaract Club

Kickstart Kid's Hearts  


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Club and Sports Recreation

Pitt-Johnstown sports and recreational clubs offer the opportunity of athletic competition, non-varsity club and intramural sport activities to both men and women. Regular practices, competitions, travel, service projects, and social outings are all generally included in the activity schedule of a club sport or intramural team.

Archery Club

Outdoors Club

Aviation and Racing

Rowing Club


Rugby Football Club

Chess Club

Ski and Board Club

E-Sports Club

Swim Club

Ice Hockey Club (IceCats)

Tennis Club

Inline Hockey  

Ultimate Frisbee Club

Intramurals (7 sports)

UPJ Dance Team

Karate Club

UPJ Fly Fishing Club

Lacrosse Club

Yoga Club


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Religious Affiliation

Pitt-Johnstown’s religious organizations offer students an opportunity to provide and receive spiritual guidance, personal support and human services. Campus Ministry also coordinates service trips for students. 

Catholic Ministry | Time-out Christian Fellowship | Fellowship of Christian Athletes

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Academic Clubs

Accounting and Finance Interest Group

Environmental Sustainability

Alpha Kappa Psi (Business Fraternity) 

French Club

Amateur Robotics and Electronics Coalition (AREC)

Geography Club

American Marketing Association

Geology Club

American Society of Civil Engineers

History Club

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Association for Computing Machinery

Korean Student Association

Association of Information Technical Professionals

Literature League

Baja Team

Math Club

The Business Club

Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies


Philosophy Club

Chemical Society

Psychology Club

Chinese Students and Scholars

Pitt-Johnstown Pre-Veterinary Society

Criminal Justice Club



Society of Women Engineers

English Education

Spanish Club 

Entrepreneurs of Pitt-Johnstown

Student Nurses Association of Pennsylvania

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Special Interest 

Additive Manufacturing Club

Improv Club


Lemon Club (Alex's Lemon Stand)

American Sign Language Club

Penny Pushing Club

Anime Club   


Application Creation Club

Political Science Club

Black Action Society

Programming Board

Blue and Gold Society

Role-Playing Games Club

College Democrats

Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

College Republicans


Commuter Club

Student Government Association

Culture Shock


Diversity Club

Veterans United Club

Finer Things Club

Young Americans for Liberty

Greek Council


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Varsity Athletics

Men’s Sports

Women’s Sports









Cross Country

Cross Country

Track & Field

Track & Field

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