Clubs and Organizations: Cultural and Social

From Latin flavor to rainbow pride, Pace has more than 20 cultural students organizations to choose from!


Black Student Union (BSU) (NYC and PLV): promotes diversity, leadership, enhances skills, and promotes unity amongst members and the community. From soul food dinners to soul train dance competitions, it’s time for you to get on board, no matter which campus you’re on! (OrgSync NYC | OrgSync PLV)

CRU (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ) (PLV): provides regular opportunities to study and discuss the Bible, worship, and pray, all in a group setting. For more information on CRU events and programming, e-mail them at (OrgSyncFacebook)

Caribbean Student Association (CSA) (NYC): promotes diverse activities for the Caribbean student body. CSA fosters cultural awareness through exchanging ideas and brings awareness of current issues. From Patois classes to date auctions to their wildly popular annual CariCulture concert, you’re going to want to check CSA out. E-mail them at (OrgSync)

Chabad at Pace (PLV): promotes Jewish educational, social, cultural, and spiritual values to the Jewish student body on campus as well as all other students who show an interest.  Through holiday celebrations, weekly social get-togethers, Friday night Shabbat dinners, classes, and a special crisis intervention program, the Chabad Jewish Club will offer something for everybody. E-mail them at

Christian Fellowship at Pace (NYC): provides students the opportunity to pursue their faith and fellowship and connect with other students on the NYC Campus. E-mail them at (OrgSync)

CIAO-Collegiate Italian American Organization (NYC): for the Italian-Americans of Pace, along with anyone interested in Italian culture. From Festa Italia to bake sales to Italian cinema movie nights, connect with CIAO on Facebook or e-mail them at

Commuter Advisory Board (PLV): designed to build community between the commuter and residential students at Pace. CAB shall ensure that they recognize the needs of commuter students and formulate methods to address those needs by working with the Pace Community; and provide educational, social, and recreational services designed to meet the needs of commuter students in accordance with the Pace University mission statement. (OrgSync)

Desi Heritage of Southeast Asia (DHOSA) (PLV): provides social and cultural activities for South Asian students, along with the entire Pace Community, and cultivates the rich cultural heritage of South Asia by raising awareness about the region. (OrgSyncFacebook)

Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) (PLV): provides a safe and supportive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth and their straight allies and in the past has organized events for Coming Out Day, Day of Silence, and trips to the National Equality March in Washington, DC. E-mail them at (OrgSync)

Generation Citizen at Pace University (NYC): a chapter of Generation Citizen, which encourages the student body to be active citizens, by giving back to local communities throughout the New York metro area. In doing so, students are encouraged to apply for a non-paid position as either a Democracy Coach or a Civic Ally. (OrgSyncFacebook | Twitter | Instagram)

Hillel (NYC): dedicated to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all Jewish college students, where they are encouraged to grow intellectually, spiritually, and socially. From Shabbat Extravaganzas to Israeli dancing to lectures and lunch and learns, Pace Hillel has the events to fill up your calendar this semester. (OrgSyncFacebook)

International Student Club (NYC): helps to create a feeling of world fellowship by assisting one another to better understand each others’ cultures. The International Student Club is open to all students and often hosts field trips, soccer matches, movie nights, and more. E-mail them at (OrgSync)

Lavender Ladies (NYC): an environment where women identified people who love women identified people feel safe and supported by their peers. This organization seeks to bring visibility to queer women on campus and inspire pride among women at Pace who may otherwise feel isolated from their peer group. (OrgSync)

Muslim Student Association (NYC and PLV): serves as a uniting forum for Muslim students from diverse backgrounds. In the past, students have participated in lectures, short films and discussions, and more. (OrgSync PLV)

Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS) (PLV): represents the Latino/a community and shares Latin culture with the Pace Community. Their most popular event, the Casablanca All-White Party, usually kicks off the fall semester! E-mail them at (OrgSync)

Pace Stonewall Coalition (NYC): encourages students to come together to stop hate by sharing differences, voicing difficulties, spreading gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender awareness, as well as awareness of diversity not only of sexual orientation, but of race, gender, class, and culture. In the past, the group has participated in the New York AIDS Walk, Day of Silence, LGBTQA Fair, workshops, lectures, and more. E-mail Stonewall at (OrgSync | Twitter)

SAMOSA (South Asian Multi Oriented Students Association) (NYC):  From game nights to Eid and Diwali dinners to their annual culture show, SAMOSA is the recipe for fun. (OrgSync)

SABOR Latino (NYC): promotes Latino culture through their very own dance team. SABOR is more than just flavor. It stands for Sabiduria. Amistad. Bondad. Orgullo. Respeto. E-mail them at (OrgSync)

Shakti Dance Team (NYC): represents talent and artistic minds that have been molded together into one unified masterpiece. From hip hop to Bollywood to classical, the Shakti Dance Team is bringing their moves all over both campuses and beyond, with performances at other universities and invitationals. To see them in action, click here. (OrgSync)

Student Veterans of America (NYC and PLV): is dedicated to meeting the needs of the veteran student population at Pace. Veteran students meet to discuss events, challenges and successes at Pace, and work to affect change. (OrgSync NYC)

Students of Caribbean Awareness (SOCA) (PLV): promotes Caribbean awareness by engaging in social, cultural, and educational events. From Caribbean Jeopardy! to fashion shows to their famous Rep Yuh Flag party, SOCA is heating up the Westchester Campus. E-mail them at (OrgSyncFacebook)

United Chinese Student Association (UCSA) (NYC): promotes and supports diversity in the Pace Community and interest in Chinese culture and heritage. In the past UCSA has hosted events including Pace Inter-Collegiate Karaoke (PICK), bubble tea socials, movie and game nights, and more. Visit their website for more info. (Facebook)

Vegetarian Society (NYC): seeks to make the world a better place for people, animals, and the earth. It’s more than just Meatless Mondays! Learn more by e-mailing or follow them on Twitter.

Voices of International Students Association (VISA) (PLV): gathers both international and American students who are interested in becoming better culturally aware and provides members with a support group that will enable each individual to grow. To become an engaged citizen of the world, e-mail or find VISA on Facebook.

Currently Inactive
Arab & Co. (NYC Campus)
Project Nur
(NYC Campus)
Turkish Student Association
(NYC Campus)