Activities & Clubs
Gaels Get Involved
Craft your own personal Gael experience with over 50 student organizations and countless other opportunities and campus events. Whether you’re cheering on your fellow Gaels, running for Student Senate, or something in between—your involvement can help shape the SMC community. Get familiar with some of our clubs and activities highlighted below.
SMC Student Organizations
How to get involved.
The Associated Students of Saint Mary’s College (AS) work to create the best college experience for SMC students through implementing positive change.
Campus Activities Board (CAB)
We know how to have a good time! The Campus Activities Board (CAB) is the programming branch of Student Involvement & Leadership that coordinates fun events for SMC students.
Campus Recreation provides programs, fitness classes, intramural leagues, adventure trips, and services to promote health and wellness.
Center for International Programs
The Center for International Programs works with students, faculty, and administrators to provide services to those looking for rich international, intercultural experiences.
Center for Women and Gender Equity
The Center for Women & Gender Equity is committed to social justice, gender equality, and creating an environment where violence is not tolerated. CWGE provides resources and programs designed to advocate for and empower students.
Catholic Institute for Lasallian Social Action
Led by Lasallian traditions, The Catholic Institute for Lasallian Social Action (CILSA) creates and sustains transformative community engagement experiences.
SMC club sports are a great way to compete and have fun in local and/or national league affiliation.
Supporting and cheering onSaint Mary’s athletics, Gael Force is the largest student organization on campus! Make some noise and show your Gael Pride!
GaeLEAD is designed to develop, mentor, and engage student leaders and encourage their personal growth and leadership far into the future.
The Intercultural Center works to build an inclusive and diverse community through programs and services promoting cultural competence and social justice.
Explore on-campus job resources, career preparation, and professional events through the Career and Professional Development Services.
A half-acre space on campus that is home to a diverse range of food, flowers, herbs, and fruit trees, the Legacy Garden is a special community space that offers hands-on learning opportunities and workshops.
Macken Debate and Speech Team
The Macken Debate and Speech Team is a nationally ranked, diverse group of students who travel the country participating in debates and speech formats.
Mission and Ministry
The Mission and Ministry Center is dedicated to helping you explore your faith and spirituality through meaningful service opportunities.
Performing Arts Opportunities
Dance, music, theatre? Get involved with the Performing Arts Department and join multiple performance ensemble opportunities each year.
Student Involvement & Leadership (SIL)
Student Involvement & Leadership creates opportunities for all students better understand the complexities of modern organizations, and the professional skills to lead effectively.