Student Involvement & Leadership (SIL)

Want to learn more about SIL or get in contact with us? Drop by the office or find us on Discord! 

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Student Involvement & Leadership (SIL) is committed to fostering the holistic development of students by providing services that empower them to gain a better understanding of their personal potential through opportunities that cultivate leadership, meaningful relationships, and life-long learning in an inclusive environment. 

Goals & Outcomes


  • Establish and implement co-curricular services and leadership programs that will enhance students’ skills and cultural competency. 
  • Create opportunities for students to connect with other members of the community via programs and events that enhance the student experience. 
  • Develop students, whole person, to be educated leaders and citizens which is in congruence with the Saint Mary’s mission: “To create a student-centered educational community whose members support one another with mutual understanding and respect.” 

Student Learning Outcomes 

As a result of engaging with Student Involvement & Leadership, students will learn to: 

  • Gain a better understanding of the complexities behind organizational work while developing skills that allow them to succeed in ever-changing, growing, and adapting organizations

  • Obtain tangible professional skills that upon graduation will make them competitive in the job market

  • Increase their sense of belonging within the Saint Mary’s community by engaging with campus partners/resources, student organizations, and student leaders (partner v resource)

  • Engage with different identities to gain a broader understanding of their own

  • Acquire the skills necessary to respectfully engage as members of an inclusive community

Student Involvement & Leadership Staff 








Cesar Ramos (he/him)











Your SEAL Team


SEALs, or Student Engagement and Activity Leaders, are your go-to guides for planning your club or organization’s events on campus. Acting as peer advisors, the SEAL team help clubs and organizations with event planning, resources, as well as advertising for their events. The SEALs can be reached at or find them on Discord during office hours.



SEAL for:


Anthropology Club

Applied Sciences Club

Asian Pacific American Student Association (APASA)

ASL Club

Ballet Folklorico Guadalupano (BFG)

Black Student Union (BSU)

The Collegian

D20 Club

Dante Club

Gael Gaming

Gael Sisterhood

Green Gaels

Grub Club

Red Cross Club

Sports Band

Students for Life of SMC

Ski and Snowboard Club

Transfer Club



SEAL for:




International Club

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship (IVCF)


Kinesiology Club



The Lounge

Macken Debate Union

Mental Health Club

Middle Eastern & North African Association (MENAA)

Saint Mary's College Model Railroad Club

Native American & Indigenous Student Association (NAISA)

People Rallying for Identity Development Equality (PRIDE)

Surfrider Foundation

Veterans & Allies Organization (VAO)

Women in Science & Engineering (WiSE)



SEAL for:


Art Club

College Republicans

Collegiate Sales Society

Communication Club

Compassion Club


Film Club

Fishing Club

Gaels Against Human Trafficking (LIGHT)

Gaels' Boxing Box

La Hermandad

Meditation Club

Muslim Student Association (MSA)

Portuguese Club

Psychology Club

Running Club

Southern Asian Society (SAS)

St Luke's Pre-Health Society