Student Clubs and Organizations
Is committed to improving health care and healthcare delivery to all people; promoting active improvement in medical education; involving its members in the social, moral and ethical obligations of the profession of medicine; assisting in the improvement and understanding of world health problems; contributing to the welfare of all pre-health professional students.
Beta Psi Omega Professional Biology Fraternity
Beta Psi Omega is a student organization with the primary purpose of helping students help themselves. Our overarching mission is to provide a supportive brotherhood for students pursuing the biological sciences professionally and academically and to further the advancement of biology as a science and as a profession. It is committed to serving the needs of students and thereby the community. Beta Psi Omega aims to provide passionate students with opportunities, insights, and guidance to success.
Biology Graduate Students Club (BGSC)
Purpose/mission statement: The purpose of Biology Graduate Students Club (BGSC) is to provide Biological Science graduate students and other CSUF students with the ability to learn about advancements in the field of biology, offer volunteer and mentorship opportunities, and social activities to develop camaraderie among students and faculty. This organization acts as a venue for students to practice conference presentations and receive feedback from peers, as well as, provide members with eligibility to receive funding to attend scientific research conferences to present their work.
Chemistry and Biochemistry Club (CBC)
Provides members with information pertaining to opportunities and careers within the fields of Chemistry and Biochemistry, while facilitating association and interaction between the students and the faculty of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Furthermore, this organization assists in familiarizing students with opportunities within the Department, as well as a sense of community outreach which promotes a positive perception of scientific education.
CSUF Pre- Dental Society
Through general club meetings, guest speakers, dental school visits, and much more, our pre-dental members can gain the knowledge they need as well the necessary tools to be a competitive dental applicant and apply to dental school.
CSUF Pre- Optometry Club
Aimed accommodate students interested in the field of Optometry in order to educate themselves more about the healthcare profession and network with other students and professionals with similar interests.
Dermatology and Aesthetic Medicine Organization (DAMO)
To provide opportunities for association and interaction with the field of medicine that is Dermatology and/or Aesthetic medicine as well as provide networking opportunities with other students with similar goals and interests.
Our purpose is to provide health care to people living in the rural areas outside of Tecate, Mexico. Volunteers have the opportunity to assist in administrating, translating, taking vital signs, shadowing health care providers, and working in the pharmacy. Also, our members get the opportunity to experience medicine and another culture first hand.
Unites geology majors and others by providing related information and volunteer activities on and off campus. There is promotion throughout the semester of the Earth Sciences with planned field trips, speakers, and announcements of professional geological meetings.
Latino Medical Student Association Pre-Medical Latino Undergraduate Society (LMSA Plus)
LMSA is the newest student health professions organization on campus. Anyone interested in medical school can join LMSA, you do not need to be of Latino/Latina heritage!
Provides opportunities for associations and interaction of upper and lower division students. The club organizes lectures from guest speakers as well as several events a year. All CSUF students are welcome.
Pre- Veterinary Club
The Cal State Fullerton Pre-Veterinary Club is an organization on campus that is open to all students who have interest in pursuing veterinary medicine. The club provides exposure to various aspects of veterinary medicine including hands-on experience, veterinarian speakers, social events, and community service opportunities throughout the semester.
SACNAS is a national organization devoted to increasing and supporting true diversity in STEM. The organization and the campus chapter work to support students from ALL backgrounds to help them develop as whole persons who are successful in their chosen field. Our goal is to improve and expand opportunities for students in all aspects of the scientific workforce and academia. The campus chapter holds regular member meetings and professional development workshops, hosts guest speakers, and organizes an annual student poster session on the CSUF campus which is open to students in all STEM fields. In addition we are active on social media to communicate opportunities and highlight CSUF student successes @SACNASCSUF on Instagram.
S.M.A.R.T. Girls Support Group
Functions to increase mentoring and advisement at the undergraduate level. This entails monthly meetings with students to introduce them to each other, establish collaborative study sessions, and provide consistent access to advisors. SMART GirlsFocus of meetings will include learning how to be successful in math courses, strengthening content knowledge, relating undergraduate courses to successful high school teaching, connecting to tutoring in schools, and networking.
Student Health Professions Association (SHPA)
Informs students about the opportunities available in the various health professions. Furthermore, the club provides volunteer opportunities for students to get involved in the community, campus life, American Red Cross blood drives, and work closely with the Health Professions Advising office which is dedicated to assisting students in getting admitted to health profession graduate schools.
National Society of Black Engineers; California State University, Fullerton Chapter (NSBE)
The purpose of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE); California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) Chapter is to stimulate and develop student interest in engineering, strive to increase the number of students studying engineering at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; and to endeavor in the advancement of the ethnic minority engineer within the professional industry.
NSM Inter-Club Council
Provides opportunities for association and interaction between the students in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, the faculty, and administration of the College, and provides additional opportunities to those students by pooling the resources of the various organizations from academic subunits of the college. NSM-ICC aliquots funds to students to travel for various conferences so that they can expand their professional network.
To request funding from the NSM-ICC, if you are a member of any of the clubs that are part of the NSM-ICC please speak to your NSM Club Representative. If not, please email the NSM-ICC email address below to be paired with a Member at Large who will assist you with submitting a funding request.
Advisor: Tatiana Pedroza , firstname.lastname@example.org , (657) 278-4158
Physician Assistants Coming Together (PACT)
The purpose of this organization is to serve those who are pre-PA or those who are interested in learning more about the profession. This club will provide an outlet and be a resource in opportunity and progression towards the Physician Assistant profession. The California State University, Fullerton’s Physician Assistants Coming Together (PACT) Club will be open to all students who have interest in the profession and the field of healthcare. The main objective for this club is to expand upon the knowledge of a Physician Assistant profession and bring in different perspectives, provide opportunities related to the profession/non-related, and promote a healthy affable community for students. This will consist of Physician Assistant speakers, those who are currently in the schooling itself, admissions staff from PA schools, and other meetings to help prepare students for the road to becoming a Physician Assistant. Ultimately, we hope to bring a caring community of students and strive to give them our best to succeed within the Physician Assistant profession.
PRIME (Pursuing Research In Mathematical Endeavors) Club is a space for students who are mathematics majors to partake in activities that work to enhance the academic development of future mathematicians. Students will be encouraged to explore different fields of mathematics through research opportunities and through participating in active discussions with members in the club in hope of sparking a potential interest in various areas of the vast subject. Apart from research experiences, members will be given the support to have this research shared with others of the group and those of the mathematical community, such as at conferences, through presentation. These presentations will initiate public speaking skills and encourage professionalism, both vital skills of success. Such abilities are those that will assist in the academic and professional development of our scholars. PRIME Club will also participate in serving as a support system to its members, something that is often absent in the setting of academia. This will assist in expanding the diversity, authenticity, and amount of mathematics majors that walk the halls of CSUF