Student Clubs and Organizations

Inter-Club Council Club Directory

With more than 100 student organizations on campus, CSU Monterey bay has something for everyone. No matter what you are passionate about, you’ll probably find at least one you’ll want to join. To join a club, email or reach out to the club contact.

This list is constantly being updated. If you have any questions or issues, please contact the ICC Public Relations Officer, Katherine Colvin.

Accounting Society

The Accounting Society enhances student life through professionalism, integrity, and character.

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Active Minds CSUMB

Active Minds aims to educate people about mental illness, advocate for those affected, and reduce stigma around seeking help.

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Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society

Alpha Lambda Delta Society encourages superior academic achievement among students in their first year in institutions of higher education, to promote intelligent living and a continued high standard of learning, and to assist students in recognizing and developing meaningful goals for their unique roles in society.

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American Medical Student Association

AMSA represents the future of American healthcare as the next generation of health professionals. We hope to prepare our members for the great public service they wish to pursue and provide our members with the tools they will need in order to successfully achieve their goals as well as those of our school and community.

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Asian Pacific Islander Association

APIA is a student run organization that seeks to celebrate and educate others on Asian Pacific Islander cultures and traditions through the education of past, present and future issues facing Asian Pacific Islander groups all over the world.

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Black Student United

Black Students United seeks to advocate for Black students at California State University Monterey Bay by promoting social and cultural awareness on campus, improving relations between Black students and students of other cultural backgrounds, and to take an active role in the activities of the University and the surrounding communities.

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Business Club

The mission of Business Club is to cultivate a strong sense of community, meaningful leadership skills, and powerful career expertise though extracurricular opportunities outside of the classroom.

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CAMP Alumni Club

The purpose of CAMP Alumni Club (CAC) is to stay connected with the college assistant migrant program as well as connect with other CAMP Alumni as they continue their educational journey. CAC will partake in mentoring incoming CAMP freshmen, host socials with other organizations, and create networking opportunities.

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Circle K

Circle K Internation is a non-profit service organization led by college students from numerous nations around the world under Kiwanis International. We practice service, leadership, and fellowship through various service events and projects, and raise money for charity projects that aim to provide basic needs and care for children. Our goal is to spread this service initiative to all students, and give them a way to be more involved with not only our community, but also a wide range of communities in, but not limited to, California, Nevada, and Hawaii

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Computer Scripting & Styling MB

To learn, share and collaborate with others on topics of web design and development and mobile applications. CSSMB offers an interactive learning environment for interested students at all skill levels.

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Design Studio

The Design Studio at Cal State Monterey Bay was created as a place for students to experiment with the latest techniques and theories related to design. Design Studio offers a collaborative environment and open forum for critiques and discussion. Most importantly the Design Studio embraces failure as a building block for future successes.

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eSports Club

The purpose of eSports Club is to empower players on campus and make the competitive nature of video games more accessible to all skill levels. This organization encompasses all video games with competitive history. We hold meetings in which we introduce new and upcoming games, improve our skills, and network with members and other organizations.

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Game Developers Club

The purpose of Game Developers Club is to provide students with the resources and tools to learn about Game Development, as well as provide a forum for students interested in Game Development.

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Garden Club

Garden Club is a group dedicated to building and maintaining a campus garden and providing free, organic vegetables to students at CSUMB. We encourage community involvement, healthy eating habits, and sustainable lifestyles.

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Human Resource Club

To help students learn about Human Resources as a function in the workplace and careers in Human Resources. To help ease misconceptions of Human Resources and make connections with fellow students and Human Resource professionals.

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Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

The purpose of Intervarsity Christian Fellowship is to establish and advance at colleges and universities witnessing communities of students and faculty who follow Jesus as Savior and Lord: growing in love for God, God’s Word, God’s people of every ethnicity and culture, and God’s purposes in the world.

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M.E.Ch.A de CSUMB

This nationwide organization's purpose is to promote higher education for Chicano/Chicana students through self-awareness and a connection to ones roots. M.E.Ch.A. de CSUMB chapter focuses on the tri-county area to stimulate students and communities through education, activism, and unity. We promote culture and empowerment, and also participate and support actions that politically involve Chicano/Chicana issues.

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Marine Science Club

The mission of CSUMB's Marine Science Club is to unite the Marine Science student community in adventurous activities in support of learning and collaboration. Some group activities include bonfires, bowling, and marine science seminars. We aim to get students outside their classrooms to get them involved in other exciting elements of the marine science community.

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Moss Landing Marine Labs Student Body

The Moss Landing Marine Labs (MLML) Student Body's mission is to promote the scientific, educational and social qualities of the laboratories and all people directly associated with, or interested in learning about MLML and CSUMB.

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Native American Students United

The purposes of this organization Native American Students United is an inclusive student organization for all Indigenous peoples at CSUMB. Our purpose is to create unity and develop an active community of Native peoples at CSUMB. We acknowledge all Native students at CSUMB and welcome input from the community at large. NASU at CSUMB is a place to share, create self-awareness, promote cultural sensitivity and generate understanding about Native peoples at CSUMB.

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Otter College Republicans

An organization to meet and recognize fellow conservatives on campus.

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Otters Under Christ

OUC is on campus to provide an environment where students can get together in fellowship and develop both a deeper understanding of the bible and a strong relationship with Jesus Christ, as well as getting students connected with a local church.

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Physician Assistant Student Association

The purpose of this organization is to mentor CSUMB’s Pre-Physician Assistant Student Association (Pre-P.A.S.A.) and, in consortium, create volunteer opportunities. Graduate students in this club will aim to provide guidance with Pre-P.A.S.A. students in order to improve their applications for Physician Assistant (PA) school.

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Pre-Veterinary Club

The purpose of this organization is to prepare students who are interested in a career with animal medicine, network with like-minded individuals and connect with the veterinary community.

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Pride CSUMB

It is important to have a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning,Inter-sex,Allies, Asexual and Pansexual (LGBT A-Z) club on campus so that students have a safe community to join. Just as students at a University are diverse, the clubs that serve them need to be diverse. It is important for those who identify as LGBT A-Z to have access to a club that creates a confidential, safe, and welcoming environment. Our mission is to also secure the presence of a LGBT A-Z community on the CSUMB campus and strive to create an LGBT A-Z-friendly atmosphere by providing a visible community for ALL students to join.

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Psychology Society

Our club will be meeting weekly to discuss events on campus, community service, fundraising, and relevant current events within the psychology community. We will also be scheduling guest speakers and outings to enhance our knowledge of the psychology community within the area as well as discussing information regarding graduate schools.

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Pump It Up Club

The purposes of this organization are to help teach new players techniques to get into and improve at playing Pump It Up, as well as serve as a place for players to connect and coordinate groups to play with.

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SACNAS Chapter at CSUMB

SACNAS is a society of scientists dedicated to fostering the success of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists—from college students to professionals—to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in science.

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Science Club

The mission of the Science Club is to establish a community for students to creatively cultivate their curiosity and interest in the world around them.

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Speech and Debate

The mission of the Speech and Debate Club is to cultivate valuable speaking skills in an encouraging environment, where students will practice and learn the different types of speeches and debates.

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Student Association of School Psychology

The purpose of SASP is to present California State University, Monterey Bay school psychology graduate students a means to discuss issues and concerns that affect us professionally and academically; to increase communication between cohorts; to provide opportunities to develop and nurture leadership skills; to allow student mentorship and occasions for sharing relevant resources; to provide additional education and training in the field of school psychology with additional emphasis on the critical needs of English Language Learners and migrant students; to provide a means to affect changes within the department/program; to sponsor speakers and extracurricular training; to establish links with professional organizations and school psychology professionals in the community; and to afford networking opportunities for school psychology graduate students.

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Super Smash Bros. Club

The purpose of this club is to unite fellow Smashers from the popular video game series Super Smash Bros. In one friendly environment where we can play casually and learn professionally Grow stronger together with fellow club members, be empowered by this amazing game, and have the confidence to face other fellow smashers at tournaments and crew battles if possible.

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Swingin' Otters

Swingin' Otters purpose is to welcome anyone of any level to experience swing dance culture in a safe and fun environment.

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The Law Society

The mission of The Law Society is to help students become the best student they can be. The Law Society is here to support students by preparing them with all the tools necessary to become a lawyer. The Law Society pledges to create a career-driven experience that will assist students with: weekly LSAT training seminars, valuable trips to law schools to gain information, knowing how to fill out law school applications, building a proper personal statement, going to law school forums, and by allowing the students to network. This safe space is designated and created by high-performance individuals that seek to empower their minds. Everyone and anyone is accepted. The Law Society is a platform that elevates students and allows them to reach their goals.

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The RPG Club

The purposes of this organization are to help teach the new players the rules of how to play and run Dungeons & Dragons, or Magic: The Gathering to those who are interested, as well as help other tabletop RPG players connect and coordinate groups to play with. During our general meetings, we get together to play D&D, Magic, and tabletop board games of all kinds!

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Undoc-UOtters & Allies

We are UNDOCU-OTTERS AND ALLIES a group of young innovative scholars that believe in ADVOCAY and EQUITY in higher education, for all regardless of national origin, native tongue or legal status in the country. Undoc-UOtters & Allies provides a SAFE SPACE for all Undocumented students and our supporters; a place of SOCIAL JUSTICE and a place for HOPE. It is our mission to EMPOWER each other, create awareness of our struggles, achievements, and to foster a welcoming environment. Where we receive support and encouragement to succeed and better our lives. We stand strong through knowledge, move forward through hope, and faith but most importantly, we stand united as Undoc-UOtters & Allies.

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Wildlife Conservation Society

Creating a community for those with a passion for conserving wildlife: local and international.

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