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Student Organizations

Young Harris College recognizes and sponsors more than 50 student organizations that welcome student participation, energy and leadership. With social groups, honorary and service organizations, religious fellowship groups and other special interest groups, there are activities that appeal to every student's interests.

Academic/Departmental Organizations

Club Sports

Find out more about club sports at YHC.
 

Cultural Organizations

Greek Organizations

Find out more about Greek life at YHC.
 

Honor Societies

Media & Publications

Service Organizations

Special Interest Groups

Spiritual Organizations

Find out more about religious life at YHC.
 

Student Governance

Contact these groups directly or contact Ashley Randall, Director of Campus Activities, with any questions.


Alpha Chi

Alpha Chi promotes and recognizes scholarship and elements of character which make scholarship effective for good among the students in the academic divisions of colleges and universities in the United States of America and other countries.

A.M.P. (Aspiring Medical Professionals)

AMP brings students together who are interested in pursuing careers in the health care field and to offer opportunities for these students to organize and participate in health-related volunteer opportunities on-and-off-campus.

Animal Lovers in Action (Animalia)

Animalia provides the opportunity for students to care for, research and discuss members of the animal kingdom through pet care and training opportunities; zoo or aquarium visits; and experiencing animal-oriented films, discussions or novels in a group setting.

Anime Club

Anime Club provides students with opportunities to learn about story-telling though the medium of Anime which provides a unique and expansive picture of the world. The ambition of this club is to inform students about Anime and Manga and how they are a world-wide phenomenon of cultural expression.

Ballroom Dancing Mountain Lions

This group promotes social interaction and improved awareness of the body and how it moves through the instruction of dance.

Bass Fishing Team

The Young Harris College Bass Fishing Team strives to teach students the importance of fellowship through the art of fishing. An understanding of the sport, and experience in nature can stay with a person forever, therefore the fishing team hopes to instill a lifelong appreciation or love of fishing and the outdoors.

Business Club

YHC Business Club offers an environment in which business students or those interested in business may share common interests, learn from one another, and be educated in many areas of business outside of the classroom.

Campus Activites Board (CAB)

CAB  is a student-run programming board that contributes to the social, cultural, and educational development of students, faculty, and staff at Young Harris College by providing a variety of developmental programs and services.

Chemistry Club

The Chemistry Club grants opportunities for students of a chemical science to gain experience in preparing and presenting technical material before chemical audiences and achieve an awareness of the responsibilities and challenges of the modern chemist.

Chess Club

The YHC Chess Club provides a friendly and fun atmosphere to promote the game of chess through good sportsmanship while enhancing critical thinking and logical reasoning skills.

Circle K Interational

The purpose of this organization is to provide opportunities for leadership, fellowship, and to inspire a passion for service in its members.

C.L.A.W. (Campus Leaders Advocating Health and Wellness)

Members of CLAW promote a life of healthy living and good decisions. This group actively provides education regarding sexual health, relationships, nutrition, stress, and alcohol awareness on campus.

Climbing Club

YHC Climbing Club prides itself upon the promotion of rock climbing as a competitive and social sport at all difficulty levels, inherently creating a supportive and encouraging atmosphere for members.

Corn Creek Review

Corn Creek Review is YHC’s literary magazine. It is created by the students, for the students, and serves as a vehicle for their creative expression. Poetry, prose, musical composition, photography, painting, drawing and other art forms submitting by students, faculty, and staff are selected each year to be a part of this publication.

Delta Gamma

The purpose of Delta Gamma is to perpetuate good taste in drama, insure the right to interpretation, preserve dramatics on the campus, promote interest in drama by the students of Young Harris College, and transmit to all the enjoyment of dramatics.

Dorcas Society (Sigma Delta Chi)

To enrich the community through the service of motivated young women.

Enotah Yearbook

The purpose of the Enotah Yearbook is for the education of yearbook design, photographic techniques, and the discussion of yearbook design methods through the creation of a publication.

Equestrian

Young Harris Equestrian promotes horsemanship and sportsmanship among students at Young Harris College regardless of their riding level. The club provides a place where equestrians can come together in their shared enthusiasm for horses and riding.

G.A.M.I.N.G. (Grand Association of Mountain Lions Interested in Nerd Gaming

The purpose of GAMING is to bring together Young Harris students interested in an assortment of video games, to create a comfortable and open environment for students to explore the variety of gaming systems, as well as being a social gathering for people with like interests.

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA)

The purpose of this organization is to work toward a more accepting environment for all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, through education, support and advocacy.

The Indoor Club

Indoor Club offers students who wish to partake in hobbies such as RPGs, tabletop games, and trading cards a place to meet other people who share their interests.

Lambda Pi Eta

The purpose of Lambda Pi Eta is to recognize, foster, and reward outstanding scholastic achievement in communication studies; stimulate interest in the field of communications; promote and encourage professional development among communications majors; and to provide an opportunity to discuss and exchange ideas in the field of communication.

Magicians Association for Growing In Christ (M.A.G.I.C.)

MAGIC strives to teach, learn and perform magic along with ministering through the art of illusion.

Mu Phi Epsilon

The purpose of Mu Phi Epsilon is the recognition of scholarship and musicianship, and the development of a bond of friendship among its members. Its aim is the advancement of music in the community, in the nation, and in the world through the promotion of musicianship, scholarship, therapy, and education, with an emphasis on service through music.

Multicultural Student Club

Change, diversity and involvement are the three main aims of this group, as well as bringing forth leaders and creating a bridge of unity and commitment.

Odyssey of the Mind Team

This group provides a creative problem-solving outlet for YHC students by competing in "Odyssey of the Mind" competitions.

Paintball Alliance

The YHC Paintball Alliance provides an atmosphere to safely play paintball in a collegiate environment.

Photography Club

This group is dedicated to the education of the photographic arts for all members of the YHC community that enjoy being behind the lens. The organization meets regularly to discuss old and new practices of the art, learn about photographic techniques and technologies, discuss photographic methods and create images in digital and darkroom spaces. The organization hopes to branch out in the future to encompass many other facets of the educational institution including dramatic arts, science and astronomy, outdoor leadership and athletics, where photography is of common use in these fields. The Photography Club is affiliated with The Campus Gate Art Gallery and thert Department of YHC.

Roots & Shoots

The mission of Roots and Shoots is to foster respect and compassion for all living things, to promote understanding of all cultures and beliefs, and to inspire each individual to take action to make the world a better place for people, animals, and the environment.

S.I.G.H.T. (Student Inquiry Group for Humanist Thought)

S.I.G.H.T. offers a safe and open environment to discuss topics such as faith, doubt and spirituality. This organization is non-sectarian for the purpose of objective intellectual and spiritual exploration.

Spat Club (Sigma Beta)

Spat Club strives to form a body of men thoroughly representative of the best social, spiritual and scholastic interest in the student body. The club unites its members intrinsically in the bonds of good fellowship and unites them extrinsically to the campus through the bonds of leadership and service.

Student Professional Association of Georgia Educators (SPAGE)

SPAGE serves as a professional affiliation and development as pre-service educators. SPAGE is affiliated with the PAGE Foundation of Georgia.

Ultimate Frisbee Club Team

The purpose of the YHC Ultimate Frisbee Club Team is to introduce, teach, promote, and encourage participation in the sport of Ultimate Frisbee in all its aspects within the university and within the community.

The Well

The Well is a Presbyterian and reformed ministry at YHC. This group believes in the scripture of the Bible and workd to understand and live by its meaning.

Young Democrats

Young Democrats inspires political awareness and excitement among the students, faculty, and staff of Young Harris College. This organization strives to empower students with the knowledge of what it means to be a part of the Democratic Party.