ACADEMIC & HONORS SOCIETIES

Alpha Chi National Honors Society

The Alpha Chi National Honors Society Chapter at Grand Canyon University was established in 1971. Alpha Chi is a coeducational academic honor society and a member of the Association of College Honor Societies. Our purpose has been to promote academic excellence and exemplary character among college and university students and to honor those who achieve such distinction, accepting only students who place in the top ten percent of their class from all academic disciplines.

Alpha Psi Omega

The purpose of Alpha Psi Omega is to stimulate interest in theatre activities at Grand Canyon University.

American Marketing Association

American Marketing Association shall foster scientific study and research in the field of marketing, foster an environment to develop leadership skills in the field of marketing and develop sound thinking in marketing theory and more exact knowledge and definition of marketing.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

We provide creative hands on outlet and offer a fun, collaborative community of engineering students.

Anatomy Club

The mission of the GCU Biomedical Academy is “To bring students to their prospective levels of professionalism by challenging the average academic mind-set."

Behavioral Health Science Club

The Behavioral health Science Club prepares members to become global citizens, critical thinkers, effective communicators, and responsible leaders in the field of behavioral health.

Biomedical Engineering Society

Our mission as a society is to provide our members with opportunities to integrate into the industry, network for their future after GCU, teach students new and unique techniques in engineering that can be utilized in their future careers, and build unity with the next generation of biomedical engineers entering the field.

Circle K International

Develop Grand Canyon University students into a network of responsible citizens and leaders with a lifelong commitment to service. vision: To be the leading community-service organization at Grand Canyon University enriching the world one member, one child and one cause at a time.

Civic Education

The Civic Education Club is focused on expanding the knowledge of American's fundamental rights and duties to K-12 students and to create a community that is able to participate in knowledgable discussions.

Colangelo Scholars

Colangelo Scholars is a learning community exclusive to students in the Honors College who are pursuing a degree within the Colangelo College of Business. Students who meet the aforementioned criteria are automatically members, and do not need to sign up to join! Colangelo Scholars will provide members with great exposure to various projects and networking opportunities outside of the classroom that can significantly enhance members’ personal and professional development!

Delta Mu Delta

Delta Mu Delta Mission: To connect high-achieving, buisness minded individuals to a welcoming community dedicated to excellence.

GCU Lambda Pi Eta

Our club is an honors society dedicated to preparing students for the workplace by promoting education through diversity and experience.

GCU Cubing Association

To instruct and advise students on the math and skills behind solving puzzle cubes, thereby teaching and improving skills such as efficiency, optimization, critical thinking, and reflexes. To create a safe, social environment for all students.

GCU IxT

The GCU IxT Club’s mission is to celebrate and promote interest and innovation in every field of technology. Our goal is to cultivate an environment for like-minded students to pursue their interests and share their passions by engaging with others in projects, learning, and community. We aim to prepare students for highly successful careers in the technology industry by supplying opportunities to gain industry connections and leadership experience. We encourage technological innovation and work to expose our members to diverse disciplines. Additionally, we strive to use our knowledge to provide excellent service within our local community.

GCU Robotics Club

The GCU Robotics Club seeks to further our technical skills outside of class in order to compete and win national robotics competitions. We will also reach out to local high school robotics clubs as mentors and GCU recruiters.

Great Books Club

We facilitate student engagement with the great works of Western Civilization through reading and discussing specific works. We explore connections between great books themes and the Christian worldview.

Honors STEMists

The Honors STEMists seeks to build community among the honors students studying within the health care, technology, engineering and computer science fields. The College of Science, Engineering and Technology, CSET and CONHCP faculty and staff of the Honors College work together to provide resources, unique learning experiences, networking opportunities and more to those looking to grow in their personal and professional development within these fields. Students also have the opportunity to meet experts in the field, take relevant and educational field trips together, meet for course specific study groups, prepare for graduate and medical school exams together, and attend graduate/medical school prep workshops and more!

Honors V.O.I.C.E.S.

We are a humanitarian-driven organization that is focused on educating students about a multitude of local and global pressing issues concerning the underprivileged, underrepresented, and minority populations.

Kappa Delta Pi

GCU’s Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education is the premiere honor society for people who are preparing for, engaged in or retired from the teaching profession. Discover how the honor society can help you grow in knowledge and professional development. Being a member of KDP will provide you with MANY resources and opportunities.

Literacy Leaders (NCTE-GCU)

Literacy Leaders is the Grand Canyon University student affiliation to the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). We recognize the power words have to shape our worlds. As aspiring teachers, English majors, writers, and advocates for literacy, we aim to advance our skills and encourage one another towards our goals while developing a professional network to promote English language arts in the community.

Math Ed Club

We are a club for post, present, and future math educators to create a community to help one another and the community around us.

National Association of Teachers of Singing (S-NATS)

The Student National Association of Teachers of Singing, Grand Canyon- College of Fine arts and production music department chapter is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge about National Association of Teachers of Singing, to encourage the highest standards of the vocal art, to further the knowledge to students and awareness of scholarship, knowledge of vocal pedagogy, skills of performance, as well as giving and receiving professional information that is accessible to passionate students who intend to teach singing.

National Society of Collegiate Scholars at GCU (NSCS)

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars is a nationwide honors program that focuses on academic achievement, student success, and community service. GCU currently has the largest chapter in the U.S. and has recently been deemed as Platinum Status.

Omicron Sigma Sigma Honors

We are the leading resource in academic achievement recognition in the fields of homeland security, intelligence, emergency management, and all protective studies.

Psi-Chi Honor Society

We are a student organization that facilitates academic and career development through guest speakers, volunteering opportunities and presenting research at national conferences.

Philosophy & Film Society

The mission of the Philosophy and Film Society is to engage with philosophy as expressed in the mediums of film, art, literature and music from a Christian perspective. In addition to communal discussion and engagement by watching films, visiting museums, listening to music and reading together, the society will also provide a space for the creation of film, art, literature and music that explores philosophical and theological themes. Students from any major and college are welcome to join.

Student Dance Education Organization

The Student Dance Education Organization (SDEO) at GCU is a student chapter of the National Dance Education Organization. Members of this dance club have an opportunity to reach out to audiences who have not been exposed to the power of dance, serving to advance dance education within the arts and across the world.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Empowering women to achieve potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force on improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity.

We The People

This club is about engaging in discussions on various controversies dealing with the political, social, and economic world in which we live in. The main goal for the club is to provide a courteous environment for everyone who wishes to engage on the topics discussed during club meetings. There is a great problem on college campuses and students not feeling as if their opinions are not important to the world, and this is something we would like to fix.