While best-of-class academics may have drawn you to Tech, your education here extends well beyond the classroom.
Activities that provide opportunities for self-exploration, real-world leadership and a fulfilling student-life are also an important part of the learning experience, and it is widely recognized that involved students are more satisfied with and gain more from their college experience.
Participation in student organizations, community service projects, healthy lifestyle activities, the arts, leadership development experiences, and more will strengthen your academic, individual, interpersonal, and professional growth and prepare you for even greater success after graduation.
The Division of Student Life at Georgia Tech provides student support services and co-curricular learning programs designed to help all members of Georgia Tech’s diverse and engaged community benefit from what the Institute has to offer. We encourage you to take advantage of the programs and services that meet your specific needs and interests for a well rounded, fulfilling student experience.
Ways to Get Involved
Office of the Arts (www.arts.gatech.edu)
Whether students want to participate in creative endeavors or be enriched by the efforts of others, the Office of the Arts helps ensure students can pursue interests to enhance their educational experience.
Campus Recreation Center (www.crc.gatech.edu)
Campus Recreation at Georgia Tech provides a wide range of recreational opportunities and services for teams and individuals at all levels of ability and interest. From sport clubs and intramural activities to fitness classes and the Leadership Challenge Complex, there’s something for everyone.
Greek Affairs (www.greek.gatech.edu)
Nearly a quarter of Georgia Tech undergraduates participate in a fraternity or sorority, compared to the national average of 9 percent. The Office of Greek Affairs helps Georgia Tech’s 57 distinctive Greek organizations and their members thrive by providing a comprehensive range of leadership, administrative, and governance support.
Involvement & Civic Engagement (www.leadandengage.gatech.edu)
With more than 400 chartered student organizations on campus and new ones chartering every year, Tech students can always find a way to meet other students and pursue a shared passion. The Office of Involvement & Civic Engagement applies a student-centered approach to helping students develop their identities, build relationships, and promote social change.
LGBTQIA Resource Center (www.lgbtqia.gatech.edu)
The LGBTQIA Resource Center supports all community members and promotes an affirming and inclusive campus environment. Through training, education, and advocacy, the Center is dedicated to improving the quality of life for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, and asexual communities and their allies.
Student Diversity Programs (www.diversityprograms.gatech.edu)
Georgia Tech hosts a diverse student population and is the top producer of undergraduate African American, Hispanic, Asian, and women engineering students. The Office of Student Diversity Programs provides educational and co-curricular opportunities that enhance interaction and learning across diverse groups.
Student Media (www.studentmedia.gatech.edu)
A strong student voice contributes to a strong campus community, and the Office of Student Media helps students communicate both within the campus and to the larger community while gaining real-world experience in newsgathering and dissemination, writing and editing, management, production, advertising, and other vital business and creative skills.
Veterans Resource Center (www.veterans.gatech.edu)
Students who once served their country in uniform now have vast potential for continued service and success through higher education. The Veterans Resource Center supports Georgia Tech’s growing student veteran population to help them transition to and thrive in the academic arena.
Women’s Resource Center (www.womenscenter.gatech.edu)
Founded in 1998, the Women’s Resource Center serves the needs and interests of female students, faculty, and staff at Tech as well as promotes understanding among Georgia Tech’s diverse community of men and women.