Student Organizations

Whether your extracurricular interests are new endeavors or lifelong pursuits — whether related to your studies or in another universe altogether — you’ll be able to dive right in at Brown.

Studying engineering but have a serious passion for improv? Never spent a night in a tent but long to trek through the backcountry? 

Brown's 500+ student organizations — from a capella groups and ultimate frisbee to student government and community service — reflect the student community’s diversity of interests. Students who can't find the club or group they want can invent one of their own.


Student Organizations


Intramural Sports Participants


Public Service Groups

It’s easy to get involved. The Student Activities Office  not only advises student organizations, but manages a system of Greek and Program houses on campus and runs leadership development programs too.

Graduate and medical students also run a wide variety of organizations and activities that enrich their experiences every day at Brown.

Current Organizations

Many memorable moments at Brown happen outside the classroom. With more than 400 student organizations, Brown lets you pursue the activities you’ve always loved, discover new passions and find people who share interests.

Brown's BearSync system enables students to search for and browse through hundreds of profiles of student organizations on campus. This public-facing version offers brief snapshots of each.

Explore Brown's student organizations