Clubs & Organizations

ODK

Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, recognizes and encourages superior leadership and exemplary character. O∆K encourages collaboration among members across the five phases celebrated by O∆K:  scholarship, athletics, service, communications, and arts. Founded in 1914 at Washington and Lee University, O∆K honors and develops leaders through scholarships, workshops, career opportunities, leadership resources, and a lifelong connection to other members.

For more information about ODK, click here

The University of Saint Katherine was inducted into ODK in January of 2017, establishing the first ODK chapter in San Diego. 

Student Senate

The Student Senate is the official organization of the student body, responsible for planning student activities and working with the Dean of Students on student life. The Student Senate enables students to play a major role in the college community and in the maintenance of the academic integrity of the university.

The Student Senate exists to represent the interests of students to the administration on various campus issues. They provide a listening ear to students that, in turn, are represented by SS. The Student Senate purpose on this campus is a unique one, as it functions around the idea that students need to be heard, as well as provide communication services to students and to the university.

American Kinesiology Association

USK is a proud member of the American Kinesiology Association, whose mission is to: 

“promote and enhance kinesiology as a unified field of study and advances its many applications. AKA does this by advocating for kinesiology at national and international levels as well as by supporting its member departments by providing resource materials and leadership and educational opportunities for university administrators in kinesiology”. 

To learn more, please visit the AKA website

The American Kinesiology Association is offers a career center for students to use to find a future job. For more information, please contact Professor Jessica Rodriguez, the chair of the Kinesiology Department (jrodriguez@usk.edu). 

FCA (FCA FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES) 

“The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is touching millions of lives… one heart at a time. Since 1954, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes has been challenging coaches and athletes on the professional, college, high school, junior high and youth levels to use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ. FCA focuses on serving local communities by equipping, empowering and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ.” To learn more, please see the FCA website, here

FCA was established spring of 2015 and has been steadily growing at USK. This year there will be an FCA Bible Study on campus with speakers and hosts from the FCA community. In addition there will be more activities, allowing for friendship, bonding, and growing in our faith. 

FCA will meet every other Tuesday evening at 7:30pm in Suite 700 (Athletics).

OCF

As stated on the OCF website:  

Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) is the official collegiate campus ministry program under the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. OCF is charged with connecting Orthodox college students—and those interested in the Orthodox Christian faith—to Christ and His Church. OCF realizes this mission by:

  • Supporting fellowships on college campuses, whose members experience and witness to the Orthodox Christian Church through community life, prayer, service to others, and study of the Faith;

  • Providing a variety of thoughtful and innovative programming including College Conference and Real Break domestic and international service projects; and,

  • Training lay and clergy volunteers as well as our students for leadership roles on campus and beyond.