Alumni: 92,000   Students: 18,000

Student Clubs

Building an Academic Community

Are you interested in becoming more active in the student community at Empire State College? Then you have come to the right place. The first student club was approved in 2010 and since their inception, the college now recognizes 18 student clubs located all around the state.

Below is a list of all student clubs. If you would like to get involved, please contact Coordinator of Student Life, Danielle Boardman.


Current Student Clubs

Club Name

Faculty Advisor

Webpage, Facebook, Contact

Black Male Initiative Club

Lear Mathews & David Fullard
Metropolitan Region

Criminal Justice Club 

David Gechlik
Metropolitan Region

Education for All Club


Graduate Student Collaborative

Rhianna Rogers
Dianne Ramdeholl
Graduate Studies

Human Services Collaborative


LGBTQA Student Alumni Club

Leah Perry
Long Island Region

Multicultural Club



Music Industry Club

Justin Giordano
Metropolitan Region

Paraprofessionals Circle



Society for Entrepreneurship

Justin Giordano
Metropolitan Region

Sports Industry Club

Justin Giordano and Gohar Marikyan
Metropolitan Region

Student and Alumni Business Club

Timothy Cosgriff
Rochester Region

Any student wishing to start a club needs to have a faculty advisor and then contact Danielle Boardman, Coordinator of Student Life, at to begin the application process.