Student Activities

 

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Where is the Office of Student Activities located?
~ In the Student Life Center on the 2nd floor of Strosacker Hall.

2. How can I contact the Office of Student Activities?
~ E-mail: stuact@bw.edu
~ Telephone: 440-826-2356
~ Mail: Student Activities
             Student Life Center
             275 Eastland Road
             Berea, OH 44017-2088
~ Online: www.bw.edu/stulife/activities/contact

3. What clubs/organizations are offered at Baldwin Wallace University?
~ Baldwin Wallace University has over 100 clubs and organizations for students!  Visit www.bw.edu/stulife/clubs/ for a complete list and description of the clubs and organizations offered.  Our organizations are assigned to different councils (aka: categories) based on their mission and purpose, so click on a council/category of interest to find the clubs in that area.

4. How can I join a club/organization?
~ Each club/organization has different procedures for becoming a member.  Some require a certain GPA, some require a person to attend a certain number of meetings, etc.  You are encouraged to speak with someone from the organization to find out more about becoming a member of their group. 
~ Each year, during Weekend of Welcome, Student Activities/Student Life hosts an Involvement Fair.  Most clubs/organizations will have a table of information and a representative of their organization there to answer questions.  Many groups will provide an opportunity to sign up for their organization at the Involvement Fair.  Check out the Weekend of Welcome schedule for time and location of the Involvement Fair.
~ If you cannot make it to the Involvement Fair and you do not know someone in the organization you are interested in, please contact the Office of Student Activities and we will help you get in touch with a representative of the organization.

5. How can I start my own organization?
~ If a hobby or interest of yours is not represented by one of the over 100 clubs/organizations already at Baldwin Wallace, you are able to apply to see if starting a new student organization at BW is possible.
~ Please contact Student Activities at stuact@bw.edu to set up a meeting with the Director to talk about your idea and to learn more about the establishment process for new student organizations at BW.
~ PLEASE NOTE:  Only current Baldwin Wallace STUDENTS are able to apply to start a new student organization.

6.  How can I find out what is happening on campus?
~ Each week the Campus Bulletin is e-mailed to all students.  The Campus Bulletin is full of information about what is happening on campus so be sure to read the Bulletin each day.
~ The campus is full of flyers, posters and banners announcing upcoming events.  Be sure to take a look at them on your way to class.
~ Check the Baldwin Wallace Website for a complete list of what's occurring on campus (click All Scheduled Campus Events, for the complete list).

7. I have a question that wasn't answered here.
~ Please complete the online contact form with your question and a member of the Student Activities staff will work to respond to your inquiry within 48 hours.

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