Make the Most of Your College Experience

In Student Leadership & Involvement our mission is to engage students in promoting positive social change through transformative learning, community engagement, and leadership development.

We provide opportunities for students to engage in organizations and activities that promote personal and professional development, community engagement, transformational relationships, and positive social change that will enhance the student experience, and prepare them to be competent professionals and alumni of the University of Memphis.

The Value of Engagement

  • You'll meet new people and network with students, staff, faculty, and community members.

  • You'll refine skills that will help you in your future career, such as working with others, communication, time management, decision-making, and problem-solving.

  • You'll feel connected to your university experience and have fun.

  • You'll grow as an individual and future professional.

Join a student organization, participate in leadership training, perform community service, attend on - campus programs there are so many opportunities to get involved and engage in your co-curricular learning.

Opportunities to Engage

Student Leadership & Involvement is organized into three areas that support different programs, organizations, and opportunities.

Student Engagement

  • Registered Student Organizations

  • Fraternity & Sorority Affairs

  • Student Activities Council

  • Tiger Zone

  • Student Event Allocation

Leadership & Service

  • Leadership Conferences & Workshops

  • Emerging Leaders Scholarship Program

  • Leader to Leader

  • Civic Engagement Board

  • Alternative Break Trips

  • Service on Saturday

Community Engagement & Campus Partnerships

  • Frosh Camp & Frosh Fusion

  • Sophomore Initiatives

  • Social Justice Programs

  • Tiger Spirit Initiatives 

  • Professional Development Programs

Whether you are trying to get connected with an existing opportunity, or wanting to start your own organization stop by University Center 211, give us a call at 901.678.8679, or e-mail us at studentinvolvement@memphis.edu.