Student Organizations

AmeriCorps Alumni Association

Networking, service projects, and social opportunities for alumni of AmeriCorps NCCC, VISTA, Teach for America, City Year, and all other AmeriCorps programs.

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American Red Cross Student Association at IU

Service projects based on the mission of preventing and alleviating human suffering in the face of emergency.

On Facebook 

Journal of Public and Environmental Affairs

The Journal of Public and Environmental Affairs is the O’Neill School’s first student-run academic publication. The Journal provides a platform open to all students to publish their original research and analysis on topics of public and environmental affairs.

Journal on Facebook 

Cultural Policy and Management Alliance

Open to students in all disciplines, CPMA provides professional, academic, and social opportunities involving arts, culture, policy and management.


Education Policy Student Association

A cross-campus organization for all students that facilitates discussion on education policy topics and research, provides opportunities for peer and expert interaction, and serves as an education policy resource for the IU Bloomington Community.

Environmental Management & Sustainable Development Association

A professional student organization for the exchange of ideas and information related to environmental management and sustainable development.

 EMSDA on Facebook

International Public Affairs Association

A forum for students to engage in international public affairs and policy issues, IPAA also supports students seeking careers in the field.

Contact IPA 

IPAA website

Local Government Management Association

LGMA fosters the understanding, education, and involvement in the local government profession through the coordination of exploration trips, informational panels, and educational discussions.

LGMA on Facebook 

Public Finance Association

Professional, educational, and social development for students interested in all aspects of municipal finance, both public and private sector. PFA provides a structure for interaction between students, the municipal finance community, business executives, and government officials.


Students for Equity in Public Affairs 

Works to improve diversity and the cultural climate at O'Neill through recruitment, retention, advocacy, and action.

SEPA on Facebook  

Association of Government Accountants

Training events, professional certification, publications and ongoing education for financial professionals in government.

Healthcare Management & Policy Student Association

HMPSA is for any undergraduates interested in the current trends of the healthcare industry.

HMPSA on Facebook 

Contact HMPSA

Human Resource Association Indiana University

Open to all undergraduate students interested in human resources, HRA-IU provides networking and recruiting events, social events and meetings about opportunities in the HR world.

HRA-IU website  

HRA-IU on Facebook

Contact HRA-IU

Indiana University Debate Program

For undergraduate students interested in in advancing their skills in research, argumentation, public speaking, critical thinking and listening.

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Indiana University Mock Trial Organization

The premiere legal activity campus, providing a framework for members to gain a better understanding of the practice of law.

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Indiana University Model United Nations

Sponsored by O'Neill, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs, Model UN students travel to intercollegiate conferences to discuss international policy challenges in the role of professional diplomats Travel to one conference or join the team for your entire college career. Not just for future ambassadors, it provides career skills applicable across many fields.
Learn more about IU Model UN 

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Music Industry Networking Club

Benefit from our Networking Speaker Series, regional conference, and networking trips to Nashville or Chicago along with opportunities to work with local musicians.

MusicatIU on Facebook

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance

A community of students dedicated to professional development through diverse service and educational opportunities and local and national networking to become leaders in the nonprofit sector.

NPLA on Facebook 

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Undergraduate Student Arts Managers

USAM is committed to educational programming that engages members with dynamic opportunities in the Arts Management field.

USAM on Facebook 

Contact USAM

Undergraduate Student Organization

O'Neill—USO works to bring together the O'Neill undergraduate student body to collectively improve the O'Neill undergraduate student experience.

O'Neill—USO on Facebook 

Contact O'Neill—USO

Women in Government at IU

Women in Government aims to inspire, empower, and enable women of all backgrounds to get involved in the political process

Contact Women in Government

Energy Leaders Student Association

ELSA is for all students that seek a career in the diverse and expanding energy industry.

Contact ELSA 

ELSA on Facebook

Global Partners

Members of Global Partners, presented by O’Neill’s Volunteer and International Student Coordinators (VISC), work to support and welcome first-year international students and make O’Neill an even more inclusive environment.

 Contact VISC 

Global Partners on Facebook

O’Neill Graduate Student Association

The student government for the O’Neill graduate student population, advocating on behalf of the students to improve their O’Neill experience.

Contact O’Neill–GSA 

Nonprofit Management Association

A professional membership association, NMA fosters a network of O’Neill graduate students, faculty, and professionals interested in the nonprofit sector by providing professional development opportunities.

NMA on Facebook 

Contact NMA

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

A campus-wide organization for all students who previously served as a Peace Corps volunteer.

Contact RPCV 

RPCV on Facebook

O’Neill Auction & Gala Committee

Work to plan, organize, and execute the O’Neill Auction and Gala to raise funds for O’Neill graduate students for professional development scholarships and summer internship stipends.

Contact O’Neill Gala

Association of O’Neill PhD Students

Share your research and get writing support amidst a supportive, professional community of peers and faculty and participate in the group's annual conference.

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Outside of the classroom, there are many ways to get involved. Also, take advantage of service opportunities by supporting community-centered activities.

—Liza Bartlett, Healthcare Management and Policy student