Academic & Professional Organizations 



Alpha Chi Sigma

Purpose: To strive for the advancement of chemistry both as a science and as a profession.

Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED)

Purpose: National pre-medical and pre-dental professional honors society for providing professional guidance and networking

Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society

Purpose: To encourage superior academic achievement among students in their first year in institutions of higher education

American Hotel and Lodging Association

Purpose: To keep you in the know of all the trends, challenges, and legal matters affecting the hospitality industry.

American Marketing Association

Purpose: To offer its membership career resources, platforms for professional development and leadership development in the field of marketing.


American Mathematical Society

Purpose: To foster the academic, social and general welfare of, as well as represent to outside entities, registered UNO students pursuing Master of Science (M. S.) or doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees within the Mathematics Department

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Purpose: To promote the professional development of its members and complementing classroom instruction with participation in activities, speakers, and other experiences

Association of Computing Machinery

Purpose: To bring together computing educators, researchers, and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources, and address the challenges of the field.

Association of Computing Machinery - Women Chapter

Purpose: To provide a professional, academic and social organization in support of women interested in information and technology. Additionally, to serve as a community for our members.

Beta Alpha Psi

Purpose: To expose members to the accounting profession and networking opportunities

Beta Beta Beta (National Biological Honor Society)

Purpose: To promote research among undergraduate students

Biology Graduate Student Association

Purpose: To promote research among undergraduate students

Chi Sigma Iota

Purpose: To promote scholarship, research, professionalism, leadership and excellence in counseling, and to recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence in the profession of counseling


College of Business Executive Council (CBEC)

Purpose: To provide knowledge and experience for professional development through student involvement in CBEC's activities and to improve communication between students and faculty based on the needs and interests of the college of business

Crescent City Shapers

Purpose: To provide an academic as well as social organization encouraging knowledge of all aspects of the field of urban studies and urban planning as well as serving as a community of interest and activity for its members.


Driftwood Campus Newspaper

Purpose: To keep the students, faculty, staff, and alumni of UNO informed about events on and around campus and to cover crime, politics, sports, reviews of movies, bars, restaurants around town, exciting places to travel to and much more


Graduate Chemical Society

Purpose: To socialize the chemistry graduate students


Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism

Purpose: To focus on leadership opportunities, academic purposes, and recreational activities.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Purpose: To help students become more involved in the electrical engineering professional world

Institute of Management Accountants - UNO Chapter

Purpose: To introduce business concepts to students planning professional careers.


International Game Developers Association

Purpose: To support video game development as a profession.


Kappa Delta Epsilon

Purpose: To support the cause of education by fostering a spirit of fellowship, high standards of scholastic attainment and professional ideals among its members.

Lakeside Toastmasters 

Purpose: To provide supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills.


Louisiana Restaurant Association

Purpose: To learn and protect Louisiana's restaurant and food-service industry.

National Association of Black Accountants

Purpose: To address the professional needs of our members and to build leaders that shape the future of the accounting, finance and other business professions with an unfaltering commitment to inspire the same in the successors.

National Association of Corrosion Engineers

Purpose: To provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of corrosion technology.

National Society of Black Engineers

Purpose: To help engineering students excel academically and professionally

Omicron Delta Kappa

Purpose: To promote leadership, academics, and activity both in the community and in the university.

Pi Sigma Alpha

Purpose: To recognize outstanding academic achievement in the study of political science. To offer services and activities to students.

Pre-Dental Society

Purpose: To guide and help students with the admissions to dental school, dental hygiene and dental tech

Pre-Veterinary Medicine Club (Pre-Vet Club)

Purpose: To provide Pre-Vet science majors the opportunity to gain information and experience relevant to veterinary medicine

Psi Chi: The International Honor Society in Psychology

Purpose: To encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of psychology.

Public Administration Student and Alumni Association

Purpose: To network with other public administration students, faculty, alums, and public administrators


Sigma Gamma Epsilon

Purpose: To network with a local group of scholars on campus, hone critical leadership and business skills, and give back to the community through service hours.

Society for Earth and Environmental Science (SEES)

Purpose: To contribute to the greater good of the earth and environmental sciences, the University of New Orleans, and the community as a whole


Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)

Purpose: To create opportunities where engineering students have the ability to connect with engineering companies and firms inside and outside the New Orleans metro area.


Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

Purpose: To create opportunities where engineering students have the ability to connect with engineering companies and firms inside and outside the New Orleans metro area.

Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)

Purpose: To link professionals in the industry with UNO students.

Society of Women Engineers (UNOSWE)

Purpose: To stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity

Student Academic Support Organization (SASO)

Purpose: To serve first generation students, those who meet federal income guidelines, and/or students with disabilities.

Tau Beta Pi

Purpose: To recognize accomplishments among engineering students and professionals, celebrate exemplary people and their important engineering contributions to society, and champion engineering as a highly valued career.

Tau Sigma Honor Society

Purpose: To recognize the academic achievement of the most outstanding undergraduate transfer students at the University of New Orleans.