Clubs & Organizations

Pick a club, any club!

Check out the Clubs & Organizations list below for Scottsdale Community College's more than 20 student clubs and organizations, along with a description, the advisor's name and contact information. Contact the club advisor if you're interested in getting involved.

If you don't see one that fits your interests, stop by our office in the Student Center so we can help you get one started! The Club Application for Establishment / Reactivation form and other documents will be required.

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Description

This club will be inactive for this semester.

The club’s purpose is to support and advocate hands-on experiences for students looking to serve, learn and lead. The organization will help provide and promote service to consciousness of the social challenges that exist within our local, state, national and global communities through the facilitation of service projects, donation drives and awareness events. The club believes in collaborative efforts among our fellow students and college departments and community partners to create opportunities for education and change.

Please contact the club advisor for meeting information.

Description

DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. For more information visit the DECA Club website.

Collegiate DECA at SCC’s Mission Statement

To give students the opportunity to develop professional and leadership skills for future business careers by developing relationships with business organizations, participating in fund-raising and community service activities, and entering Collegiate DECA competitions at the state and national level.

Open to all students:

  • Collegiate DECA holds monthly General Meetings, where we host professional speakers, hold networking activities, and practice competitive events.
  • Collegiate DECA participates in one community service activity each semester, such as volunteering at Feed My Starving Children and The Walk to End Alzheimer's Disease.
  • Collegiate DECA participates in one fund raising activity each semester.
  • Collegiate DECA participates in at least one activity with all other Arizona Collegiate DECA clubs.

Open to members only:

  • Collegiate DECA takes monthly industry tours of large employers in our community, such as Amazon Warehouse, KPMG, Go Daddy, Vanguard, Talking Stick Arena, Westin Kierland Resort and PwC.
  • Collegiate DECA attends one state conference each semester, where they attend workshops, listen to speakers, and compete in academic competitions.

Meetings are generally held every other week.

Advisors
Name
Kym Polser

Description

CSL is SCC’s form of a student government. They exist to preserve student rights, serve student needs, provide student funding for student activities and clubs, and serve as the official voice of the student body. It also provides opportunities for growth in leadership skills and self-awareness for its members.

CSL meets every Thursday from 12 – 1pm typically in the Copper Rm. (SC-171).

Visit the CSL club website.

Advisors
Name
Jen Sydow

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

The purpose of this club shall be to advocate consciousness of the social challenges that exist within our local, state, national and global communities through shared interest of the spectrum of Geology. This includes, but is not limited to, the Ocean Sciences, Historical Geology, and Natural Disasters. The club will provide hands-on experience for students looking to serve, learn and lead through facilitation of service projects, fundraisers, and other special events.

Advisors
Name
Merry Wilson

Description

The club’s purpose is to engage hotel, restaurant management and culinary art students who have a desire for building a career in the hospitality and tourism industry.

They meet once a month on either Tuesday or Thursday from 3 – 4pm in AP-275. Contact the advisor for the next meeting date.

Advisors
Name
Janelle Hoffman

Description

This club will be inactive for this semester.

This club was formerly known as Sun Earth Alliance Indian Club. It's purpose is to enhance cultural awareness while promoting, planning, and integrating school and community activities that stimulate the growth of American Indian students.

ISA @ SCC is supported by SCC's American Indian Program which provides comprehensive academic and personal support that promotes opportunities for a successful and enhanced college experience for the American Indian student.

Advisors
Name
Ana Cuddington

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

The Latino Student Association exists to unify Scottsdale Community College students interested in Latino culture and issues. It exists to promote and support academic excellence and the pride that accompanies the knowledge of self and culture. It exists to provide both social and educational opportunities for the members of the association as well as for the larger Scottsdale Community College student body in an effort to foster greater understanding of Latino culture and heritage.

Contact advisor for meeting place and time.

Advisors
Name
Center for Civic & Global Engagement

Description

This club will be inactive for this semester.

The M.E.N. chapter at SCC exists to support male students in their personal, educational and professional goals. This is done by building and connecting to campus and community resources. We seek to educate, develop and encourage male students on their individual and shared paths. In return our members contribute to the campus and outside community through service and engagement.

Contact the advisor for their next meeting time.

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

The club’s purpose is to promote a positive relationship between SCC students and the surrounding Phoenix area music industry in order to create real world experiences and opportunities for its members.

Meetings are held every other Tuesday at 12pm in MB-122.

Advisors
Name
Ron Marschall

Description

This organization is the honor society for the two-year college. Membership is extended to students who have completed 12 credits hours in 100-level or higher coursework and maintained a minimum 3.5 GPA. The four guiding hallmarks are scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship.

Visit the Phi Theta Kappa website

Advisors
Name
Phil Root

Description

The club’s purpose it to enhance the student’s understanding of the present and future scope of the interior design practice.

Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month at 11:30 am. Contact Christopher Fill at cfill@att.net for more information on meeting location (we are meeting in a number of different ways, virtually and in-person)

Advisors
Name
Rachel Simmons

Description

The chess club is a place for students to meet people, play chess, and learn more about the game. All ability levels are welcome to join the chess club.

Meetings are typically once a week for about an hour. Hope to see you there! Contact the advisor for their next meeting time.

Advisors
Name
John Ellis

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

The club’s purpose is to promote interest in Jesus Christ, to provide fellowship among students and faculty, to represent student needs and wants in regard to the visibility and role of Christianity, to provide a forum for the presentation of innovative ideas to the benefit of the college community, and to assist students in discovering their full potential as contributing members of the college community and society.

Contact the advisor(s) for meeting place and time.

Advisors
Name
Doug Doser
Name
Michael Canham

Description

This club will be inactive for this semester.

The purpose of this club is to create a networking environment within the SCC School of Film + Theatre that holds workshops, screenings, discussion of film techniques, and the opportunity of coming together to make a film project each year.

Advisors
Name
Danielle Stallings

Description

To cultivate fun and positive experiences where students are able to interact with their peers, share information and ideas, volunteer, and educate others about fitness and nutrition.

Meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at 2:30pm Contact the advisor for the location.

Advisors
Name
Robert Martin
Name
John Weser

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

To provide a forum for the outdoor adventure enthusiasts of Scottsdale Community College to meet, and organize a variety of outdoor adventure excursions.

Advisors
Name
Dave Brown

Description

The club’s purpose is to offer opportunities for students to experience different forms of interactive media, socialize and plan community events. Members will have the ability to improve their leadership and communication skills by managing groups of members for various games. Join our club, we play games!

Meetings are held on Saturdays 9:30 am - 12:00 pm in CM 463.

Advisors
Name
John Jackson

Description

The purpose of this organization is to assume responsibility for contributing to nursing education in order to provide the highest quality of health care, provide programs representative of fundamental interests and concerns of nursing students at SCC; and to aid in the development of the whole person, his/her professional role, and his/her responsibility for the health care of people in all walks of life.

Contact the advisor for their next meeting time and location.

Advisors
Name
Amy Stewart

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

The club’s purpose is to promote college spirit and to establish and maintain fellowship among veterans and student of this campus.

Meetings are held every other Monday at 2pm in the Veterans Lounge.

Advisors
Name
Michael Arberry

Description

Due to Covid-19, this club will be inactive for this semester.

The club's purpose is to provide a safe place for LGBTQ+ and Straight students to meet, support, and discuss issues related to sexuality and gender. We aim to educate students and the broader school community about sexuality and gender issues. This club is open to anyone that wants to help bring more awareness, acceptance, and unity to the SCC community.

Meetings are held bi-weekly on Wednesdays from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Contact the club advisor for the location. Note: Until further notice all meetings will be held online via Zoom.

Advisors
Name
Center for Civic & Global Engagement

Description

To be a vehicle to actively involve all SCC students in Wildlife Education, Botany, Ecology, Conservation, Preservation, Restoration, and Biodiversity of Arizona; to facilitate student learning about SCC’s efforts to conserve and restore biodiversity of native plants, wildlife, and ecosystems by becoming active in community projects, wildlife education and research; to educate the public about the vital role we all play in being stewards of wildlife and ecosystems; and to give students a greater understanding and appreciation of the interdependent relationships, diversity, and beauty of our home, the natural wildlife habitats of Arizona, especially our Sonoran Desert.

Meetings are held on alternate Thursdays from 3 - 4 pm. Please email the advisor for meeting details.

Advisors
Name
Natalie Case

Description

The mission is to empower women by inspiring them to pursue higher education while developing a sisterhood that embraces the triumphs of past, present and future sisters.

Meetings will be scheduled at the beginning of the semester, based on the availability of members. If you are interested in participating, please contact Andrea Scherrer.

Advisors
Name
Andrea Scherrer
Name
Ana Chandler
Name
Faridah Abdullah