Student Activities

Welcome to the Office of Student Activities! 

The Office of Student Activities (OSA) aims to foster development by providing opportunities for students to build and engage in community and develop leadership skills. OSA values Student Engagement, Leadership Development, Community Development, and Service. 

We accomplish our goals and support students through various on-campus and off-campus involvement opportunities, including:

  • 70+ Student Organizations
  • Student Government Association (SGA)
  • Student Activities Board (SAB)
  • Greek Council and all Greek organizations
  • Service Opportunities
  • Off-Campus Work Study program
  • Homecoming Student Committee
  • Spartan Scoop: a weekly e-newsletter promoting campus wide events
  • A leadership development curriculum offered to student leaders

Visit the Office of Student Activities for more ways to get involved! We are located in the Susan Magill Smith Suite on the 3rd Floor of the Heritage Center. You can also reach us by email ( or telephone (563.589.3583 or 563.589.3127). We look forward to getting to know you!

Homecoming is Oct 12-17! We hope you join us at the fun-filled events!

Monday, Oct 11: 8:00 p.m. | Block Party | Cassat & Donnell Lawn
Tuesday, Oct 12: 9:00 p.m. | Hypnotist Jim Wand | Butler Hall | Tickets Required (free)
Wednesday, Oct 13: 9:00 p.m. | Throwback Movie Night: Good Burger | Blades Chapel
Thursday, Oct 14: 8:00 p.m. | Black Box Series: CasetheJoint | Babka Black Box
Thursday, Oct 14: 10:00 p.m. | Late Night Laughs with Pete Lee | Knapp Stage
Friday, Oct 15: 9:00 p.m. | Wingo | Smeltzer Dining Hall in Peters Commons
Saturday, Oct 16: 11:30 a.m. | Tailgate, Carnival and Performance by Grace & Glory | Lower Finley
Saturday, Oct 16: 2:00 p.m. | Spartan Football | Chalmers Field
Saturday, Oct 16: 9:00 p.m. | Throwback Dance Party | Babka Black Box

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