Student Groups

There are a number of student groups that are engaged in sustainability on campus and beyond.

AIAS logoThe Architecture Club is a venture from the RIT Master in Architecture students in an effort to engage the school community in events related to current architecture and sustainability topics. Learn More

ESW logoThe mission of RIT's chapter of ESW is to involve the students in hands-on experience and projects that will ultimately improve sustainability worldwide. Learn More

RIT Global Union logoThe Global Union is a Major Student Organization (MSO) that represents the international students and numerous cultural organizations at RIT. By hosting several events and programs throughout the year, the RIT Global Union hopes to better connect with its constituency in addition to informing and serving the RIT and greater Rochester community. Learn More

RIT beekeepers club logoTo leave a lasting and positive impact on the environment of the RIT campus through education and service, focusing on the local honey bee population. Learn More

RIT Electric Vehicle Team logoThe RIT Electric Vehicle Team is a highly talented group of engineers and hobbyists interested in working on the next generation of cutting edge electric vehicles. Learn More

RIT Vegan club logoRIT Vegan Club is a place for students interested in veganism to connect with one another, share their views, and create positive change on campus. Learn More

RIT Model UN logoThe RIT Model United Nations club is devoted to teaching individuals the ways of the United Nations through simulations, discussions, and conferences. They discuss international issues and the different means of which to resolve the issues in weekly meetings along with more relaxed team bonding nights for an overall fun and exciting learning experience. Learn More

habitat for humanity logoThe RIT Habitat for Humanity Club strives to expose its members to a variety of building opportunities. RIT Habitat for Humanity participates in hands-on experience with nationally recognized affiliates to help achieve the Habitat for Humanity international mission of eliminating sub-standard housing problems, in partnership with local affiliates, families. Learn More

RITOC logoThe RIT Outing Club is a group aimed to provide an array of outdoor activities to students encouraging the exploration of nature and self. Learn More

RIT SEAL logoSEAL is a group of students at RIT who seeks to promote awareness of environmental issues on campus and volunteer in the Rochester community. Learn More

GHA logoThe RIT Global Health Association aims to increase awareness of the health challenges faced by people throughout our interconnected planet and challenge its members to generate innovative solutions that will benefit our global society. Learn More

RIT Clean Snowmobile logoThe Clean Snowmobile Challenge is an engineering design competition for college and university student members that challenges engineering students to reengineer an existing snowmobile reducing emissions and noise. Their modified snowmobiles will compete in a variety of events including emissions, noise, fuel economy/endurance, acceleration, handling, static display, cold start and design. Learn More

SG Sustainability Committee logoOne of Student Government’s largest committees, the Sustainability committee helps look at ways to increase sustainable actions on RIT’s campus.