A great way to meet students and gain valuable experience is to join one of York’s over 300 student clubs and organizations. There is a club for every interest, including academic, advocacy, charity, hobby, professional and sports. LA&PS alone has over 40 clubs and student associations for many of the programs in the Faculty.

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Clubs can help your personal and professional development. Join a club and develop the skills that employers are looking for, such as communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills. As a club member, you have access to volunteer opportunities and you get to meet York alumni and other professionals working in your field.

Clubs can also be a great away to explore your career interests, discover new passions and develop your abilities. Most importantly, clubs enable you to make new friends and to experience York’s vibrant school spirit.

LA&PS Club Listings

American Marketing Association (AMA)

Anthropology Students' Association (ASA)

Atkinson Professional Accounting Association (APPA)

Business & Society Student Club (BUSO)

Children's Studies Students' Association (CSSA)

Chinese Students' Association at York (YCSA)


Classical Studies Students Association (CSSA)

Cognitive Science Students' Association (COSSA)

Communication Studies Students Association (CSSA)

Criminology Society of York University (CSY)

East African Students' Association (EASA)

Economics Student Association (ESA)


English - EUSA


Entre Voces Literary Magazine and Club (EV)

Etudiants Francophones de York


Federazione Canadese Italiana (FCI)


Geography and Environmental Studies Club

Health and Society Student Association (HESOSA)

Human Resources Students Association (HRSA)

Information Technology Students Association (ITECSA)


International Development Association (IDA)

Italian Association (IAYU)


Japanese International Students' Association (JISA)


Korean Student Association

Law and Society Students' Association (LANDS)

Linguistics Students Association at York

Management Science Students Association

Master of Public Policy Administration and Law Student Association (MPPALSA)

National Finance Students Association (NFSA)


Portuguese Association (YUPA)

The Public Policy and Administration Student's Association (PPASA)

Race, Ethnicity & Indigeneity Student Organization (REISO)

Social Work Students Association (SWSA)

Sociology Undergraduate Student Association (SUSA)

Undergraduate History Students Association (UHSA)

Undergraduate Philosophy Association: Philosophia

Undergraduate Political Science Council (UPSC)


York University Geography Society (YUGS)

York University Mature Students Organization (YUMSO)