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An important part of college life is the personal enrichment students gain outside the classroom through student activities. Getting involved in campus activities gives students many educational experiences, leadership opportunities and the chance to interact with other students and faculty/staff members in an informal setting.

Organizations serve all members of the campus community. More than 40 clubs offer students the opportunity to explore special interests. Many of these clubs are directly affiliated with fields of study and augment classroom experiences.

In addition, art exhibits, dance productions, dramatic presentations, musical productions, and performances by guest artists are sponsored throughout the year. Music organizations include the college chorus, jazz band, symphonic band, dance ensemble, and stage band. The Community Band is open to all residents who are experienced instrumentalists.

Student Life and Leadership staff members assist students with all aspects of planning and implementing programs. Clubs and organizations operate in conjunction with the Student Life and Leadership office and a club advisor.

Director: Danielle Garruba

Spring Semester 2024 events and activities (Part 1)   . . . and more! (Part 2)

Leadership Education And Development (L.E.A.D.) Program

For students currently enrolled in a credit course at Mercer County Community College, the L.E.A.D. Program is designed to emphasize the key concept areas of leadership, teamwork, community development, personal growth, and change.

This program is designed for students who want to develop their skills in communication, work within a team, create change in their community and demonstrate their leadership qualities among the student body, while promoting effectual positive change in society.

For information beyond these details, contact program advisor Jennifer Nicolini at (609) 570-3428 or e-mail

L.E.A.D. mixer - Jan. 30 at noon, SC 104 (PDF)    L.E.A.D. events Spring 2024 (PDF)

Formation of Clubs

If you are looking for an activity or club and you don't see it here, Mercer welcomes the opportunity to start new clubs. To charter a club, you need a membership list of at least 10 students, a faculty advisor, a club officer list, and a constitution. Student Government Association (SGA) and Student Life and Leadership staff members will help prepare the constitution. Once these requirements are met, the SGA will vote to charter the club at its next scheduled meeting.

For information about joining any of these clubs or starting a new club:

Student Organizations

The Student Life and Leadership Department promotes student involvement. Organizations serve all members of the campus community.

Student Government Association (SGA) - The governing body of all students enrolled at the college. Through the SGA, students have a voice on campus. SGA is responsible for the formation and funding of all clubs and for students' representation on the standing committees of the college

Viking 89 (Student Radio) - The MCCC student radio organization provides daily musical entertainment and announcements for the Mercer community. Viking 89 offers hands-on experience in radio production and announcing.

Student Clubs

details and descriptions     Club Advisor Manual (pdf)

The Student Life and Leadership Department promotes student involvement. Clubs and organizations offer students the opportunity to explore special interests. For further information, contact the Student Life and Leadership Department.

ASHE - American Society of Highway Engineers
Art Club
Black and Brown Student Union (BSU)
Computer Science Club
Criminal Justice
Drama Club
Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF)
Fashion Spot
FBLA Collegiate
Film Club
Funeral Service Honors (Sigma Phi Sigma)
Gaming Club
Graphic Design Club
Hospitality Club
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship
JKC Creative Change Club
IT Networking and Cybersecurity
Latin Students Club
Marketing Club
Mercer Against Cancer
Mercer Medical Club
Music Club
Muslim Student Association
Mycology Club
Nursing Honors Society (Alpha Delta Nu)
Organic Chemistry Club
Phi Theta Kappa (Honors Society)
Physics Club
Radiography Club
Rainbow Alliance (LGBTQ+ Club)
SGA - Student Government Association
SOUL - Society Of Unusual Literature
Student Nurses’ Association
Survey Club
Viking 89: Student Radio
Women in Business

Mercer Clean Consumption Club (M-CCC)
The Zen Zone