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Frank Crofchick

Associate Director of Student Life
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University Recognized Clubs/Organizations

Listed below are current organizations that are recognized by Mansfield University. To obtain officer information about a particular group(s) listed below, contact Frank Crofchick, Associate Director of Student Life, Community Service, Clubs/Organizations and Greek Life at (570) 662-4981 or


If your organization wishes to request funding through SGA, there is a separate process for that. Please contact the Student Government Office (SGA) at 570-662-4984 or for more information.


Alpha Kappa Lambda

A national social fraternity, Alpha Kappa Lambda strives to foster excellence in: scholarship, leadership, individual growth, and community service. 

President: Cory
Advisor: Judith Brayer

Alpha Sigma Alpha

A national social sorority, Alpha Sigma Alpha's purpose is to assist college females in growing intellectually, spiritually, socially, and physically. Participation in the Special Olympics is their philanthropic project. Their open motto is Aspire, Seek, Attain.

 President: Sydni
Advisor: Lindsay Butler

Alpha Sigma Tau

Alpha Sigma Tau is a national sorority emphasizing academics. A minimum 2.5 grade point average is necessary to participate. AST is involved in a variety of social service activities both with the local community and nationally. Their open motto is: Active, Self-Reliant, Trustworthy.

President: Sarah
 Advisor: Karri Verno

American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)

The purposes of the Mansfield chapter of ACDA are to provide an incentive for students to become more committed to the art of choral directing at an earlier age.

President: Caroline
Advisor: Dr. Peggy Dettwiler


Archery Club

To allow students to enjoy and compete in the sport of Archery.

President: Allie Mace
Advisor: Brian Oaks

Art & Design Guild

 This group provides members the opportunity to experience art outside the community, through workshops and guest speakers, in an effort to expose them to art methods other than those at the university. They also strive to strengthen awareness of art in the community.

President: Grace Deming
Advisor: Michelle Schlehel


Bass Fishing Team

The Bass Fishing Team serves to bring together students that have a common interest in bass fishing. The team also competes in local and regional tournaments.

President: Tyler
 Advisor: John Szentsey

Biology Club

The objectives of the Biology Club include advancing the level of biology knowledge, providing an opportunity for interaction for students with an interest in biology and facilitating discussion on topics and careers in this field.

 President: Tina Patel
Advisor: Dr. Robert Maris 

Black Students Union (BSU)

BSU is an academic and social support group for students interested in the promotion of the culture and interest of African-Americans, Hispanics, or other students of color.

 President: Tylin Colstoncolstontv31@mounties.mansfield.eduu
Advisor: Adrian McEvoy


Catholic Student Association

The Catholic Student Association (CSA) strives to bring together a multi-culturally diverse group of students interested in learning about the Catholic faith.

President: Angela Constant
Advisor: Courtney Hull


Cheerleading is open to any full-time student with an overall 2.00 QPA. Incoming freshmen and transfer students can try-out, but are on probation until they obtain a satisfactory QPA. Up to 16 women and 16 men are chosen through try-outs during the second week of fall classes.

President: Alexis Rathburn
 Advisor: Dr. Robert Maris and Yvonne maris

Chemistry Club

The Chemistry Club gives students an opportunity to become better acquainted with the field of chemistry. Members and the student body benefit from guest speakers, films, projects, and special programs.

President: Sabrina
Advisor: Dr. Scott Davis

Colleges Against Cancer

The American Cancer Society's "Colleges Against Cancer" organization is a national collaboration of college students, faculty, and staff dedicated to fighting cancer, volunteering for the American Cancer Society and improving college communities by instating and supporting programs of the American Cancer Society.

President: Danielle Lentz
Advisor: Amy Delozier

Committee on Finance

The Committee on Finance serves the purpose of allocating and monitoring funds collected from the Student Activity Fee that are used to promote the general academic, social, and cultural welfare of the campus. Under the auspices of the Student Government Association, the Committee oversees a budget of over $2 million. The COF is a committee of students and for the students.


Community Service Club

The mission of the Community Service club is to create partnerships between university students, faculty, and staff and the greater Mansfield community through service and involvement. Service projects include Operation snowflake, Seal Team Sticks, Alternative Spring Break, Habitat for Humanity, and other various projects in partnership with local entities.

President: Joey Jordan
Adviser: Frank Crofchick


Computer Science Club

This club is open to any student with an interest in computers. It will enhance the opportunities available to the student through guest speakers, field trips, and participation in the Pennsylvania Association of Computer and Information Science Educators (PACISE)

President: Alyssa Olsten
Adviser: John Phillips

Council for Exceptional Children

Membership in the chapter is open to all college students, especially those interested in working with exceptional children. There is a membership fee for joining on the national level, which includes a monthly journal, but it is free to all students for the local level. Members have opportunities to meet and talk with professionals in the field.

President: Erica Powell
Adviser: Dr. Moore

Delta Zeta

The object of this sorority shall be to unite its members in the bonds of sincere and lasting friendship, to stimulate one another in the pursuit of knowledge, to promote the moral and social culture of its members and to develop plans for guidance and unity in action; objects worthy of the highest aims and purposes of associated effort.

President: Mary Jane Warner
Adviser: Nicole Mayo

Domination Modeling

President: Elexis Roie-Smith
Advisor: Belinda Bernum

Double Reed Society

To promote and strengthen the Mansfield University double reed ensembles.

President: Ben
Adviser: Dr. Susan Laib



President: Mackenzie Hafer
Advisor: Abe Ghods

Fire Ferrets Quidditch Team

The MU Fire Ferrets, Mansfield's internationally-competing quidditch team, are a campus Club Sport dedicated to the playing and practicing of quidditch, a full-contact and co-ed sport based on the game played in the Harry Potter series.

President: Sarah Beitler
Adviser: Mike Stamp


The Flashlight is the student newspaper and is published weekly by Mansfield University students. A wide variety of service opportunities are available for staff members including reporting, typing, designing, selling, and taking photographs. Additional staff are always welcome. 

Adviser: Dan Mason

Future Healthcare Professionals

President: Matthew Moccia
Advisor: Dr. Kagle

Frisbee Club

Provide a chance for students to play frisbee.


Geoscience Club

Geoscience Club is a student organization on campus that focuses on Outdoor Recreation and aspects of Geography and Geology in the environment. Trips will be sponsered by the club that take students outdoors and get them exploring the natural area around them.

President: Christian Verrastro
Adviser: Dr. Christopher Kopf


Health Science Student Government Association

We, the students of Mansfield University of Pennsylvania at Sayre Campus hereby proclaim and establish this constitution and government of the Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Health Science Student Government Association at Sayre Campus. We as a whole intend to enhance the welfare and common interest of the healthcare students on Sayre Campus and for a more involved government through providing connections and communication between Mansfield Main Campus and Sayre Campus.

President: Alexa Allen
Adviser: Judith Brayer

History Club

Open to any interested student, regardless of their major, the History Club's purpose is to facilitate students' interest in history and to foster professional growth through activities that allow students to learn more about history and help their community at the same time.

President: Amanda Sheakoski
Adviser: Dr. Karen Guenther


Honors Association

Membership is open to any student in good standing in the university's Honors Program. Its purpose is to plan and implement the social and cultural events of the association.

President: Sarah LaFrance
Adviser: Adrian McEvoy

Horn Club

To strengthen and promote MU Horn Ensembles and, in accordance with the aims and purposes of the International Horn Society, promote "knowledge about the Horn and its literature," and "promote communication among its players".

President: Dylan Krall
Adviser: Rebecca Dodson-Webster

Human Resources Club

Our mission is to expand the knowledge of human resource management and give students opportunities to network with professionals in the field, attend conferences, host workshops and discussions.

President: Heidi Dal Pezzo
Adviser: Dr. Brian Loher

Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC)

The Inter-Fraternity Council is the governing body of the men's social fraternities. Its purpose is to promote the best interests of the fraternity system and the university. IFC makes binding rules concerning fraternity policy, and enforces rules for recruitment, association, intramurals, and scholarship. IFC promotes the spirit of cooperation among all fraternities and the highest ideals of fraternalism.

President: Paul Harrison
Adviser: Frank Crofchick


Japanese Culture Club

 Animansfield is an organization dedicated to individuals that have an interest in Anime films.

President: Braedyn Post
Advisor: Dr. Madigan

Kappa Kappa Psi

Kappa Kappa Psi is a fraternal organization that promotes the advancement of college and university bands through dedicated service and support to bands, comprehensive education, leadership opportunities and recognition, and for the benefit of its members and society.

President: Mercedes Doing
Adviser: Dr Nathan Rinnert

Kappa Phi

Kappa Phi is a sisterhood strongly rooted in Christ. We are a non-denominational group of Christian university women. Our purpose is to provide opportunity and challenge to serve Christ through our lives. 

President: Marisa
Adviser: Courtney Hull 


Knit Wits

The mission of Knit Wits is ultimately to provide students who are interested in the fiber arts a place to get together and accomplish their craft, or learn how to craft.  The fiber arts include knitting, crocheting, weaving, sewing, etc.  These art forms are very therapeutic and allow for students to get away from the daily stress of college.  Our meetings are designated for our members to work on projects they want to complete and to promote creativity and education by learning new types of stitches, patterns, and arts.

 President: Sarah
 Adviser: Jan Yoder

Lambda Alpha Epsilon

Lambda Alpha Epsilon (LAE) is open to any student interested in the Criminal Justice field, either in the study of or employment in such areas.

President: Emily Galligan
Adviser: Justin Crowl

Leo Club

The goal of this organization is to promote service activities among the youth of the community which will develop the individual qualities of Leadership, Experience, and Opportunity. The LEO Club is affiliated with Lions International.

President: Jessica
Adviser: Dr. Robert Maris

Mansfield Activities Council (MAC)

MAC plans programs and activities for the entire university community, including: movies, concerts, coffeehouses, cultural affairs, as well as feature arts and forums. MAC also assists other university organizations in programming.

President: Chontece
Adviser: Frank Crofchick


Mansfield Fisheries & Aquaculture Club

The purpose of the Aquaculture Club is to plan and provide educational programs and activities for Fish Culture and Biology students. This includes movies, slide shows, seminars, and field trips.

President: James Grassi
Advisor: Greg Moyer


Mansfield International Student Organization (MISO)

With the rich and diverse cultures of its members from all over the world, the organization is unique and has much to offer educationally, socially, and culturally.





Mansfield Military and Veteran's Organization

To support the needs of student veterans at our campus and to support and foster camaraderie between our veterans and military at the campus and the campus community as a whole.

President: Cecil Cooper
Adviser: Jason

Mansfield University Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Club

The mission of Mansfield University Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Club is to provide an environment in which students can learn, train, and compete in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, as well as pursue deeper understanding of the strategy, technique, and philosophy that is the foundation of its superiority as a martial art.

President: Edward Jones
Adviser: Vincent Nance

Mansfield University Community Health Club (MUCH)

The goal of this organization is to work towards improving health and the well-being of individuals on the Mansfield campus and in the Mansfield community, through programming and education.

President: Katie Frisbe
Advisor: Glorianne Dziuba

Mansfield University Nerf Club

The purpose of this organization is to promote leadership roles, encourage teamwork, provide a healthy activity for students, and provide relief from classes to students and interested faculty.

President: Dylan Krall
Adviser: Frank


Mansfield University Rock Climbing Club

The Rock Climbing Club is all about getting outdoors, climbing, and meeting new people and growing the climbing community. We will teach you the skills you need to rock climb and provide a safe and adventurous climbing session.

President: Brandon Dubble
Advisors: Jimmy Guignard & Amy DeLozier or

Mansfield University Table Top (MUTT)

President: Alan Mann
Advisor: Anthony Kiessling

Music Theatre Organization (MTO)

The purpose of the Music Theatre Organization (MTO) will be to promote music theatre at Mansfield University, in the community and surrounding area; provide opportunities for professional development to all members; provide opportunities for the campus community to become acquainted with artists and educators in the music theatre profession through participation in programs, demonstrations, discussions, workshops, and performances planned by this chapter; and to assist the university in musical productions throughout the year.

 President: Jake Myers
Adviser: Sheryl Monkelien

MU Dance Team

The MU Dance Team serves to entertain students and community members at sporting events with a wide-variety of music and dance.

President: Kyleigh Wayman
Advisor: Amy Delozier

MU Nurses Association (MUNA)

The purpose of this organization is to: 1) provide each member with the opportunity to contribute to the growth of the organization by encouraging participation as an individual and as members. 2) To assist each other in achieving professional and social growth through participation in this organization as well as similar organizations in area, state, and national levels and 3) to develop an interest in recruitment to nursing and to this school.

President: Adam Richardson
Advisor: Jennifer Carapella

MU String Project

String Project @ Mansfield University provides an educational opportunity for MU string majors, provides teaching opportunities to MU string majors, provides community members opportunities to learn string instruments.

President: Chloe Higgins
Advisor: Jeff Jacobsen

MUTV Productions

Purposes of the TV Club include exposing members to the world of TV and TV production, promoting an exchange of ideas with respect to TV production and promoting a cooperative attitude between faculty members and students in the Communication and Theater Department. 

President: Jason Saulter
Adviser: Dr. Chuck Hoy

National Alliance of Saxophonists

NASA is a student run organization that is part of a national organization which operates to further the composition and performance of saxophone music.

President: Richard Pollock
Adviser: Joseph Murphy

Panhellenic Council

The Panhellenic Council is the governing body for all women's social sororities. The branches of the Panhellenic Council compile the rules and regulations by which the sororities abide in harmony with national regulations. Panhellenic Council sponsors Recruitment, the Panhellenic Handbook, and in cooperation with the Inter-Fraternity Council, Panhellenic co-sponsors Greek Week (in April).


President: Molly
 Adviser: Frank

Pennsylvania Collegiate Music Educations Association (PCMEA)

President: Damien Wickizer
Advisor: Sherlyn Monkelien

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia is the world's oldest and largest secret Fraternity in music. It is made up of musicianly men of all majors whom music has affected and influenced throughout their lives who seek to promote it throughout their lives. Phi Mu Alpha is dedicated to instilling in all people an awareness of music's important role in the enrichment of the human spirit. Check them out here:

President: Jeremy Brokos 
Adviser: Andrew Walters

Photography Club

The Photography Club seeks to develop student interest in the art of photography. Students aid in projects and programs around campus by taking pictures for publicity purposes as well as preserving memories.

President: Grace Deming
Adviser: Robert Maris

Political Science Club

The purpose of the Political Science Club is to develop interest in and stimulate conversation about, politics on a local, state, and national level.

President: Maranda McKean
Adviser: Jonathan Rothermel 


The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is open to, and interested in all students. We offer students the chance to generate creative ideas and put those ideas into action, to better our community on and off campus.

President: Kayla Russell
Adviser: Holly Pifer

Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the national honor society in Psychology. It provides academic prestige to its initiates by the mere fact of membership. To be considered, one must be a psychology or human relations major, have a minimum of a B average, and 9 credits in psychology.

President: Mari Rowley
Adviser: Gretchen Sechrist

Psychology Club

The purpose of the Psychology Club is to advance interest and knowledge of psychology and to encourage, stimulate, and maintain scholarship of the individual members in all fields.

President: Alexandra Lemons
Adviser: Gretchen Sechrist

Psychology Research Group

The mission of this group is to produce a well-educated, ethical and socially responsible researcher committed to contributing to the science and profession of psychology and to society in general.

President: Katlynn McDaniels
Adviser: Karri Verno

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Sigma Alpha Epsilon is a social fraternity that was established at Mansfield University in 2004. The purpose of this organization is to promote the highest ideas of friendship, scholarship, service, and character.

President: James Blew
Adviser: Larry Mansfield

Sigma Alpha Iota

Sigma Alpha Iota (SAI) is an international music fraternity that upholds high standards of musicianship, scholarship, sisterhood, and character. Any second semester woman who has at least 1 credit in music, and a 2.5 QPA may be considered for membership.

 President: Kelsey Hurst
Adviser: Eun-Joo Kwak

Sigma Zeta

President: Stephanie Richards
Advisor: Dr. Maris

Snow Sports Club

To provide a safe, inexpensive learning environment in regards to winter activities including but not limited to skiing and snowboarding.

President: Jordan Roy
Adviser: Steve Plesac

Social Work Club

The Social Work Club is an integral part of the department and seeks to foster dialogue between the faculty and the students. The club meets regularly to determine members' attitudes and feelings regarding policy, requirements, and curriculum. It is a vehicle through which students are exposed to the professional world of human services in general and professional social work in particular.

President: Alana Corradi
Adviser: Tiffany Welch

Spectrum (formerly GLO)

This organization is for parents, families, and friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) who come together to promote the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered persons, their families, and friends through support-to cope with an adverse society, education-to enlighten an ill-informed public, advocacy and to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights.

President: Devyn Sivers
Advisor: Gretchen Sechrist

Steadman Studios

President: Steven Backenstoes
Advisor: Andrew Walters

Student Dietetic Association

This organization is open to anyone interested in dietetics and/or food service management. Members learn about their future professions through invited speakers, educational field trips, movies and dinners. Anyone is welcome.

President: Jessica Seaward
Adviser: Mary Feeney

Student Government Association (SGA)

The Student Government Association is the elected governing body representing Mansfield's students. SGA is comprised of a Senate, and an executive committee comprised of the: President, Vice-President for Finance, Vice-President of Programming, Vice-President for Administration, Vice-President of Senate, Vice-President of Public Relations, and Secretary. Visit our website


President: Kiana Medley
Adviser: Nigel Long


Tau Beta Sigma

President: Madison Gentzyel
Advisor: Rebecca Dodson-Webster

Truth Bible Study

President: Kathleen Trainere
Advisor: Tim Parker

Transfer Student Organization

To provide a platform for Transfer Students to find identity and support as seasoned students entering from other institutions. The unity to be established with the creation of this organization will provide the needed strength and camaraderie to enable students to become active members of the "Mansfield Family", building the Mountie spirit to "pay it forward" in service to the university. TSO will enable Transfer Students to have a voice on campus.  TSO

President: Angelica King
Adviser: Janet Yoder

Turning Point USA

President: Lacey Deihl


WNTE 89.5 "The Giant" is dedicated to providing educational, informative, and entertaining programming for the campus and within a 10 mile radius of Mansfield. Radiating at 89.5 megacycles, WNTE is a 115 watt educational FM station, licensed by the Federal Communications Commission. With a live studio in the Alumni Hall Student Center game room, WNTE welcomes all interested students to join in the fun of broadcasting.

President: Thadius Sales
Adviser: Ryan Dolton

Zeta Tau Alpha

Zeta Tau Alpha is a international women's social fraternity with the open motto: Seek the Noblest. ZTA strives for academic excellence, while maintaining a high social standard of conduct. Individual interests include a variety of well-rounded activities: sports, the arts, Student Government, and community service projects among others. ZTA is also proud partners with the American Cancer Society, Bright Pink, and the NFL to further breast cancer education and awareness.

President: Ariel Funke                                        
Adviser: Amy Delozier