Hiram College

Become part of our student organizations

A large part of the Hiram experience is being an active member of the family. How can you do that? Well, it simple! Become part of one, or several, of our 40+ registered clubs and organizations, including: academic societies, cultural groups, sports clubs, political action and special-interest groups.

Choose one of these categories to begin exploring our clubs and organizations:


Student Organization Policies

Check out our 2015-2016 Student Organization Handbook, which outlines all of the required actions for ASOs and RSOs to be active on campus. It also has detailed information about student organization funding, event planning, Club Rooms and much more! Also, you’ll find the Judicial Policy found in the Student Handbook about Student Organizations in addition to our Club Room Policies. Information on how to apply for a Club Room is sent out each semester.

Student Organization Handbook

Student Organization Judicial Review

Club Room Policies

Student Organization Resources

Below you’ll find documents that will help you if you’re an established club and those who are thinking about starting a club. Take a look at the information below to become informed when running a Student Organization on Hiram’s Campus.

Running a Successful Club

Although there’s a lot of Hiram specific information in the Student Org Handbook, here are some additional resources covering the many functions of your organization:

Getting Off to a Strong Start

Executive Board Goal Setting

Personal Goal Setting 

Membership Recruitment

Student Organization Advisor

Running an Efficient Meeting 

President: Making A Meeting Agenda

Secretary: Taking Meeting Minutes 

The Art of Delegation

Marketing Timeline

Planning Successful Events 

Passing the Torch

Transition Manual Checklist 

Starting a Student Organization

Have an idea for a great club? Here are the steps you need to take to start a Student Organization on Hiram’s campus:

Starting a Student Organization

Interest Meeting 

Sample Constitution

Petition for Membership