Current Groups

This list has been updated to reflect group categories for the 2016-2017 year. Under the new Direct Democracy structure for the ABC, each category will elect 1 ABC Representative.

ACADEMIC

  • Chandler Society for Undergraduate Chemistry
  • Mock Trial
  • Neuroscience Society
  • Parliamentary Debate
  • Philolexian Society
  • Political Science Students Association
  • Pre-Law Society
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Sign Language Club
  • Society of International Undergraduates

BLACK, LATINO, AND NATIVE AMERICAN

  • African Students Association
  • Black Heritage Month
  • Black Students Organizations
  • Brazilian Society
  • Caribbean Students Association
  • ChicanX Caucus
  • Ethio-Eritrean Students Association
  • Haitian Students Association
  • Latinx Heritage Month
  • Native American Council
  • Native American Heritage Month
  • Por Colombia
  • Student Organization of Latinos

Dance

  • Ballet Collaborative
  • Bellydancing Troupe
  • Bhangra
  • Columbia UnTapped
  • CU Generation
  • Dhoom
  • Lion Dance
  • Onyx Dance Troupe
  • Orchesis
  • Raas
  • Raw Elementz
  • Sabor
  • Taal
  • Venom Step

EAST ASIAN

  • Asian American Alliance*
  • Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month
  • Chinese Students Club
  • Global China Connection
  • Hong Kong Students & Scholars Society
  • Japan Society
  • Korean Students Association
  • Taiwanese American Students Association

*AAA is a pan-Asian group whose expenditures are approved by the East Asian groups rep for purely logistical purposes

ENGINEERING

  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Application Development Initiative
  • Biomedical Engineering Society
  • Columbia Robotics Club
  • CU INFORMS
  • Engineers without Borders
  • Game Design and Development
  • Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers
  • Society of Automotive Engineers

EUROPEAN AND MIDDLE EASTERN

  • Armenian Club
  • French Cultural Society
  • German Cultural Society
  • Iranian Students Association
  • Polish Club
  • Russian International Association
  • Turath
  • Turkish Students Association

MEDIA

  • Artist Society
  • Columbia Television
  • CU Records
  • Ferris Reel Film Society
  • Film Production
  • Photography Society
  • Science Fiction Society
  • Society for the Advancement of Underrepresented Filmmakers

Musical

  • Bach Society
  • Classical Performers
  • Clefhangers
  • Columbia Pops
  • Columbia University Society of Hip-Hop
  • CU Sur
  • Glee Club
  • Gospel Choir
  • Jazz House
  • Kingsmen
  • Metrotones
  • New Music
  • Non-Sequitur
  • Notes and Keys
  • SHARP
  • Uptown Vocal
  • Vivace Chamber Singers
  • Wind Ensemble

Performance

  • Black Theater Ensemble
  • Chowdah Sketch Comedy Group
  • CU Players
  • Fruit Paunch
  • Kings Crown Shakespeare Troupe
  • Musical Theater Society
  • Performing Arts League
  • Taiko
  • Varsity Show
  • Voltage
  • Wushu

PRE-PROFESSIONAL

  • American Medical Students Association
  • Charles Drew Pre-Med Society
  • Columbia Association of Pre-Dental Students
  • Columbia China Law Business Association
  • Columbia Financial Investment Group
  • Columbia Investment Banking Division
  • Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs
  • Columbia University Financial Engineering
  • Columbia Undergraduate Consulting Club
  • Columbia Sports Business Society
  • Columbia Queer Business Society
  • DKA Cinematic Society
  • Economics Society
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • Multicultural Business Association
  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
  • Society of Women Engineers
  • Women’s Business Society
  • Women in Computer Science

PUBLICATIONs

  • 4x4
  • Architecture Society
  • Birch
  • Blue and White
  • Columbia East Asia Review
  • Columbia Review
  • Double Exposure
  • EAT
  • Federalist Paper
  • Gadfly
  • Helvidius (Journal of Politics and Society)
  • Jester of Columbia
  • Journal of Literary Criticism
  • Science Review
  • The Culinarian
  • Undergraduate Law Review
  • Undergraduate Science Journal

South Asian, SouthEast Asian, and Pacific Islander

  • Club Bangla
  • Club Zamana
  • Liga Filipina
  • Malama Hawaii
  • Organization of Pakistani Students
  • Singapore Students Association
  • South East Asian League
  • Thai Sabai
  • Vietnamese Students Association

Special Interest

  • AllSex
  • Anime Club
  • Chess Club
  • Columbia eSports
  • Columbia School of Avalon
  • Columbia University Environmental Biology Society
  • Conversio Virium
  • Culinary Society
  • Games Club
  • Gosh Yarn It
  • Lean In
  • Mixed Heritage Society
  • Nightline
  • Queer Awareness Month
  • Smash Bros. Club
  • Students Union for Sustainable Development
  • Undergraduate Committee on Global Thought
  • US Milvets of CU
  • Women’s History Month