Student Group Listing

  • Active Minds

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Promoting mental health awareness to reduce stigmatization and to increase utilization of resources in the community.

    • Contact: Alyssa Chervenka - alyssa.chervenka@umconnect.umt.edu; activemindsum@outlook.com
    • Advisor: Linda Green - linda.green@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Active Minds of UM
  • Advocates for Animals

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To instill compassion and respect towards our fellow creatures, to educate others on the horrors of factory farming and the negative impact it has on the environment, and to promote a healthy plant based diet on campus.

    • Contact: Kristian Cantens - kristian.cantens@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Deborah Slicer - deborah.slicer@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: AFAUM
  • Advocates for Non-Violence

    Purpose: See Non-Violence, Advocates for

  • Advocates, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To lead campus tours, help with orientations, and give general aid to incoming students.

    • Contact: Alec Jones - alec.jones@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Stotts - elizabeth.stotts@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Advocates
    • Twitter: @umadvocates
  • African Students Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To integrate our rich African culture with other cultures from all over the world represented at UM to promote diversity, unity, and togetherness. We want to establish a strong network among African and non African students who are both members and prospective memebers of the African Students Association.

    • Contact: Lucas Ogolla - lucas.ogolla@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: N'Djekornom Laobeul - ndjekornom.laobeul@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: African Student Association
  • Air and Waste Management Association

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Enhance knowledge and expertise by providing a neutral forum for information exchange, professional development and outreach.

  • Alliance for Disability and Students at the UM (ADSUM)

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Civil rights advocacy aimed at increasing the architectural, programmatic, technological and attitudinal accessibility of the campus.

    • Contact: Courtney Damron - adsum@mso.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Bernadine Gantert - bernadine.gantert@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: ADSUM
  • American Indian Business Leaders

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Learn how to run and operate a business.

  • Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Protect the lives and advance the interest of animals through the legal system.

    • Contact: Alyssa Campbell - alyssa.campbell@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Stacey Gordon - stacey.gordon@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Montana SALDF
  • Anime Club, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To view Anime and understand how it relates to Japanese culture.

  • Anthropology Student Association, Montana (MASA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To help students in Anthropology have a good educational environment and to help fund research and department outreach.

  • Archery, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a safe and educational environment where students can enjoy the sport of archery.

  • Artist Collective, University of Montana (UMAC)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a cohesive organization for the advancement of individual and collective artists' needs, and organize shows, auctions, and other events to engage students and the community with art in all its forms.

    • Contact: Bryce Peery - bryce.peery@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Edward Morrissey - edward.morrissey@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://www.umartclub.com
    • Facebook: UM Artists' Collective
  • Athletic Training Student Association, UM (UMATSA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To prepare students for a successful career as a qualified allied health care professional, educated and experienced in management of injury/illness associated with sports and physical activity.

    • Contact: Riley Kenney - riley.kenny@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Valerie Moody - valerie.moody@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UMATSA Montana
  • Backcountry Club, UM

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To promote safe backcountry skiing and provide networking opportunities to find skiing partners.

  • Backcountry Squatters

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: A club devoted to promoting female involvement, education, and activity in the outdoor community.

    • Contact: Alexandra Brockmann - alexandra.brockmann@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Dr. Natalie Dawson - natalie.dawson@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://backcountrysquatters.com
    • Facebook: Backcountry Squatters
  • Badminton Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a friendly environment for students to interact and to promote the sport of badminton in Missoula and the Northwest.

    • Contact: Jingfeng Wang - jingfeng.wang@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Antony Jo - antony.jo@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Badminton Club
  • Barony of Sentinels Keep

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: We are an educational group that recreates the more pleasant aspects of the Middle Ages.

    • Contact: Kyrie Gloria - kyrie.gloria@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Julia Jackman-Brink - julia.jackman-brink@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Sentinels Keep
  • Baseball Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To give students the opportunity to continue in a sport, and to compete for the NCBA World Series.

  • Bernie, Students for

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To engage students in Bernie Sanders' electoral campaign, more importantly in a political movement.

    • Contact: Brenna Gradus - brenna.gradus@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Sara Rinfret - sara.rinfret@umontana.edu
  • Beta Alpha Psi

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To recognize outstanding academic achievements in the fields of accounting, finance, or information systems and promote the study and practice in professional fields related to these disciplines.

  • Beta Phi Alpha

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Provide professional development opportunities for members, and promote BITE (business education).

    • Contact: David Levine - david.levine@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Sandra Williams - sandra.williams@mso.umt.edu
  • Black Student Union, UM

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To promote community, heritage, and scholarship among people of African decent and others.

    • Contact: LeShawn George - leshawn.george@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Murray Pierce - mupierce@mt.gov
    • Facebook: UMBSU
  • Book Club, UM

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Dedicated to helping students revive failed love affairs with literature since 2015.

    • Contact: Shelby Stormer - umtbookclub@gmail.com; shelby.stormer@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Colleen Kane - colleen.kane@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: University of MT Book Club
  • Brazilian Grizzly Association

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: The Brazilian Grizzly Association seeks to support Brazilian students on campus and promote an interaction between Brazilian culture and the community in Missoula. In addition, our goal is to integrate new students into American culture.

    • Contact: Djulia deAzevedo - brazilian.grizzly@gmail.com; djulia.deazevedo@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Rita Bacelar - rita.bacelar@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Brazilian Grizzly
  • Buddhist Club on Campus

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To introduce students to Buddhism and its philosophy.

    • Contact: Christopher Everingham - christopher.everingham@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Bob Ledbetter - robert.ledbetter@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: SGI-USA Missoula District
  • Camas Magazine

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Camas is UM's environmental literature journal. We aim to publish established and emerging writers' and artists' work in celebration of the American west.

  • Catholic Campus Ministry

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: CCM seeks to empower UM students to become disciples of Jesus Christ in our world today by providing a loving, engaging faith community.

  • Cave Club, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: The University of Montana Cave Club strives to promote scientific curiosity and conservation ethics in caving.

    • Contact: Taylor Ange - taylor.ange@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Kevin McManigal - kevin.mcmanigal@mso.umt.edu
  • Emerging Ceramic Artists, University of Montana (UMECA)

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To unify Montana's ceramic artists and create artistic opportunities.

    • Contact: Marion Halsell - marion.halsell@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Julia Gallaway - julia.gallaway@umontana.edu
  • Cercle Francophone, Le

    Purpose: See French Club

  • Chamber Chorale

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To perform repertoire from a variety of genres, periods, and cultures, and continually reach the highest level of excellence in their performance both on and off campus.

  • Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To enhance the spiritual life of UM students by providing opportunities for friendship, worship and training students to be mission-oriented and engage in prayer.

    • Contact: Alec Managhan - alec.managhan@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Rayleen Hicks - rayleen.hicks@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://www.umxa.org
  • China Table

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Conversation table for Chinese language learning students.

    • Contact: Jenny Smith & Harriet Leifer - jenny-lin.smith@umontana.edu; harriet.leifer@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Zhen Cao - zhen.cao@mso.umt.edu
  • Chinese Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To support Chinese students and scholars from China, and students from other countries with Chinese origin, organize students to share Chinese culture and promote mutual understanding and support.

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a bible study/encouragement to athletes past or present at the University of Montana.

    • Contact: Jenna Castillo - jenna.castillo@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Beckie Christiaens - beckie.christiaens@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: FCA
  • Circle K, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Circle K builds responsible students, citizens, and leaders with a lifelong commitment to community service.

    • Contact: Clint McCaslin - clint.mccaslin@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Cindy Leary - cindy.leary@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Circle K
  • Circus Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a practical outlet where students who have an interest in circus arts can practice, learn, and develop in a safe and welcoming environment.

    • Contact: Elizabeth Griffin - elizabeth1.griffin@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Talena Sanders - talena.sanders@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Circus Club
  • Classics Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote the interest in and study of classics.

    • Contact: Kailyn Mercer - kailyn.mercer@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Barbara Weinlich - barbara.weinlich@mso.umt.edu
  • Climbing Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Promote the climbing community indoors and outdoors in Missoula for students at the University of Montana.

    • Contact: Mackenzie Moore - mackenzie.moore@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Fricke - elizabeth.fricke@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Climbing Club
  • Collectable Card-Game Club (C^3)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Our mission is to create a fun, safe environment for people to learn and play trading card games (for example, Pokemon and Magic the Gathering). We also provide stress relief and an environment to learn good sportsmanship.

    • Contact: Justin Kelly - justin.kelly@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: David Airne - david.airne@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Collectable Card Game Club
  • College Democrats

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Engage and mobilize youth to get involved with politics and strive to build and achieve positive change.

  • Colleges Against Cancer

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To fund-raise to support the American Cancer Society in the fight against cancer.

    • Contact: Sarah Shapiro - sarah.shapiro@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Brent Hildebrand - brent.hildebrand@mso.umt.edu
  • Composer's Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To serve as a collective that enriches the musical growth of student composers, and give them opportunities to display their works.

    • Contact: Brady Hanson - brady.hanson@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Emilie LeBel - emilie.lebel@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Composition
  • Computer Science Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Create a network of like minded individuals that encourage communication and expand knowledge of computer technology.

    • Contact: Jebediah Rosen - jebediah.rosen@umontana.edu; um.cs.club@outlook.com
    • Advisor: Michael Cassens - michael.cassens@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Computer Science Club
    • Twitter: @UofM_CS_Club
  • Concert Band, University

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Provide a performance ensemble for any student on campus. This group is non-audited and open to all.

    • Contact: Matthew Krantz - matthew.krantz@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Kevin Griggs - kevin.griggs@umontana.edu
  • American Constitution Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: The Society is a nonpartisan organization whose mission is to harness the traditional American values of decency, reason, fairness, respect, humanity, compassion, and respect for each individual, and to incorporate them into American law and politics, in order to build a stronger and more decent national community.

    • Contact: Cori Losing - cori.losing@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Anthony Johnstone - anthony.johnstone@umontana.edu
  • Crafters, University

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: We are dedicated to making things as a form of stress relief and socialization. We also enjoy learning crafts that we otherwise, as poor college students, might not get a chance to try.

    • Contact: Katerina Hall - katerina.hall@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Mike Monsos - michael.monsos@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University Crafters
  • Criminal Law Group

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Further "out of the classroom" education in the area of criminal law.

    • Contact: Jayme Hill - jh102112@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Andrew King-Ries - andrew.king-ries@umontana.edu
  • Criminology Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To expose interested students to the diverse areas of criminology, and give students a chance to interact with local law enforcement, professionals in the criminology field, and other students with similar interests.

    • Contact: Joshua Backer - joshua.backer@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Dusten Hollist - dustin.hollist@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://umt.edu/criminologyclub
  • Cru

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Provide a community for students to explore and ask questions about Christianity, or to grow in their Christian faith. We are a caring community passionate about connecting people to Jesus Christ.

  • Culinary Competition Team

    Purpose: See Gourmet Grizzlies.

  • CutBank Literary Magazine

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: A national journal of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction.

  • Cycling, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a cost-effective way for student cyclists to train together and race across the North West year round.

    • Contact: Austin Gilbert - austin.gilbert@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Greg Larson - greg.larson@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Cycling
  • Dance Club, Performance Ensemble

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To support and enhance the dance experience of university students as well as to promote dance on campus and in the Missoula community.

    • Contact: Caroline Kinsley - caroline.kinsley@umt.edu
    • Advisor: Heidi Eggert - heidi.eggert@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: ASUM Student Dance Club
  • Debate Team

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: We discuss/debate a variety of current events with schools from throughout the nation.

    • Contact: Stephanie Kollo - stephanie.kollo@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: David Airne - david.airne@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Debate
  • Delta Rho Tao

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Organizing fundraising activities for physical therapy students interested in attending national physical therapy meetings, such as CSM and NSC.

    • Contact: Emily Smith - emily.smith@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jaclyn Carson - jaclyn.carson@mso.umt.edu
  • Druids, Montana

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Honors organization within the College of Forestry and Conservation.

    • Contact: Josef Kase - josef.kase@umontana.edu; montanadruids@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Lloyd Queen - lloyd.queen@firecenter.umt.edu
  • Ecological Restoration, Society for

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote ecological restoration as a means of sustaining the diversity of life on Earth.

    • Contact: Thomas Sentner - tom.sentner@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Dan Spencer - daniel.spencer@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://www.cfc.umt.edu/umser
    • Facebook: UMSER
  • Economics Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To foster the student interest in Economics outside of the class room.

  • Emmaus Campus Ministry

    Recognized: 2016-2017

  • Entertainment Management (UMEM)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To create a community of students that are interested in entertainment management and provide extracurricular learning opportunities.

    • Contact: Hannah Doerner - hannah.doerner@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Mike Morelli - mike.morelli@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UMT Entertainment
    • Twitter: MontanaUMEM
  • Entrepreneurship Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To serve students and alumni at the University and connect the student body with the larger entrepreneurial community.

  • Environmental Law Group

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: ELG was founded in order to enhance environmental consciousness within the legal and academic community. As law students with an environmental focus, we are committed to a platform of preservation and protection of Montana's waters, lands, and wildlife.

  • Equestrian Team, UM

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide students with the opportunity to ride or learn to ride horses and compete in horse shows if desired.

  • Exercise Science Students Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: We strive to raise funds and community awareness for the HHP department and provide learning, assistance, and volunteer opportunities for exercise science students.

    • Contact: Keagan Shillington - keagan.shillington@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Charles Palmer - charles.palmer@mso.umt.edu
  • F.R.E.E. University

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Educate students about human trafficking and to distribute missing children posters to hotels and gas stations.

    • Contact: Brandon Staggs - brandon.staggs@umontana.edu; freeuniveristyum@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Paul Gladen - paul.gladen@umontana.edu
  • Fencing Club (UMFC)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote the sport of fencing and athleticism in a social team context.

  • Filmmakers Association, Student

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: A resource for media arts students to gain help for their projects, and for new students to gain experience in the workings of film-making and animations.

  • Finance Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Provide networking and educational opportunities for students studying or interested in the finance industry.

    • Contact: Caleb Chestnut - caleb.chestnut@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Tony Crawford - tony.crawford@business.umt.edu
  • Fire Ecology and Management, UM Student Association (UMSAFEM)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To connect students, faculty and community members with a network of fire peers, managers and ecologists and provide career training and experience for students.

  • Fisheries Society, American

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To introduce students to local fisheries issues, provide networking,job,and volunteering opportunities, and get students excited about fisheries science.

  • Flute Choir

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To spread the love of music throughout campus, the Missoula community, and Montana. We also recruit around Montana and the Northwest.

    • Contact: Lauren Reineking - lauren.reineking@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Margaret L. Schuberg - margaret.schuberg@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Flute Choir
  • Folklore Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Share and enjoy folk music and dance with UM campus and Missoula community.

    • Contact: Peter Gurche - peter.gurche@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Vicki Watson - vicki.watson@umontana.edu
  • Food Shed

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Promote small scale vegetable gardening (as well as maintain one), share resources throughout the community, collaborate with other groups and those that share our values.

    • Contact: Nicolas Matallana - nicolas.matallana@umontana.edu; missoulafoodshed@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Vicki Watson - vicki.watson@umontana.edu
  • Food Systems Working Group

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Implement Real Food Challenge commitment.

    • Contact: Clare Vergobbi - c.vergobbi@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Eva Rocke - eva.rocke@umontana.edu
  • Forensics Club

    Purpose: See Debate Team

  • Foresters, Society of American

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide students in natural resources with an opportunity for professional development through serving, learning, and mentoring.

    • Contact: Jarred Saralecos - jarred.saralecos@umontana.edu; saf.umch@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Christopher Keyes - christopher.keyes@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://www.cfc.umt.edu/hosting/saf/
  • Forestry Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To foster an environment in which students can be exposed to the forestry profession, gain job skills and work experience, make friends, participate in the GFC,and have the potential to earn scholarships.

  • Forum For Living with Appropriate Technology (FLAT)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To demonstrate sustainable living techniques and to promote the University's commitment to the environment.

  • Forward Montana Foundation

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: FMT Volunteer Team UM is dedicated to mobilizing and engaging young Montanans to use the democratic process to improve their lives and the lives of fellow Montanans.

  • French Club (Le Cercle Francophone)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To learn and share more about Francophone culture and language; to enjoy the company of those seeking to do the same thing.

    • Contact: Mollie Farrell - mollie.farrell@umconnect.umt.edu; umtfrenchclub@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Ione Crummy - ione.crummy@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UMT French Club
  • Frisbee, Men's SmokeJump

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To give individuals access to ultimate frisbee in a fun and competitive environment.

    • Contact: Hayden Cunningham - hayden.cunningham@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Andrew Ware - andrew.ware@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Montana Smoke Jump
  • Frisbee, Women's "Pillowfight"

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote the sport of ultimate frisbee for women, honor the spirit of the game and compete in college ultimate nationwide.

    • Contact: Natalie Hamel - natalie.hamel@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Michael Faris - michael.faris@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Montana PillowFight
  • Gaming Den, University of Montana

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a space for gamers to gather and share their interest, as well as to participate in competitive tournaments and community events.

    • Contact: Cale Patenaude - cale.patenaude@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Peet McKinney - peet.mckinney@umontana.edu
  • Geography Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote geography and to allow students to get a hands on experience of the subject.

    • Contact: Katherine Shank - katherine.shank@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Kevin McManigal - kevin.mcmanigal@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Geography Club
  • Geology Club, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To get together with other students who are interested in geology. It is also a way for students to get firsthand knowledge via field trips.

  • George Wright Society

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To support the national mission of the George Wright Society by focusing on Montana-based issues regarding parks and protected areas.

    • Contact: Zach Miller - zachary1.miller@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jennifer Thomsen - jennifer.thomsen@umontana.edu
  • German Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Raise awareness on campus of Central European culture and give students opportunities to learn about Central Europe and practice German language skills.

    • Contact: Mitchell Schaller - mitchell.schaller@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Marton Marko - marton.marko@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana German Club
  • Gerontology Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: A student service group working toward filling the gap in knowledge about gerontological issues and advocating for seniors in need.

  • Global Grizzlies

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Bring aid to developing countries of the world, and gain valuable experience outside both our country and classroom.

    • Contact: Heidi Wellenstein - heidi.wellenstein@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Brock Tessman - brock.tessman@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Global Grizzlies
  • Gourmet Grizzlies

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To augment culinary education by competing at ACF sanctioned regional, national, and international events.

    • Contact: Shelbie White - shelbie.white@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Thomas Campbell - thomas.campbell@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Missoula College Culinary Art Program
  • Graduate Business School Association- GBSA

    Recognized: 2014-2015

    Purpose: Promote collaboration among graduate students, SOBA, and the Missoula business community.

  • Griz for Unicef

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Griz for UNICEF is a student led campus initiative that seeks to engage in community service that benefits children locally and internationally to spread awareness about global issues affecting children, and to fundraise to support UNICEF aid programs.

    • Contact: Paige Robinson - paige.robinson@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Phyllis Ngai - phyllis.ngai@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Griz for UNICEF
  • Grizzlies for Change

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: G4C offers an environment for individuals to come together to improve oneself, our campus and the world through unconditional love and service.

  • Grizzly Christian Fellowship

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To connect students to a campus community oriented around loving Jesus and serving others.

    • Contact: Jackson Davey - jackson.davey@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Abraham Kim - abraham.kim@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Grizzly Christian Fellowship
    • Twitter: @GCF_UM
  • Grizzly Gamers

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To play games with fellow students, develop skills and friendships that will last beyond college.

    • Contact: Charles Bankston - charles.bankston@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Lauren Fern - fernl@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Grizzly Gamers
  • Grizzly Service

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: The objective of this group is to create an environment where the sharing of community service ideas and events are generated and performed around the University of Montana and the Missoula community. Also, this group is unique in the fact that we as a group get to choose which service events to do together.

    • Contact: Hannah Zuraff - hannah.zuraff@umontana.edu; umgrizzlyservice@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Joel Iverson - joel.iverson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Grizzly Service
  • Grizzly Strong

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide support and leadership training to the cadets at the University of Montana in all areas of their lives.

    • Contact: Kyle Bertelsen - kyle.bertelsen@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Glory Blood Artis - glory.bloodartis@mso.umt.edu
  • Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote sport aviation for the University and city of Missoula.

    • Contact: Anthony Sergi - anthony.sergi@mso.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Nicholas Arthur - nicholas.arthur@umontana.edu
  • Hillel, UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Provide Jewish students and anyone else interested with a place to celebrate and experience Jewish culture.

    • Contact: Hannah Fay - hannah.fay@umontana.edu; hillel.umontana@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Laurie Franklin - laurie.franklin@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Hillel
  • History, Society for the Study of

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To promote the study and enjoyment of history among majors and non-majors through scholarship, entertainment, and community discussion.

  • Hockey - Coed

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide students the opportunity to play ice hockey.

    • Contact: Berkley Svingen - berkley.svingen@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Doug Coffin - douglas.coffin@umontana.edu
  • Honors Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Put on fun community and academic events for the honors college and the community.

  • Hurling Team, Grizzlies

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To spread Irish culture through traditional sports and to increase the health and fitness of all those participating. Also, to compete at a national level and successfully defend our title.

    • Contact: Sophie Friedl - sophia.friedl@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Traolach O'Riordain - traolach.oriordain@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Montana Grizzlies Hurling
    • Twitter: @GrizHurlers
  • Indigenous Filmmakers Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To promote the visibility and production of American Indian films and discussion/visibility of global indigenous films.

    • Contact: Destini Vaile - destini.vaile@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Theodore C. Van Alst - ted.vanalst@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Indigenous Filmmakers Club
  • Information Systems Association, Montana (MISA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: A professional networking and education organization out of the Business School.

    • Contact: Emily Eichollz - emily.eichollz@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Clayton Looney - clay.looney@business.umt.edu
    • Facebook: MISA
  • Interfraternity Council

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Governing body of all campus fraternities.

    • Contact: Eduardo Hidalgo - eduardo.hidalgo@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Caitlin Parker - caitlin.parker@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://umt.edu/fsi
    • Facebook: UMTIFC
    • Twitter: @umgreeklife
  • International Food and Culture Festival

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Event held by International Student Association.

  • International Law Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Introduce UM law students to the diverse issues which encompass international law; to inform students of the wide variety of career opportunities within the field of international law; to assist students in their academic pursuit of international law studies; to support JESSUP, and to promote international law issues on campus and in the community.

    • Contact: Caitlin Buzzas - caitlin.buzzas@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Samuel Panarella - samuel.panarella@umontana.edu
  • International Student Association

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: ISA is a student organization that represents all the foreign students of The University of Montana.

    • Contact: Momoko Nakajima - momoko.nakajima@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Udo Fluck - udo.fluck@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://umt.edu/isa/
    • Facebook: International Student Association Missoula
  • Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To establish at colleges and universities of Montana witnessing communities of students and faculty who follow Jesus as savior and Lord: growing in love for God, God's word, God's people of every ethnicity and culture, and God's purposes in the world.

    • Contact: Hailey Spence - hailey.spence@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Ray Callaway - ray.callaway@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://ivmontana.org/griz
    • Facebook: Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at The University of Montana
  • Iota Iota Iota (Triota) Women's Studies Honor Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote academic and activism work of women and to promote the interests of women's and gender studies.

    • Contact: Aislinn Hillmon - aislinn.hillmon@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Hubble - elizabeth.hubble@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Calling all UM Feminists
  • Irish Club (An Cumann Gaeilge)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a community space for students interested in Irish culture and language.

    • Contact: Jami Kimball - jami.kimball@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Traolach O'Riordain - traolach.oriordain@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Cumann Gaeilge MT
  • Jamila Health Foundation

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Raise awareness of Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD), develop student skills, and raise donation funds.

    • Contact: Enayat Nazhat - enayat1.nazhat@umontana.edu; en.tarzan@yahoo.com
    • Advisor: Colleen Kane - colleen.kane@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: I Give Hope
  • Japanese Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To assist Japanese students attending UM to adapt to the life in the UM and Missoula. To promote positive cultural exchange between Japan and the UM. To promote increased study abroad opportunities for Japanese learners of the UM.

    • Contact: Hazaki Shimamura - hazuki.shimamura@umontana.edu; umjapanesestudentassociation@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Michihiro Ama - michihiro.ama@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Japanese Student Association
  • Jazz Band

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide spectacular Jazz education through performances, guest artists, tours, recordings, etc.

    • Contact: Eli Wynn - eli.wynn@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Rob Tapper - rob.tapper@mso.umt.edu
  • Keyboard Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To support and encourage piano students at U of M through concert events, social interaction, educational opportunities, and financial assistance for keyboard-related endeavors.

    • Contact: Julian Jaszczak - julian.jaszczak@umontana.edu; umkeyboardsociety@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Christopher Hahn - christopher.hahn@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Keyboard Society
  • KyiYo Native American Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To bridge the faculty and students of The University of Montana, through extracurricular activities, we will engage others in our traditions in order to unify and promote the cultural identity of Native Americans.

    • Contact: Jacinda Morigeau-Lovejoy - jacinda.lovejoy@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Wilena Old Person - wilena.oldperson@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://cas.umt.edu/kyiyo/
    • Facebook: KyiYo Pow Wow
  • Lacrosse, Men's

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: A Division 1 MCLA Program that competes in The Pacific Northwest Collegiate Lacrosse League (PNCLL).

  • Lacrosse, Women's

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: A competitive women's lacrosse team that allows for girls of all talent levels to be a part of a successful team.

    • Contact: Alexis "Josie" Hudson - alexis.hudson@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Heidi Holzer - heidi.holzer@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Montana Womens Lacrosse
  • LAMBDA Alliance

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: U of M's LGBTQI support and educational student organization.

    • Contact: Mason O'Kiernan - mason.okiernan@umontana.edu; umlambda@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Dustin Satterfield - dustin.satterfield@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Lambda
    • Twitter: @UMLambda
  • Latter-Day Saint Student Association (LDSSA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To enrich lives through meaningful spiritual and social activities.

    • Contact: Holden Tarver - holden.tarver@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Martin Blair - martin.blair@umontana.edu
  • Launch Griz

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: LaunchGriz is a co-curricular student organization focused on identifying challenges, proposing solutions, and launching ventures.

    • Contact: Zachary Martin - zachary.martin@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Morgan Slemberger - morgan.slemberger@mso.umt.edu
  • Students for Liberty

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: We recognize the natural rights of life, liberty and property set forth by our founding fathers. We arrange political engagement and education on and off campus.

    • Contact: Elizabeth Engebretson - elizabeth.t.engebretson@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Megan Stark - megan.stark@umontana.edu
  • Linguistics Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide Linguistic events and tutoring to the student body of UM.

  • Longboarding Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To establish and promote a longboarding community.

    • Contact: Dane Schwender - dane.schwender@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jerry Furniss - jerry.furniss@business.umt.edu
    • Facebook: U of M Longboarding Club
  • University of Montana Love Your Melon Campus Crew

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Love Your Melon is an apparel brand dedicated to giving a hat to every child battling cancer in America as well as supporting nonprofit organizations in the fight against pediatric cancer.

    • Contact: Erin Opitz - erin.opitz@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: David Opitz - david.opitz@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://loveyourmelon.com
  • Magic the Gathering

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To bring together students of all levels of experience to form a community of MTG players.

    • Contact: Eric Dauernheim - eric.dauernheim@umontana.edu; umontanamtg@gmail.com
    • Advisor: David Airne - david.airne@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Magic the Gathering
  • Marketing Association, American

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To connect students with the local marketing community in the pursuit of career and life success.

    • Contact: Vickie Rectenwald - vickie.rectenwald@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jakki Mohr - jakki.mohr@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UMontanaAMA
    • Twitter: @umontanaama
  • Mathematics Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To create a place for practicing presentations, enhancing problem solving skills, providing volunteering opportunities, and to participate in fundraising events.

    • Contact: Lindsey Mosley - lindsey.mosley@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Nikolaus Vonessen - nikolaus.vonessen@umontana.edu
  • Medieval Combat Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To encourage the study and practice of medieval combat and arts in a safe and affordable environment. To provide a safe and welcoming place for student and community interaction.

    • Contact: Kylie Brunette - kylie.brunette@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Vicki Watson - vicki.watson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Medieval Combat Society
  • Ministry of Magic

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To help educate individuals and communities on social action and social justice based initiatives by drawing links between the book series Harry Potter and other nerdy pop culture stories to real-world injustices.

    • Contact: Cheyanne Chadwick - missoulaharrypotteralliance@gmail.com; amanda.chadwick@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Hubble - elizabeth.hubble@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Missoula Ministry of Magic
    • Twitter: @missoulahpa
  • Model Arab League

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Model Arab League aims to introduce students and the community to the dynamic culture and politics of the Arab World.

    • Contact: Bradly Kelley - totalunion@yahoo.com; MAL.northernrockies@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Samir Bitar - samir.bitar@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: MAL.NorthernRockies
  • Model United Nations, Montana

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To stimulate a deeper knowledge of the United Nations and to help fundraise for and facilitate the Annual High School Conference in the Fall and the National Conference in the Spring.

    • Contact: Wyatt Smith - wyatt.smith@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Nick Potratz - nicholas.potratz@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://cas.umt.edu/mun/
  • MontPIRG, Students as

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Create positive, tangible change by educating and empowering the next generation of civic leaders.

    • Contact: Braden Fitzgerald - braden.fitzgerald@umontana.edu; info@mtpirg.org
    • Advisor: Sara Rinfret - sara.rinfret@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://mtpirg.org
    • Facebook: MontPIRG
  • Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: National honor society that recognizes college seniors for their scholarship, leadership, service and academic achievements.

    • Contact: Stephanie Kolb - stephanie.kolb@umontana.edu; montana@mortarboard.org
    • Advisor: Chelsey Porter - chelsey.porter@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://www.umt.edu/mortarboard
    • Facebook: Mortar Board UM
  • Mount of Olives Arabic Language and Culture Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Provide opportunities for students interested in Arabic language and culture, and also give international students from Arabic speaking countries/regions a place to share their culture and history.

    • Contact: Natalie Stockmann - natalie.stockmann@umontana.edu; mtolives.umarabic@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Samir Bitar - samir.bitar@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Mount of Olives
  • Mountain Bike Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To create and sustain a community of mountain bikers, to arrange group rides or events, and to organize trips to other trail systems.

    • Contact: Kenley Crisp - kenley.crisp@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Brock Tessman - brock.tessman@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Mountain Bike Club
  • Music Education, National Association for

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Preparing future music teachers through seminars, conferences, and networking with Montana teachers.

    • Contact: Nicole Evans - nicole1.evans@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Dr. Lori Gray - lori.gray@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: U of M NAFME-C
  • Music Union

    Recognized: 2014-2015

    Purpose: The Student Music Union oversees 15 separate ASUM-recognized groups within the School of Music including University Choir, Chamber Chorale, Concert Band, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, University Orchestra, Jazz Bands, Percussion Club, Opera Theater, Keyboard Society, Saxophone Club, Flute Choir, Composer’s Club, Vocal Practicum, sNATS (student National Association for Teachers of Singing), and the UM branch of NAfME-c (National Association for Music Education, collegiate). As a union, our aim is to provide SMU groups with the resources to offer UM students a complete and diverse musical education in addition to outreach activities in the community through concerts and annual tours.

    • Contact: Natalie Law - natalie.law@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Maxine Ramey - maxine.ramey@umontana.edu
  • Muslim Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Bring Muslims of diverse backgrounds and cultures together under unified community.

    • Contact: Bader Algarni - bader.algarni@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Shabnam Quneshi - shabnam.quenshi@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://umt.edu/msa
    • Facebook: MSA at University of Montana
  • National Lawyers Guild

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Promote social and economic justice in the legal field and unite students with lawyers in the community.

    • Contact: Luke Laughlin - luke.laughlin@umontana.edu; montanaNLG@riseup.net
    • Advisor: Eduardo Capulong - eduardo.capulong@umontana.edu
  • Native American Law Students Association (NALSA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote the study of Federal Indian Law, Tribal Law and traditional forms of governance and provide support for Native American Law students. Group welcomes Indian and non-Indian students.

    • Contact: Lillian Alvernaz - lillian.alvernaz@umontana.edu; montananalsa@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Monte Mills - monte.mills@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: MT Nalsa
  • Non-Violence, Advocates for

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Promote, educate, create change. Our group is focused on interpersonal violence awareness and prevention on campus and in all facets of society.

    • Contact: Ashleigh Bailey - ashleigh.bailey@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Shaunagh McGoldrick - shaunagh.mcgoldrick@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: ANV.UM
  • Nonprofit Leadership Student Association (NLSA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: The NLSA/UM is an organization dedicated to providing its membership with cultural and social co-curricular opportunities with the intent of enriching the students professional leadership potential in the field of nonprofit administration in conjunction with NLSA and UM.

    • Contact: Hannah Zuraff - hannah.zuraff@umontana.edu; umt.nlsa@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Andrea Vernon - andrea.vernon@mso.umt.edu
  • Nordic Ski Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote and teach the principles of recreational Nordic skiing and Nordic ski racing.

    • Contact: Anne Jehle - anne.jehle@umconnect.umt.edu; umnordic@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Natalie Dawson, PhD - natalie.dawson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Nordic Ski Club
  • ONE

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: End extreme poverty worldwide by grassroots advocacy and lobbying.

    • Contact: Hannah Stiff - hannah.stiff@umontana.edu; hannahstiff86@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Catie Peissig - catie.peissig@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: ONE Volunteers
  • One Thousand New Gardens

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To revitalize Missoula's reputation as the "Garden City" by promoting small scale vegetable gardening and by sharing resources, techniques, and information throughout the community.

    • Contact: Justine Bright - justine.bright@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Vicki Watson - vicki.watson@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://1000newgardens.wordpress
    • Facebook: 1000 New Gardens
  • Opera Theater

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Provide students with an opportunity to practice and perform operatic works.

    • Contact: Holly Jacobs - holly.jacobs@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Anne Basinski - anne.basinski@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Opera Theater University of Montana
  • Operation Smile

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To raise awareness and funds for children in third world countries to receive surgery on cleft lip/cleft palates.

    • Contact: Kendall Alley - operationsmileumt@outlook.com; kendall.alley@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jennifer Closson - jennifer.closson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Operation Smile U of M
  • Order of Omega

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Greek Honor society for Fraternity and Sorority members.

    • Contact: Ciara Gorman - ciara.gorman@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Caitlyn Parker - caitlyn.parker@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Order of Omega
  • Orthodox Christian Fellowship of Montana

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To foster fellowship with all interested in the Orthodox Christian faith. Prayers, service, fellowship, and fun intersect here.

    • Contact: Robert Spaliatsos - robert.spaliatsos@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Elaine Gagliardi - elaine.gagliardi@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: OCF Montana
  • OUTLaws

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: We are a LGBTQI group focused on confronting issues of homophobia and transphobia within our community. We are a charitable organization that contributes annually.

    • Contact: Diana E. Wall - diana.wall@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Andrew King-Reis - andrew.king-reis@umontana.edu
  • The Oval

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To compile and edit The Oval (The Undergraduate Literary Magazine here at U of M); we publish and market the magazine over the course of the academic year.

    • Contact: Lauren Korn - lauren.korn@umontana.edu; oval.editor@mso.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Robert Stubblefield - robert.stubblefield@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: The Oval
  • Panhellenic

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To govern the four sororities on the University of Montana campus.

    • Contact: Christina Keller - pres.umtphc@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Caitlyn Parker - caitlyn.parker@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://umt.edu/fsi
    • Facebook: University of Montana Panhellenic
  • Paralegal Student Association, Missoula College

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To connect with the community and to further the education of paralegals.

  • Peace and Justice, Students for

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Provide a supportive forum for students interested in peace and justice; promote public awareness and action to further the causes of peace and justice in our community, nation, and world.

    • Contact: Kathleen Todd - kathleen.todd@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Vicki Watson - vicki.watson@umontana.edu
  • Peers Reaching Out (PROs)

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Promoting healthy lifestyles for UM students and providing group members with hands-on, career oriented health promotion and outreach education experience.

    • Contact: Elissa White - elissa.white@mso.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Linda Green - linda.green@mso.umt.edu
  • Percussion Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To bring both contemporary and world percussion music to the Missoula community, while enriching the lives of UM Percussion students.

  • Persian Student Association

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Although PSA primarily aims at helping Persian students, the main focus of the organization is to carry on a strong tradition of spreading awareness of Persian culture and traditions, promoting cultural exchange and embracing diversity among all individuals and communities.

    • Contact: Sadi Nazriev - nazrievsadi@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Mehrdad Kia - merdad.kia@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: PSA at UM
  • Petroleum Geologists, American Association Student Chapter

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To enhance students' knowledge of the petroleum industry.

    • Contact: Clayton Schultz - clayton.schultz@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Marc Hendrix - marc.hendrix@umontana.edu
  • Phi Theta Kappa Chapter - Beta Eta Epsilon

    Recognized: 2014-2015

    Purpose: Honors society at the Missoula College, recognizing students for their academic achievement and promoting outreach in the community.

    • Contact: Curtis Lee Kotecki - president.ptk.mc@gmail.com; curtis.kotecki@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Steven Stiff - steven.stiff@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: PTK Beta Eta Epsilon Chapter
  • Physical Therapy Student Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote awareness and understanding of physical therapy and health-related topics through speakers, university, community, and state-wide projects and activities.

    • Contact: Emily Smith - emily.smith@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jaclyn Carson - jaclyn.carson@mso.umt.edu
  • Physics Students, Society of

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To help students transform themselves into contributing members of the professional physics community as well as create networks with other chapters.

    • Contact: Eric Dennison - eric.dennison@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Alexander Buhlman, Ph.D - alexander.buhlman@umontana.edu
  • Pi Sigma Alpha - Epsilon Mu

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: The purpose of this organization shall be to recognize academic achievement and to function in cooperation with the Political science department, in the promotion of worthwhile extracurricular activities related to public affairs.

    • Contact: Samuel Scott - samuel1.scott@umontana.edu; pisigmaalpha.um@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Sara Rinfret - sara.rinfret@umontana.edu
  • Planned Parenthood Generation Action

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To educate and empower students to make reproductive health choices and to be an advocate in the Missoula community.

    • Contact: Mariah Welch - mariah.antillie@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Hubble - elizabeth.hubble@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: PPLA UMT
  • Pre-Health Professions Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: We want to provide a community for pre-med students and resources to assist in the process of application to graduate health programs.

  • Pre-Veterinary Sciences Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Connect students, the community, and animal professionals through education and experience.

    • Contact: Jessica Knight - jessica.knight@umontana.edu; umprevetsciencesclub@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Kerry Bright - kerry.bright@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://umprevetsciencesclub.weebly.com
    • Facebook: University of Montana Pre-Veterinary Sciences Club
  • Psychology Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: We are a group of students dedicated to expanding our knowledge and understanding of the vast field of psychology. We strive to apply what we learn to help each other and our community.

    • Contact: Brittany Fischer - umpsychclub15@gmail.com; brittany.fischer@umontana.edu.
    • Advisor: Craig McFarland - craig.mcfarland@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Psychology Club
  • Psychology Graduate Student Association (PGSA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To advance science and the practice of psychology; promote and reinforce scientific inquiry and clinical practice among psychology graduate students at UM; provide increased mental health education and services.

    • Contact: Meredith Reynolds - meredith.reynolds@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Duncan Campbell - duncan.campbell@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: PGSA
  • Public Health Student and Alumni Association, University of Montana (PHSA)

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To advance the interest and goals of the Public Health profession and to create a greater spirit of collegiality and cooperation among the students, faculty, staff, and alumni of the University of Montana Public Health Program.

  • Recreation Association, Student

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Educate and provide outdoor recreation experience for students of all skill levels while building a sense of community and environmental awareness.

    • Contact: Shelby Weigand - shelby.weigand@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Jennifer Thomsen - jennifer.thomsen@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Student Recreation Association
  • Reinvest Montana

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To build a climate justice movement lead by students in Missoula, and to achieve fossil fuel divestment at UM.

    • Contact: Simon Dykstra - simon.dykstra@umontana.edu; reinvestmontana@gmail.com
    • Advisor: George Price - george.price@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UMontana Divestment
  • Rodeo Team

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: The University of Montana Rodeo Team's purpose is to strive to develop and support a performance-winning team to compete in intercollegiate rodeos and sponsor an annual sanctioned rodeo.

  • Rugby, Men's ("Jesters")

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a fun and safe learning environment for anyone who wants to play rugby.

    • Contact: Alex Butler - alexander.butler@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Ashby Kinch - ashby.kinch@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Jesters Rugby
  • Rugby, Women's

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To bring a strong group of women together to play rugby and enjoy each others company.

    • Contact: Bayli Jenski - bayli.jenski@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Natalie Hiller-Claridge - natalie.hiller@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://bettersiderugby.weebly.com/
    • Facebook: Betterside Women's Rugby
  • Running Club, Grizzly

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Recreational running club.

    • Contact: Jenny Smith - jenny-lin.smith@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Collin Fehr - collin1.fehr@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Grizzly Running Club
  • Russian Club

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To help students learn, understand, and enjoy Russian language and culture.

    • Contact: Shaylee Perry - shaylee.perry@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Ona Renner-Fahey - ona.renner@mso.umt.edu
  • Sacred Roots Language Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Promote awareness of Indigenous language revitalization.

  • Saudi Student Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To meet with Saudi students and have "Eid" traditional parties, and meet to have social and athletic activities together.

    • Contact: Anas (Nas) Al-Ali - anas.alali@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Richard Willramson
  • Saxophone Studio

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To create a forum for those UM students interested in pursuing music to the highest level by means of the saxophone.

    • Contact: Matt Austin - matthew.austin@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Johan Eriksson - johan.eriksson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Saxophone Studio
  • School Psychology Student Organization

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To enhance the education of school psychology student graduates, as well as represent the interest of them.

  • SCHWA-MT

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Students in Communication and Hearing Working in Action. To get members volunteering in the community, connect students, faculty and fundraising, advocacy, and more!

    • Contact: Maria (Cristina) Carkeek - maria1.carkeek@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Dr. Ginger Collins - ginger.collins@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: SCHWA-MT
  • Simple Truth

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To know God and make God known.

    • Contact: Sebastian Livio - sebastian.liviocontreras@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Manuel Stubbs - manuel.stubbs@mso.umt.edu
  • Smash Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To foster the growth of the competitive Super Smash Brothers scene in Missoula, and provide a place for players to grow as both competitors and people.

    • Contact: Katherine Guy - katherine.guy@umontana.edu; umontanasmash@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Zachary Raasch - zachary.raasch@umontana.edu
    • Twitter: @UMSmashClub
  • Social Work Club, Undergraduate

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To bring together like minded, socially conscious students either in the Bachelors of Social Work program or with a pervasive interest in Social Work.

    • Contact: Theo Hanson - theo.hanson@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Mary-Ann Bowman PhD - mary-ann.bowman@umontana.edu
  • Society for Ecological Restoration

    Purpose: See Ecological Restoration, Society for

  • Society of American Foresters

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To advance the science, education, technology, and practice of forestry; to enhance the competency of its members; to establish professional excellence; and, to use the knowledge, skills and conservation ethic of the profession to ensure the continued use of fire ecology.

    • Contact: Jarred Saraleios - jarred.saraleios@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Christopher Keyes - christopher.keyes@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://www.cfs.umt.edu/saf
    • Facebook: UM SAF
  • Spanish Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To meet other UM students who are interested and have a passion for practicing Spanish speaking skills, and to also discuss culture, food, music, etc. of Spanish speaking countries.

    • Contact: Isabella (Izzy) Clinch - isabella.clinch@umconnect.umt.edu
    • Advisor: Kelly Noe - kelly.noe@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Spanish Club
  • Sports Union

    Recognized: 2014-2015

    Purpose: A union for all sports groups at The University of Montana.

    • Contact: Sophie Friedl - sophie.friedl.1892@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Natalie Hiller-Claridge & Zach Sherbo - natalie.hiller-claridge@umontana.edu; zachary.sherbo@umontana.edu
  • Students Against Coal Trains

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Engage UM students in protecting Montana communities from coal pollution.

    • Contact: Jess Moore - jessica.moore@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Vicki Watson - vicki.watson@umontana.edu
  • Swing Kidz

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Provides members the opportunity to have fun, hone their skills as dancers, and make friends within Missoula's dance community.

    • Contact: McKenzie Watterson & Olivia Adams - mckenzie.watterson@umconnect.umt.edu; olivia.adams@umontana.edu; u.m.swing.kidz@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Michele Antonioli - emily.antonioli@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Swing Kidz
  • Switchback Records

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide UM students with real-time experience in artist development, recording, producing, accounting, public relations, marketing, branding, touring and management.

    • Contact: Red DeNotaris - peter.denotaris@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Rebecca Gairrett & Mike Morelli - rebecca.gairrett@mso.umt.edu; mike.morelli@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://www.business.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Entertainment
  • Symphonic Wind Ensemble

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Middle school and high school outreach in the Northwest Missoula area concerts.

    • Contact: Nicole Cuntapay - nicole.cuntapay@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: James Smart - james.smart.umontana.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana Symphonic Wind Ensemble
  • Symphony Orchestra

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide musical nourishment for the members of the orchestra and provide communities around Montana with symphonic music.

    • Contact: Sam Carl - samuel.carl@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Dr. Luis Millan - luis.millan@umontana.edu
  • Taekwondo, Big Sky

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Training in the sport and martial art of Taekwondo.

    • Contact: Matthew Ridings - matthew.ridings@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Kim Sol - kimsol@bigsky.net
    • Website: http://www.umtaekwondo.com
    • Facebook: University of Montana Taekwondo Club
  • Teachers of Singing, Student National Association (SNATS)

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To advance knowledge about NATS as an important national group of singers and teachers of singing; to provide a forum for UM students to learn concepts that support healthy and informed singing and the teachings of singing.

    • Contact: Auriana Goudge - auriana.goudge@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Kimberly James - kimberly.james@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Student NATS
  • TEDxUMontana

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: The purpose of TEDxUMontana shall be organizing an annual conference on campus, which will include live speakers and/or TED talk videos. Our TEDxUMontana event is independently organized and operated under the license of TED. x=independently organized event.

    • Contact: Haley Swain - haleyswain@gmail.com; tedx@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Gordy Pace - gordy.pace@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: TEDxUMontana
  • Montana Trails Recreation and Park Association

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide students an opportunity to meet professionals in their field and to have a little adventure along with it while volunteering, hiking, etc.

    • Contact: Corbin Albright - corbin.albright@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Metcalf - elizabeth.metcalf@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UMMRPA
  • Trendsetters at The U

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To spotlight Missoula's fashion community by providing the University of Montana with a fashion blog.

    • Contact: Michelle Dufflocq Williams - michelle.dufflocqwilliams@umontana.edu; trendsettersattheu@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Mario Schulzke - mario.schulzke@mso.umt.edu
    • Website: http://www.trendsettersattheu.com/
    • Facebook: Trendsetters at The U
    • Twitter: @trendsettersum
  • Triathlon Team

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To offer students of all abilities the opportunity to learn about, train for, and compete in triathlons.

    • Contact: Erika Ackerlund - erikaackerlund@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Chuck Dumke - charles.dumke@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Triathlon Team
    • Twitter: @umtriathlon
  • Triple Decker Pizza Club

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To discuss issues over pizza.

    • Contact: Jared Halvorson - jared.halvorson@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Nick Potratz - nicholas.potratz@umontana.edu
  • UM United

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To advance the University of Montana's commitment to providing academic excellence in essential core programs within the Liberal Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities.

    • Contact: Brad Lambert - bradley.lambert@umontana.edu; umunited@outlook.com
    • Advisor: Mehrdad Kia - mehrdad.kia@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM United
  • University Choir

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: A large group with the purpose of fostering and showcasing the musical talents of its members.

    • Contact: Michelle Tatko - michelle.tatko@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: David Edmonds - david.edmonds@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM Choirs
  • University Players

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To promote the exploration of theatre that is created for and by students.

    • Contact: Carissa Lund - carissa.lund@umconnect.umt.edu; umontanauniversityplayers@gmail.com
    • Advisor: John DeBoer - john.deboer@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UM University Players
  • Up Til Dawn - UM

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Our purpose is to engage UM students who want to join the fight against childhood cancer by supporting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

    • Contact: Madison Quammen & Madison Schwarzkoph - madison.quammen@umt.edu
    • Advisor: Dixie McLaughlin - dixie.mclaughlin@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: Up Til Dawn-The University of Montana
    • Twitter: @UMUpTilDawn
  • Veteran Association, Student

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation.

    • Contact: Clayton Hainebach - joshua.hainebach@umontana.edu; umontana.sva@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Mike Mitchell - mike.mitchell@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: SVA UM
  • Vocal Practicum, UM

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: Vocal Practicum exists to allow vocal students a place to practice performing and to get lectures and teachings from U of M vocal faculty and other vocal experts and teachers.

    • Contact: Beau Yamasaki - beau.yamasaki@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Anne Basinski - anne.basinski@umontana.edu
  • Volunteers in Action

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To promote volunteerism at UM.

    • Contact: Shelby Stormer - shelby.stormer@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Colleen Kane - colleen.kane@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: UM Office for Civic Engagement
  • Wilderness Association

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: UMWA works to educate students about wild areas throughout Montana by leading outdoor trips, engaging in local outreach and hosting applicable lectures and discussions.

    • Contact: Zoe Leake - zoe.leake@umontana.edu; umwildernessassociation@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Natalie Dawson - natalie.dawson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: UMWA
  • Wildlife Society

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To help wildlife biology students gain the experience and contacts necessary to succeed in the wildlife profession and to inspire wildlife stewardship.

    • Contact: Jeremy Brooks - jeremy.brooks@umontana.edu; umwildlifesociety@gmail.com
    • Advisor: Paul Lukacs - paul.lukacs@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://www.cfc.umt.edu/wildlifesociety
    • Facebook: The University of Montana Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society
  • Women's Choir

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: To champion choral music of all genres, celebrating the vocal experience through innovative concerts, commissions, and community engagement programs.

    • Contact: Kiersten Hall - kiersten.hall@umontana.edu; umontanachoirs@umchoirs.com
    • Advisor: David Edmonds - david.edmonds@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://umt.edu/music/ensembles/womens-chorus
    • Facebook: University of Montana Women's Choir
  • Women's Law Caucus

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: Women's Law Caucus is committed to celebrating strong successful advocates in the legal community by promoting women's values in the law, helping women and families in the community, and connecting law students to attorneys in Missoula.

  • Women's Resource Center

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: The Women's Resource Center serves as a trusted resource for students who need confidential help and support; a safe space for feminist dialogue, activism and education. The WRC holds community events of acceptance, support, and awareness.

    • Contact: Jennifer Stoneking - jennifer.stoneking@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Elizabeth Hubble - elizabeth.hubble@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://www.umt.edu/wcenter/
    • Facebook: UM Women's Resource Center
  • Woodsman Team

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To promote safe practice and execution while competing in collegiate timber-sports.

    • Contact: John Drossart - john.drossart@umontana.edu; montanaloggin@hotmail.com
    • Advisor: Beth Dodson - elizabeth.dodson@umontana.edu
    • Facebook: Montana Woodsman Team
  • Young Americans for Liberty

    Recognized: 2015-2016

    Purpose: YAL seeks to identify, educate, train and mobilize young people committed to winning on principle.

    • Contact: Connor Sheffield - connor.sheffield@umontana.edu
    • Advisor: Jeffrey Greene - jeffrey.greene@mso.umt.edu
    • Facebook: University of Montana YAL
  • Young Life

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide a community of friendship, fun, adventure, and a safe environment to explore their thoughts about God and Jesus.

  • Zootown Underground

    Recognized: 2016-2017

    Purpose: To provide opportunities for every student to encounter the person of Jesus, to empower students in their personal faith and identity, and to encourage students to build positive relationships and invest in the University of Montana community.

    • Contact: Chelsey Hoshor- chelsey.hoshor@umconnect.umt
    • Advisor: Scott Debnam- scott.debnam@umontana.edu
    • Website: http://zootownchurch.com
    • Facebook: Zootown Underground