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Multicultural Student Organizations



At Robert Morris University we offer a number of multicultural student organizations for students. The purpose of these organizations is to develop and sponsor cultural, social, and educational programming for the RMU community that will broaden the horizons of others and raise awareness about important issue that face each particular population.

Black Student Union

The Black Student Union (BSU) promotes a sense of unity among African American students, provides a forum for social and educational opportunities related but not limited to Black issues.  Membership is not exclusive to only African American students; the BSU is open to all RMU students!  


National Council of Negro Women is affiliated with the national organization, which lead, develop, advocate for women of African descent. Through research, national and community-based programs. Focusing on education, leadership, entrepreneurship economic empowerment, health and wellness.     

National Society of Black Engineers is open to any undergraduate student enrolled in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM).  Programs offered through the national organization allow students to develop leadership and networking opportunities along with the ability to apply for various scholarships and grants. 


Saudi Student Club

Saudi Student Club is a non-profit student organization that provides social and cultural activities to the Saudi community at Robert Morris University.  Their goal is to help newcomers adjust to life in Moon Township and to provide them with information and support.  They promote community ties by holding a variety of social and cultural events every month to develop and foster community spirit. 


Society of Women Engineers

Society of Women Engineers is originated when small groups  of women engineers and women engineering students began meeting independently in Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.  Nearly 50 women form these groups came together on May 27, 1950 fo for the Society.  The organization has four objectives: to inform young women, their parents, counselors an the public of the qualifications and achievements of women engineers and the opportunities available to them; to assist women engineers in readying themselves for a return to active work after temporary retirement; to serve as a center of information on women in the field; and to encourage women engineers to attain high levels of educational and professional achievement.  

Student Alliance for Equality

The Student Alliance For Equality (SAFE) focuses on promoting equal treatment for the   lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual (LBGTQ) community.  SAFE hosts a support network for LGBT students and their allies on campus through educational, social projects and programs.  Goals for the organization include educating the campus population on LGBTQ issues, creating a safe place for LGBTQ students to express themselves, helping the community through service, and creating a general attitude of acceptance on this campus.  


Voci Italiane

Voci Italiane provides fellowship, education and entertainment for those with an interest in Italy and all things Italia.  Voci Italiane holds many events and programs that promote an understanding of the rich history, culture and significant contributions that many Italians have made to the world.  Members will be brought together through a sense of commitment and love of all things Italian and to promote a sense of family throughout the RMU community.