Engagement and support
This dedicated web portal aggregates essential resources related to wellness and prevention, emergency preparedness and student health. Visit the Appalachian Cares website
App Talks Immigration
Navigating the complex, ever-evolving policies related to immigration and associated international programs can be daunting. Appalachian has compiled resources and information to help answer questions and make these processes easier. Visit the App Talks Immigration website
Below are myriad opportunities — on campus and in the community — for all members of the Appalachian Community to engage with groups and academic programs, and also to find support through offices, centers, clubs and more.
Centers, offices and advisory boards
- Center for Appalachian Studies
- Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies
- Chancellor's Student Advisory Board for Diversity Recruitment
- Chief Diversity Officer's Advisory Board
- Henderson Springs LGBT Center
- Inclusive Excellence through the Center for Academic Excellence
- Intercultural Student Affairs
- Office of Disability Resources
- Office of International Education and Development
- Office of Title IX Compliance
- Office of Transfer Services
- Rich Mountain Meditation Room
- Women’s Center
Learning and support
- Cherokee Partnership (Gadugi Program)
- College STAR (Supporting Transition, Access and Retention)
- Common Reading Program
- Diversity Scholars
- Dr. Willie C. Fleming Scholars
- Inclusion Infusion Summer Diversity Institute
- LGBT Support Resources
- Military Students
- Quality Enhancement Plan – Global Learning
- Residential Learning Communities
- Scholars with Diverse Abilities program
Clubs and organizations
More information about specific student clubs is available in the student club and organization directory.
- African-American Alumni Association
- Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
- Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
- Appalachian Mixed Race Coalition
- APP Unidos — Hispanic/Latino Faculty and Staff Association
- Asian Student Association
- ASU German Club
- Black Faculty and Staff Association
- Black Student Association
- Chi Upsilon Sigma National Latin Sorority, Inc.
- Chinese Culture and Language Club
- Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
- Entropy Dance Crew
- Hispanic Student Association
- Hmong Society Club
- International Appalachian
- International Friendship Association
- International Relations Association
- Japanese Culture Club
- Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
- Le Cercle Francais (French Club)
- LGBT Center
- Minority Men's Leadership Circle
- Minority Women's Leadership Circle
- National Panhellenic Council
- Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
- Order of Black and Gold
- Pagan Student Association
- Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
- Sexuality & Gender Alliance
- Student Government Association
- Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
Diversity-related academic offerings
- Appalachian studies
- Communication sciences and disorders
- Expressive arts therapy
- French and Francophone studies
- Music therapy
- Religious studies
- Social work
- Special education
- UNC System World Language Course Exchange
- Women’s studies (LGBT studies minor)