Campus Life - Get Involved in Student Organizations

Each student’s academic experience should be individual and personalized. While achieving exemplary grades in the Institute of Applied Technology is immensely important, students should accompany their schoolwork with participation in campus clubs for a deeper, more rewarding college experience. By including club involvement on a resume, students can heighten their chances of success after graduation.

Epsilon Pi Tau

Epsilon Pi Tau is the leading honor society for technology in the nation/state of Kansas/at Fort Hays State University.  This organization recognizes the academic excellence of students and prepares them for highly reputable technology professions.  Epsilon Pi Tau supports technology professions through a range of scheduled events, such as publications and conferences. This organization also creates strong alliance with corporations, professional associations, government agencies and nongovernmental organizations, all while encouraging leadership from its members.

Members must be included in technology and technology-related higher education academic programs.  Students must have at least 30 semester hours of college courses completed and a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 in major courses. Leadership in the technology profession is also encouraged for admission. National membership fees are $25. Local membership fees are $5.

Technology Education and Engineering Collegiate Association (TEECA)

The Technology Education and Engineering Collegiate Association invites students who are enrolled in an Institute of Applied Technology course to participate in the organization. TEECA is dedicated to offering students rewarding and challenging opportunities to enhance their knowledge and exposure to technology. TEECA members acquire leadership skills and are included in career-enhancing competitions and conferences. Past students involved with TEECA have received top honors at Regional and National Technology competitions.  TEECA students also actively perform community service with organizations such as adopt-a-mile and Toys for tots.

Membership is open to all students enrolled in an Applied Technology  class.  Fees are $5 for a one-year membership.

To learn about more organizations and clubs, visit the Center for Student Involvement at www.fhsu.edu/csi

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