The Offices of Student Organizations and Leadership

Student Government Association (SGA)

SGA of Columbia College Chicago represents the student voice and endeavors to construct a better campus environment through leadership and strong representation. It serves as a liaison between students and faculty, staff, and administration in order to ensure the welfare of our unique and diverse art and communication community. SGA meets every Tuesday at 5 p.m. in the Student Center or via Zoom, when applicable.

Student Organization Council (SOC)
The SOC represents more than 60 professional, cultural, social, and special interest student organizations at Columbia. The SOC is committed to building a stronger campus community and provides students with opportunities to grow personally, professionally, and artistically. The SOC offers various workshops, provides funding for student organizations, encourages communication and collaboration among student organizations, and develops partnerships with various campus departments. The SOC meets the first Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m. in the Student Center or via Zoom, when applicable.

Student Athletic Association (SAA)
SAA provides opportunities for Columbia students to develop their physical, social, organizational, emotional, and competitive skills. The club sports teams, known as the Renegades, play a variety of sports in intercollegiate, social, and club leagues. Furthermore, the Renegades offer students another opportunity to build professional networks and enhance their social support system. All teams are established and managed by students.