To promote analytical thinking, rigorous scholarship and life long learning; to keep abreast of the advances in scientific research; to elevate the ethical standards of the criminal justice professions and to sustain in the public mind the benefit and necessity of education and professional training.
The purpose of the Alpha Cast of Alpha Psi Omega is to stimulate interest in theater activities at Fairmont State University, to be an advocate for FSU Theatre in the community, and to benefit the community through service projects and activities.
American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) is an independent, nonprofit, student-run organization dedicated to providing unmatched progressive programs, information, and resources on issues critical to architecture and the experience of education. The AIAS aims to promote excellence in architectural education, training, and practice; to foster an appreciation of architecture and related disciplines; to enrich communities in a spirit of collaboration; and to organize students and combine their efforts to advance the art and science of architecture.
ASID advances the interior design profession through knowledge generation and sharing, advocacy of interior designers' right to practice, professional, and public education and expansion of interior design markets.
ASME provides prospective mechanical engineers with skills, an opportunity to attend special events to network with professional engineers, and access hundreds of valuable resources to jumpstart your career.
To encourage scholarly attainment in this field of learning by reserving its regular membership for those who achieve superior academic records and who indicate special aptitude for and major interest in the life sciences.
Fairmont State University Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM)
WV BCM mission statement is : "Changing lives that change the world". We want to empower and teach students to know the love of Jesus Christ. Our mission focus is not directed by any one church theology, but encourages students to think about what the Word of God says and how the students can apply that to their lives.
Kappa Kappa Psi (National Band Honorary Fraternity)
The purpose of Kappa Kappa Psi is to promote the existence and welfare of the college and university bands, to honor outstanding band members, to stimulate campus leadership, to foster a close relationship between college bands, and to provide a pleasant and helpful social experience for all engaged in college band work.
The Men's Rugby Team is a member of the NSCRO - National Small College Rugby Organization http://www.nscro.org/home. They compete in Region 3 - Central Division in the Three Rivers CRC Gold Division League.
The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) is an organization of American music educators dedicated to advancing and preserving music education as part of the core curriculum of schools in the United States
The Newman Club Catholic Campus Ministry shall be to serve the students, faculty, and staff of Fairmont State University/Pierpont Community and Technical College by providing support, fellowship, and activities from a Catholic perspective.
Psi Chi (ΨΧ) is the International Honor Society in Psychology, which was founded in 1929 for the purposes of "encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology".
Student Partnership for the Advancement of Cosmic Exploration - to give a voice to those students who wish to have an educational experience relating to space exploration and/or the aerospace sciences.
The main purpose of this organization is to spread awareness and educate college student's on the principles of the Democrat Party. Another purpose of this organization is to reach out to young people and get them involved in the political process including but not limited to: voting, campaigning, acquiring funds, and education of the Democrat Party platform.
To contribute to the Veterinary Technician's education in order to provide animals with quality healthcare and assisting in the development of the whole person and the individual's responsibility for the healthcare of animals.
The Society of Collegiate Leadership & Achievement
The purpose of the Society is to honor undergraduate students’ achievement and empower them by providing powerful tools for academic and professional success. Our goal is to maximize each student’s potential by providing meaningful connections to a vibrant peer and mentor community as well as a proprietary platform for developing necessary personal and academic skills. We aim to inspire members to take control of their own futures, move toward independence, and ultimately, establish a foundation and foothold for successful careers.
To support the purpose of WVAYC in serving and acting on behalf of the needs, rights, and well-being of all young children and their families, and to foster the growth and development of early childhood professionals.