The Office of Student Activities is your one-stop shop for getting involved at HWS! We work hard to provide a calendar full of exciting programs and events for the entire campus.

What We Do!

Plan and Support Campus-Wide Events!

Whether it’s the Latin American Organization’s annual Masquerade Ball, or Homecoming and Family Weekend’s Quad-a-Palooza and CABaret, there is always something fun going on around campus! Learn more about all our programs here!

Student Clubs and Organizations

Student Activities is home to more than 90 organizations, there’s literally something for everyone! On the rare occasion that you can’t find a club that’s perfect for you, we are more than willing to help you start your own.

Student Organizations are a vital part of the HWS student learning experience. Members learn critical leadership, inter-personal and cultural competency skills that augment the academic mission of the Colleges.

Start a New Club or Student Organization

2014 Student Organization and Club Manual

HWS CollegiateLink Manual for Clubs & Student Organizations

Contact the Student Activities Student Publicist for assistance with developing club and student organization publicity materials!

Scandling Center Resources

Reserve a table or window in the Scandling Center by visiting the HWS Student Activities CollegiateLink page and using your HWS credentials to log-in!

Looking to advertise your event via the twice-weekly poster route? Drop off 14 posters to the Student Activities Office on the 2nd floor of Scandling by 10am Mondays and Thursdays!

Reserve a table or window



Indoor Clinic Hosted by William Smith Lacrosse on Feb. 14

The William Smith College lacrosse coaching staff and team will host an indoor lacrosse clinic for high school student-athletes on Saturday, Feb. 14 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. The goal of the clinic is to provide a challenging, yet fun atmosphere to hone individual and team skills. It will be held in Hobart and William Smith Colleges' Bristol Field House. The cost of the camp is $50 per person or $...  More >>

Chimienti, Silard honored by ECAC West

Two members of the No. 15 Hobart College ice hockey team were honored by the ECAC West as announced by the conference office today. Junior goaltender Lino Chimienti was tabbed the Co-Goalie of the Week, and first-year forward Andrew Silard was selected the Rookie of the Week. It's the third time Chimienti has earned the award this season. He posted two wins in goal over the weekend. On Friday nig...  More >>

Cabrera named Harrow Sports College Squash Player of the Week

Hobart College junior Danny Cabrera was named the Harrow Sports Male College Squash Player of the Week yesterday. Cabrera helped the Statesmen to a 2-1 overall record at the 2015 Pioneer Valley Invitational. Cabrera played all three of his matches at No. 8 forcing five games in each match. In Hobart's first match of the day, against Stanford, Cabrera defeated Peter Satterhwaite, 11-5, 7-11, 11-8,...  More >>

Buckley selected as a finalist for The Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup

William Smith College senior Madeline Buckley was recently named one of the five finalists for the Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup presented by Athletes for a Better World. The Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup is presented to two distinguished athletes from any sport-one intercollegiate and one professional-that best display character, teamwork, and citizenship, the attributes Athletes for a Better Worl...  More >>

National Girls and Women in Sports Day to be held Feb. 7

The William Smith College Athletic Department will celebrate the 29th annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) on Saturday, Feb. 7. "As a former athlete, I can see how sports made such a positive impact on my life and shaped me into the person I am today," said Herons Assistant Lacrosse Coach Morgan Achilles. "Now as a coach, I am able to see that same impact on our student-athletes ...  More >>


Office of Student Activities
Scandling Center
300 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Phone: (315) 781-3513
Fax: (315) 781-3511