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 Caribbean Student Association'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

2015 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!

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Statesmen prevail on Senior Day

All four Hobart College seniors scored to lead the Statesmen to a 15-10 Northeast Conference men's lacrosse win over Sacred Heart University at Boswell Field today. Hobart completed the regular season with an 8-6 overall record and a 4-2 mark in the NEC. Senior Cooper Stefaniak led the way with a career-high four points on two goals and two assists, while classmate Gavin Llewellyn added a goal an...  More >>

4 Statesmen earn membership in NFF Hampshire Honor Society

The National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame announced the members of the 2016 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college career. Four Hobart College seniors were among the 868 players from 275 schools who have distinguished themselves acade...  More >>

Statesmen complete Liberty League Championship finale

The Hobart College golf team finished in seventh place at the Liberty League Championship, competing in the third and fourth rounds this weekend. Seventy-two holes were not enough to decide the conference champion. Skidmore College needed a one-hole team playoff to defeat the University of Rochester to retain the championship at Timber Banks Golf Club. The format of the championship consisted of ...  More >>

William Smith honors student-athletes at awards banquet

The William Smith Athletic Department honored the top student-athletes of 2015-16 at the annual Heron Awards Banquet tonight. Senior lacrosse player Hannah Connolly was presented with the Winn-Seeley Award for her achievements in service, leadership, athletics and academics, while senior soccer player Zoe Jackson Gibson earned the Marion Harrison Greene '20 Award for her impact on her team. A mem...  More >>

DeBenedetto '16 Earns Fulbright to Taiwan

Charles S. DeBenedetto '16 was recently awarded a prestigious 2016-17 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Taiwan, where he will teach English. "I am truly honored and humbled," says DeBenedetto, who studied abroad in Taiwan during the fall of his junior year. "During that time every Taiwanese person I encountered treated me with patience and kindness as I struggled to improve my Chinese skills. Every...  More >>


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

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


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Geneva, NY 14456
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