Student Activities and Awards
Syracuse University offers a wide variety of opportunities for student involvement, many of which include are internationally focused. The Office of Student Activities offers many resources on ways to get involved. For a comprehensive list of student groups and contact information, please browse the list of recognized student organizations.
The following independent groups grew out of the interests of International Relations students and may be of special interest.
International Relations Club
The mission of the IR Club is to provide its members and the Syracuse University community opportunities for education and reflection about international relations through engagement with international relations scholars and practitioners, student associations on campus and community service organizations.
Model United Nations Club
The MUN Club is an opportunity to learn more about the United Nations as well as debate techniques, conference procedures, resolution writing and negotiation. Students participate in a simulations, representing a country and learn about its history, politics, culture, and foreign policy.
Oxfam at Syracuse University
Oxfam is an international relief and development organization that operates in over 90 countries to create lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and all forms of injustice. The group at SU works in alignment with Oxfam America.
UNICEF at Syracuse University
UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF at Syracuse University educates, advocates and raises funds for children across the world and believes in ZERO child deaths due to preventable causes.