The African-Caribbean Union formerly African Union is an alliance of African and Caribbean students. The African-Caribbean Union seeks to welcome people of African and Caribbean descent into a community of support and reliability. We are a student body looking to provide a safe space to converse about issues that embody African and Caribbean culture and values and to educate the campus of the University of Lynchburg about the rich customs and heritages embedded in the African continent. Our motto: “Branches to roots” highlights the diaspora of African ancestry and the incorporation of African culture in our various communities.
Alpha Psi Lambda
The mission statement of Alpha Psi Lambda emphasizes the importance we place on academics, diversity, and community involvement.”To promote continued personal and collective growth of our membership, success and unity through education, leadership, cultural awareness and community service.”
Black Student Association
Our mission is to establish a cultural environment that encourages our members to be inclusive and diverse while engaging in discussion/ activities on social, political, and educational issues. We aspire to illustrate diligence in our working future, debilitate societal stereotypes and influence our community. We are Black Excellence.
Dimensions of Diversity
The students living in this gender-inclusive community will share diverse academic and cultural experiences, with an emphasis on social justice, community service, and understanding the beliefs, ideas, identities, and behaviors of themselves and others.
Gender and Sexuality Alliance
We are an affinity group working to support the LGBTQIA+ students on the University of Lynchburg’s campus. Our mission is to create a welcoming and supportive environment for all people, regardless of gender or sexual orientation.
Hispanic Student Society
The Hispanic Student Society is a community based organization. Our mission is to educate our campus about the Hispanic and Latino culture through events, guest speakers, and presentations.
University of Lynchburg International Society is a special interest organization. ULIS unites Americans and International students through social and educational programs. In addition, ULIS networks with UL students to bring global awareness and encourage the appreciation of diversity among UL students.
Man2Man is an organization that focuses on the development of successful men of color at the University of Lynchburg. By mentoring throughout the community and bonding, these young men achieve academic excellence and life success as a group, as well as individually.
Woman 2 Woman
Woman to Woman aspires to establish a safe environment where woman of color of the University of Lynchburg community are able to embrace their differences and encourage them in all aspects of life. Membership is open to female students, faculty, and staff who identify of color.