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Student Involvement

There are a tons of ways to get involved in the Trinity community.

The best part is that many give you ways to make use of what you’re learning in the classroom right away. Check out all that you can be a part of during your years at Trinity.

Student Leadership Groups

Discipline-Specific Groups

Athletic Club

The Athletic Training Club is a student-managed organization that promotes and plans special events, arranges guest speakers, and organizes educational field trips for Athletic Training Education Program majors. These special events emphasize the prevention, recognition, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. In addition, students are encouraged to integrate their faith into the daily use of their new skills as they interact with peers, faculty, and the community around Trinity International University.

Learn more about our Athletic Training program

 

Kappa Delta Pi

Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education, is a network of more than 520 chapters with 60,000 members around the world. It is organized to promote scholarship and excellence in education. Its membership is intergenerational, and members include undergraduate and graduate students, university faculty and administrators, classroom teachers, school administrators, and retired educators interested in supporting and encouraging the next generation of teacher-scholars. Members receive helpful publications, are invited to attend nationally sponsored conferences, job fairs, and worldwide study tours, and have the opportunity to apply for scholarship awards. Membership is by invitation only upon recommendation by the Division of Education. In order to be eligible for membership, candidates must have passed Gate 1: Admission to the Division of Education, declared a major in education, have a cumulative GPA of 3.50 after 30 hours, have an ED GPA of 3.75 after 12 hours of ED-prefix course work, and have no dispositional concerns or notifications.

Learn more about Education degrees at Trinity

Lambda Pi Eta

Lambda Pi Eta, the national honorary society that recognizes excellence in the field of communication, originated in 1985. This society, which is associated with the National Communication Association, has more than 340 chapters worldwide. Lambda Pi Eta exists to recognize scholastic achievement, develop interest in the communication field, promote professional development, and provide a forum for exchanging ideas about communication and exploring graduate school options. To be eligible for Lambda Pi Eta, students must have completed 60 hours of undergraduate credit, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, have completed at least 12 hours of courses in communication, have a GPA of at least 3.25 in communication classes, and be a full-time student in good standing with the institution.

Learn more about earning a Communication degree

 

Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in psychology, founded in 1929 for the purpose of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining scholarship and advancing the science of psychology. Membership is open to both undergraduate and graduate men and women who are making the study of psychology one of their major interests and who meet these minimum qualifications: completion of 9 semester hours of psychology; registration for major or minor standing in psychology; rank in the upper 35 percent of their class in general scholarship; a minimum 3.10 cumulative GPA and 3.25 GPA in psychology courses; and high standards of personal behavior. Application forms are available from the Psychology Department web page.

Learn more about our Psychology program

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Music & Arts Groups

The Trillium

Trinity College’s arts journal, The Trillium contains poetry, short stories, drawings, essays, photos, and other creative work submitted by Trinity students.

Trinity Digest

Trinity College’s weekly school newspaper is a student publication. Staff writers from across majors are welcome to contribute.

Intramural Groups

Intramurals are a great way to get involved in various sports on campus if you aren’t a member of one of our many athletic teams. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in some of the following intramural activities:

Team Sports

  • Soccer
  • Indoor Volleyball
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Basketball

Tournament Sports

  • Spikeball
  • Ping pong
  • Softball
  • Dodgeball
  • Octaball
  • 9-square