Student Clubs

General Information

Each year more and more campus clubs are formed by Oregon Tech students. There are many student clubs to choose from. Campus clubs operate on a voluntary basis and are a great way to meet people, develop a skill, improve your resume, and so much more!

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  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

    Provide a welcoming environment for civil engineering students to expand their course of study with peer and professional networking, extracurricular activity and community service.

    • Meeting Times: TBD
    • President: Earl Matthews
    • Advisor: Charles Riley, 541.885.1922
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

    Our purpose is to spark interest in Mechanical Engineering and to do projects that allow us to have fun and practice the skills we learn in class.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesday, 2pm in Boivin Room 106
    • President:
    • Advisor: Sean Sloan, 541.891.7084
  • Astronomy Club (OTAC)

    The Oregon Tech Astronomy Club provides and promotes astronomical opportunities to all students at Oregon Tech who are interested in astronomy, stargazing, and community service. OTAC organizes stargazing events throughout each quarter where students can enjoy hot chocolate, snacks, and observe celestial objects as they traverse across the northern hemisphere. Local astronomers are actively involved with club activities, providing a wealth of knowledge and access to a broad range of astronomical equipment.

    • Meeting Times: TBA, Oregon Tech and Liskey Farms
    • President: Ryken Robbins
    • Advisor: Seth Anthony, 541.851.5235
  • Baja SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers)

    Baja SAE is a club for anyone who would like to build a Baja style rally car and compete with other schools on a yearly basis.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesday, Thursday 2-3pm in CO 116 starting Feb. 3, 2015
    • President: James Gunderson
    • Advisor: Brian Moravec, 541.885.1647
  • Chess Club

    To conduct USCF rated tournaments with prize funds for students and teachers of the Oregon Institute of Technology.

    • Meeting Times: Sundays, 12pm, Mt. Mazama
    • President: Stu Taylor
    • Advisor: Robyn Wilde, 541.885.1319
  • Christian Fellowship

    The purpose of Oregon Tech Christian Fellowship is to have fellowship in a Christian context. This endeavor is two-fold, including worship of God and encouraging fellowship with each other. We meet weekly to fulfill this goal, and our time includes worship, a relevant message from one of many various local pastors, and fellowship time. Our nondenominational club is welcome to all, students and the public alike. Come join us, we welcome your presence in our club! "Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe." 1 Timothy 4:12

    • Meeting Times: Friday, 7pm, CU Bailey/Thielsen Conference Rooms
    • President:
    • Advisor: Ed Daniels, 541.885.1117
  • Circle K

    Circle K is a student run organization that provides community service to the Klamath community. 

    • Meeting Times: Thursdays 5-6 pm in Mt McLoughlin in CU
    • President: Cheyenne Low
    • Advisor: Christian Vukasovich
  • Dance Team

    Dance and Pep Team for Oregon Tech and different sports events...GO HUSTLIN' OWLS!

    • Meeting Times: TBD
    • President:
    • Advisor:
  • DMS

    Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The DMS Club strives to build a relationship between the Sophomore and Junior DMS classes while bettering our local and campus communities. Additionally, we hope to raise awareness about the importance of preventative healthcare and what Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound entails. We also raise funds throughout the year to finance an end-of-year banquet that celebrates the accomplishments of the Junior class, and instructor appreciation, before advancing to externship.

    • Meeting Times: Every other Monday starting 10/6/14 @ 12:20 in Mt. McLoughlin (pending)
    • President: Kayla Knaap
    • Advisor: Robyn Cole, 541.885.1918
  • Echo Club

    The purpose of this club is to enhance student involvement among classmates within the Echocardiography program. It strives to encourage students to participate in community service and to raise funds for an end of the year, awards banquette held for the juniors in the program before they begin their senior year externship.

    • Meeting Times: Thursdays @ 2:00 or 3:00 in DOW 100
    • President: Alexis Skeele
    • Advisor: Barry Canaday, 541.885.1929
  • Engineers without Borders

    Engineers Without Borders - USA Oregon Tech is committed to bringing sustainable technology to communities, local and international, to better the lives of people all around the world.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2pm, Owens Room 202
    • President: Patrick Oswald, patrick.oswald@oit.edu
    • Advisor: David Thaemert, 541.885.1518
  • Epsilon Eta Sigma

    An engineering honor society for upper-division students based on Tau Beta Pi.

    • Meeting Times: Varies- contact club officer for information
    • President: Kenneth Shultz
    • Advisor: Sean St. Clair, 541.885.1602
  • Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers)

    Formula SAE® is a student design competition organized by SAE International. The concept behind Formula SAE is that a fictional manufacturing company has contracted a student design team to develop a small Formula-style race car. Our goal is to design, build, test, and race in the annual Formula SAE® competition.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesday, 2pm, Cornett Room 149
    • President: Cody Bulkley
    • Advisor: Brian Moravec, 541.885.1647
  • Game Design Club

    To enrich our community's culture through the art and science of video game, board game, simulation and toy design.

    • Meeting Times: Saturday 4:00 pm in upper CU
    • President: Clint Rogers
    • Advisor: Joseph Reid 408.990.6880
  • Geomatics Club

    Geomatics Department student club that is also the Student Chapter for the Professional Land Surveyors or Oregon, theCalifornia Land Surveyors and the National Society of Professional Land Surveyors.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2pm, Owens Room 216
    • President: Tyler Puzey
    • Advisor: Mason Marker, 541.885.1523
  • Hawai'i Club: Alanui 'o Pueo

    The Hawai'i Club was established to perpetuate Hawaiian culture and aloha spirit throughout Oregon Institute of Technology. It was founded upon the principles of kuleana, or responsibility; promoting the teaching of ‘olelo Hawai'i (Hawaiian language), as well as Hawaiian Pidgin English, a sense of ‘ohana (family) and the teaching of fun aspects of Hawaiian culture (including, but not limited to) Hawaiian cuisine, art, hula and music.

    • Meeting Times: Sundays, 12:30pm, Res Hall T.V. Lounge
    • President: Page Kaea, paige.kaea@oit.edu
    • Advisor: Claude Kansaku, 541.885.1280
  • Health Sciences Club

    The purpose of the Health Sciences Club is to provide members with opportunities to gain knowledge and experience in their medical field of interest, to enhance their repertoire of extracurricular activities for the process of applying to graduate school, and to offer educational assistance while at Oregon Tech.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2pm, Dow Room 253
    • President: Kaitlin Lindenburger
    • Advisor: Dr. Greg Pak, 541.885.0764
  • Honors Organization of Oregon Tech

    The Honors Organization of Oregon Tech (HOOT) is aimed to promote and recognize academic excellence within the student body and surrounding community.  To Partner with the community in providing academic resources and creating opportunities to connect Oregon Tech students and those students with community  leaders and associations.

    • Meeting Times: Fridays @ 4 in Semon 123
    • President: Allison Cook
    • Advisor: Melissa Ceron 541.905.3655
  • IEEE Club

    To further the knowledge and goals of the national IEEE through electronics projects, lectures, and study sessions for any Oregon Tech student interested in learning.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesday, 2pm, Purvine Room 248
    • President: Chris Lux
    • Advisor: Paul Dingman, 541.885.1554
  • International Club

    Oregon Tech's International Club! Anyone is welcome to join. We are dedicated to bringing people of different cultures and backgrounds together through fun, diverse events. Our main program is in the spring which is our International Banquet.

    • Meeting Times: Thursdays, 6:00pm, Diversity Center
    • President: Clayton Simons, clayton.simons@oit.edu
    • Advisor: Deanne Pandozzi, 541.885.1847
  • Lacrosse Club

    We are a group of students who enjoy playing lacrosse and soon hope to join the MCLA college lacrosse division.

    • Meeting Times: Monday & Wednesday, 6pm, TBD
    • President:
    • Advisor: Charles Riley, 541.885.1922
  • LDSSA

    To connect students on campus that are of the LDS faith and build a community together on campus.

    • Meeting Times: Wednesday, 7pm, Mt. Bailey
    • President:
    • Advisor: Terri Torres, 541.885.1468
  • Mars Reach

    Mars Reach is Oregon Tech's High Altitude Ballooning (HAB) club. We use HAB as a platform for launching video and photographic cameras, sensors and electronics, and scientific experiments designed and built by our members.

    The club is not just for engineering students, but members in electrical and computer engineering will have opportunities to build electrical systems and write code for flight computers and other equipment. Non-engineers can fully participate by designing experiments, and by building, launching, tracking, and retrieving the balloons.

    We work with a local 5th grade elementary class to teach them about science and design projects for launch. Our community service hours are fun and educational for everyone!


    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2-3pm, Purvine Room 110
    • President: Gordon Madden
    • Advisor: Claude Kansaku, 541.885.1595
  • Martial Arts Club

    To provide Oregon Tech students with the opportunity to learn various forms of the martial arts, and to provide a training area for students seeking to practice the martial arts.

    • Meeting Times: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Saturday, Varying times, 2nd Floor of the Gym
    • President:
    • Advisor: Joseph Reid, 541.851.5781
  • NASU – Native American Student Union

    NASU’s (Native American Student Union) goal, is to improve the experience for Native students while they are here at Oregon Tech, improve the relation between local tribes, Oregon Tech, and the community, and implement programs/standards that will help give our people a better future.

    We host/organize events, and programs that bring those three (Tribes, Oregon Tech, and the community) together; while also educating others about our culture.

    We also are here to support Native students and help them navigate the adversities that are present on and off campus.

    Contrary to popular belief, you do NOT have to be of Native heritage to join NASU; this club is open to ALL Oregon Tech students.


    • Meeting Times: In the Diversity Center (Contact us for meeting times)
    • President: Robert B. Huitt, Robert.huitt@oit.edu
    • Advisor: Kevin Brown, 541.885.1891
  • Newman Club

    The purpose of the Newman Club is to provide a fun environment for personal, spiritual, and social growth rooted in the Catholic faith, as well as pursue a more fruitful relationship with Christ.

    • Meeting Times: Thursday @ 5:30pm in Sunset
    • President: Kate McNamee
    • Advisor: Leticia Hill 541.885.1133
  • Nuclear Medicine Club

    To professionally represent and advocate for the nuclear medicine program on campus.

    • Meeting Times: Mondays, 2pm, DOW 112
    • President: Glenn Jennings
    • Advisor: Vanessa Bennett, 541.885.1574
  • OIT Magic the Gathering Club

    A club for students to play the Magic the Gathering CCG and promote an atmosphere of friendly competition and camaraderie.

    • Meeting Times: Friday @ 5 at Basin Gaming- 932 Klamath Avenue, Klamath Falls, OR 97601
    • President: Jeremy Burke
    • Advisor: Franny Howes 858.947.8343
  • Oregon Tech Cheer

    Our purpose is to enhance school pride and spirit by involving ourselves in a variety of campus activities and actively participating with other teams and clubs on campus. 

    • Meeting Times: Mon. - Fri. Times vary so check with us.
    • President: Shayne Phillips
    • Advisor: Priscilla Meredith 760.937.2623
  • Oregon Tech Engineers Club

    The purpose of this club is to provide students with a friendly and helpful atmosphere of knowledgeable individuals to enable students to engineer, build, and learn outside of their courses.

    • Meeting Times: MWF @ 12:00 in Upper CU
    • President: Jacob Braibish
    • Advisor: Jon Glen-Swanson- 541.885.1987
  • Oregon Tech Gaming Community

    The Oregon Tech Gaming Community consists of a growing network of friendly, helpful gamers. We play games, talk, and support one another.

    • Meeting Times: TBD
    • President: Ian Murphy
    • Advisor: Troy Scevers 503.830.2275
  • Oregon Tech Kava Club

    The purpose of the Oregon Tech Kava Club is to share the traditions associated with the Polynesian culture and provide a relaxing environment that fosters comradery among students by hosting a formal kava ceremony quarterly and a less formal kava session monthly.


    • Meeting Times: First Friday of every month place is still TBD
    • President: Jed Wildman
    • Advisor: Veronica Koehn 831.233.4929
  • Oregon Tech Psi Chi

    The purpose of the Oregon Tech Kava Club is to share the traditions associated with the Polynesian culture and provide a relaxing environment that fosters comradery among students by hosting a formal kava ceremony quarterly and a less formal kava session monthly.

    • Meeting Times: TBD
    • President: Daisy Tapia
    • Advisor: Amy Loukus 530.597.7863
  • Oregon Tech Robotics Club

    To pursue greater knowledge of robotics and develop innovative robotic designs for competition, research, and education; and to increase interest in science, technology, engineering, and math in the community.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2:00pm, Cornett 117
    • President: Nate Gardner
    • Advisor: Dongbin Lee, 541.885.1762
  • Pep Band

    Our purpose is to bring together people from all walks of life to achieve excellence in music.

    • Meeting Times: TBD
    • President:
    • Advisor: Robin Schwartz, 541.885.1398
  • Phi Beta Lambda

    Phi Beta Lambda Imagine building a portfolio of documented accomplishment as a complement to your academic experience. During a job interview, you can demonstrate how you served in a leadership position for the largest collegiate business student organization in the world. At the same time, you will have entered one or more professional competitive events where you have finished as the very best in the nation. If you are interested in developing leadership, communication, and team skills, or simply looking for an organization to meet and network with others at the local, state, or national levels; PBL is the organization for you.

    • Meeting Times: Tus. 2-3pm
    • President: Jeremie Haines
    • Advisor: Hallie Neupert 541.885.1480
  • Phi Delta Theta

    The brothers of the Oregon Delta chapter of Phi Delta Theta exhibit a cohesive bond of unity unlike any other club on the Oregon Tech campus. Our members come from diverse experiential and cultural backgrounds which stimulates the personal development of each person. Our involvement in the school and our community is unparalleled by any club on campus. We strive to bring out the best in each other and in ourselves. We pursue fellowship through common interests, service, and camaraderie. We offer acceptance regardless of race, religion, or social status and challenge each other every day to become better men than we were the day before. The men of Oregon Delta are a collegiate family.

    • Meeting Times: Sundays, 7pm, Upper CU
    • President: Michael House, michael.house@oit.edu
    • Advisor: Carl Agrifoglio, 541.887.0238
  • Philosophy Club

    This club will be designed to offer students the chance to express their opinions about complicated issues such as death, religion and science. The main goal is to open a discussion about life beyond the strict engineering guidelines provided in daily classes.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, TBA
    • President:
    • Advisor: Yasha Rohwer, 541.885.1942
  • Psychology Club

    Psychology Club is a great way for psychology majors to get together and raise awareness about the psychology program. The club is involved in many activities, such as community service. It also conducts numerous fundraisers during the school year to raise money for students to attend conferences in the spring and build a psychology scholarship. Conferences are a great place to learn more about the diverse field of psychology, meet others with similar interests, hear keynote speakers, and make connections that might be needed for students that intend on entering graduate school. We are always looking for students interested in joining; please contact the current president.

    Email:  psychologyclub@oit.edu

    • Meeting Times: 1st and 3rd Monday at 12:00 pm Semon Hall conference room & 2nd Weds at 4:30 at Matteo's coffee shop.
    • President: Brenda Odesha
    • Advisor: Dr. Kessler, 541-885-0849
  • Radiologic Science Club

    We the people of Radiologic Science Club, in order to perform a more perfect radiograph, establish quality, ensure lower radiation exposure, promote general welfare, and secure the education of ourselves and our successors, do ordain and promote the competency requirements of ARRT. Our club has adopted part of the Oregon highway which it helps maintain by picking up trash to give back to our local community. We support our younger classmates by helping prepare them for their practicals. We enjoy movie nights, bowling events, and participate in other club and school events. Our overall goal is to create community within the radiologic science department and build a healthy, fun learning environment.

    • Meeting Times: TBA, Dow Room E237
    • President: Bibiana Guerrero
    • Advisor: Don McDonnell, 541.851.5315
  • Renewable Energy Engineers

    Involving student engineers with research, networking, and local community volunteering, in a fun social environment.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2pm, Purvine Hall
    • President: Hannah Dimich
    • Advisor: Feng Shi, 541.885.1257
  • Respiratory Care Program

    To educate the community and students about respiratory care therapy.

    • Meeting Times: Every other Monday @ 3:30 pm, Dow Room E243
    • President: Megan Holland
    • Advisor: Jeff Pardy, 541.885.1541
  • Rowing Club

    To teach students lifelong physical fitness through the sport of rowing.

    • Meeting Times: Mon. & Wed. 4 to 5:30pm, Jim Kerns Crewhouse in Veteran's Memorial Park
    • President: Zachary Noeker, znoek56@cableone.net
    • Advisor: Eric Jensen, 503.709.7110
  • SADHA

    To improve the public's total health by ensuring access to quality oral health care.

    • Meeting Times: Wednesdays, Noon in TBD
    • President: Erin Burdick
    • Advisor: Janita Cope, 541.885.1352
  • Ski/Snowboard Club (Oregon Tech Riders)

    This club will promote fitness and comradery while making trips to local mountain resorts. Officers will learn how to handle business activities through purchasing and setting up these trips. We will also work towards getting our community service requirements met through fun group activities.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 1pm, TBD
    • President:
    • Advisor: James Ballard, 541.885.1653
  • SME

    The Society of Manufacturing Engineering has the goal to represent Oregon Tech by providing to the members a manufacturing sustainability mentality, and following this philosophy, be able to help the local community with social service.

    • Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 4:45 pm, Cornett Room 104
    • President: Kevin Meichtry
    • Advisor: David Culler, 541.885.1420
  • Society of Women Engineers

    We hope to provide a safe outlet for women in engineering, which is a male-dominated field. We will support each other, and reach out to other students pursuing engineering degrees as well as girls in the community to create a more comfortable and accepting environment.

    • Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 5pm, Women’s Resource Center
    • President: Meriele Kwok (Ashley)
    • Advisor: Irina Demeshko, 541.885.1456
  • Students for the Child

    Students for the Child is a student organization on campus that helps at risk children in their academics. Since the members are working with children, all tutors must be background checked. Students for the Child is affiliated with CASA of Klamath County and Friends of the Children.

    • Meeting Times: Saturday, TBA
    • President: Sana Rahmani,sana.rahmani@oit.edu
    • Advisor: Molly O'Shaughnessy, 541.885.1473
  • Students in Communications

    The purpose of the Oregon Tech Students in Communications (SIC) Club is to represent the students majoring in Communication Studies at Oregon Tech, support them while they pursue their degree, and assist them in fulfilling their needs as a Communication major. SIC is an affiliate of the Student Clubs of the National Communication Association.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 1pm in Semon Hall, Rm ?
    • President: Cort Cox
    • Advisor: Kevin Brown, 541.885.1891
  • Vascular Club

    The Vascular Club is a great way to expose yourself to the new way of medical imaging. We strive to help educate our members to become a part of the vascular ultrasound community. We participate in fundraisers that help the club raise money to go to conferences throughout Oregon, Washington, and California.

    • Meeting Times: Tuesdays, 2pm, Dow Room 103
    • President:
    • Advisor: Chris Caster, 541.885.1993

Questions? Contact Us

Zachary Pascual, Campus Club Officer - Klamath Falls

Shellie Johnson, Campus Clubs Officer- Wilsonville

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