lmu clss student organizations

Grupo Folklorico de LMU

Grupo Folklórico de LMU is a group of students that come together to celebrate the richness of Mexican folkloric culture within the LMU community.

Latino Business Student Association

Latino Business Student Association (LBSA) educates and stimulates the student to develop awareness in all aspects of business and related careers. This is accomplished through personal contact with key representatives from major companies. Internship placement and development of resume writing skills through information sessions.

Latino Student Union

The vision of the Latino Student Union is to create an inclusive and diverse group on campus that will support the holistic development of the Latino/a community here at Loyola Marymount University to reach its full potential. LSU seeks to collaborate with other organizations on campus, including but not limited to multiethnic organizations, in order to create a more connected student body at this University. LSU will encourage and facilitate the development of its constituents academically, professionally, culturally, spiritually, and politically. The organization will build community amongst ourselves so as to better address all of the issues affecting the Latino identity and culture.

Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana/o de Aztlan

Movimiento Estudiantil Chicana/o de Aztlan (M.E.Ch.A.) is a student organization on the LMU campus that focuses on the political, social and educational experience of the Chicano/a, Latina/o. M.E.Ch.A. is committed to educating ourselves about our culture, the interaction of the people within our culture, and the role of Chicanas/os in our LMU community and in the larger society. M.E.Ch.A. is open to all students wishing to impact their experiences/thoughts and/or learn about the Chicano/a community through general meetings, social and cultural events, guest speakers, religious events, trips, etc.


RESILIENCE is a support network for undocumented students/allies within the LMU Community and outside of LMU that consists of faculty, staff, and outside organizations. Together we work in collaboration to offer resources and a safe environment to undocumented students and allies. As activists, we seek to be leaders in the campus-wide conversation surrounding immigration, as well as connecting to external forces in the cooperative effort to unite the immigrant community.

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)'s purpose is to promote careers in Science and Engineering in the Latino community. Members recruit junior and high school level Latino students, retain LMU Science and Engineering students and assists in the development of communication skills through workshops.

Spanish Club

The Spanish Club organizes different cultural activities related to the Latino/Hispanic world (i.e. movie nights, poetry readings, Día de los Muertos celebration) throughout the academic year. La Voz: An undergraduate journal published by the Spanish club. It includes research papers, creative writing (i.e. short stories, poetry) and artistic work.

Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity, Inc.

Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity is a social fraternity that was founded in 1986 at the University of Iowa. It is based on cultural understanding and wisdom. They believe in the principles of fairness, opportunity, and in the equality of all men no matter what their race, culture or ethnicity. Our biggest goal is to see that all of society can realize the importance of these three principles. In order to achieve this goal they all strive to model these behaviors and present themselves in a gentlemanly and educated fashion.

Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority, Inc.

Sigma Lambda Gamma is a sisterhood of women who have chosen this affiliation as a manner to achieve personal development and awareness to the responsibility of community involvement for the betterment of our local, regional, national and global communities. Today, Sigma Lambda Gamma is the largest, historically Latina-based national sorority with a multicultural membership in chapters and alumnae associations throughout the United States.