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Groups and Clubs

Our groups and clubs provide the opportunity to discuss ideas and promote their growth.​

Startup Mason

This group—open to students, faculty, staff, and local entrepreneurs—hosts speakers, visits startups, holds practice pitch sessions, and runs social events. Startup Mason meets biweekly. Find us on Facebook.

Laboratory for IT Entrepreneurship

LITE promotes information technology entrepreneurship, but you don't need to be an engineering student to participate. You only need an idea that uses IT to solve a problem. LITE offers seminars, technical advice, competitions, and prototyping. It also connects business-minded students with engineering-minded students, helping IT ideas become marketable products.

Mason Innovation Lab

This lab's entrepreneurship program is open to Mason students from all colleges and departments. Teams are accepted through an application process. The lab provides business model development, lab space, pitch practice, and interaction with the DC/NOVA entrepreneurship community.

GMU Entrepreneurship Club

This organization is open to students of all majors who want to learn about and get involved with entrepreneurship in the Washington, D.C. metro area. The supportive network of entrepreneurs learns together, shares business knowledge, and assists members with entering markets and maximizing profits. Find us on Facebook.

American Society of Civil Engineers, Mason Chapter

ASCE develops your leadership skills and practical abilities while connecting you to a network of professionals. It also inspires creative outlets through activities and competitions. Find us on Facebook.

Engineers for International Development, Mason Chapter

EfID students participate in community-driven development programs both locally and worldwide through the design and implementation of sustainable engineering projects. Find us on Facebook.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Mason Chapter

GMU IEEE enhances the professional development of student members who can attend conferences, participate in competitions, and get notifications about internships. Find us on Facebook.

MedX Global, Mason Chapter

MedX focuses on the intersection of medicine and globalization, acting as an extension of traditional health sciences. Students get involved with multidisciplinary applications. Find us on Facebook.

Women of Color in STEM at Mason

This organization provides guidance, mentoring, and academic moral support to encourage women of color to study and conduct research in STEM fields. Find us on Facebook.

Student-Run Computing and Technology

SRCT (pronounced "circuit") provides students with the resources they need to develop projects and services that will benefit the Mason community. Members gain development experience and connect with mentors and friends of similar interests. Find us on Facebook.

The National Society of Black Engineers, Mason Chapter

The NSBE works to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally, and have a positive impact on the community. Find us on Facebook.

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Mason Chapter

The SHPE focuses on professional development, with guest speakers, workshops, and study sessions, and provides connections to internships. Find us on Facebook.

Student Green Patriots

This outreach program helps students get work experience in sustainability fields, build green-job skills, and develop innovative green projects. Find us on Facebook.

Patriot Hackers

This student-run cybersecurity-focused group discusses industry concepts and boosts members' skills in this growing and innovative field. Find us on Facebook.