Student Organizations


Student organizations at the Mailman School of Public Health serve to support our community, enhance the academic experience, advocate for social change, and increase cultural awareness. Participating in a student organization can help you get the most out of your education. Learn more about our student groups and develop your leadership and team building skills by getting involved. Each January, leadership in the student organization officer teams transition. For questions on current officer position openings or joining a student organization, contact Anya MacLachlan, Assistant Director of Student Affairs.

Registering a New Student Organization

In order to become a recognized student organization at the Mailman School of Public Health and receive funding from the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) for programming, each group must adhere to certain requirements. Please contact OSA to set up an initial meeting or to find out more about our existign student organizations below.

Current Student Organizations  

  • Advocates for Asian, Pacific Islander, Desi American Health
  • Bloom Girls Mentoring
  • Black and Latinx Student Caucus
  • Columbia Health Dispatch
  • Columbia Mailman Consulting Group
  • Future Healthcare Leaders
  • Healthcare Data Analytics
  • Food Policy & Obesity Prevention
  • Humanitarian Organization for Migration and Emergencies 
  • Mailman Students for Health Equity
  • Perspectives on Aging
  • Queer Health Taskforce
  • Student Disability Coalition 
  • Students for Environmental Action
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health Action Group 
  • Students for One Health
  • Trauma Free NYC-SAG