Get Involved

A True Aggie Experience

Activities & Events

USU Blanding welcomes and encourages students to GET INVOLVED - Join US!

Whether you're a new or returning student, we have exciting things to offer to enhance your college experience. Activities are held on campus for all current students. If you have an idea for an event, contact a USUSA Representative at: getinvolvedblanding@usu.edu

Check the  Events calendar to see what's happening for our USU Blanding students.


Areas of Involvement

Clubs & Organizations

Cultural Ambassador Performance Program

Clinton Behunin | clinton.behunin@usu.edu 
Club Meetings: Tues & Thurs | 7:30 am
Location: Arts & Events Center

The Cultural Ambassador Performance Program (CAPP) is a program available for credit as DANC 1010. CAPP shares cultural diversity through music and dance by performing at surrounding high schools, colleges, and parades.

Abajo Business Club

Meghan McFall | meghan.mcfall@usu.edu
Club Email: abajobc@usu.edu
Club Meetings: Friday | 11:00 am
Location: Quad

The Abajo Business Club (ABC) purpose is to improve knowledge of business-related subjects and improve the professional appearance of those who wish to learn. 

USU Student Nurses Association

Susan Dewar | susan.dewar@usu.edu 
Club Meetings: TBA
Location: Health, Science, Library Building (HSL)

Interested in the Nursing program? Join the USU Student Nurses Association to learn more about what it takes to become a nurse. Work with other students to fundraise for traveling costs and preparing for clinicals.

LDS Student Association

Justin Redd | http://lds.org/
Club Meetings: Wed | 7:00pm, Thurs | 6:30pm
Location: LDS Institute Building | 576 W. 200 S.

The Church of Latter Day Saints Student Association is an organization committed to bring the university and the institute together through activities, service and missionary work.

Global Community Leadership

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Club Meetings: N/A
Location: N/A

The Global Community Leadership (GCL) club works with study abroad programs to help advocate and fundraise for projects in small villages in Cambodia, Jamaica and Kenya. Apply today to spend your summer abroad!

AISES Robotics

Curtis Frazier | curtis.frazier@usu.edu
Location: Bradford Lee Tech Building (BLT) 

The American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is a club for students interested in STEM-related fields. Students are given the practical experience to engage in robotics. Each year students travel to compete in national events!

Journalism Club

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Club Meetings: N/A
Location: Bradford Lee Tech Building (BLT)

Share your writing and photography skills through the USU Blanding Campus Aggie Newsletter. Seek stories and share diverse perspectives as a student journalist. Dive into community events, campus highlights or world news.

E-Sports Club

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Club Meetings: N/A
Location: Quad

Exercise your skills and abilities while decreasing stress through our E-Sports Club! Enjoy time playing video games with friends and engaging in individual and team competitions. Bring a friend and come hangout with the club!

Campus Recreation & Wellness

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center offers an exercise and training room available to current USU Blanding students, faculty and staff. Stay Active & Healthy!

Hours:
CLOSED FOR CLEANING 
*Closed Weekends

Blanding Aggie Bikes

We offer free check out of bicycles & scooters to current students. All bikes & scooters are checked out are on a first-come, first-served basis.

See Aggie Bikes for more information.

Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC)

The Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC) is the on-campus food pantry. It provides free canned and non-perishable food for students in need.
Any Aggie with a USU Blanding ID can come to the SNAC once a week.

*Located in the USUSA Office, Quad | 2nd floor

SJ Wellness Center - Student Pass

USU Blanding students enrolled in classes, paying student body fees, have access with a student pass, to the San Juan Wellness Center the first day of each semester. Take advantage of two full basketball/volleyball courts, enjoy free community instructional workout classes in the aerobics room or workout using the fitness center. *Outside pool is open only during the summer months.

Sign up for a student pass HERE
A $10 key card fee applies.

*Contact USUSA for help or questions at
getinvolvedblanding@usu.edu

Recreational Sports

Students have access to sports equipment for  check out during the semester, available for free.  All equipment checked out is on a first come, first-serve basis and same day use. A valid student ID is required to check out any of the following:

  • Golf Frisbees
  • Basketballs
  • Volleyballs
  • Footballs
  • Softballs
  • Baseballs/bats
*Users are responsible for lost, stolen or damaged equipment.

Service Opportunities

Care About the Environment

Find ways to care about the environment.

USU Blanding recycles all grades of paper products around campus. Green bins are located in each building. Drop-off your recycled items today!

Volunteer Programs

Want to contribute to the community and university?

Check out our page for volunteer opportunities that we need your help with!

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." ~ Margaret Mead