Get Involved with Student Life

Get Involved in Student Life at Ferris


There are hundreds of opportunities to enjoy student life and get involved in our campus community – and our Center for Leadership, Activities and Career Services is ready to help you explore them all.

Ferris boasts more than 220 academic, professional, Greek, social, political, faith-based or athletic registered student organizations that enrich student life and the lives of others. Visit our Registered Student Organizations Center to learn more.

Bulldogs have lots of events to be excited about, from celebrations and mixers for Founder’s Day and Homecoming to live entertainment like concerts and comedians. You can take the stage, too, in one of our bands, our theater program or lip sync and step show competitions.

Don’t forget to build your résumé with our unique volunteer and leadership opportunities, too. Ferris students logged more than 48,000 volunteer hours in the 2015-16 academic year, and we offer multiple for-credit and non-credit leadership development programs.

Learn more about student activities at Ferris.

Bulldogs are a community of people and perspectives from all over the United States and around the world. We are proud to be a diverse university, and believe that learning from each other is one of the best parts of the college experience. Ferris offers a variety of Study Abroad programs and partnerships with international universities to help both domestic and international students expand their horizons.

Learn more about International Education at Ferris.

Athletics are an important tradition at Ferris, whether you’re cheering on one of our nationally ranked teams or getting in on the action. Learn more about athletic and fitness opportunities at Ferris.