Chatham University

Student Activities

Welcome to the Office of Student Activities! Student Activities at Chatham University is committed to student involvement on Chatham's campus and in the community. The office, which is located in the Carriage House, provides quality programming, leadership and community service opportunities to enrich students' out-of-classroom experience, maintains the Carriage House as the living room of campus, and advises Chatham's 60+ student organizations.

The Student Activities is committed to collaborating with other offices and student organizations to create an engaged campus community. Please explore this website to learn more about student organizations and campus events. Please email us at if you have any questions.

The Student Activities partners with several campus departments and student organizations to create a vibrant campus life with fun social and educational events for students. Each semester students can pick up a Student Activities Calendar that includes all the events for the semester. Students should regularly visit myChatham for updates!

The following are series events that happen each semester. These student favorites are a great way to get involved and meet new people:

  • Community Service and Volunteer Opportunities. Events vary to meet everyone's needs and give you a chance to volunteer in a variety of capacities.
  • Chatham After Hours is a late night and weekend programming on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights that keeps your weekends filled with fun events, which include date nights in Pittsburgh, pre-release movies, themed dances, sporting events and much more.
  • Student Organization Nights which provide student organizations an opportunity to bring their ideas of programs into fruition.


The Carriage House is the living room of campus and is staffed by Carriage House Programming Coordinators, who are student employees. These students' help run the building's operations, programs and events.

In addition to working in the Carriage House, the Chatham Activities Board is looking for students to join a committee to help plan programs on and off campus. Events can include dances, Pirates Games, Murder Mystery Dinner, Cedar Point trips and many more.

For more information about any positions offered by Student Activities email or call 412.365.2990.