Clubs and Organizations

Inspired by the Jesuit value of educating the whole person, Georgetown offers dynamic student programs that foster leadership development, complement the classroom experience and build community. If you are interested in joining some of the following clubs or would like to start one yourself, click here to send us an email

Clubs are grouped by athletic, cultural, social justice and special interests.

Athletic Clubs and Teams

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Cricket Club

The bonds of comradery and teamwork in the cricket club are famous at Georgetown. If you’re a team player, this is the club for you.

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Hoya Spikers

One of the most active clubs on campus, join the club to take part in friendly volleyball games and tournaments!

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Table Tennis Club

Think you can swing a racket? Test your mettle by joining the table tennis club and participate in our tournaments.

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Men’s Basketball Team

As part of the Qatar Universities Basketball League, the team focuses on building and maintaining fitness among its members.

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Women’s Basketball Team

Be healthy and build teamwork skills while participating in basketball tournaments in Qatar.

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Men’s Football Team

Part of the Qatar Universities Football League, the team plays tournaments focusing on building fitness, football skills and team spirit.

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Women’s Football Team

Focus on physical fitness and team spirit through playing matches in the local football league.

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Track and Field Club

Long-distance or short-distance, this club does it all! Join the track and field club and hone your running skills to the max!

Cultural Clubs

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South Asian Society

Are you South Asian or want to know more about South Asian cultures and languages?  Join the club to  build connections while discussing a variety of political, social and cultural topics.

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Film Society

Movie trips and trivia games – the film society does it all!

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Music, Arts & Culture Club

Embark on a journey of artistic and cultural discoveries– trips to the souq, museums or the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra – the possibilities are endless!

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Al Hilal Club

Whatever your faith and background, all are welcome to join Al Hilal’s discussions around pluralistic understandings and awareness of Islam.

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Al Liwan – Qatar Student Association

Engage with the local language, culture and social heritage of Qatar through creative mediums.

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Latin American and Caribbean Society

Expand your knowledge about the political, social and cultural aspects of Latin America and the Caribbean.

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African Students Association

Learn about the culture, politics, economy, and religion and celebrate the unique and diverse continent that is home for many GU-Q students.

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Black Student Association

Celebrates Black culture and create an environment that is free of racial profiling. Learn about issues that black communities face worldwide.

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GU-Q Muslim Students Association

A safe space for religious discourse, and an opportunity for religious learning, regardless of religious standing. 

Social Justice and Volunteering

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Students for Justice in Palestine

Get involved in dialogue and share the Palestinian culture with the Georgetown community.

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Amal Club

Volunteer to help and engage with the special needs community in Doha.


Hoya Empowerment and Learning Program (HELP)

Volunteer to teach language and life skills to workers and service providers within the Georgetown community.

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Human Rights Club

For those with a strong sense of justice, the human rights club focuses on educating the community about Human Rights Issues and resolutions.

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Student to Student Dialogue

Come build relationships and share experiences with students in conflict zones in Palestine and Iraq.

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Women’s Club

Explore gender-related issues through dialogue, workshops, and events.

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Hoyas Beyond the Margins

Participate in dialogues about inclusivity, including inter-racial, international, inter-ethnic, gender, sexual orientation, ability/disability, income groups and debility.

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Mental Health Society:  

Spread awareness and get rid of the taboo about talking about Mental health issues, such as depression, stress, and anxiety, especially among young people

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Women’s Wellness Alliance

Ulifts each other, mentally and physically and encourage a society that is more self-aware.

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Humane Society of Georgetown

Come learn and help raise awareness about cruelty against animals.

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The Diversity Initiative

Celebrate the diversity of cultures, philosophies, and experiences of the Hoya community in Qatar.

Special Interest Clubs

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Brainfood Club

Join your favorite professor for dinner! Come interact with faculty and staff members outside the academic setting.

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Georgetown Debating Union

If you love to argue, this is the club for you. Join to participate in debating competitions in Qatar and across the world.

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Georgetown Business Society (GBS)

Want the necessary tools and skills to join the corporate world? GBS is the place for you!

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Georgetown Investment Association (GIA)

Investing is an art. One that you can learn through workshops, training, and lectures organized by the GIA.

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Hoya Spirit Club

Engage with the Georgetown culture and learn what it truly means to be a Hoya.

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Performing Arts Club

Dance, sing or act your heart out! Dabkeh performances, Bollywood shows, or Theatre productions, the performing arts club wants to feature you!

Legal and Political Studies Association

Legal and Political Studies Association

Curious about the legal side of politics? The answers shall be revealed by the LPSA!

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Arabic for All

This is a chance to work on your Arabic language skills and integrate into Qatari culture.