PV Clubs

PV Clubs

Student Clubs and Organizations are a great way to get involved here at PVCC.

There are currently over 20 active clubs and organizations that cover all interests.

If you can’t find a student club and/or organization that interests you, you can start your own!

How Can I Start A Club?

The Club Hub is the Clubs/Organizations Resource Center for PVCC.  Here you will find information on all the clubs and organizations we offer, as well as campus events & activities, schedules, resources and policies, forms and the latest training dates

Club Zeitgeist -

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It's a Movement!

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Phi Theta Kappa

Phi Theta Kappa is designated as the official honor society for America's two-year colleges by the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges. Phi Theta Kappa of Paradise Valley Community College exists to recognize and encourage scholarship among associate degree students, to provide an opportunity for the development of leadership and service, to provide an opportunity for the development of leadership and service, to provide a climate to exchange ideas and ideals, and to stimulate interest in continuing academic excellence. In keeping with these ideals and standards, we do ordain and establish this constitution.

Stephen Nicoloff 602.787.6676


Ryan Martin 602.787.7242


Student Government Club

Mike Ho 602.787.7240


AWARE Club (Adults Who Are Returning to Education) - We, the re-entry students of Paradise Valley Community College, in order to encourage adult's active return to education, do hereby establish this constitution.

Donna Mosher 602.787.6543


Christian Challenge

Randy Babick 602.787.6857


Diversity INC. 

Rowdy Duncan 602.787.


HANDS Club- H.A.N.D.S. is an early childhood collaborative united in an effort to provide resources, support and mentoring to new students entering the Early Childhood Education field; creating alliances with other organizations in order to further professional development; advocating for the recognition and advancement of those in the field of ECE and instilling in its members of provocation to action and activism on the behalf of young children.

Ana Stigsson 602.787.6790


LDSSA Club - I) Provide a varied program of activities such as service projects, student social activities, and religious discussion. We will donate a minimum of 20 hours per academic year to the community and/or Paradise Valley Community College. II) Motivate Latter-day Saint Student Association members to develop spiritually, mentally, socially, and physically; and to become a positive influence on the Paradise Valley Community College campus. To attain this, the association will provide weekly religious discussions where everyone can learn to be given opportunities of leadership. III) LDSSA relates specifically to Religion and the study of Humanities, and Social & Behavioral Science.

David Barney 


MEChA ClubThe purpose of Razas Unidas/M.E.Ch.A is to provide educational and social support for students of all ethnicity, to provide a forum of cultural exchange, to establish a voice through which students issues can be addressed, and to enhance learning and growth opportunities for all students.

Student Life 602.787.7240


Diana Manjon 602.493.2602


Student Christian Association - I) The SCA/PVCC will assist students in establishing their goals in spiritual, intellectual, emotional and social development. We believe that "All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; that the man of God may be adequate, equipped or every good work." (2 TIM 3:16:17) II) The Association will provide varied programs and activities such as volunteer community and college service projects, student social activities, and student development in educating the "whole person." The SCA/PVCC will assist each member in becoming spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, and socially mature, and, in becoming mature, be a positive influence in the whole community. III) The SCA/PVCC relates to Religion and to the study of Humanities, Philosophy, and the Social Sciences.

Sam Trommler


Student Veterans of America - The Veteran's Association will disseminate valuable information to the entire PVCC student population concerning Veteran benefits; it will organize worthwhile projects and events pertaining to Veteran needs and issues, as well as, provide a social group to help Veterans adjust to and become successful in civilian and college life.



The United Nations of Students, otherwise known as UNoS, is a student club at PVCC. It is open to ALL students attending PVCC. UNoS is an exciting club that explores different cultures and explodes with diversity. Students from near and far gather! Come to make friends, learn, share your stories, and be a part of this amazing club! The club meets on the 2nd and 4th WEDNESDAY of each month at the PVCC Buxton Library from 3:30 - 4:30pm.

Lili Kang: 602-787-7209li.kang@paradisevalley.edu

Anthropology Club  - The purpose of the anthropology club is to provide full and part-time students educational and social support for learning and experiencing the sub-disciplines of anthropology and to enhance learning and growth opportunities for all students.

Doss Powell 602.787.6681

Astronomy Club - The purpose of the Astronomy Club, is to generate and sustain interest among students, and the public, in the field of Astronomy and other related scientific fields, such as, Physics, Mathematics, Geology, and Chemistry. The aim of the Astronomy Club is to enhance the knowledge of the public concerning Astronomy and other related scientific fields by conducting at least 20 hours of community service per academic year.

Jenny Weitz 602.787.6818


HOSA (Health Occupational Student Association)

The PVCC chapter supports the mission of AzHosa to promote career opportunities in health care and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.  The club is intended for students pursuing any health care career:  Body or Mind, Human or Veterinary, Clinical or Research.  Activities will include professional development workshops, volunteer events, special guest speakers, hospital tours, and a Desert Medicinals workshop at the Cave Creek Desert Awareness Park.

Doug Martin 


Janice Podwika


Pre-Pharmacy Club - The purpose of this organization shall be to prepare members for admission into pharmacy school. By interaction with various distinguished guest speaker, we help expose members to the pharmacy field. We encourage our members to be involved in the community by offering volunteer opportunities. Not only does the pre-pharmacy club help members strive academically, but also the club offers support and social interaction through club meeting and social gatherings.

Satinder Bains602.787.6586


Psychology Club - The purpose and goal of the PVCC Psychology Club is to benefit the campus and community, develop research skills, gain a better understanding of psychology, to build up strong interpersonal relationships, and to get involved in the many aspects of campus life. Above all else, Psychology Club exists to encourage its members to embrace the opportunity to expand their knowledge on the subject of psychology.

Julie Lazzara 


Student Nurses Association - a) Assume responsibility for contributing to nursing education in order to provide the highest quality graduates in preparation for the nursing profession. b) Provide programs representative of fundamental and current professional interests and concerns related to nursing preparation. c) Aid in the development of the whole person, his/her professional role, and his/her responsibility for the health care of people in all walks of life.

Nelly Peterson 


Club Ed (Education)- The purpose of Club of Club Ed is to provide students who are interested in exploring possible educational career options a variety of educational and supportive opportunities.

Meggin Kirk

ANIME Club - The purpose of this organization is to cultivate the discussion and analysis of Japanese animation, its history, influences, and its effects on international culture.

Please contact Student Life for more info! 602-787-7240

CAST (College Artists' of Society)- To provide a structured environment that allows its members to hone and develop their skills as performing artists.

Andrea Robertson


Dance Club

Sonia Valle 602.787.6808


Desperado Club - The Desperado LGBT Film Festival Club supports the Vision and Mission of the college by showcasing films that promote understanding of complex issues and initiatives that create positive social change, promote inclusion, and illustrate the importance of cross cultural communication.

Dale Heuser 602.787.7276


Film Club - The purpose of the Film Club is to bring together student filmmakers, student actors, and students interested in the film industry. The Film Club's aim is to open new horizons for students interested in the film industry and teach the many facets of film making (i.e. make-up, wardrobe, pre-production, production, editing, etc.)

Please contact Student Life for more info! 602-787-7240

Partners in Art - The purpose of the Partners in Art Club is to offer to all PVCC students a forum for support and artistic opportunities in the arts. Members will have the opportunity to share artistic ideas in a social setting, to become more involved in the various campus arts programs, and to establish a cultural and artistic voice at PVCC.

Please contact Student Life for more info!

Business Computer Club - The purpose of the Business and Computer Club is to generate and sustain interest among students, and the public, in the field of contemporary business and computer technology. The aim of the Business and Computer Club is to enhance the knowledge of the public concerning business and computer technology by conducting at lest 20 hours of community service per academic year.

Brian Quarles 602.787.6896


Club Zeitgeist -

It's a Club...

It's Initiatives...

It's a Movement!

Questions? Want to join the movement? Check us out!

Club Resources

Submit your Club Meeting/Event on our Calendar
Club Advisor Handbook
How to Request FUNDS
How to Start A Club
Recognition and Renewal Form
Advisor Update Form