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Public Service at the University of Virginia

Student Organizations Directory

The student organizations listed here are involved in service through local, national, and international community service activities, fundraising, and activism. Students self-select the public service category through the student organization registration process, and staff assign this category to administrative organizations.

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Madison House

Madison House is a non-profit organization, which provides approximately 3,000 students with regular volunteer opportunities at over 90 sites in the Charlottesville/Albemarle area. Madison House serves as an umbrella organization for 19 programs. Run by over 200 student program directors, each of these programs is unique in its mission and in its role in the community.

Mahogany Dance Troupe

Mahogany Dance Troupe was started in 1991 by seven African-American females with the mission of bringing African and African-American dance to the University community. Mahogany's first performance was at Spring Fling in 1992. Mahogany today boasts 50+ members and hosts 2 crowd-pleasing shows per year. Mahogany welcomes diversity but we hold true to our original mission of bringing black... More.

Mainland Student Network

Mainland Student Network (MSN) is an undergraduate student organization at UVA. The primary purpose of MSN is to promote a sense of friendship and network among students whose first language is Chinese and help them get accustomed to the life on Grounds. This group includes, but is not limited to, those who are from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, etc. The secondary purpose of MSN is to... More.

Makers Society at UVa

This organization aims to teach students useful skills pertaining  to a wide range of topics. Focus will be primarily on technology, but all topics are welcome. Ultimately we hope to better prepare creative thinkers to implement their ideas in the real world.

Malaysian Students Association

The Malaysian Students Association (MASA) is a club aimed to promote a general understanding and awareness of Malaysia. Our founding members are UVA students from Malaysia who are keen in sharing the unique and exotic lifestyle of their home country with the community at the University of Virginia. The club will hold regular meetings and participate in events organized by the University. We... More.

Male Educators on Disordered Eating

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ManiCURE for Muscular Dystrophy

Aside from buying supplies, 100% of the money MMD raises goes directly to MMDC. This objective of MMDC is to raise money for children with Muscular Dystrophy. Every year, the Muscular Dystrophy Association has a free one-week-long camp in Wakefield Richmond to give the kids an opportunity to blend in with others who have a similar disabilities. It is a great opportunity for them to learn... More.

March of Dimes at The University of Virginia

Our Collegiate Council's mission is to fulfill the local duties of the March of Dimes as a leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health.  These duties include improving the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.  By working closely with the March of Dimes national office and regional director, we plan to advocate,... More.

Marketing Club at Darden

The Marketing Club at Darden is committed to helping our members:<br /> - Understand the varied and exciting professional opportunities in marketing<br /> - Develop the necessary skills and experience to be successful in their career search<br /> - Build lasting personal relationships with peers, faculty, and alumni<br /> - Build strong professional relationships with... More.

Max Kade House 2009-2010

<b>Willkommen im Deutschen Haus!</b>Through the generous support of the University of Virginia and the&nbsp;<a href=""><u>Max-Kade-Foundation</u></a>&nbsp;in New York, the Department maintains a German House for undergraduate students. A native German graduate student and a UVa undergraduate oversee the house as... More.

Max Kade House 2010-2011

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McCormick Dormitories

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McIntire Department of Music

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McIntire Investment Institute

The McIntire Investment Institute (MII) is a nonprofit investment institute founded in 1995 by an endowment from John Griffin, a McIntire graduate. The actively managed fund of long and short equity positions totals over $500,000. The mission of the MII is to provide present and future McIntire and University students with an education in securities and portfolio management that is best... More.

McIntire School of Commerce Foundation

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McIntire School of Commerce Organizations

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Media, Entertainment &amp; Sports Club

<span style="color: black;">The Media, Entertainment, and Sports Club seeks to unite Darden students interested in working in areas of film, television, new media, professional sports, and other industries considered to be affiliated with media, entertainment, and/or sports. Our goal is to empower students in their career search so that they will be more informed about these industries... More.

Medical School Foundation

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Men's Club Basketball Team

An organization designed for athletes desiring to embrace their love of the game of Basketball at a higher, more competitive level.

Men's Club Lacrosse

The Virginia Men's Club Lacrosse team provides student athletes with a non-varsity alternative to play organized lacrosse in a competitive, yet fun environment. Students will have the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team that competes against other universities and lacrosse programs nationwide. As a club sport, we are completely student run and play throughout the year.&nbsp;... More.

Men's Club Volleyball Team

Participates in local, regional, and national intercollegiate tournaments. We have approximately 20 members and practice three times a week. The season runs throughout both the fall and spring semester, ending with a five-day national tournament in the spring.

Men's Ice Hockey Club

The Men's Club Ice Hockey Team competes in the ACCHL and provides the opportunity to play a competitive level of hockey here at the University of Virginia.

Mens Teams

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Mens Teams

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Metcalf-Lefevre 2010-2011

Welcome to Metcalf and Lefevre Dormitories!&nbsp; Metcalf and Lefevre make up the Association lovingly referred to as Metfevre.&nbsp; Here is everything you need to know about Metfevre:1. We are on the Quad.&nbsp; Boom.2. We are within walking distance of everything.3. We have laundry in Metcalf.4. We are named after two UVa professors.5. We have won IM Sports High Points champions... More.

Middle Eastern Leadership Council

The Middle Eastern Leadership Council is a working group bringing together leaders of the different Middle Eastern student organizations on Grounds. Its goals are to facilitate communication and exchange of ideas among the various organizations; to coordinate scheduling of events and activities; and to collaborate where possible on worthy projects.

Military Veterans @ UVa

This student organization is designed to offer a place for UVa undergraduate and graduate students who are military veterans to connect. UVa Students can share their experience as military veterans attending the university and support each other in their pursuit of a degree. Members will also learn of resources designed to assist them in their academic, personal, and professional development.... More.

Miller Center Foundation

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Miller Center of Public Affairs

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