Lafayette is a close-knit, diverse community. With more than 250 clubs and organizations, 23 NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports, a vibrant arts scene, and much more, students have ample opportunities to work, serve others, and play.
Check out the music video about student life on our YouTube channel featuring the student band Tiny Hero Cavalry.Watch the video
Many students participate in our NCAA Division I athletics program, and there are plenty of other ways to have fun and stay fit on campus. Compete in one of 50 intramural sports, learn to rock-climb, or stretch your body in a Pilates class.Learn more about sports and wellness
Trek through nature with the Outdoors Club. Sharpen your oratory skills with the Debate Team. Keep your chops up with the Jazz Band. At Lafayette, you can find a club to suit you, or you may start your own.Learn about student clubs and activities
- Chinese Medicine 101 May 24, 2013Today my study abroad program took us on a field trip to learn about Chinese medicine. It was here that I learned about the Chinese philosophy surrounding yin-yang and traditional Chinese medicine practices. Many Chinese people believe that the yin-yang represents men and women and their inner energy. They think that the yin-yang represents how […]Megan Goodman
- Love requited May 23, 2013One of the wonderful things about going to Lafayette is the love you can find. Sure, I’m in a long-term relationship as I write this post but I’m talking about something a little different. A geekier sort of love in the form of academic pursuits. Since I’ve been here I’ve had the opportunity to really […]Peter Berexa
- Feri bhetaula America! May 21, 2013Standing in line to check in at Qatar Airlines, I already felt out of place. But not in a bad way. I enjoy showing up in a place where I don’t seem to belong. I have always felt that new and different experiences were good for me. I just arrived from Spain about 10 days […]Sarah Walko