Student Group Services

Where involvement begins.

About Us

Student Group Services is a service of the Students’ Union for the support and management of student groups on campus. SGS is responsible for overseeing the registration of groups with the University, the Graduate Students Association, and Students’ Union. The Student Group Services Staff consists of one full-time Program Lead and one full-time Assistant Program Lead.

Mission Statement
To actively support and develop the members of student groups so they can function at a high level and consequently contribute to forming a well rounded, positive, vibrant, and creative campus community.

What do YOU want to do?

Getting involved in a student group is a great way to meet fellow students and add an element of excitement to your time on campus. Whatever interests you may have – academic, cultural, recreational, political – there’s probably a student group that’s right for you. And if you can't find it, we'll help you start it! Recognized student groups enjoy a variety of benefits, including access to funding, campus space booking privileges, and more!

Student Group Services assists over 400 active student groups on campus. These include:

  • Men’s and Women’s Fraternities
  • Political
  • Hobby/Interest
  • Religious
  • Leadership
  • Social Justice/Public Service
  • Games and Recreation

No matter what your interest, there’s a group that’s right for you. Let us help you find them!

Come Visit!

SGS is located in 0-81 Student Life Central, lower level SUB! Be sure to first check in with the Student Life Central desk when you come by, as the staff there are eager to help you and are full of answers. If you require further assistance they will be able to direct you to us or help schedule a meeting.

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09:00am - 5:00pm
Monday to Friday


Student Group Services Office
0-81 Student Life Central
Students' Union Building
University of Alberta
8900 - 114 Street NW
Edmonton, AB
T6G 2J7