Belonging to a student organization is a great way to gain valuable experience to help build leadership skills and community spirit, as well as social and cultural awareness.
The UWF Student Chapter of Association for Information Systems (AIS) is the student chapter of an international professional organization that aims to advance knowledge in the use of information technology to improve organizational performance and individual quality of life.
Some of the specific purposes of AIS are to [a] create a vision for the future of the IS field and profession, [b] establish standards of practice, ethics and education where appropriate, [c] promote high professional standards, [d] promote the growth of information systems, [e] improve the profession's quality throughout the world, [f] improve curricula, pedagogy, and other aspects of IS education, [g] cooperate with other organizations interested in the advancement and practice of information systems, and [h] stimulate research about information systems.
Membership in the UWF Student Chapter of AIS is open to all students, faculty and staff of all fields at the University of West Florida.
Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community.