ABOUT Student Clubs

All MiraCosta College students are members of the Associated Student Government, which supports the projects and programs of many clubs catering to students with interests ranging from Business to Community Service. You can join — or lead — any of these organizations. Clubs meet the social and intellectual interests of students at MiraCosta College.

2016-2017 Recognized Clubs

CLUB PRESIDENT ADVISOR CO-ADVISOR
Accounting & Business Club Britt Rucker Eric Carstensen Gabriela Bryant
The Accounting/Business Club provides members and students of interest, who are interested in either Accounting or/and Business occupations with information related to both Accounting or/ and Business through various and useful activities with students, faculty and administration at MiraCosta College.
Meeting Day: Tuesday (OCN)/Friday (SEC) Time: 6-8pm/11:30-12:30 Location: Aztlan A&B / SAN202
       
Advocates for Change: Beyond Cell Walls Kurt Martin Thao Ha Christopher Toomey
This club aims to be a support system for formerly incarcerated students to navigate their way through higher education. The club will support these students by providing information about higher education and awareness about the resources available on campus. Club members will contribute to the creation of a prison to school pipeline where successful reentry programs on campus become institutionalized. Club members will also participate in outreach to the community to increase access to higher education for formerly incarcerated individuals.
Meeting Day: 2nd Tuesday   Time: 3-4pm Location: Temescal
       
Allied Health Occupations Hannah Fannin John Thomford Himgauri Kulkarni
The goal of Allied Health Occupations Club (AHOC) at Mira Costa College is to educate and bring students together
that are interested in entering any profession in the medical field. AHOC also gives volunteer opportunities as well as
activities to get students involved in the community. The club will also provide a forum where these students may
discuss their interests and interact with employed professionals at Club-sponsored seminars.
Meeting Day: TBA Time: TBA Location: TBA
       
Art Club Bruce Carrion Leah Cluff  
Art Club is a club for art enthusiasts! We are artists, fans, and supporters of all things art. We promote student artists by hosting art shows and various workshops on how to become professional working visual artists during and after college.
Meeting Day: Wednesday Time: 1:00-2:00pm Location: Ceramics Bldg. OC2100
       
Backstage Players Joseph Prete Andrew Layton Bryon Andersen
The Backstage Players (BSP) is a theatre and film club of MiraCosta. Our members are students, former students, and friends of MiraCosta Theatre and Film. Our mission is threefold: 1. To promote ensemble as we grow, learn, and explore theatre together; 2 - To share our knowledge, talents, and love for theatre with the campus and larger community; 3 - To support the MiraCosta Theatre and Film program by raising funds to assist students as they extend their study of theatre and film.
Meeting Day: Every other Wednesday   Time: 3:30-4:30pm Location: Theatre Bldg. OC2011
       
Black Student Union Aniesa Thomas Bruce Hoskins  
The purpose of the Black Student Union is to promote cultural unity with the student population and the community at large. The Black Student Union strives towards educational excellence, diversity, and creating a positive learning experience.
Meeting Day: Wednesdays Time: 12:30-1:30pm Location: Q Room
       
Chemistry Club Amber de Freites Thong Nguyen  
The Chemistry Club serves as a venue to foster community building centered around the field of chemistry and to communicate interests in that field while exploring different career opportunities.
Meeting Day: 1st Friday / 3rd Friday Time: 1:30-2:00pm / 12:00-12:30pm Location: OC4708 / San Elijo Student Activities
       
Chess Club Ronald Bradd Scott Fallstrom  
The Chess Club is a club where students of all experience in chess can meet and play chess. We will also go over theory, practice and learn about the best players in chess.
Meeting Day: Monday - Thursday   Time: 12:00-2:00pm Location: Pavilion
       
Chinese Club Jiangshan Wang Aubrey K. Roderick  

The purpose of the Chinese Club is to provide opportunities for association and interaction of students with interest in Chinese language and culture, and to promote student interest of Chinese language and culture at MiraCosta College.

Meeting Day: Every other Wednesday Time: 4:30-5:30pm Location: Aztlan A
       
Club IT Jeff Kosciuk Rick Cassoni  
Club IT is a student club focused on Information Technology related topics to augment student's knowledge learned in information technology, computer science, business, and other related courses. Club IT provides students with an opportunity to gain experience and knowledge working on real projects at MiraCosta, local nonprofits and small businesses. Club IT is a relaxed atmosphere where members can meet with like minded people to learn how to work smarter and not harder, and to have fun!
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Time: 4:00-5:30pm Location: OC4803 B
       
CodeTech Computer Club Chanel Carpenter Nery Champeton-Lamas Jene Pout
The CodeTech Computer Club encourages CompSci students to get together and work on projects as well as listen to industry speakers discuss information about the field.
Meeting Day: 1st & 3rd Mon/2nd & 4th Wed   Time: 3:30-5:30pm/6-8pm Location: OC4607
       
Dance Club Alyssa Cowie Dave Massey  
The Dance club consists of a group of students who are dedicated and willing to work toward an overall goal to travel as a team gaining knowledge and experience as dancers.
Meeting Day: Monday/Wednesday   Time: 12:50-1:50pm Location: Dance Studio OC5101
       
Democrats of MiraCosta College Kyle Bright Herschel Stern  
The Democrats of MiraCosta College is a political club on campus that works to get students involved in youth activism and their community. It provides them with a safe place to discuss politics and what they are passionate about. The club is open to everyone regardless of their party, views, or if they're registered to vote.
Meeting Day:  Mondays   Time: 3pm-4pm Location:  Club Room
       
Design Club Nicolas Macken David Parker  R. Chris Boehm
The Design Club (formerly Engineering, Architecture, and Design) allows for students from all related disciplines to grow and learn in a small community setting. Our goas and projects aim to equip students with the experience and oversight of the engineering, architecture, or design field with hands-on interaction, builds, tech-tallies, and guidance from faculty. The Design Club invites ambitious and creative innovators to join.
Meeting Day: Wednesday Time: 4-5pm Location: OC4532
       
Encuentros Club Samantha Mendoza David R. McField  
The purpose of Encuentros Leadership Club of MCC is to promote education as the tool to empower its members and community. We engage in community building activities through volunteerism, mentorship, and fundraising. We are affiliated with the Encuentros leadership non-profit organization to encourage and educate youth.
Meeting Day: Thursday Time: 2-3pm Location: Club Room
       
Film Club Allison Brunce William Gunn  
The purpose of the Film Club is to focus on film viewing and criticisim, as well as the opportunity to work on student film productions.
Meeting Day: Thursday Time:  1-2pm Location: Temescal/QRoom 
       
 Gender Equality Movement Allison Rafferty Sean Davis Leilani Pizano
The purpose of the Gender Equity Club is to advocate for, support and educate MiraCosta College and the community on the social, economic and political concerns within all genders.
Meeting Day: Monday  Time: 4:30-5pm Location: OC3451
       
Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) Vanessa Reynolds Steven Deineh Dara Perales
The objective of the Gay Straight Alliance of MiraCosta College is to create a safe space on campus that supports members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer community and their straight allies.
Meeting Day: Wednesday   Time: 11:30-12:30pm Location: Club Room
       
Horticulture Club Linda Villegas Claire Ehrlinger Megan Allison
The MiraCosta College Students Horticulture Club promotes horticulture interests and fellowship among the members by organizing various events. The club strives to provide educational, professional, and social opportunities through meetings.
Meeting Day: Every Other Tuesday (starting Feb. 14) Time: 3:30-4:45pm Location: OC7059
       
International Club Humay Deryagulyyeva Aubrey Kuan Roderick  
International Club of MCC is a club for people who have an interest in sharing their own cultures and learning about other cultures. Our club offers all kinds of activities such as International Fashion Show, International Halloween Musical Festival and other school activities.
Meeting Day: Wednesday Time: 2-3pm Location: Club Room
       
Intramural Sports Club Qrezal Carmona Patrick Conahan  
The Intramurals Club promotes participation in the intramural sports program offered through MiraCosta. We encourage our members to join events such as volleyball, basketball, soccer, hiking, flag football, and more.
Meeting Day: Various   Time: Various Location: Field, Gym
       
Italian Club Cassandra Castano Andrea Petri John Accomando
Welcome to the Italian Club of MiraCosta College. We offer a unique way to get engaged with the family like Italian culture right here at MiraCosta. Our desire is to unite students together under one club and expand our overall potential for educational success.
Meeting Day: TBA Time: TBA Location: TBA
       
Japanese Club Yuji Ishikawa Sayaka Neal J.D. Banks
The purpose of the Japanese club is to gather American, Japanese, and other Foreign students together and learn about Japanese Culture. Every month we have a cultural food day where we make various Japanese dishes. We also have movie days, karaoke days, and culture nights.
Meeting Day: Wednesdays Time: 3:45-4:45pm Location: Aztlan B
       
Japanese Club CLC Cambrin Riddle Sayaka Neal  
The purpose of the Japanese club is to gather American, Japanese, and other Foreign students together and learn about Japanese Culture. Every month we have a cultural food day where we make various Japanese dishes. We also have movie days, karaoke days, and culture nights.
Meeting Day: TBA   Time: TBA Location: TBA
       
Japanese Club San Elijo Miku Tanaka Sayaka Neal  
The purpose of the Japanese club is to gather American, Japanese, and other Foreign students together and learn about Japanese Culture. Every month we have a cultural food day where we make various Japanese dishes. We also have movie days, karaoke days, and culture nights.
Meeting Day:   Time: TBA Location: TBA
       
Leaders Under Civil Injustice Defending Dreams Eduardo Santos-Banos Sinar Lomeli Yessenia Balcazar
A group which concentrates on educating, integrating, and unifying both American and mixed status students and communities. Our goal is to promote a safe space any students experiencing federal distress due to a mixed status situation on a personal or secondary level. We are open to anyone who supports the cause or is passionate towards reaching a point of justified equality.
Meeting Day: TBA     Location: OC3445 (SJEC)
       
 League of Legends Club Nathan Tran Mark Yeager Nico Raisbock
The League of Legends Club offers a social and potentially competitive enivornment for students who play, or are intested in playing, the League of Legends game.
Meeting Day: Friday Time: 2-5pm Location: OC4610
       
Math Club Sarah Kinney Lemee Nakamura  
The Math Club provides a place for people passionate about math to practice for competitions, learn more about topics not covered in school, and to seek help from other like-minded people.
Meeting Day: Friday Time: 12-1:30pm Location: OC3607
       
MEChA Jonathan Baca Edward Pohlert Eduardo Agular/Geneva Sanchez
M.E.Ch.A. (Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan) is a Chicana/o organization which was founded at a conference held in Santa Barbara, California in 1968. M.E.Ch.A's primary responsibility is to the Chicana/o community.
Meeting Day: Tuesday Time: 9-10am Location: Q Room
       
Music & Media Club Brandon Bailey Dan Siegel  
This club consists of students interested in all forms of digital technology arts and music programs. Using media platforms for community outreach and personal career development.
Meeting Day:   Time: Location:
       
Music Club Bruno Saad Coppola Matt Falker  
This club provides a community of musicians and music appreciators within the MiraCosta College community and promotes music events in the region.
Meeting Day: Thursday   Time: 1:30-2:45pm Location: TBA
       
NAMI on Campus MiraCosta Alexis Garcia Krista Byrd
NAMI on Campus MiraCosta is a student-led campus club that helps to address the mental health needs of students and raise awareness among campus communities by providing peer support, education and advocacy. We strive to assist students with their physical, mental and emotional needs.
Meeting Day: 1st Friday/3rd Thursday Time: 1:30-2:30pm Location: Club Room
       
Nursing Student's Association Ashley Groves Roland Estrella Denise Omitt
A club for LVN, CAN and RN students interested in the field of nursing. Promotes health and wellness for the students and volunteers in various ways in the community. The club on campus is a local chapter for the National Student Nurses' Association.
Meeting Day: 1st Wednesday Time: 4:30-5:30pm Location: OC4440
       
Pacific Islander Student Union Ala Tiatia Thao Ha  Sean Davis
The Asian/Pacific Islander Student Union is dedicated to growing and strengthening the Asian Pacific Islander community at MiraCosta College.
Meeting Day: Tuesday   Time: 11-12pm Location: Q Room
       
Performance Writers Club (PWC) Natalie Guy Bruce Hoskins  Jakeel Harris
The purpose of the Performance Writers Club is to provide people with opportunities to explore their writing and be comfortable performing in front of others.
Meeting Day: Thursday Time: 3-4pm Location: Clock Tower
       
Photo Club Erinn Johnson Peggy Jones  
This club provides a forum for discussing various aspects of photography, to share techniques, and ideas for creative projects.
Meeting Day: Thursday Time: 5:30-6:00pm Location: OC2272
       
Puente Diversity Network Jacqueline Robledo Cynthia Cordova  
A diverse club for all students promoting higher education. The purpose is for all club members feel like they are part of the Puente familia. This club also takes part in giving back to the community through volunteering.
Meeting Day: Wednesday Time: 12-1pm Location: Q Room
       
 Rugby Club Liam O'Shea Keli Ross-Ma'u
The Rugby Club's purpose is to teach, develop and maintain a strong, well-organized and enduring rugby program for MiraCosta College students and to promotes and maintains the culture of rugby and its ideals of strong character, good sportsmanship, exemplary leadership, fair play, camaraderie, and respect for all players, coaches, referees and spectators.
Meeting Day: Friday Time: 12-2pm Location: Lower Soccer Field
       
Saraghae Kpop Isabella Gutierrez Aubrey Kuan Roderick Melissa Adao
A fan club for MiraCosta students who love all things Kpop
Meeting Day: Monday & Wednesday   Time: 1:30-2:30pm Location: Club Room
       
Social Justice & Equity Paige Anding David McField  
The Social Justice club's mission is to make the student body aware of social groups that are in need of recognition.
Meeting Day: Tuesday   Time: 10:20-11:20am Location: OC4803 B
       
Spanish Club Alexandra Morris Francisco Alvarez Diane Kemp Lopez
The Spanish Club focuses on expanding the practice and knowledge of the Spanish language by hosting weekly meetings in Spanish and playing language related games. The Spanish Club also raises awareness on the importance of continuing hispanic traditions.
Meeting Day: Thursday Time: 3-4pm Location: Club Room
       
STEM Research (formerly Club Biomed) Jeff Jaureguy Suzie Bailey  
The purpose of this organization is to provide all students who are interested in the various fields of biomedical research an opportunity to explore the potential for careers in the various disciplines within the field.
Meeting Day: TBA   Time: TBA Location: TBA
       
Super Smash Brothers Club Anthony Cabales Garrett Chaffin-Quiray  
The Super Smash Brothers Club offers a casual and competitive environment to MiraCosta students who play, or interested in playing, Super Smash Brothers.
Meeting Day: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

3pm-6pm & 1-6pm

  Location: Club Room
       
Table Top Club Mitchell Doucette Beth Powell  
A club whose mission is table-top gaming and camaraderie.
Meeting Day: Friday   Time: 1-2pm Location: Imperial Games, Vista
       
Tennis Club Nancy Navarrete Pamela Perry  
The Tennis Club is for students and faculty interested in learning how to play tennis, those who are experienced tennis players, the matches roles, practicing and overall enjoyment of the sport.
Meeting Day: Friday Time:  3-5pm Location: Tennis Courts
       
The Jordan Madison Hancock Stacy Ingham James Cavalier
The Jordan is a young adults ministry that meets to share the good news of the Gospel. The Jordan provides a safe place for students to take and learn about spiritual topics.
Meeting Day: Thursday   Time: 7:30-9:30pm Location: North Coast Church - Vista
       
Umoja Community Club Carolyn Goodspeed Cristine Sidela Joshua Henderson
A place where Umoja students can come and learn about African American culture and history. While strengthening
and encouraging each other to succeed in school.
Meeting Day: Tuesday   Time: 12-1pm Location: Club Room
       
Veterans Club Jerry Borja Rebecca Morgan Liz Draper
To provide a social group to help Veterans adjust to and become successful in civilian and college life; to promote college spirit and to establish and maintain fellowship amongst veterans and students on this campus.
Meeting Day: Wednesday Time: 1-2pm Location: Veterans Info Center OCT100