Student Life

The Student Activities Office (SAO) at Morton College serves the student body by providing opportunities, activities, programs, services and experiences that promote educational, cultural, recreational, social and personal growth.

Calendar of Events

Participation in Student Activities enhances the overall educational experience of students through the development of exposure and participation in campus activities, leadership training, student government, clubs, organizations and community service activities. Throughout the year, we offer a variety of events including:

Welcome
Week

Student Involvement Fair

Student Leadership Conference

Cultural events and workshops

Regional & National Conferences

Clubs and Organizations

There are 14 active student clubs and organizations of different interests. Student groups provide opportunities for students to broaden their experiences, develop leadership abilities, provide a sense of responsibility and give service to the college community.

Why get involved?

You will meet and associate with new people. Getting involved will help you explore lifelong or newfound interests. You will develop leadership skills that you can utilize in and out of the classroom. Plus, it looks really good on your résumé!

Join an Existing Club/Organization

Anime Gamers Union

AGU is open to students interested in Anime (Japanese animation) as well as electronic

Campus Activities Board

CAB is a student programming board that creates and produces campus activities

Art + Design
Club

The Broadway Club is open to all students who enjoy acting and singing in plays and original

Chaos Theory Dance Club

Learn about different genres of music and dance ranging from Hip-Hop, Latin and Hard-style.

Start a New Club/Organization

Resources

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  • Change or Addition of Club and Organization Advisor

    To update the SAO when the club/organization has decided to change or has welcomed a new advisor.
    Submit immediately after a change is made.

  • Advisor Registration

    For club advisors to understand roles and responsibilities and to obtain contact information.
    Submit by the third week of the fall semester.

  • Officer Roster

    To obtain the names of all club/organization officers.
    Submit by the final week of the spring semester.

  • Community Service Report Form

    To report the community service event conducted by clubs/organizations as required by the SAO.
    Submit two weeks prior to the end of the semester.

Student Government Association

Student Member of the Board of Trustees

The Student Trustee has the responsibility of representing all Morton College students as a non-voting member of the Morton College Board of Trustees. This position is highly sought-after on our campus and requires strong commitment, dedication and energy of the student. While the position is demanding, it is also an extremely rewarding experience.

By law, colleges are required to have student representation on the Board of Trustees governing the institution. This position, Student Trustee, is not only important to administration but also to the students.
Eligible students may apply for the position by completing an application form. One student trustee will be elected by the student body. The student trustee’s first responsibility is to attend the April Board of Trustees meeting.

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Services

Student ID

Students at Morton College are required to have a photo identification card to use certain facilities

Discount Tickets

Purchase discounted tickets to various events such as sporting events, AMC movie theaters & Six Flags Great America.

What is PRP?

A free student reward program to reward Panthers for their loyalty. Attend a variety of events and activities for your chance

Community Garden

If you are interested in participating in the Morton College Community Garden, please e-mail Michele Mohr at michele.mohr@morton.edu.

The garden is open to employees, students, and community members; however, priority is given to groups, clubs and organizations that involve students and have an educational component.

As always, Ms. Mohr will be available to provide assistance and guidance to individuals and groups who decide to participate.

Student Activities Office

E-mail the Student Activities Office at student.activities@morton.edu,
call us at (708) 656-8000,
Ext. 2262 or visit us in the Student Union (241C).