The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion supports and provides resources for several student organizations on campus.
Black Student Union (BSU)
The purpose of this group is to provide a space for education, social networking, professional development, and community organization among its members. BSU seeks to educate and maintain the history African Americans.
The objective of CARE is to focus on national and international campaigns lead by the international organization CARE and bring them to the grassroot level on the Illinois College campus. CARE’s primary focus is to raise awareness about the treatment of women and girls in the international community.
IC Feminists is an organization that seeks to provide a forum where community members can discuss gender issues both on and off campus.
This group intends to enhance the quality of life and education for Hispanic/LatinX students at Illinois College while also promoting diversity and inclusion on campus.
Students for Sexual and Gender Equality (S.A.G.E)
The purpose of S.A.G.E is to increase general awareness of all sexual orientations and gender identities. These include, but are not limited to, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual identities (LGBTQIA). S.A.G.E hopes to educate IC about issues related to these identities while promoting open-mindedness and respect across campus.
Spectrum aspires to create a campus environment where LGBTQIA students are helping to better educate professional staff, faculty, and students about queer issues.
The purpose of this club is to create an environment where creativity can be expressed through dance while developing character, leadership, and individual responsibility.