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Student Life at Richmond Community College

We understand that a student’s college experience is much more than just what programs he or she studies or courses he or she takes –– student life plays a big part in one’s education.

At Richmond Community College, we offer plenty of opportunities for our Hamlet and Laurinburg, NC students to get involved on campus. Whether you’re interested in joining a club or student organization, or making new friends, we can provide you with opportunities to get the most out of your time at RCC.

Join One of Our Clubs in Hamlet & Laurinburg, NC

If you would like to connect with other students at RCC and get involved on- and off-campus, take a look at our list of student clubs in Laurinburg and Hamlet, NC.

Student Government Association

Advisor: Chris Gardner, csgardner@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1731

Student Government Association (SGA) was organized and chartered in 1967 and is responsible for governing students, assisting in the execution of institutional policies and maintaining an appropriate image of RCC in the community. Every student is a member of SGA and is welcome to get involved if he or she wants to be a part of any campus events and activities, or have a voice in college policies. Being a part of SGA is an educational experience and a great way to learn leadership and management skills. Scholarships are available for all officers.

Ambassadors

Advisor: Don Smeigh, drsmeigh@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1832

Student ambassador represent the college at different functions and help with recruiting efforts. A $500 scholarship is awarded to each ambassador per semester. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA, have completed or be scheduled to complete a total of 30 credit hours, and be nominated by a faculty or staff member.

Campus Crusade for Christ

Advisor: Devon Hall, dghall@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1912

Campus Crusade for Christ provides students with an opportunity to explore practical biblical issues relevant to college-aged students. Students and staff who have a desire to explore their personal spiritual development in a contemporary biblical worldview are encouraged to attend a meeting. Activities and events include, but are not limited to, video-based topical studies and group discussions.

Criminal Justice Club

Criminal Justice Club is designed for students who are interested in professionalism in related careers. Some of these careers include law enforcement and correctional officers. Events and activities include, but are not limited to, cookouts and food sales.

Future Leaders of Early Childhood (FLEC)

Advisor: Sheila Regan, saregan@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1908

The FLEC club is designed to encourage students in the curriculum to discover new ways to educate today’s children.

Human Services Club

Advisor: Amanda Faulk, abfaulk@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1920

Human Services Club is an opportunity for students to explore and learn more about human interaction and the meaning of being a human service professional. Activities include, but are not limited to, community projects, outreach and scholarship programs. This club strives to provide students with a sense of community pride.

HVAC Club

Advisor: Marcus X, mnx@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1846

The HVAC Club is comprised of students in the Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology Program. Club members practice their craft to become better technicians by providing community service in an HVAC capacity. They also take part in other projects that serve the community. 

National Society of Leadership and Success

The National Society of Leadership and Success was founded in 2001 with the sole purpose of creating lasting positive change. Beginning with a handful of chapters and no membership component, the Society now reaches more than 130,000 students around the world. The Society encourages community action, volunteerism, personal growth and strong leadership from its chapters and members around the world.

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Advisor: Elgin Emanuel, elemanuel@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1935

Phi Theta Kappa acknowledges students who work hard at keeping a high standard GPA. Students are invited to join based on their GPA. This club provides great honor and opportunities to establish a variety of scholarships.

Social Diversity Club

Advisor: Michael Fairley, mafairley@richmondcc.edu, (910) 410-1860

The Social Diversity Club’s purpose is to increase awareness of diversity. This is done by focusing on the characteristics that make each person unique, so that these unique characteristics can be celebrated.

Get plugged in with one of our clubs at Richmond Community College today by contacting the advisor listed above or reaching out to us online.