Community Activism/Service

Animal Rights Club


The purpose of this club is for students to promote awareness of responsible science, ethical consumerism, and environmentalism. Members advocate peaceful co-existence of humans and all of earth's creatures. This organization strives for enhancing the quality of life for animals and people.

Circle K

The objectives of this Kiwanis-sponsored organization are to provide a practical means of forming enduring friendships, to encourage participation in group activities and to provide service on campus and in the community.

Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Alliance 

Under the umbrella of the New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund, the Alliance strengthens the EOF program at Ocean County College by providing guest speakers, offering a support system to peers, providing leadership training, advocating for programming and legislative changes, and participating in the statewide EOF Alliance.

Environmental Club

An organization dedicated to environmental education awareness and action. Emphasis placed on grass-roots environmental networking and participation in state and national organizations. Participation includes outdoor activities, fun, and friends.

NJ Stars Club

The purpose of this organization is to foster friendship and social networking among the NJ STARS I students at Ocean County College, and to promote interest in and information about the NJ STARS II program and the transfer process.


Rotaract (Rotary)

The objectives of this Rotary-sponsored organization are to provide opportunities to develop leadership skills, encourage community and campus service, and create group activities with understanding and goodwill toward all people.

Student Health Advisory Council (SHAC)

The Student Health Advisory Council is an organization that has a great impact of the students at OCC.  Working in conjunction with the Health Services Department, this council brings health information to the most important people on campus--our students.  Open to all members of the student body, this organization provides students with the opportunity to express their concerns and ideas on health-related issues.


Students Learning about Politics (SLAP)

The purpose of this club is to expose students to various political philosophies and to enable students to meet with political candidates.