Asian/Pacific Islander Organizations
Asian Students in America
Our purpose is to serve as an outlet outside the classroom where students with interests in Asian culture, heritage, or any other Asian-related interests may come together to promote unity, fellowship, professionalism and help promote a stronger Asian awareness.
Association of Filipino Students
The Association of Filipino Students (AFS) exists to encourage academic achievement to promote social interaction and to raise cultural, political, and community awareness among its members and also to the outside community.
The Japanese Club's purpose is to promote Japanese culture (language, entertainment, technology, customs, sports, cuisine, etc.) to the USF community and to allow students to interact with similarly interested individuals through activities and social development.
Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers
The main missions of the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers are to help Asian heritage scientists and engineers reach their full potential in the global work force, promote diversity on campus and in workplace, and to provide community service opportunities to its members.
Students of India Association
We aim on sharing culture and tradition by celebrating and building a strong community with both undergraduate and graduate students, in order to pave a better future for students and USF.
Thai Student Association at USF
To represent the unified voice of Thai people in USF. To display to the world the enriched, beautiful aspects of Thai culture. To assist new Thai students in adapting to foreign environment and culture. To provide reliable academic/non-academic information about USF to prospective Thai students. To strengthen bonds amongst Thai students, as well as acquaint Thai students with international students through creative activities.
Vietnamese Student Association
We are an organization that strives to educate and spread information about Vietnamese culture to the USF community and the Tampa Bay community. We host General Body Meetings (GBM's) that focus on a certain aspect in Vietnamese culture and present it to our members and we also host ice breakers within our meetings. We also have Socials with other organizations to spread cultural awareness and provide a great opportunity for members to make meet n