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Student Organizations

​​​The following societies and student organizations are relevant to students in the Neuroscience Program. The student organizations are run by Neuroscience and College of Science and Health students. Getting involved in an organization that interests you will enhance your experience at DePaul. For more information and details about these organizations, check out the DePaul Student Organization webpage and DeHUB.

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Neuroscience Societies

Neuroscience Student Organizations

DePaul Neuroscience Club (DPNC)

The mission of this club is to educate, expose, and engage the DePaul community in the multi-disciplinary field of Neuroscience. DPNC seeks to empower individuals interested in helping others through the advancement of neuroscience. Please join the DePaul Neuroscience Club via DeHub​.

Nu Rho Psi​​

Nu Rho Psi is the National Honor Society in Neuroscience, founded in 2006 by the Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience. The DePaul University Chapter was chartered January 31, 2018. The purpose of Nu Rho Psi is to: (1) encourage professional interest and excellence in scholarship, particularly in neuroscience; (2) award recognition to students who have achieved such excellence in scholarship; (3) advance the discipline of neuroscience; (4) encourage intellectual and social interaction between students, faculty, and professionals in neuroscience and related fields; (5) promote career development in neuroscience and related fields; (6) increase public awareness of neuroscience and its benefits for the individual and society; and (7) encourage service to the community. Membership in the honor society is by emailed invitation based on major, credit hours earned, and GPA. Students interested in participating in the honor society before they are officially inducted can do so as provisional members.​ Contact Nu Rho Psi at:

DePaul Life Sciences and Pre-Med Club

DePaul Life Sciences and Pre-Med Club is the umbrella organization that provides resources for individuals interested in post-graduate careers/studies in health fields as well as topics of interest to students in the life sciences. Contact the Life Sciences and Pre-Med Club at:

Pre-Health Advising Committee Student Organization (PACSO)

The Pre-Health Advising Committee encompasses all pre-health students and aims to expose them to their career of interest, educate them in the necessary requirements for entrance into their respective graduate schools, prepare them for the Pre-Health Advising Committee group interview, and set up meetings with graduate schools to aid the student with networking. Contact PACSO at:

Biotechnology Club

The Biotechnology Club is designed to offer extracurricular activities of interest to all students interested in any of the exciting fields of biotechnology or modern biology, as well as to help support and encourage students interested in biotechnology. Contact the Biotechnology Club at:

Psi Chi Honor Society/ Psychology Club

The Psi Chi Honor Society and Psychology Club hosts monthly events to all students that are specifically geared towards succeeding as a psychology student. They also provide a matchmaking website that allows students to access potential research labs and internship opportunities. Contact Psi Chi Honor Society at: