Clubs & Organizations

Johnson University offers a variety of organizations and activities for students. The Student Services and Student Life programs on each campus provide students with opportunities to grow spiritually, build friendships, participate in recreation and social activities, and develop leadership and relationship skills that will benefit them for a lifetime.

Tennessee

On the Tennessee campus, students in the dorms participate in hall devotions, hall social activities, and periodic open houses. Campus programs, often offered in conjunction with the Student Government Association, include an annual Community Service Day, coffee houses, monthly worship nights, bonfires, fun study breaks at midterms and finals, pizza parties, Founders’ Day fun day, and a drama production in the spring semester. Students are also treated to a Christmas meal and program at the annual Miller-Scott banquet.

Clubs and Organizations Include:

Catena Links (A group to connect non-traditional and commuting women students with the Johnson community.)
Cheerleading Club
Drama Productions
First GEAR (First Generation College Students)
Harvesters (Missions Emphasis Small Group)
International Student Association (ISA)
Intramural Sports
Royal Wellness
Students Promoting Social Unity (SPSU)
Society of Preaching
Scripture Memory Group
University Hiking Club
Ultimate Frisbee

 

Other student groups require application, nomination, or an audition:

Recruitment Teams

Recruitment Teams are small, carefully selected student teams that travel nationwide throughout the summer to assist with summer camps and promote Johnson University. The teams are comprised of students from varying programs of study, with differing talents, personalities, and backgrounds. Each student is carefully chosen to represent the university with excellence.

Presidential Ambassadors

Presidential Ambassadors are students nominated by faculty and staff. Ambassadors volunteer their time to represent the University in a variety of ways including serving at banquets and special events, assisting with Homecoming, picking up or dropping off special guests visiting campus, supporting guest services during special events, and serving as college representatives at conferences.

Vox Royale

This select, primarily a cappella ensemble is open to any student or community member by audition. The ensemble performs a wide repertoire of music and represents Johnson University at events, retreats, conferences, and worship services on and off campus. The group rehearses twice a week.

University Choir

University Choir is a select ensemble open to any student, faculty, staff, or community member. The choir prepares two concerts each year and sings in campus programs including Festival of Christmas Joy, Lessons & Carols, Homecoming, and Commencement. The choir occasionally represents Johnson University at select events, conferences, and local churches.

Royal Scribe

The Royal Scribe is Johnson University Tennessee’s student publication. Students develop journalistic skills while reporting!

 

Florida

On the Florida campus, Student Life regularly offers a variety of social, intramural, recreational, and fellowship opportunities including weekly “REC the SUB” games, Friday Night Fun activities, a secret sister Christmas party, study night in the library, a Super Bowl party, “Galentine’s Day,” and summer ice cream potlucks.

Florida’s Student Government Association provides a well-attended worship program on Thursday nights and maintains a strong campus community through student events like Fall Fling, the Fall Harvest Party, the Christmas banquet, end-of-semester Exam Jams, Spirit Week, a diversity dinner, the “Suns Out Guns Out” water gun competition, a spring picnic/banquet, and graduating senior gifts.

Clubs and organizations include:

First GEAR (First Generation College Students)
Harvesters (Missions Emphasis Small Group)
Intramural Sports
The Chat Room
Student Recreation

 

Other student groups require application, nomination, or an audition:

Recruitment Teams

Recruitment Teams are small, carefully selected student teams that travel nationwide throughout the summer to assist with summer camps and promote Johnson University. The teams are comprised of students from varying programs of study, with differing talents, personalities, and backgrounds. Each student is carefully chosen to represent the university with excellence.

The Campus Choir and Choral Society

This group includes JUFL students and adults from the community. It is open to all students without an audition. The group performs at the annual “Night of Noel” concert on campus during the Christmas season and also in area churches, at Epcot’s “Candlelight Processional” Service, and at local churches presenting a different spring-themed concert each year. Click here for more information.

New Creation

This group is an auditioned vocal ensemble that tours each spring break with sound and lighting tech support. New Creation tour presents a unique two-part program: concert-style a cappella or accompanied songs and anthems, and a contemporary-themed longer set with a full rhythm band, some original music, some familiar worship songs, and spoken word. New Creation also performs at campus special events, chapel services, and Commencement. Click here for more information.