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The Democratic Society

The Democratic Society promotes political studies and discussions through the encouragement of academic research and the development of political insight and debate. This society also hopes to broaden the knowledge of the Democratic Party among the membership.

Membership & Fees

Benefits include: Developing leadership skills in a supportive environment, focused on the ideals and values of the Democratic Party. Network and engage with members of the community with an active interest in politics, help campaign, and participate in political discussions through a variety of campus networking events.

Membership fee: $0.

Process: To join the Democratic Society, complete an application!

Note: Membership is available to students and alumni in good academic standing.

Current Members

If you are currently a member of the Democratic Society, your group is active on Facebook. For assistance connecting with this group, email studentaffairs@apus.edu.

Chapter Standing

The Democratic Society has achieved SILVER standing, per the university's Chapter Standards program. Silver standing demonstrates a notable level of chapter involvement and denotes excellence in chapter leadership and member engagement.

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Leadership Opportunities

Campus leadership opportunities are a great way to meet other students, alumni, and faculty at the university while also developing skills in the areas of:

  • Self-management
  • Administrative and project management
  • Organizational knowledge and strategy
  • Critical thinking and reflection
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership and teamwork

The Office of Student and Alumni Affairs is always looking for people to get involved and be campus leaders, including chapter officers, who lead student organizations like this one. If you’re interested in being a campus leader and chapter officer, please email studentaffairs@apus.edu to ask if there are chapter officer openings for this organization!

Eligibility

Membership is available year-round to students and alumni in good academic standing in all degree fields at the university.

For questions on eligibility criteria or general information, email studentaffairs@apus.edu.