Student playing Table Tennis
Student Activities

Get Involved!

Students who participate in extracurricular activities have proven to have more success in their college careers. When you become engaged in student activities, you are more likely to stay on track toward graduation, maintain closer contact with faculty, and have higher levels of self-confidence.

Upcoming Student Activities & Events

Aug 21, 08:00am - 11:00am Student Health & Wellness Resource Table

The AWC Student Government Association (SGA) is an organized body of students that represents AWC students by advocating student concerns, promoting a community atmosphere, and improving student life by providing a variety of activities. SGA serves as the voice of the student body and helps make decisions for the benefit of the current and future students of AWC. We invite all students to participate in SGA and help make a difference on your campus!

Student Activities Board (SAB) allows students to play a role in designing fun, original, and engaging activities for AWC students. SAB is a great way to meet new people and collaborate with other AWC club members.

Meetings will be held via Zoom. Please email for a Zoom invitation.

Arizona Western Clubs and Organizations represent a wide variety of student aptitudes and interests. The activities, events and programs sponsored by the clubs and organizations complement the AWC academic programs by providing opportunities for recreation, fellowship, and practical training for intelligent leadership and superlative citizenship.

The athletic programs at Arizona Western College are committed to excellence in academics and athletics. We believe that competition, conducted according to the rules, good sportsmanship and honor, both on and off the site of competition, can bring out the best in the student-athlete. We strive to win, to achieve and to excel, but we believe that each individual student-athlete striving to do their best is the heart, spirit and purpose of competition. Arizona Western College will provide the environment, facilities, support and opportunities for academic and athletic excellence. We challenge the student-athlete to put forth their best effort in return.

Matador Esports is one of our latest emerging programs offering students the opportunity to participate in competitive video gaming. From newbies to die-hard gamers, all are welcome to participate.

The AWC Honors Program is designed to enhance the educational opportunities of those students who desire to go beyond the boundaries of the regular classes offered at Arizona Western College. The program provides an opportunity for highly motivated students to participate in an enriched academic environment that promotes close interaction with outstanding faculty and other honors students.

The AWC Intramural Program is designed to provide the entire campus community with the opportunity to participate in fun and competitive sports. Teams are comprised of students, staff, and faculty. Intramural sports provide growth opportunities and educational experiences, which enhance the learning process. We promote healthy lifestyle choices through intramural sports with are recreational, educational, and sporting in nature. Through participation, you have an opportunity to enhance leadership, decision-making, conflict management, communication, and social skills. We strive to provide a safe, quality, and enjoyable competition!

Contact Shara Skinner with questions, sport suggestions, or would like to sign your team up!

Students in Game Room

Check out the Game Room in the 3C building!

Recreational Areas 

Game Room

The Game Room is a student space featuring two TVs for viewing and gaming, billiards, ping-pong, and comfortable seating. Equipment may be checked out with a Game Room Attendant using your AWC Student ID card.

3C – Top Floor
Hours of Operation:
M-TH 9:00AM – 6:00PM

Student Lounge

The Student Lounge is a comfortable, quiet student space to relax and escape between classes. Stop in and enjoy a seat in one of our bean bag loungers or pull up a chair at a desk to study or charge your devices!

AC 158
Hours of Operation:
M-TH 7:00AM – 10:00PM