Student Life Division

Student Life Division

The Student Life Division at Valparaiso University engages proactively in the holistic development of students to help them learn, grow, and strive toward their fullest potential within an inclusive and supportive community.  Focused specifically on the student experience, the members of the Student Life staff work to encourage students to be actively engaged in life both inside and outside of the classroom. 

Get Connected

The Student Life Division offers many ways for students to get connected to others on campus!

Get Involved

Joining clubs and organizations is one of the best ways to learn more about Valpo and yourself!

Get Support

Campus resources aid students in navigating their own physical and emotional health and well-being!

Engagement Opportunities

Experience Valpo fully by engaging with a variety of campus events, organizations, and traditions. These events provide opportunities to connect with others, build leadership skills, develop time management, explore new interests, grow holistically, and much more!

To learn about engagement opportunities at Valpo:

  • Stay current with the myValpo calendar of events and organizations
  • Attend a Student Involvement Fair
  • Follow us at @ValpoStuLife

Student Involvement Fairs are open to all Valpo students and provide an opportunity to meet current student organizations and members. The fairs occur once each semester, and are scheduled for August 26 and January 18 for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Success Story

David-Paul Schulze exemplifies what it means to take an active role in student leadership at Valparaiso University. In his time on campus, David-Paul showcased integrity, problem-solving skills, and collaboration in Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, Interfraternity Council, TEDxValparaisoUniversity, and InterVarsity Christian Fellowship where he excelled in a variety of leadership positions. He shared knowledge and kindness with his peers through involvement with Undergraduate Admissions, the Hesse Learning Resource Center, and the Chapel of the Resurrection.

In conjunction with his involvement outside of the classroom, David-Paul has been recognized by the College of Engineering on the Dean’s List every semester of his collegiate career. He has been honored for his outstanding academic performance and commitment to community service.

David-Paul Schulze not only impacted the Valpo community, he also found opportunities to combine his passions and purpose on campus.

David-Paul Schulze, Class of 2022

87%
of students are engaged in co-curricular activities on campus
2,289
students attended a campus event in Fall 2021
725
campus events held in Fall 2021