Religion and Culture Clubs

Religion and Culture Clubs

Religion and Culture Clubs

Expand your horizons by learning about a new culture or get a taste of home with one of our many Religion and Culture Clubs!

McGill Thaqalayn Muslim Students’ Association

This club serves muslim students, especially Shia muslims by holding events on Shia specific days.

 Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Thaqalayn Muslim Students’ Association in their club constitution.

McGill Ukrainian Students Association (MUSA)

MUSA LogoThe McGill Ukrainian Students’ Association (MUSA) represents a diverse group of students with a passion and interest in Ukrainian culture. We welcome students of all cultural and educational backgrounds. Each year we host a diverse number of events, from the traditional to the political, from cultural to the academic. At MUSA, we understand that youth has a key role in supporting the culture and sustaining the tradition. We are a group of individuals who cares about the past, present and future of Ukraine and are passionate about our culture. We welcome any student or member of the community who shares our values, regardless of the motive.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Ukrainian Students’ Association in their club constitution.

McGill University Filipino Asian Students Association (MUFASA)

MUFASA stands for:
McGill University’s Filipino Asian Students’ Association
Our club was founded in 1997 and is in its 16th year running.
MUFASA is for Filipinos and Non-Filipinos alike!
Our mission is to establish and create a network of Filipinos across McGill’s campus to educate and raise awareness of Filipino culture.
We organize cultural fundraising events in support of different Filipino organizations – every little bit counts!
Anyone can join: Filipinos, Non-Filipinos, Undergrad, Grad students!
Maligayang pagdating sa lahat! Welcome everyone!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of McGill University Filipino Asian Students Association (MUFASA) in their club constitution.

McGill University Multiracially Open Students Association

12162817_982975575100296_1567739892_oNever know which box to tick when filling out silly government forms asking about your race? Or what people mean by, “…but where are you from, really?”
If you know what we’re talking about, you’re looking at the right place! McGill University’s Multiracially Open Students Association (MUMOSA) is here for you! As a newly approved SSMU club, we aim to provide you, yes YOU, with a community of students of all multiracial backgrounds, shedding light on the beautiful diversity found right here on campus.
Yes, we are a club that celebrates peoples of multiracial backgrounds, and because of that we welcome, absolutely everyone to join, no exceptions. So please share us with all your McGill friends!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of McGill University Multiracially Open Students Association in their club constitution.

McGill Vietnamese Students Association

logo100pxFounded in the 1970s as Hội Sinh Viên, MVSA has been active and strong for over 25 years! Temporary dissolved in the mid 2000s, MVSA has come back in full strength in 2014!

As one of the most dynamically cultural and social clubs on campus, MVSA is here to help you make the most of your university experience!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the McGill Vietnamese Students Association in their club constitution.

Muslim Students’ Association (MSA)

nn52do6u5ugjsbon0343_400x400MSA McGill brings together Muslim students to provide resources, essential services, and educational tools needed to enhance their university experience. Through the services and events provided, the MSA aims to facilitate the spiritual and social growth of its members, as well as the larger McGill community, supporting diverse student needs.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the Muslim Students’ Association in their club constitution.

Newman Students’ Society


The Newman Catholic Students’ Society is the Catholic student community of McGill University. Based out of the Newman Centre of McGill University, we seek to make our Christian faith alive through social activities and community life, faith formation and spiritual enrichment, charitable outreach and service, and a strong sense of friendship and fellowship among our members.

We offer weekly Saturday night suppers open to all members of the McGill community, weekly social activities and semesterly coffeehouses, small group faith studies for students to learn more about the Catholic faith in a welcoming environment, organized prayer and other devotional activities, our annual Newman Ball and Christ is Coming Dinner, service projects for the benefit of the Montreal community and beyond, and many other activities.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the Newman Students’ Society in their club constitution.

Pakistani Students Association (PSA)

A club full of life and joy – PSA McGill has been the colourful picture of Pakistani people at McGill and the greater Montreal community. We promise you an experience like no other. Whether you are interested in politics or meeting more like minded Pakistanis, we have something for everyone. If you jump for joy when you hear the words biryani or cricket, then you have come to the right place. PSA McGill has a long standing history of making new Pakistani students feel at home. We believe in creating a forum where anyone can speak about issues that are important to them, we have facilitated debates on numerous topics ranging from political to social issues related to Pakistan.
For more than thirty years, the Pakistani Students’ Association has committed itself to bringing the vitality and vibrancy of Pakistani life to the McGill community. Today, the organization is still fundamentally dedicated to three main objectives:

1)Educating the McGill community about what Pakistan, its culture, and its people have to offer to the greater world.
2)Establishing a forum to discuss political and social issues which directly involve Pakistan.
3)Creating a social fabric to connect students of all majors and interests through the experience and celebration of culture.

In addition, we also believe in having fun and because of that we have hosted Eid brunches, BBQ’s, movie nights, cricket leagues and our most popular annual formal. Contact any of our execs for more information and make sure to come say Hi at our next event!
So come along and sign up to be a member of one of the best organizations at McGill!

Executive Team

Co-Presidents: Muhammad Safder Haider and Zain Ali
VP Finance: Hamza Elahi
VP Admin: Sara Mumtaz
VP Internal: Natalia Sohail Kabir
VP External: Muhammad Arsum Nadeem
VP Communications: Fatima Sheikh
VP Events: Shahmeer Amjad Sheikh

Check out our website for more information:

And our Facebook Page

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the Pakistani Students Association (PSA) in their club constitution.

Power to Change


Our desire is to change the world by helping students discover Jesus. We invite other McGill students to engage with the Gospel through discussion groups, discipleship groups (Bible studies), faith adventures, discussion nights, prayer & worship evenings, social events and more!

Weekly Gatherings: Thursday @ 7pm, on the 4th floor of SSMU (Club Lounge)

Find out more at their website or email them at! Learn more about the mandate and structure of Power to Change in their club constitution.

Society of China Studies


Society of China Studies is a student organization registered under Student Society of McGill University. We are dedicated to 1) developing China Studies as an academic discipline and 2) building a resource hub for China related academic research & discussion for young scholars.

We believe that engaging professors, young scholars and professionals in reflection from multiple disciplines is instrumental to cultivating a collective social consciousness and advancing the understanding on issues related to China.

Through encouraging public participation in discussions, workshops and fieldwork, we hope to provide a nurturing environment for the potential leaders of China’s social & civic developments, including those in the Chinese overseas community.

Learn more about the mandate and structure of the Society of China Studies in their club constitution.

Spanish and Latin American Students’ Association of McGill University (SLASA)


SLASA is a student driven organisation based in McGill University in Montreal, Canada that strives to be a platform from which students from all around the world—specially from Latin America and Spain—can thrive and reach their personal and communal goals. Learn more about the mandate and structure of the Spanish and Latin American Students’ Association of McGill University in their club constitution.

SSMU – Israel on Campus

10675773_1468535276756251_4877478166118452105_n (1)SSMU – Israel on Campus is McGill University’s one stop shop for anything Israel related. We are a diverse group of students who share an interest and passion for Israeli culture. IOC brings the spirit of Israeli society to campus through events, talks, and other programming initiatives. Open to all students!

Learn more about the mandate and structure of SSMU – Israel on Campus in their club constitution.