The CMU Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry supports student honor societies, service clubs, and chapters of professional societies. These opportunities enable you to become acquainted with professions and network with peers, faculty, and professionals working in your field of interest.

American Chemical Society Student Members (ACS-SM)

The American Chemical Society Student Members is open to all students with an interest in chemistry. Our focus is on community involvement, student–student interaction, student–faculty interaction, and professional career development. 

For more information about and to connect with ACS-SM, please visit the club's Facebook page, email the group at, or contact the group's faculty advisor:

          Dale LeCaptain
             Dow Science Complex 358

Other Student Organizations of Interest

Chemistry and biochemistry degrees provide excellent preparation for medical, dental, pharmacy, and veterinary school. For majors with interest in these and related areas, please check into the following student organizations at CMU:

  • Pre-Medicine and Osteopathic Society
  • Pre-Dental Society
  • Pre-Pharmacy Club
  • Pre-Veterinary Club
  • Pre-Physical Therapy Club

Please visit the Department of Biology Student Organizations page for up-to-date information.