Student Life

Student Organizations

Get Involved! 

JCTC student organizations offer lots of opportunities to get involved on campus and the community! Involvement in student organizations can provide you with growth and experience that you just can't learn in a classroom. By participating you can gain important leadership and social skills that can help you in every aspect of life. Plus, you will have a lot of fun! 

Student Organizations:

  • Academic Team
    • JCTC is a member of the Kentucky Collegiate Quick Recall League (KCQRL)
  • African American Student Union
    • To meet the needs of African American students at JCTC.
  • Art Club
    • The JCTC Art club is an organization of students interested in furthering their knowledge of art through art activities.
  • Basketball Club
    • Games and practices are held at the Brown School, 546 S 1st St in Downtown Louisville.  The athletes, advisors, and coaches will also participate in an annual national literacy program through the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
  • Disability Awareness 
    • The Disability Awareness Organization (DAO) is open to anyone, students, faculty, or staff, who is interested in disability issues.
  • Drama Club 
    • The Drama Club is a student organization whose goal is to present one play a semester for the entertainment and enjoyment of the students, the faculty, and the administration at Jefferson and the residents of the community.
  • English Club
    • The English Club serves as an interactive social and educational outlet for students who are interested in promoting literacy and supporting activities that contribute to creative and professional development opportunities.
  • Geology Club
    • Contact Caroline Reisner for more information.
  • International Club
    • The International Club at JCTC strives to increase diversity awareness and acceptance, bring attention to global events, celebrate various cultures and bring together people of different backgrounds.
  • J-Board
    • The J-Board has original jurisdiction over cases involving alleged violations by students and the state college disciplinary offenses listed in the Student Code of Conduct Handbook.
  • Parent Support Group
    • The group is dedicated to assisting parents who are also students.
  • Pathways To Freedom
    • This is a support group for students who are in recovery from addiction or students interested in addiction issues.
  • Peer Leader Program 
    • The Peer Leader program consists of students committed to helping first time freshman transition to Jefferson.
  • Phi Theta Kappa
    • The organization is dedicated to student scholarship, leadership, service, and fellowship.
  • Single Parent Student Organization
    • This organization was formed to offer support to single parenting students at JCTC.
  • Student Ambassador program
    • The Student Ambassador program was established in 2006 to enhance student involvement at JCTC.
  • Student Government Association
    • The Student Government Association is the voice for the students at the Carrollton Campus.
  • Student Occupational Therapy Assistant Club
    • The mission of the Student Occupational Therapy Assistant Club (SOTAC) is to advance its members professional growth through community service, fellowship, advocating for Occupational Therapy Assistants, and further learning opportunities.
  • Student Senate
    • The Senate's purpose is to further student interest and facilitate leadership by providing direct input into polices relating to academic affairs and student life; providing student input into available campus services and activities; providing meaningful educational, social, cultural, and service opportunities for students; and fostering constructive communication and interaction among the different segments of the campus community.
  • Writer's Anthology Guild
    • The Writer's Anthology Guild, WAG, is for staff, faculty, students and community writers.