Salus University Student Organizations

At Salus University you will find a wide range of student organizations that caters to the need of every program offered. From humanitarian based groups to student chapters of national organizations, there is no shortage of how you can impact the profession, the community, and your fellow classmates.


  • Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) 

Honor Societies

  • Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society (BSK)
  • Gold Key International Optometric Honor Society
  • Pi Alpha Physician Assistant Honor Society
  • Phi Theta Epsilon Occupational Therapy Honor Society 

Interest Organizations

  • Salus Christian Fellowship (SCF)
  • Salus Hillel
  • SAGAS (Sexuality and Gender Alliance at Salus)

Occupational Therapy

  • Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA)


National Organizations:
  • American Optometric Student Association (AOSA) 
  • National Optometric Student Association (NOSA)
  • Student Chapter of the American Academy of Optometry (SAAO) 
State Associations:
  • Maryland Optometric Student Association (MOSA)
  • New Jersey Student Society of Optometric Physicians (NJSSOP)
  • New York State Optometric Association (NYSOA)
  • North Carolina Optometric Student Association (NCOSA)
  • Pennsylvania Optometric Student Association (POSA)

Physician Assistant

  • Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (SAAAPA) 

Related Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD)
  • College of Optometrists in Vision  Development (COVD) & Optometric Extension Program Foundation (OEPF)
  • Private Practice Club
  • Salus Canadian Association
  • Sports Vision Club

Service Organizations

  • Lions Club
  • Student Optometric Service to Humanity (SOSH)

Speech-Language Pathology

  • National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA)