Clubs & Societies are a great way to get social, get active and make the most of your time at uni. There's 300 of them, so you're spoilt for choice! Keep scrolling to catch 'em all.

1. Join ArcArc Members get discounted club membership! Make sure to pick up you Arc sticker and goodie bag at Arc Reception.

2. Find a ClubWith 300 clubs that range from professional to fun there are plenty to choose from. Some clubs do incur membership fees, but they’re hella worth it. 

3. Show Up: Once you’ve signed up, attend stuff! Strike up a conversation with the classic line "so what do you study?" and go from there. 

4. Level Up: Find yourself being a regular, take on experiences and roles for your development. Being an Executive looks great on your resume and employers have a sweet tooth for leadership experiences.

5. Make Up: If you're passionate about something but can’t find a club or society for it – lasso some people and create your own! Arc will give you all the resources to breathe life into it.

UNSW Photo Club

If you love photography or want to start learning now, make some new friends and have a blast, then come along to PhotoClub! UNSW PhotoClub is a hub for photographers to develop and hone their skills, providing an environment for discussion and exchange of ideas. The club has nurtured many talented photographers whose interests cover a wide range of disciplines, including portraiture, photojournalism, fashion, wedding, street photography, landscapes, astrophotography and much more!

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Robogals

Robogals UNSW is a not-for-profit, student run organisation which aims to increase the number of girls in science, engineering and technology courses at university. Robogals focuses on engaging young girls in robotics in a way that is fun and educational. 

Robogals volunteer university students are trained in LEGO robotics and visit schools to teach LEGO robotics to the students. The UNSW chapter of Robogals was established in 2009.

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Sneakers and Streetwear Society

Our society provides opportunities for students interested in streetwear and sneakers to have a forum for discussion about their passion, as well as providing a safe platform for people to buy, sell and trade items within these categories.

We will have lots of merchandise release, as well as collaborative events with different societies and clubs to bring events tailored for streetwear enthusiasts, which normally include fit battles and raffles.

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Fashion & Beauty Society

UNSW Fashion and Beauty Society aims to spread the fashion & beauty movement across our diverse campus. Express your own style that illuminates individualism and comfort that defines you. 

Our society unites all students from different faculties to create UNSW’s artistic identity through fashion & beauty. We ensure our members gain an enriching university experience through our social events, career programs, retailer discounts, competition entries and many more!

Semester 1 has hit off with social events with SNSsoc, discounts, and our "Picture This" photoshoot collaboration with PhotoClub.

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Royal Society of Frozen Desserts

FROSOC is UNSW's home of all FROZEN delights - we're talking ice cream, froyo, icy poles and everything in between! $5 membership covers you for the whole year and gives exclusive access to our events!

We will provide a relaxing and welcoming place for our members to make new friends and enjoy a refreshing frozen dessert. Most of our events will be on held for FREE right on campus. We are a society of frozen desserts but FOR THE PEOPLE! Let us know any suggestions or ideas for events and we will make them happen.

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Anime UNSW

AnimeUNSW was formed in 1997 by three financially-challenged anime enthusiasts looking to support their passion. Now it is Sydney's largest anime club, catering to members from all across the city.

AnimeUNSW's goal is to unite all like-minded people together to enjoy anime and all things related, including but not limited to manga, drawing, games, costume play and music.

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Secret Society

The most notorious club to surface at UNSW in recent years has been The Secret Society. Winner of Arc Club of the Year 2012 and Highly Commended Club 2013, this society invites some of the most talented and intelligent students to join the ranks of its mysterious organisation. The Secret Society is the only invite-only society at UNSW and selects students based on academic merit, extra curricular participation and challenge solving ability.

It is rumoured that a wax sealed envelope will be given to the lucky recipient without them even realising they have been approached by a member. Will you be one of this year's lucky recipient?

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Pokemon Society

Need some buddies to play Pokemon Go! with? We've found your ultimate squad.

The UNSW Pokemon society have over 1000 online members and a bunch of passionate individuals at it's core. 

Whether you're a casual player or really like to get into the competitive side of things, everyone is welcome.

They have weekly meetups where snacks are provided and members hang out and get to know each other. They also periodically hold other events such as trivia nights, movie nights, launch parties for new games and free BBQs.

A  friendly and open community, for all! Whether your interests are the video games, the trading card game, Pokemon Go or even just the characters, you're basically guaranteed to make some new friends with common interests.This semester they are holding a launch party for Pokemon Sun & Moon, and they even have a stall at the SMASH Anime Convention at Rosehill Gardens

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LegoSoc

The UNSW LEGO Society aims to give university students the chance to enjoy social events and have fun playing and building with LEGO. We organise a large variety of LEGO-related events such as LEGO board games, theme-builds, LEGO workshops and external brick-tastic exhibitions. If you are a serious LEGO collector or just someone who likes LEGO in general we would love you to join our society.

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Blue SAT

Interested in Space? Want to be involved in making satellites or mars rovers? Looking to compete in international competitions? Or do you just want something awesome to put on your CV? BLUEsat is UNSW’s student space society. We work on a variety of awesome, space related projects – including a Mars rover that competes in international competitions, cubesat development, and a real satellite groundstation.

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TV Addicts Society

We enthuse about all things TV related, so be sure to join in on the fun and keep updated for an awesome year of shows, pop culture and everything else to do with TV! There's plenty for TV enthusiasts and Couch Potato's alike to get involved in. 

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Tolkien Society

Tolkien Society provides a social space for new students to meet with others who share their interest and passion for the works of Tolkien: the Hobbit, the Lord of the Rings, and more. The club runs social events for Tolkien fans, including regular trivia competitions, book readings, film screenings, costume days, debates, and Elvish lessons. 

The club also encourages and rewards fan creativity, with Tolkien-themed cooking, cosplay, and art events and competitions. In these ways, Tolkien Society gives incoming students a chance to make friends, express themselves, and just have fun in a group devoted to their common interest in Tolkien and the Western High Fantasy genre.

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Tea & Coffee Society

Our club offers weekly tea & coffee gatherings for our members to enjoy. We pride ourselves on providing a relaxing, social and welcoming place for everyone to make friends at as well as enjoy a refreshing cup of tea or coffee. Many of our long term members recall this among some of their fondest memories at UNSW, and many lifelong friendships are forged between some of the unlikeliest of people every year.

Outside of our weekly gatherings, the society hosts several events for members and non-members to attend. Among these include the semi-annual High Tea, of which last year sold out, and sold out a second time after securing more seats from the venue. 

We also hosted a successful tea blending workshop at Newtown's T Totaler tea bar, at which attendees got to mix their own blend of tea! This year the society plans to expand it's horizons to include a High Coffee and coffee roasting tours to accommodate for our rapidly growing coffee loving fan base.

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League of Legends Society

With over 700 members LolSoc UNSW is bringing together players of one of the most popular online games. Get gaming with us and have a tonne of fun!

Boasting a jam-packed schedule of awesome events and competitions all year round and a genuine love for all their members, the League of Legends community are well-known around Australia and worldwide. We hold Friendly Fridays every Friday, where members play friendly games of League of Legends together online and communicate over Discord.

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Disney Society

Miss your childhood watching Disney flicks? If you want to build a snowman, or live under the sea or just love Disney conspiracy theories? This society is for you. Let's go back to a time where the biggest decision we had to make was Lion King or Little Mermaid.  

The UNSW Disney Society meets weekly for your Happy, Sleepy, Sneezy, Grumpy and Dopey needs. With regular trivia events, a presence at UNSW annual Big Gay Wedding, movie screenings, collaborations and costumes, join up now and live happily ever after. 

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Dog Appreciation Society

DogSoc is THE place for dog lovers of UNSW. Regardless of whether you are a puppy owner or not we welcome all canine loving folks to our society. We run events such as meetups, walks, volunteering and fundraising!

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Food For All Association

Food for All Association (FFA) is a student society in UNSW Kensington that aims to assist the access to affordable food for students on campus and raising funds to alleviate hunger and help prevent its incidence. FFA has awarded "New Club of The Year" on 2015 by Arc UNSW and we have been donated thousands of dollars to non-profit organisations such as Food Bank and Second Bite. Recently, our members have been reached more than 1,500 students.

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Newski

The best (and only) UNSW Ski and Board Society! 

Do we Ski? Yes. Do we Board? Yes. Do we Apres-ski? Double yes! NEWSKI is one of the largest social clubs on campus, providing a great platform for students new and old to ski, party and make new mates! We host annual social ski trips to New Zealand and Japan as well as a bunch of events on and off campus throughout the year. Look out for our opening and closing session parties, annual pub crawl, mid session party and Roundhouse party pres! Check out our socials for more information about our trips and to stay in the loop about our upcoming parties - we can’t wait to see you at a NEWSKI event soon!

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Cryptosoc

CryptoSoc UNSW aims to:

Educate members on how blockchain technology works from an Information Technology perspective, and explore the applications of this revolutionary technology to industries ranging from data management and law, to finance and healthcare.

Challenge and educate members interested in trading and investing in cryptocurrencies.

Educate those who are interested in mining cryptocurrency and creating key blockchain servers and masternodes.

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