Student Life

Charity School of Nursing offers a variety of organizations to meet student’s needs in a learning centered environment.

Why get involved?

  1. Improve leadership skills
  2. Enhance community awareness
  3. Provide humanitarian efforts


Student Government Association (SGA)

All students belong to this organization by virtue of enrollment at Delgado Community College.  This association provides a link between students, faculty, and administration.  This is open to all Charity students.

Charity Association of Student Nurses (CASN)

This organization is part of the Louisiana Association of Student nurses (LASN) and the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA).  It focuses on nursing and health care issues.  The members become involved in local, state, and national projects.  This is for A.D.N. students only.


This service organization was founded to unite men, African-American, and other minority students.  It is now open to all nursing students.

Sigma Alpha Chi (SAC)

This is the honor society of Charity School of Nursing.  Students who achieve a GPA of 3.4 or above after the first year of nursing courses are invited to join.  The members offer tutoring to nursing students.  This is for A.D.N. students only.

Phi Theta Kappa

Those students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 are invited to join the Omega Nu Chapter of the college’s Phi Theta Kappa.  This is open to all Charity students.

National Association of Licensed Practical Nurses

The professional organization for licensed practical nurses and licensed vocational nurses and practical/vocational nursing students in the United States.