Student Activities

Student Activities at HPU are designed to provide recreation, develop social skills, facilitate team work, provide venues for spiritual and intellectual growth, and create opportunities for fun.

The Student Activities Council (SAC) is the university’s student-operated programming organization. SAC is responsible for planning, coordinating and hosting events for the student body that are entertaining, engaging and educational.

How to Join

For more information about the Student Activities Council or to join, please email or call (325)-649-8017.


To see events happening on campus, please click on the Public Calendar.

For HPU students and employees, please use your HPU credentials to login to the HPU Private Calendar.

Fall 2016

Below are the scheduled events for Fall 2016, but we are always adding events! Check your emails from or the digital signage in the Mabee University Center for the latest updates on events.

Organization Fair/Street Party – August 21 – Come meet our student organizations!

Cupcakes with the President – Aug. 22 – Enjoy cupcakes at the President’s home after the first day of classes.

Lawn Games & Outdoor Movie – Aug. 27

Impact – Sept. 2-3 – Impact, sponsored by the Baptist Student Ministry, provides an opportunity for students to get to know faculty, staff, other students and local churches, and to participate in leadership and service activities. Students assist local area churches with special projects and conclude the day with a praise and worship experience, swimming and a cook out.

First Home Game Football Tailgate – Sept. 3

Karaoke – Sept. 27 – Sing with friends!

Family Weekend – Oct. 7-8 – All HPU Families are invited to enjoy a special weekend on campus.

Fall Fest – Oct. 10 – Pumpkin painting, caramel apples, and more!

HPU Homecoming – Oct. 28-30 – Students, alumni, community members, and guests are invited to this annual HPU celebration!

Great Pumpkin Chase – Oct. 31

Flannels & Friends – Nov. 11 – Open Mic Night (Wear flannel and receive a free coffee!)

Christmas on the Plaza – Nov. 29 – Campus lighting ceremony featuring carols and the reading of the birth of Christ!

Christmas Karaoke – Dec. 2 – Sing your favorite Christmas carols and songs. Enjoy cookies & games.

Spring 2017

Spring Organization Fair/Street Party – January 12 – Come meet our student organizations and learn about getting involved

Spring Sing – March 24-25 – Come watch our student organization performances.

HPU Fest – April 8