Mu Beta Psi is a national honorary musical fraternity. Membership is open to both men and women. It is a service fraternity encouraging fellowship among musicians and is devoted to the study and performance of music. They assist the department in a myriad of ways.
Pi Kappa Lambda is a national music honor society. It offers membership by nomination of faculty society members, based on outstanding scholarly achievement and musicianship.
In addition, all of the major performing ensembles are a part of the all-college Student Association. As such they are required to have a charter and a constitution, and to elect officers. This presents opportunities for student leadership in each of the ensembles.