Get Engaged

Want to meet some of your peers with similar interests and build your resume at the same time? With several elite organizations for students to get involved in, you can get engaged while enhancing your leadership skills.


Become an Iowa JPEC Student Ambassador

Each semester, 6-8 entrepreneurial students are selected to represent the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (Iowa JPEC) to the University of Iowa community. As an ambassador, you will help promote our programs and events, and will even have the option to earn one semester hour of credit per semester.

Become an ambassador

Student-run organizations

Img_Sigma Nu Tau

Join the elite entrepreneurial honor society for students who value entrepreneurship, leadership, and academics. With a focus on teaching our members how to use entrepreneurship to excel in the workplace, you will be provided with the fundamentals and resources to become one of tomorrows' leaders.


Enactus stands for ENtrepreneurial ACTion US. We take action to help make the world a better place for everyone. This international student organization engages students through entrepreneurial based projects that empower people to transform opportunities into real, sustainable progress for themselves and their communities.

Women in Entrepreneurship

Are you a female studying entrepreneurship? Join our bi-weekly roundtable conversations that bring in inspiring female speakers to share their life experiences and success stories.

Join the discussion

Next Steps

Not quite sure which organization is best for you? Want to connect with entrepreneurship, but not sure how to get started? Contact us to see how entrepreneurship can best fit into your future.

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