ERC Student Organizations

Student Council of ERC (SCERC)

The Council appoints students to campus-wide and college committees, sets various college policies, and provides monetary support for ERC groups and events. Elections are held Spring Quarter, and meetings are every Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. For more information about SCERC and how you can get involved, visit the SCERC website or email Jackie at


Meeting time: Thursdays at 5:30pm, ERC Administration Building, 2nd floor Conference Room

Student Chair: Sarah DeVore,

Student Vice Chair: Jackie Markt-Maloney,

Advisor: Patricia L. Scott, Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Community OutReach Effort (CORE)

CORE is Eleanor Roosevelt College's community service organization that participates in projects in the ERC, UCSD, and San Diego communities. Past activities have included running a Halloween Carnival at an Elementary School, Tutoring Middle School and High School Students, making and delivering gift baskets to terminally ill children in pediatric centers, helping feed families who can't afford their own Thanksgiving dinner, Relay for Life, and much more.

Meeting time: Monday 8:00pm in Middle Earth Lounge

Student Chair: Gregory Demirjian

CORE Email:

Advisor: Pedro Scotto, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Programming at ERC (PERC)

PERC is the fun and innovative student organization that plans programs both small and large for students living on campus in the residence halls and apartments at ERC. They host activities such as the Halloween Haunted House, Casino Night, Murder Mystery Theatre, blood drives and study breaks.

Meeting time: Tuesdays 5:00pm in Middle Earth Lounge


Student Chair: Jennifer Henline

Advisor: Gregg Stewart, Assistant Resident Dean (858) 534-2261

Wellness at ERC (WERC)

Wellness at Eleanor Roosevelt College is the first organization in the Roosevelt community dedicated to solely wellness and fitness! WERC creates an engaging and energized environment for students to learn to play new sports, participate in on WERC IM teams, participate in healthy cooking activities, and make new friends through our numerous outdoor adventures. WERC is partnered with Recreation UCSD, SHA, and the Zone to provide its members a variety of wellness activities.

WERC meets five times each quarter for interactive workshops, but has events running throughout the quarter. Sign up today to get involved and be proactive about your health!

WERC has 3 General Body meeting each quarter, but has events running throughout the quarter. Add our facebook page to get updated information and meeting times


Meeting Time: Weeks 3,6, & 9

Website/Sign up:

Contact us:

Student Chair: 

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Queers and Allies at ERC (QuERC)

Queers and Allies at Eleanor Roosevelt College is UCSD's first college-specific LGBT interest organization! QuERC builds community and awareness at ERC through a variety of events held throughout the year, including film festivals, dinners, talks with faculty members, and educational programs. QuERC also holds meetings weekly, to provide support and community for students at ERC.

Meeting Time: Mondays at 9:00pm in Middle Earth

Student Co-Chairs:


Advisor: Briza Juarez, Coordinator of Student Activites (858) 534-2237

Spirit at ERC (SPERC)

At ERC, we love our Tritons! This enthusiastic group is made up of students active in boosting ERC pride at campus wide annual events such as UnOlympics, Spirit Night, Admit Day, and Athletic Events. With SPERC around, ERC is always full of Triton Pride!

Meeting time:

Student Co-Chairs: 

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Ellie's Garden at ERC (EGERC)

By creating and maintaining a communal garden in ERC, we strive to share gardening and life-long sustainable practices, involve people in the slow food process, and create a greener ERC community.  Gardening times will change each quarter - keep an eye out for them.

Meeting Time: Mondays 5:15pm in Asia Hall Common Lounge

Gardening Sessions: Tuesdays 3:30-4:30pm and Saturdays 12:00-1:00pm

Ellie's Garden Located: between Asia and Africa Hall

Ellie's Farm Located: between Europe and Latin America Halls

Student Chairs: Lizzie Allen & Stephen Zetterberg

Ellie's Garden Email:

Facebook Page: 

Advisor: Briza Juarez, Coordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Eleanor's Transfers and Commuters (ETC)

Just because you may be living off campus doesn't mean that you aren't an essential part of the ERC community! ETC is designed to help transfer and commuter students get acquainted and stay involved at ERC through events both on and off campus such as free breakfasts, movie nights, barbeques and other activities.

Meeting time: TBD

Student Contacts:  TBD

Advisor: Pedro Scotto, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Rock 'n' Roosevelt Committee

The Rock 'n' Roosevelt Committee plans the annual concert on the ERC Green for ERC students. Committee members choose the bands, publicize the event and take charge of the entire production!

Meeting time: Wednesdays 6:00pm Middle Earth Lounge

Student Chairs: TBA

Advisor: Briza Juarez, Coordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Senior Committee

Make your senior year everything you've imagined it to be by getting involved with the ERC Senior Committee! Committee members plan activities for graduating seniors, including a ResHall Reunion, Senior Night Happy Hour, Senior Brunch and the June commencement ceremony.

Meeting time: TBD

Student Chair: TBA

Advisor: Pedro Scotto, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Council of Organizations (CoO)

The Council of Organizations serves as the communication platform for all student organizations at ERC. Each week, representatives from each organization meet to ensure that members of every organization know what's happening on campus. CoO is also responsible for org involvement in events such as Welcome Week, Spirit Week and Admit Day.

Meeting time: Wednesday 3:00pm @ The Commuter Lounge (ERC Commuter Lounge 2nd Floor of the ERC Admin Building)

Student Chair:

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

The Eleanor Roosevelt Global Health Coalition

The Eleanor Roosevelt Global Health Coalition is the first and only ERC organization catered to the college's pre-health oriented students. By embracing the ideals of ERC, The ERGHC will recognize topical issues related to health care around the world and will work together to improve conditions abroad through education and service.

The organization will also serve as a resource for all ERC students by providing opportunities to participate in medical related field trips, to interact with health related professionals, and to aid in community service efforts.

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Meeting time: Tuesdays 6:00pm in Asante A/D



Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Organizations at International House

International House has become an integral part of the ERC community and many students choose to get involved in organizations at I-House as well. For more information about I-House programs and organizations, visit the I-House website

Meetings Overview


5:15p EGERC Asia Hall Common Lounge

8:00p CORE Middle Earth Lounge


3:30p EGERC Gardening Session


6:00p R'N'R Meeting Middle Earth Lounge


5:30p SCERC 2nd Floor Conference Room


12:00p EGERC Gardening Session