Student Organizations

The Student Government Organization for the degree-granting resident programs supports academic, athletic, and social activities. Each class functions according to its constitution and bylaws and each college has an executive committee composed of a president and vice president, both from the August matriculating class.

The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) command cutter transits the Newport harbor in Newport, Rhode Island.
The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) command cutter transits the Newport harbor in Newport, Rhode Island. The NWC command cutter was built by the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard in February 1957, is 50 feet in length with a beam of 13.5 feet, and is made of oak with double-planked Alaskan cedar sides and teak decks. She weighs 20 tons, has a draft of 4.5 feet and has a top speed of 12.5 knots. 150708-N-PX557-361 NEWPORT, R.I. (July 8, 2015)

This executive committee appoints members to serve as chairs of the student academic and athletic committees, as well as social committees if the class desires. A secretary and treasurer may also be appointed. Each seminar has an appointed leader, who organizes student physical fitness, business, academic, activity, and athletic functions.

The student seminar organization is revised each trimester. For international students the NCC’s class officers include a sports representative, a social committee chairman, and a travel committee chairman. NSC has a social representative and sports representative.