UACS Student Organization

The UACS Organization of Students works towards raising spirits and fostering a sense of community, by organizing activities and hosting events that appeal to your interests.

The Organization of Students at University American College Skopje works towards involving the student body in the operations of their school, university, and the world.

For more information on how to become a member of the UACS Organization of Students, please contact us at: organizacijanastudenti@uacs.edu.mk

 

Delta Mu Delta – Pi Alpha Chapter

 

What is Delta Mu Delta?

Delta Mu Delta (DMD) is a business honor society that recognizes and encourages academic excellence of students at qualifying colleges and universities to create a DMD community that fosters the well-being of its individual members and the business community through life-time membership.

Delta Mu Delta was founded by the Dean from Harvard University and four professors from Yale University and New York University in November, 1913.

In 1963, DMD was admitted to membership in the Association of College Honor Societies, ACHS,  an organization of nearly 70 member international honor societies whose objective is to maintain high standards for the recognition and promotion of academic excellence in higher education.

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In 1992, the Society established an affiliation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, ACBSP.

 

Delta Mu Delta is the International Honor Society for business programs accredited by ACBSP at the baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral levels.

Delta Mu Delta – Pi Alpha Chapter at UACS

It is our honor and pleasure to inform you that since May 2016, DMD has a new chapter in Macedonia – Delta Mu Delta Pi Alpha chapter, which was established at University American College Skopje.

Delta Mu Delta Pi Alpha chapter curently has 23 regular and 6 honorary members.

The honorary members of the Chapter are the following: Mrs. Evica Delova-Jolevska, Mr. Ilijanco Gagovski, Mr. Zivko Gruevski, Mr. Antoni Peshev, Mr. Mihail Ognenovski and Mr. Igor Velichkovski.

 

How to become a member?

The Chapter shall elect to membership business or commerce students of good standing, as defined by their institution, who are:

 

(a) Undergraduates and candidates for the baccalaureate degree who have completed one-half and not more than three quarters of the work required for the degree, with a cumulative grade point average of one-quarter (.25) of a step above a B, or better, and who are in the top 20 percent of their college class in cumulative average grades; or
(b) Undergraduates and candidates for the baccalaureate degree who have completed three quarters or more of the work required for the degree, with a cumulative grade point average of one-quarter (.25) of a step above a B, or better, and who are in the top 20 percent of their college class in cumulative average grades.

(c) Graduate students in a master’s degree program who have completed at least one-half of the work required for the master’s degree with a cumulative grade point average of six tenths (.6) of a step above a B, or better, and who are in the top 20 percent of their college class in cumulative average grades.

(d) Doctoral students in a Ph.D. or D.B.A. program who have completed at least one-half of the course work required for the doctorate degree with a cumulative average grade record of six tenths (.6) of a step above a B, or better, and who are in the top 20 percent of their college class in cumulative average grades.

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  1. The top 20 percent “of their college class” shall mean the highest 20 percent of their respective group as defined in (a) through(d) above.
  2. Students must have 24 semester hours of residency unless transferring from an institution where there is a chapter of Delta Mu Delta or is eligible to have a chapter due to appropriate ACBSP accreditation.

We are expanding our network of honor students every year, and we encourage every student to read more about DMD, the standards for the membership, and what the organization has to offer on the official website of Delta Mu Delta, or on the official Facebook page of the DMD Pi Alpha chapter.

For further information, please contact the President of Delta Mu Delta, Pi Alpha Chapter, Mr. Mihail Ognenovski at: mihail.ognenovski@hotmail.com.

 

ESN UACS

Erasmus Student Network  University American College Skopje (ESN UACS) is a non-profit, non-political and volunteer student organization acting towards the mission of the Erasmus Student Network, i.e. providing opportunities for cultural understanding under the principle of SHS – Students Helping Students”.

ESN UACS is the third and newest local section of ESN Macedonia, which has been elected as an official section at the 10th National Platform of ESN Macedonia, held on 11 September, 2012 at UACS premises.

Our aim is to help the incoming and outgoing Erasmus + exchange students to get integrated into the society during their study abroad period. We provide support and assistance to the incoming international students at UACS in terms of looking for student housing, University orientation, and organization of social, cultural and sport activities.

The students, who do not have the possibility to experience a study period abroad, get “internationalization at home” by working on local, national and international projects and activities, which link them to the international level of the ESN (http://esn.org/projects).

If you would like to travel, experience Europe, participate at international events, make new friends and gain soft skills, ESN UACS is the right choice for you. For more information, please contact us at: esnuacs@gmail.com

 

 

Tutoring Club

The Tutoring Club at University American College Skopje or Tutoring Assistance Student Club (TASC) is a platform designed from the students for the students. The TASC is aimed for the students who need assistance with their courses, who are lagging behind with their exams or who are placed under a special learning regime with the possibility to learn and improve their grades, through learning from their colleagues.

Every UACS student who needs assistance with his/her courses can become a member of the Club. Afterwards the student will be assigned a tutor (i.e. another student), who will work with him/her and help him/her master the specific course being tackled.

The tutors are UACS students who have a minimum grade of B- or GPA of 2.67 for the specific course, who have been recommended by a professor, and who are also willing to help their colleagues. Every tutor can earn from 2 to 6 ECTS credits for providing tutoring classes to other students.

The TACS is active during every academic year during the period October to June.

We are encouraging every UACS student to become a member of the Tutoring Assistance Student Club, and provide help to others who need it.

For more information, you can contact the Tutoring Assistance Student Club at: tutoring@uacs.edu.mk