Associations and Societies

We are home to an inclusive grassroots student community. By leading their own activities, and developing an empowered, creative, inventive and networked culture, they are discovering that they can be leaders, innovators and creators, regardless of their chosen profession, sector or scale of enterprise.


ENACTUS is a global grassroots student social impact and entrepreneurship movement that is active at Dalhousie with student engagement across all faculties.  It currently operates in 39 countries and brings together a diverse network of university students, academic professionals and industry leaders around the shared mission of creating a better, more sustainable world through the positive power of entrepreneurship.

By contributing their talents to projects that improve the lives of people worldwide, ENACTUS participants are demonstrating that individuals with a knowledge and passion for entrepreneurship can be a powerful force for change.

Learn More: ENACTUS Website

Dalhousie Investment Society

The Dalhousie Investment Society manages a virtual portfolio via the Bloomberg Professional Service, distributes a monthly publication, The Schooner, to alumni and professionals in the financial services industry, and attempts to differentiate itself through the use of derivatives within its virtual portfolio.

Entrepreneurs and Law Association

The Entrepreneurs and Law Association of Dalhousie Society hosts law clinics to answer legal questions in relation to starting a business. Issues such as corporate structures, taxation, intellectual property, contracts, shareholder agreements and privacy law are discussed in a round-table format.