Many of today's public officials, think-tank presidents, and national media personalities were former College Republicans including Morton Blackwell, President Calvin Coolidge, Speaker Paul Ryan, Senator Rick Santorum, and many more.
College Republicans recruits and trains young conservatives to advance Republican goals and ideas. We work with local, state, and federal campaigns to get Republicans elected to all levels of office. We mobilize young people to defend conservative values and help them get their foot in the door in the political world.
College Republicans is your tool to gain political experience, start meaningful relationships, and have some fun while doing it!
We meet every other Monday at 7 p.m. and host 2-3 large events each month. Through CR's, you'll gain knowledge of the political process, make important connections, and build lasting friendships.
College Republicans is the grassroots arm of the Republican National Committee, activating voters and getting Republicans elected. In 2017, College Republicans at LU made more than 100,000 voter contacts, more than any other entity in the state.
Additionally, CR's is host to a variety of educational and fun events such as Constitution Week, which included Congressmen Trey Gowdy and Tim Scott, yearly Halloween and Christmas parties, and many more.