Sias is a combination of east and west. It holds a series of activities for the purpose of developing students abilities in English communication and application of skills and knowledge, with its educational ideas and experiences introduced from America. Colorful campus life is one way to improve the general quality of students. There are various activities such as Chinese Debate Competition, English Speech Competition, College Reading Festival, and Sports Meeting. At the same time, there are also interesting activities held by professional art teams and the art branch in every department. Sias holds American style activities after school, through which students can communicate with foreign colleges. Sias encourage students to participate in Sias' management program, providing an opportunity for students' development. All these show the educational ideas of a "Student Centered" and "Students Self-shaped" university. These activities offer a developmental space for students in improving personal quality. During activities, the advantages of cross-cultural communication are fully realized. Sias makes students participate in these activities with energy in order to find out their intellectual and potential abilities, to develop their characteristics and strength, to promote self-awareness, and to become a successful person with confidence and creativity. 


 Students have many opportunities to be involved in campus activities and pursue their extracurricular interests; can choose from over 70 social clubs and activities like the environmental club, martial arts, cultural studies, or even the orienteering group. Other international Interest Groups hosted in English offer good opportunities for international students to get involved at a leadership level as well, bringing their culture and expertise to campus. Intramurals and campus-wide sports are always going on. Main fall event International Culture Week is another chance for students to be involved. It is an opportunity to share their talents and cultural heritage as the Sias campus transforms into various countries and regions to bring more international exposure to the Chinese students.