About Us

Indian Cultural Association is an organization in which students and neighboring organizations come together to promote culture, service, friendship, professionalism, and leadership to make a long-lasting impact.

Culture

ICA serves fresh Indian food on campus, routinely updates members on historical and cultural facts about India, and hosts a national Bollywood-fusion dance competition that showcases a variety of Indian dance forms and music styles.

Community

From tutoring young students around the Austin area to helping host a Hanukkah Diwali dinner, ICA strongly believes in ingraining itself into the community through various service opportunities.

Camaradarie

With social events like playing Antakshari, painting the walls of Graffiti Park, and competing at Field Day, ICA accepts everyone at their craziest, wildest, truest selves.

Join Us

ICA is proud to be one of the largest South Asian organizations on campus that celebrates our culture. From free mango lassi to Bollywood Karaoke nights, there's something that everyone can enjoy! Come be a part of the truest meaning of Culture, Community, and Camaraderie.

Apparel

All paid members will receive an 2017-2018 ICA shirt. Keep an eye out for this year's beautiful new design!

Discounts

ICA members receive a wide array of discounts for official ICA events - including Jhalak!

Food & Drinks

All members can get free mango lassi every month during Rasoi (while supplies last) and much more!

Socials

We are focused on creating a friendly atmosphere by hosting a number of fun social events.

Academics

ICA helps members grow academically through workshops, study hours, and guest speaker seminars.

Career

ICA members get free access to many professional development resources and the opportunity to network with our diverse group of alumni.

Our Events

ICA hosts a multitude of social and service events throughout the school year. Popular social events include Trivia Night, Field Day, and and weekly study hours. We also have many service events on and off campus in order to contribute to the Austin community.

Jhalak

Jhalak is an intercollegiate Bollywood-Fusion dance competition that seeks to showcase the talents of some of the most talented teams across the nation.

Rasoi

Every month, the mouthwatering aroma of Indian food makes its way around campus as ICA hosts Rasoi: fresh Indian food on campus, attracting all food lovers.

Study Hours

Studying is always more fun in a group! That's why ICA hosts weekly study hours for all members to help each other get through the long days and even longer nights.

Trivia Night

Held once a year, this is one of our largest and most competitive events! Questions range from beauty to pop culture to the Olympics. Come show us what you've got!

Bollywood Movie Night

Relax and unwind with your friends, free snacks, and some of Bollywood's biggest stars.

Field Day

De-stress and have a great time playing different individual and team games, from Ultimate Frisbee to Capture the Flag.

Contact Us

If you have any questions at all or want to get in touch with a board member, please don't hesitate to contact us! We're here to help make your college experience the best it can be.

Indian Cultural Association
100B W Dean Keeton St
Austin, TX 78712

Email: membership@texas-ica.com
Facebook: Indian Cultural Association