Student Organizations

Dean's Student Advisory Board

The council provides an environment for students to collaborate with the school of education dean. This avenue allows students to share their perspectives about the school and departments. It also grants them the opportunity to offer suggestions for ways in which their learning environment can be enhanced. Students who serve on the council participate in events hosted by the school. It is an excellent opportunity for members to network and meet professionals in their field.

Human Development and Family Science Departmental Delegates

This leadership opportunity is for HDFE students interested in representing the Department of Human Development and Family Science. Delegates assist with the important task of recruiting new majors by serving as hosts for prospective students at recruitment events and any additional departmental events that may arise.

Samford University National Council on Family Relations (SUNcfr)

This organization provides an opportunity for students to discuss and exchange ideas on family-related professional development issues. Members experience professional development opportunities including a career expo with professionals in the field and complete community service events throughout the school year. This organization in an affiliate of the  National Council on Family Relations and is open to all Samford University Human Development and Family Science majors.