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Information for Advisors

Information for Advisors


An organization advisor must be a full-time faculty or staff member of Sothern University and A&M College. Undergraduate and/or graduate students may NOT advise student organizations.

A registered student organization’s advisor must:

  1. Represent the interests of Southern University and A&M College at meetings and activities of the Student Organization with regard to compliance with regulations and policies.
  2. Assist the Student Organization in developing realistic goals, strategic planning, and training for the academic year.
  3. Provide guidance regarding the operation of the Student Organization and its activities.
  4. Approve all activities, events, and programs of the Student Organization.
  5. Attend all approved activities, events, and programs of the Registered Student Organization.
  6. Attend quarterly advisor training sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement