There are many opportunities for employees at A&M to network and connect with each other as well as the broader community. There are professional organizations, social clubs, and religious organizations that welcome your participation.
Staff Council & Faculty Senate
The University Staff Council (USC) stated mission is to represent the interests of and the issues impacting both classified and non-classified staff employees at Texas A&M - College Station.
The Faculty Senate reviews all policies dealing with curricula and instruction; academic standards including admissions, graduation and retention, scholarships, honors and other forms of student distinction; and hiring, retention, tenure, promotion and evaluation of academic personnel.
Texas A&M Networks
There are a number of staff and faculty networks at Texas A&M that are focused on supporting professional development and/or raising awareness of various social issues. The most comprehensive list of faculty and staff networks can be found on the Faculty and Staff Organizations and Resources page.
Bryan/College Station Organizations
There are also many organizations that offer membership to the broader community of Bryan/College Station:
- Chamber of Commerce - Professional Organizations
- Convention and Visitors Bureau - Clubs & Organizations
The Chamber of Commerce lists only professional organizations, while the Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a much broader list. On their page you can find professional, social, political, and service organizations, among others.
Advising a Student Organization
As a full time employee of Texas A&M University, you are now eligible to be an advisor for a student organization. If you have a hobby, special interest, or talent, there is a student organization looking for YOU! Training is free for this unique professional development opportunity. If you are interested, visit studentactivities.tamu.edu/app/advisors.