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African Students Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
A.S.A
Purpose:
The purposes of the association are as follows: 1) To foster a greater understanding and unity among students from all African countries attending Texas A&M University (TAMU) regardless of race, color, religious affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or handicaps. 2) To promote, encourage and support academic, athletic, cultural, and social activities, and encourage participation in said activities. 3) To stimulate interaction among African students, students of TAMU, and society at large. 4) To welcome and assist incoming African students to TAMU in cooperation with the office of International Students Services.
Year Founded:
1984
Membership Dues:
$40.00 one-time
Admits Members:
Year Round
Meeting Locations:
Rudder and MSC

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Temiloluwa Taiwo
Public Contact E-mail Address:
temitaiwo@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
2146040708

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://Tamuasa.com
Organization E-mail Address:
asalistseve@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
General (No College)
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
51-100
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Three or more times per semester
Fundraising Events:
Three or more times per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Once per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Twice per semester
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per year
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never