African-American Student Association
"To Make A Difference, Be Different"
The African-American Student Association (AASA) was established in 1968 to cultivate and promote a general knowledge of African-American culture and society on the University of South Alabama campus, and today there are over 100 members. AASA serves as an unifying force for African American students, faculty and staff, and as the representative for African-American students at USA, dealing in all issue.
- Encourage unity among African-American Students.
- Provide programming for cultural awareness and communication among the university community.
- Provide leadership opportunities for aspiring students.
- Encourage students to participate in all aspects of campus life.
AASA also works closely with the Office of Minority Student Affairs (OMSA) to provide programs for Black History Month as well as other activities. AASA encourages students to become active in their campus life by interacting with other organizations such as Student Government Association (SGA), Jaguar Productions (JP), and other student organizations.