The Office of Student Life (OSL), supports the mission of Morehouse College and the retention, progression, and graduation of men by providing opportunities through registered student organizations and Student Life sponsored activities that are designed to cultivate learning, improve student development, provide leadership opportunities, compliment academic programs, and enhance character development. OSL through its activities collaborates with students, faculty, staff, and community leaders to promote analytical and critical thinking, build interpersonal skills, offer opportunities for creative expression, and recognize and address current trends.
OSL will be proactive partners with students, faculty and staff in building community and enhancing student learning.
The Office of Student Life Provides focuses on the three following functional areas:
Campus Activities: Campus Activities provide students opportunities to get involved with the Morehouse College community. Through involvement in student leadership, governance, community service, and recreational activities, students gain experiences that positively affect their development while at Morehouse College and increase their chance for academic success.These activities also offer students spaces where they can express themselves artistically, culturally, politically, and religiously
Fraternity Life: Greek Letter Fraternities and Social Fellowships are extracurricular organizations chartered by the College. The College encourages fraternities and social fellowship organizations to contribute to the fulfillment of its mission by promoting academic excellence, exercising collegial spirit, celebrating pluralism, recognizing the interdependence of campus organizations, and respecting the dignity of the entire College community.
Student Leadership Programs: The OSL aligns with the college's mission to s to develop men with disciplined minds who will lead lives of leadership and service. Using the Council for the Advancement of Standards (CAS) in Higher Education's six domains of learning and development (2009), which include knowledge acquisition, construction, integration, and application; cognitive complexity; intrapersonal development; interpersonal competence, humanitarianism and civic engagement; and practical competence the OSL will promote the personal and intellectual growth of students through co-curricular leadership development opportunities.
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185 People | 489 Impacts | 1,654 Hours | 37,298 Total Economic Impact