Stephen F. Austin State University


Family and Consumer Sciences Student Organization

The Family and Consumer Sciences Student Organization is open to all Human Sciences majors. The purpose of the organization is to promote family and consumer sciences, advocate for families, and individuals and to interface with family and consumer science professionals and students. University members often attend AAFCS district, state, and national meetings, along with FCCLA Meetings at the state level and serve as judges for STAR events. Our student embers may apply for scholarships on a state and national level.

As a member of FCSSO, you will have the unique opportunity to engage in the following events:

Professional Organizations

Students are encouraged to become members of various professional organizations geared towards Family and Consumer Sciences. Membership to the professional organizations can be purchased at a student rate and vary between organizations. Our students often attend conferences hosted by these organizations with their faculty. We encourage our students to get involved with professional organizations early on to encourage networking, development, and future career opportunities.

To learn more about professional organizations available after graduation visit the following web sites: