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Resources for African American/Black Students

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With over 300 active student orgs on campus, we are certain there is one that is right for you.  Below are two lists consisting of Active Student Organizations and Black Letter Greek Organizations at Texas State.
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 Programs & Events

New Student Reception

Black Freshman and Transfer Student Welcome Reception

Held each fall semester 
The Coalition of Black Faculty & Staff and SDI welcome new Black freshman and transfer students to Texas State. Freshmen are welcomed to meet current students and Black Faculty and Staff. This event is free and offers light refreshments and food.

BSO Retreat

Black Student Organization Retreat

Fall 2018
At the start of the Fall semester, Black student organizations meet and retreat in order to plan and prepare for the academic year. Organizations participate in a President's Forum, receive important financial aid updates for members, hear about volunteer opportunities, and connect with each other on programs and funding proposals.

Great Resources and Opportunities

Coaltion Coaltion of Black Faculty and Staff

The Coalition is committed to promote togetherness, develop a strong unified body, and gain recognition within the Texas State and surrounding community.

Scholarships, Internships, ConferencesConferences | Internships | Scholarships

A list of on- and off-campus scholarships, internships and conferences.  This list is intended to serve as a reference. Email us at with recommendations.