SUMAIT Student Organization
Student Organizations at SUMAIT are an integral part of campus life and one of the best opportunities for students to learn outside of the classroom. Students are provided with opportunities to gain experiences and knowledge from the classroom with the everyday experience of living and working in a society with people of varied cultures, interests, ideas and values.
As provided for in its constitution, SUSO holds its free, fair and democratic elections once every academic year. The Union operates much like Parliamentary system and in principle grater student representation and administrative involvement in the various constituent organs of the University.
The student association operates under the office of the Dean of Students, which also acts as the linkage between students and the administration. The association and its representative body play a very important role in the University
What is a SUSO?
A student organization is defined as a group of students joined together in pursuit of a common purpose, which is in support of the mission, goals and core values of University, guided by a lawful constitution under the direction of chosen officers and officially recognized by the Board for Student Affairs.
To champion the democratic rights of its members while embracing the virtues and principles of social justice, consensus building, integrity and constructive engagement.
In liaison with other student organizations; SUSO seeks to advance and champion the collective national interests.
To engage in crisis management where integrity, dialogue and constructive criticism aimed at improving our University shall be embraced.
To encourage creative, innovative and observe moral and social justice.
To be an outstanding organizational point of reference in a just, democratic, transparent academic and scholarly environment at SUMAIT University.
SUSO remains morally obliged and duty bound to foster a peaceful and stable teaching, learning and research-enabling environment that will continue to propel a nation to greater heights of scholarly and socio-economic prosperity.
To participate fully in University activities with the aim of making it achieve its vision of becoming a world-class University for the advancement of humanity.