Student Organizations & Leadership

Learn about the numerous opportunities for SJSU Lurie College of Education undergraduate, graduate, credential, and doctoral students to get involved in the community through student organizations and leadership roles!  Upcoming meetings and events for these groups are listed on the Google calendar at the bottom of this webpage.



Lurie College Promise Group

The Promise Group was established to create opportunities for first generation students and those who are part of the SJSU Spartan Scholars, Guardian Scholars, or Educational Opportunity Program to participate in a year-long personal, academic, and professional development experience.  

Lurie College undergraduate students who are Child & Adolescent Development (ChAD) or Communicative Disorders & Sciences (CD&S) majors at SJSU and can participate in a twice monthly group seminar are eligible to join - contact for more information!


SJSU Lurie College of Education Student Success Center Ambassadors


Lurie College Student Ambassador Group

Student Ambassadors are dedicated to welcoming new and prospective students, creating a strong college community, and exploring pre-professional networking opportunities.  Under the guidance of the Lurie College Student Success Center, the volunteer SAs participate in the development and implementation of events that foster a strong community.  If you are enthusiastic about representing Lurie College and creating meaningful experiences for future and current students, apply today!


Leadership team


Child and Adolescent Development (ChAD) Club

The ChAD club is a student-run organization that is open to all interested students, alumni, and faculty in the Child & Adolescent Development department.  The club has a bulletin board outside of SH 201 where information about activities is posted.  Visit the department website or the club Facebook group to find out more information!


SJSU Lurie College of Education Communicative Disorders and Sciences Department NSSLHA Chapter


Communicative Disorders and Sciences National Student Speech Language Hearing Association Chapter

The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is a national organization for undergraduate and/or graduate students who are interested in the study of speech language pathology and/or audiology.  It is the only organization of its kind recognized by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA).  Founded in 1972, NSSLHA now has over 18,000 members and local chapters at more than 285 colleges and universities.

The Silicon Valley's local chapter was founded at San Jose State University in 1977.  SJSU NSSLHA members are active in fundraising and community service, and attend various educational programs such as guest lectures and regional, state and national conferences.  Visit the website for more information!


SJSU Lurie College of Education Counselor Education Graduate Organization CEGO


Counselor Education Graduate Organization (CEGO)

CEGO creates an inclusive community for graduate students studying in the SJSU Lurie College Counselor Education Department by providing networking opportunities, professional development, practical experiences, and a space to voice opinions.  For more information, please contact or visit them online at or!