Secular Student Leader Resource Hub

Welcome to the secular student leader resource hub. As a leader of your secular student alliance chapter, you are making your campus a better place for secular students to study and thrive. We've compiled resources to help develop your leadership skills, run your club, plan events and bring secular speakers to campus.

Spring 2022 Secular Student Alliance Chapter Registration

2021-2022

Step 1: Download the Pre-Registration Form to view our Minimum Standards of Affiliation and Registration Requirements.

Step 2: Use your Pre-Registration Form to gather the relevant contact information needed to register.

Step 3: Send in your pre-registration form to organizer@secularstudents.org or complete our virtual form below.

Step 4: Request Chapter materials for the coming year and set up a time to chat with your Campus Organizer!

The Secular Student Alliance offers free resources to SSA Chapters and Affiliates.

Tabling Supplies

We offer stickers, buttons, flyers, pens, and more to help promote your club on campus.

Business Cards

Promote your club with custom business cards with your email address and social media accounts.

Banners

Affiliates are eligible for a free generic SSA banner, while Chapters can request a customized banner for their club.

Secular Activist Scholarships

Each year the Secular Student Alliance highlights exceptional secular activism by students through our SSA Activist Scholarships. We encourage all SSA Leaders to apply!

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Chapter Leadership Resources

Access Legal Assistance

Think your school is violating the separation of church and state? Let us know and we'll take action.

Chapter Guide for High Schools

Access our specialized guide for starting and running an SSA on your high school campus.

Design Hub

Need graphics for your SSA social media channel or to make posters?

New Member and Leader Rituals

Build secular traditions on your campus. Request your new leader and member pins.

Planning Events on Campus

Fund your chapter's activities!

FFRF Program Grants are available to help fund your campus programs and events.

Need to raise money to support your club? We can help you set up an online fundraiser on Givelively for your club. Let us know whether you are raising funds for a specific event or general club activities!

Speakers Bureau

Check out our exciting list of speakers you could bring to campus or to your virtual meeting!

Think your chapter has planned a praiseworthy event? Let us know what you did and be entered into a raffle for club prizes. Be sure to send us photos from your event.

Planning Your Event

Hosting a successful event on campus requires planning in advance, collaboration, and attention to detail.

Looking for ideas of events to host on campus? Check out our program and activity guides for suggested program ideas. Chapters across the country will be involved with these programs.

Spring 2022 Events

Secular Seder: Passover Without God

April 12th, 2022

This year, we're honoring Passover with a non-theistic spin. Join us for the first annual Secular Seder-a humanistic, modern take on the typical holiday tradition.

Ask an Atheist Day

April 21st, 2022.

This event is intended to be an opportunity for the general public—particularly people of faith—to approach non-theists and ask questions about secular life. We're encouraging all SSA affiliate groups to participate at whatever level they are able!

Voter Rights and Supression: What You Can Do

May 17th, 2022

Voting rights are under attack nationwide as states pass voter suppression laws. These laws lead to significant burdens for eligible voters, and young voters, trying to exercise their most fundamental constitutional right. This panel discussion will highlight current voter suppression strategies and what you can do to combat them.

SSA Student Member Meeting | April

April 14th, 2022

Join us at our monthly Student Member Meeting April 14th! We will be discussing scholarships opportunities, Ask an Atheist Day, graduation cords, and our upcoming conference.

SSA Student Member Meeting | May

May 12th, 2022

Join us at our monthly Student Member Meeting May 12th! We will be discussing scholarships opportunities, internships, graduation cords, our upcoming conference, and what you can do to stay active over the summer.

National Conference

July 8-10, 2022

Join us for the largest gathering of secular students in the country! Register your interest today!

Fall 2022 Events

Webinars

Monthly | Dates Vary

National Coming Out Day

October 11th 2022

Graveyard of the Gods

October 2022

Carl Sagan Day

November 9th 2022

Member Meetings

Monthly | 2nd Thursdays

Join our Discord

Stay in the know! Connect with other secular students and join one of our interest channels.

Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on secular student news! Subscribe or view past issues of our newsletter.

Visit our Youtube

Looking to learn more about secular topics? Watch our virtual events and conference videos.

Join Leaderspace

Join our Facebook Group exclusively for SSA Leaders! Get to know other secular students.

Find more ways to get involved with SSA!

Visit our Member Hub for more information on getting involved in secular activities on your campus! Check out upcoming events and opportunities for atheist, humanist, and non-religious students!