What's Going On

  • Jacksonville City Clean Up Day Group Picture
  • Jacksonville City Clean Up Day
  • Anniston City Clean Up Day
  • Anniston City Clean Up Day 2
  • Fall 2019 Overnight Factory Retreat
  • Dance in a Bag Group Winners
  • 2019 Homecoming Parade
  • Freshman Forum Tailgate
  • Boys and Girls Club Dancing
  • Harvest Festival Workers

Community Service Partners

Legacy Village 

Local Animal Shelter 

Jacksonville Food Pantry 

Boys and Girls Club

Anniston Changers

This past year Freshman Forum contributed over 800 hours of community service to the organizations listed above. 

Leadership Development

Freshman Forum hosts a fall retreat at "The Factory" in Gadsden, Alabama and a spring retreat on campus where members further their leadership and team building skills. 

Social Events

Members are placed in groups with a sophomore mentor who serves as a resource for each member. Each group hosts social events like going to the recreation and fitness center, attending sporting events, or hosting a tailgate. 

Awards Banquet 

At the end of each academic year the forum hosts an awards banquet with who's who awards, along with various other recognitions given to outstanding members within the forum. 

Kel Kelley Elite One of the Year Award

Will Jackson was named the 2020 Kel Kelley "Elite One" of the Year. This award is given to a member based on the following: meeting attendance, community service volunteer hours, participation in events outside of meetings, GPA, and overall representation of Freshman Forum inside and outside of the classroom. 

Freshman Forum Creed

I am a member of Freshman Forum

I will lead by example

I will be a voice for the freshman class

I will represent JSU with integrity

I will be an active participant in the activities of my university

I will strive to achieve academic excellence

I will serve my campus

I will give back to the community

I will strive to uphold JSU as the Friendliest Campus in the South

I will always stay COCKY

I am a leader

I am a JSU Gamecock!