Students for Seniors

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Who We Are

Students for Seniors (S4S) strives to enrich the lives of senior citizens through volunteer work and by raising awareness of current issues facing the elderly population. Founded in 2014 by a group of dedicated students in interested in senior housing administration (located within the Department of Health Administration and Policy), S4S welcomes all undergraduate and graduate students at Mason who are interested in volunteering with the elderly, better understanding the aging population, and making connections with professionals in the industry.

The organization is also interested in fighting Alzheimer’s, which affects one in nine Americans older than 65, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. To address this prominent issue, S4S participates in fundraising events such as the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

To learn more, you can read an interview with the founding officers of S4S.

S4S at Memory Walk 2014

S4S students at the 2014 Alzheimer's Memory Walk.

Become a Member

  • For more information about events, activities, and how to become a member, check out our S4S Get Connected page.
  • Questions? Contact the Department of Health Administration and Policy at hap@gmu.edu.

s4skickoff

S4S 2015 kick-off meeting.