HUGS - Help for Undergraduate and Graduate Students
PAFCS HUGS Mentoring Program links FCS Pre-professionals with experienced FCS professionals.
If you are a pre-professional, click here for a HUGS pre-professional form.
If you are a professional and would like to offer support to pre-professionals, click here for a HUGS mentor form.
Questions? Contact PAFCS
PAFCS HUGS/MENTORING PROGRAM FOR FCS PRE-PROFESSIONALS
Are you an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a course of study in Family
and Consumer Sciences?
Do you want half of your AAFCS renewal membership fee sponsored by an FCS professional?
If you answered yes to the questions above, then apply to the PAFCS HUGS Mentoring Program!
WHAT IS INVOLVED? Complete the following three (3) easy steps listed below:
- Complete a HUGS Student Application Form.
- Complete an AAFCS Membership Application, available from your FCS Program Director or online.
- Return the following to PAFCS:
a) PAFCS HUGS Mentoring Program Form AAFCS Membership Application
b) Your check for $30 (half of AAFCS membership dues), made payable
You will be given the name of a HUGS Mentor sponsor. The $30 membership difference will be forwarded to AAFCS to complete your $60 student membership dues.
For FCS Professionals
PAFCS HUGS MENTORING PROGRAM NEEDS FCS PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT!
Are you a family and consumer sciences professional who is happy with your career choice?
Would you like to encourage a preprofessional to complete his/her education in Family and Consumer Sciences?
Are you willing to sponsor at least one student’s partial AAFCS membership renewal for this academic year?
If you answered yes to the questions above, then apply to be a mentor in the
PAFCS HUGS/Mentoring Program!
WHAT IS INVOLVED? Complete the following two (2) easy steps listed below:
- Complete the PAFCS HUGS Mentor Sponsor Form.
- Return the form to PAFCS with a check for $30 made payable to PAFCS
You will be given the name of a student needing your HUGS and mentoring. Your check will be forwarded to AAFCS to complete your $60 student membership