- To acquaint students with aspects of dietetics and food administration.
- To broaden the scope of educational experiences through nutrition related activities.
- To provide nutrition information to the community.
- To provide opportunities for members to become active with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics at national, state, and local levels.
- To encourage student participation and membership in student and professional organizations.
- To provide information regarding internships.
- To provide orientation and peer advising for dietetic students.
- To improve communication among students and faculty of the department