Student Involvement and Leadership Development (SILD)

  • As of September 1st, 2020, SILD has launched it's new process for students, faculty, and staff to request poster reservations in the McCarthy Center on the 2nd and/or 3rd floor. Please see the bottom of this page to read the updated posting policies and to request to post your poster(s).
  • Also as of September, Campus Happenings has gone virtual. Updates will be coming soon.
  • September 8, 9, and 10 is the Student Organization Showcase! Any new or interested students should head over to RamLink and attend these awesome events in order to get involved at FSU and join some Student Organizations!

Office of Student Involvement & Leadership Development COVID-19 Virtual Resources

Please follow this LINK to the Framingham State University's Main Page for any and all updates pertaining to COVID-19.

Our office will continue to support and serve the needs of our diverse student population throughout these unprecedented times. You can continue to contact us through virtual means (i.e. phone, email, and video conferencing).

Virtual Office Hours are Monday - Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM

For general questions, please email our office at:

For our Student Organizations, please reach out to your SILD Resource Person via email during these office hours.

SILD Resource People:
Sara Gallegos, Director of SILD
Jorge Gonzales, Assistant Director of SILD
Brendan Fraser, Club Coordinator


Office of Student Involvement & Leadership Development Mission Statement

As an office within Student Development at Framingham State University, Student Involvement and Leadership Development strives to:

  • Serve as a student-focused resource that is critical in student engagement by providing inclusive, consistent and supportive practices.

  • Encourage students to engage in involvement opportunities to cultivate a sense of belonging and help build skills needed to be academically, professionally and personally successful.

  • Emphasize inclusive excellence in programming and community building through respectful exchange of ideas, purposeful social interaction, and ethical decision-making.

  • Promote accountability and self-efficacy skill development through club leadership, event planning and student employment.

The Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Development (SILD) provides a variety of opportunities for students to get involved and connected to Framingham State University. 

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  • Institutional Traditions

    Black & Gold Beginnings

    Ram's Rising

    Engagement Day

    Constitution Day


  • Student Programming

    L.E.A.D. Workshop Series

SILD is open Monday - Friday, from 9am - 5pm.