DUSAA was founded in 2009 and recognized as an official student chapter by the Society of American Archivists in 2010. Our mission is to:
- Help introduce new archivists to the profession
- Provide an outlet for students to discuss archival issues
- Allow students to participate in professional activities
- Promote communication among student chapter members
The Society of American Archivists is the oldest and largest archives organization in the United States. Members receive The American Archivist and Archival Outlook as well as discounts on conferences, workshops, and more.