Whereas we the students of South Africa, realising that we are members of the community before we are students, and committing ourselves to a non racial, non sexist and democratic society free of exploitation and national oppression in which harmony amongst people will prevail, find it necessary to articulate the aspirations of the oppressed, progressive and democratic minded and historically oppressed in a united manner and therefore determined:

  1. To organise students to work towards the transformation of education
  2. to organise students to play a meaningful role in the transformation of South African Society, the Southern African Region, the African Continent and the International Community.