The Dean of Students Office, also known as the DOS, can provide students with resources, programs, counseling, and even jobs for any student at the University of Alabama. Programs such as The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life partners students, alumni and other stakeholders to build a Greek community unified through its congruence with shared values, commitment to high standards and desire to be recognized as one of the premier Greek communities in the nation. Specific programs for students who are new to UA have been put in place, such as, Freshman Learning Communities, Peer Mentoring Programs, Transfer Student Association, and Out-of-State Student Networks.