Brigham Young University. Social Units Committee

The Social Units Committee was formed in 1927 to oversee the social units program at BYU. The chairmen of this committee were Elmer Miller (1928-1929, 1930-1933), C. S. Boyle (1929-1930), G. H. Hansen (1933-1938) and Wesley P. Lloyd (1939-1946).


Established: 1927

Abolished: 1946

Location: Provo, Utah (1927-1946)


The Social Units Committee organized groups of men or women into units of around twenty or thirty members. These social units would then plan activities in accordance with the rules and regulations established by the Social Affairs Committee and with the permission of that organization.

Assets and Administrative Structure

From 1928 to 1933 the chairman of this committee was the chairman of the Social Affairs Committee. Following 1939, the Dean of Men served as chairman of this organization.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University (1927-1946)

Associated unit: Brigham Young University. Social Affairs Committee (1915-1946)


Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1928-1929: p. 25 (Chairman of Social Affairs, Elmer Miller, chairman)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1929-1930: p. 26 (Chairman of Social Affairs, C. S. Boyle, chairman)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1933-1934: p. 26 (G. H. Hansen, chairman)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1938-1939: p. 32 (Dean of Men, Wesley P. Lloyd, chairman)

Meeting Minutes, 1876-1951 (UA 5 Fol 13): (organized men and women into social units which planned activities acceptable to the Social Affairs Committee)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2010-00373

Creator: JDM