The DSS is governing body that oversees the various Departmental Societies within the Faculty of Science at Dalhousie. All Departmental Societies are student run and governed societies with representatives that sit as councillors on the DSS Council to ensure all departments have an opportunity to voice opinions, share concerns and effect charge for their respective departments and the Science community as a whole at Dalhousie.

Departmental Socitieties 

Other Departmental Societies Include: Dalhousie Undergraduate Economics Student Association, Environmental Programs Student Society, Dalhousie Association of Marine Biology Students, Dalhousie Oceanography Undergraduate Society