The school set up 2 longitudinal undergraduate Party branches and 4 lateral graduate Party branches in terms of majors and classes, respectively. By the end of December 2017, there were 128 student party members in the school, of which 33 were probationary Party members.
The school sent 76 party activists to training throughout the year. Besides, the school has trained 45 members for pre-member development training and developed 42 new Party members. Through the formulation of the system of Party members in the school of life science and engineering, excellent party members were selected to lead the work of Party building. The student Party branches have carried out more than 40 educational and special activities, and 2 special activities of the university-level demonstration Party branch.
The school formulated a set of regulatory rules including “Undergraduate Rules and Regulations”, “Ladder Tutorial System”, “Phoneless Classroom Proposals”, revised “Undergraduate Provisional Regulations for Attendance”, “Tutor's Working Manual”. In addition, the school established steering and monitoring groups for the style of study with 16 times study inspections in the construction month and individual studies 5 times per week. In the whole year, the school convened different kinds of class meetings 96 times and 7 round cadre training with a total number of 500 student cadres participated. The school also carried out the sixth “class elite challenge competition” to realize the 100% coverage of the class and the integration of the special Youth League branch with the construction rate of 100%.
The school actively explores the excellent student examples through formulating the "the peer mentor system" and outstanding alumni activities. The school now has 16 peer mentors of year 2016 and 2017. They played leading roles in student affairs. This year, the school selected 2 provincial outstanding graduates, 17 university-level outstanding graduates, 1 “Si Shi Yang Hua” excellent student award, 4 advanced class collectives and 1 excellent & special class collective.