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Starting a New Student Organization

If you are unable to find a student organization to join you are more than welcome to start one of your own! Come to the Office of Student Activities and one our staff members can assist you with the process. Becoming a recognized student organization comes with many rights and privileges including but not limited to:

  • Free web space
  • Use of University facility space
  • Space at the Involvement Fair
  • Rights to request use of the student fee

Information Packet

The recognition process includes filling out the Intent to Organize form, found in the Office of Student Activities, and completing the Information Packet. The Information Packet outlines the five requirements of recognition:

  • Intent to Organize form
  • Officer Report form
  • Advisor Approval form
  • Constitution
  • Membership list (at least 10 University Park students)
  • Attendance at New Student Organization Orientation

Once you fulfill these requirements, return them to the Office of Student Activities.

New Student Organization Orientations

Fall 2018 Meeting Dates and Times

Should you have any initial questions please feel free to contact us.

Dates Times Locations
Tuesday, August 21 1:30 PM 131 HUB-Robeson Center
Wednesday, August 29 6:00 PM 131 HUB-Robeson Center
Monday, September 3
(Labor Day - No Classes)
2:00 PM 131 HUB-Robeson Center
Thursday, September 13 1:30 PM 131 HUB-Robeson Center
Tuesday, September 18 3:00 PM 131 HUB-Robeson Center