Student Life Leadership Summit

Save the date for the Student Life Leadership Summit, Saturday September 9, 2023

Student Organization Officer Training

Part of the RSO Annual Registration process is officer training for the students serving as President and Treasurer. Additional officers are welcome to attend. Beginning August 28, 2022, Officer Training sessions will be offered in two parts. Space is limited in each session, RSVP in advance.

  • RSO Officer Training Part 1
    • Roster Management
    • Event Creation, Space Requests & Set-ups
    • Event Marketing
    • Event Management & Policies
    • Logging Service Hours
  • RSO Officer Training Part 2
    • SOFA Funding
    • Fundraising Policies
    • RSO Financial Forms
    • Budgeting

Officer Training Schedule

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Part 1Part 2
Sunday, August 28, 11 am - 12:30 pm Sunday, August 28, 1:30 - 3 pm
Tuesday, August 30, 10:00 am - 11:30 am Monday, August 29, 1 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday, August 30, 3 pm - 4:30 pm Wednesday, August 31, 1 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday, September 1, 3 pm - 4:30 pm Thursday, September 1, 5 pm - 6:30 pm
Friday, September 2, 10 am - 11:30 am Wednesday, September 7, 10 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, September 6, 3 pm - 4:30 pm Friday, September 9, 1 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday, September 8, 3 pm - 4:30 pm Monday, September 12, 3 pm - 4:30 pm
Sunday, September 11, 6 pm - 7:30 pm Wednesday, September 14, 9:15 am - 10:45 am
Tuesday, September 13, 4 pm - 5:30 pm Wednesday, September 14, 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Wednesday, September 14, 11 am - 12:30 pm Thursday, September 15, 5 pm - 6:30 pm
Monday, September 19, 6 pm - 7:30 pm Tuesday, September 20, 5:30 pm - 7 pm
Sunday, October 9, 3:30 pm - 5 pm Friday, September 30, 10 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, October 11, 3:30 pm - 5 pm Thursday, October 13, 1pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday, October 19, 10 am - 11:30 am Tuesday, October 18, 11:30 am - 1 pm
Thursday, October 27, 3:30 pm - 5 pm Monday, October 24, 10 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, November 10, Noon-1:30 pm Tuesday, November 15, 3:30-5 pm
Friday, November 11, 1-2:30 pm Thursday, November 17 4 - 5:30 pm
Tuesday, November 29, 11 am - 12:30 pm *Friday, November 18 11 am - 12:30 pm *
Sunday, December 4, 2 pm - 3:30 pm *Monday, January 23, 1 pm - 2:30 pm *
Friday, January 20, 10 am - 11:30 am *Tuesday, January 24, 10 am - 11:30 am*
Sunday, January 22, 4 pm - 5:30 pm *Sunday, January 29, 2 pm - 3:30 pm*
Wednesday, January 25, 10 am - 11:30am*Thursday, February 9, 2 - 3:30 pm*
Thursday, February 16, 2 - 3:30 pm*Tuesday, February 14, 4 - 5:30 pm*
Friday, February 24, Noon - 1:30 pm*Sunday, February 26, 4 - 5:30 pm*

*RSVP Required 24 hours in advance, if no one has signed up 24 hours in advance, this session will be canceled.

RSO Officer Workshops

January 23, 4 - 5 pm - Event Planning 101: Explore the basics of successful event planning. Timelines, locations, set-ups, logistics and more. RSVP Required

January 31, 4 - 5 pm - Running an Effective Meeting : Not sure how to run your groups meetings? Never run a meeting before? There are a lot of factors that can impact your organization's success, but regular meetings and communications can significantly improve the strength of your group. This workshop will provide you with some tools and help build your confidence in running your organizations meetings. RSVP Required

February 6 1 - 2 pm - Budget Friendly Event Brainstorm: Not sure what your organization can do for events with a limited budget? This workshop will help inspire you and provide you with resources to still put on amazing events for the campus community with little to no costs. RSVP Required

February 13 1-2pm - Constitution and Bylaw Review: Need help with your RSO Constitution or Bylaws? Haven't read them in years and not sure what it means? This workshop will help you in reviewing your current documents and provide sample language and work through best practices for your RSO Constitution or Bylaws. RSVP Required

Advisor Workshops

October 13, 2-3 pm - RSO Advisor Workshop - Advisor 101: Role and Responsibility of the Advisor

October 27, 2-3pm - Understanding RSO Funding

November 10, 2-3 pm - RSO Events