This page includes the Student Organization Handbook and additional pamphlets and worksheets to assist you in building and managing a successful student organization.

If you or another member of your organization requires an accommodation to have the handbook or other resources available in print or another format, please e-mail or call (573) 651-2280.

Student Organization Handbook

The Student Organization Handbook is currently being updated. Once "Construction" has been completed, we will post the handbook information back on the website. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Campus Life & Event Services at 651-2280 or We apologize for any inconvenience.

Managing Your Organization Resources

The Managing Your Organization Resources section offers you in-depth information on how to successfully manage your student organization. You'll find tips for event planning, serving as an organization officer, and more!

Student Organization Registration Process Resources

General Policies & Procedures

      • Gambling: How to host a raffle or trivia legal game legally
      • Movie copyright: Are you breaking the law when you watch a movie at your meeting?

Funding & Finance Resources

Event Planning & Promotion Resources

Officer Resources


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