Baines Room, BDSC
[STUDENT ORGANIZATION ADVISOR SUMMIT]
The Student Organization Advisor Summit is a semesterly student organization risk management training program. It is essential for all student organization advisors to attend this training session in order to be informed and educated on how to protect your organization from unnecessary potential and perceived risks.
Organizations which are unable to send its advisors to this required program will be prohibited from hosting social events, placed on organizational probation, and posted on a list on non-compliant student organizations on the Student Activities website.
[YOUR ROLE AS AN ADVISOR]As a student organization advisor, you hold the responsibility to be informed and educated on how to protect your organization from unnecessary potential and perceived risks. To help advisors operate their organizations in a safe and successful manner, Student Activities hosts the Student Organization Advisor Summit each semester. Following the training, advisors are expected to assist student leaders in reporting a summary of the training to the organization's membership. All advisors are required to participate in this risk management training at the outset of their advisor term and once every three years following your initial training session. The Department of Student Activities will be responsible for maintaining attendance records and will notify you when you must renew your training.
Student organizations who do not comply with this state-mandated law are, among other things, placed on organizational probation.
If you have any questions about the state law and/or the legally mandated risk management training, please contact Student Activities at 254-710-2371 or via e-mail.