Start an Organization

Each academic year, Baylor University and the Department of Student Activities recognizes an average of over fifteen new student organizations.

Interested in starting a new student organization at Baylor?  Here is how to get started today!

Step 1 – Meet with Student Activities

Contact the Graduate Apprentice for Student Organizations  to arrange a meeting to discuss your proposed organization.

Step 2 – Review Student Activities Policies

Review our Student Organization Policies & Procedures to familiarize yourself with the requirements and guidelines for student organizations.

Step 3 – Identify Organization Advisors

Enlist at least one full-time faculty or staff member as an advisor for your organization.

Step 4 – Complete Application

Fill out the Application for Student Organization Charter on Connect by one of the two semester deadlines.

  • Spring 2018 Deadlines – February 2 and March 16

Step 5 – Attend a Chartering Bootcamp

Complete the final step of the process by attending a Chartering Bootcamp upon invitation from the Department of Student Activities.