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Sponsored Student Organizations

Sponsored student organizations are student organizations that have a designated and acknowledged partnership with a university academic or administrative unit. Sponsorship by academic or administrative units requires support, endorsement, supervision, and the assumption of responsibility for the actions and activities of the sponsored student organization. Sponsorship may not be extended to student organizations involved in political or religious activities or in projects for private gain. Rules regarding sponsorship are found in section 6-101(10) of The University of Texas at Austin Institutional Rules on Student Services and Activities.

There are benefits to becoming a sponsored student organization, such as:

  • an advisor assigned to the sponsored student organization;
  • possible funding through the sponsoring academic or administrative unit;
  • general resources, such as office space, technology resources and support, reservation of space in department controlled facilities, ability to request use of trademark with permission from Trademark Licensing; and
  • tax status of the university extended to the sponsored student organization.

Potential benefits for academic or administrative units working with a sponsored student organization include having:

  • the mission of the sponsored student organization aligning with the mission of the academic or administrative unit;
  • the sponsored student organization promoting departmental initiatives; and
  • the sponsored student organization helping with student retention within the academic or administrative unit.

In order to be sponsored by an academic or administrative unit, an officer of the registered student organization must complete the following steps:

Officers of registered student organizations who are interested in seeking sponsorship by an academic or administrative unit are welcome to make an appointment with a Student Activities staff member.

Current List of Sponsored Student Organizations

Sponsored Student OrganizationSponsoring Academic or Administrative Unit
ABC Residence Hall CouncilUniversity Housing and Dining
Action Committee for Career ServicesSchool of Law
Actuarial Science ClubCollege of Natural Sciences
Afrikan-American AffairsDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
Almetris Duren Residence Hall CouncilUniversity Housing and Dining
Alpha Eta Mu Beta University of Texas at Austin ChapterCockrell School of Engineering
American Society of Civil EngineersCockrell School of Engineering
American Society of Mechanical EngineersCockrell School of Engineering
Asian Desi Pacific Islander American CollectiveDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
Asian Pharmacy Students AssociationCollege of Pharmacy
Astronomy Students AssociationCollege of Natural Sciences
Biomedical Engineering Graduate Student SocietyCockrell School of Engineering
Black Film Student AssociationMoody College of Communication
Board of Advocates - Law SchoolSchool of Law
Brackenridge, Roberts, & Prather Residence Hall CouncilUniversity Housing and Dining
Campus Environmental CenterOffice of Sustainability
Campus Events + EntertainmentUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment African American CultureUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment Asian American CultureUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment Creative Arts and TheatreUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment Distinguished SpeakersUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment Events CoSponsorship BoardUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment HeadlinersUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment Mexican American CultureUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment RecreationUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment ShowtimeUniversity Unions
Campus Events + Entertainment Texas TraditionsUniversity Unions
Central American Student Association at UT - AustinSchool of Social Work
Club GolfDivision of Recreational Sports
Club TennisDivision of Recreational Sports
Communication and Leadership ClubMoody College of Communicaion
Communication CouncilMoody College of Communicaion
Cooperative Pharmacy Student AssociationCollege of Pharmacy
Dance ActionCollege of Fine Arts
Dean's Scholars Student AssociationCollege of Natural Sciences
Disability Advocacy Student CoalitionDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
EERI (Earthquake Engineering Research Institute)Cockrell School of Engineering
Engineers for a Sustainable WorldCockrell School of Engineering
Environmental Law SocietySchool of Law
Fine Arts CouncilCollege of Fine Arts
Freetail Hackers College of Natural Sciences
Geo-InstituteCockrell School of Engineering
GeoFORCE LonghornJackson School of Geosciences
Geography SocietyCockrell School of Engineering
Graduate Early Childhood Organization College of Education
Graduate ECECockrell School of Engineering
Graduate Engineering CouncilCockrell School of Engineering
Graduate Student AssemblyOffice of the Dean of Students
Higher Education Leadership and Policy Student Association College of Education
Hispanic Association of PharmacistsCollege of Pharmacy
Hook 'Em ArtsTexas Performing Arts
IEEE Robotics and Automation SocietyCockrell School of Engineering
IEEE TEMS Graduate Student Chapter - Central Texas SectionCockrell School of Engineering
If/When/How Texas LawSchool of Law
Institute of Elec. & Electronics EngrsCockrell School of Engineering
Institute of Electrical & Electronics EngineersCockrell School of Engineering
Kappa Epsilon - PharmacyCollege of Pharmacy
Kinesiology ClubCollege of Education
Kinsolving Residence Hall Council University Housing and Dining
Latinx Community AffairsDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
Law Students for the ArtsSchool of Law
Liberal Arts CouncilCollege of Liberal Arts
Longhorn Athletic Training Student AssociationCollege of Education
Longhorn Baseball ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
Longhorn CurlingCollege of Natural Sciences
Longhorn PowerliftingDivision of Recreational Sports
Longhorn RacingCockrell School of Engineering
Longhorn WrestlingDivision of Recreational Sports
Math ClubCollege of Natural Sciences
McCombs Diversity CouncilMcCombs School of Business
Minorities in EducationCollege of Education
National Community Pharmacists AssociationCollege of Pharmacy
National Society of Black EngineersCockrell School of Engineering
Native American & Indigenous CollectiveDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
Natural Sciences CouncilCollege of Natural Sciences
Order of Omega - Iota Pi ChapterOffice of the Dean of Students
OUTLaw - LGBTQ Law Student AssociationSchool of Law
PALS (Partnership to Advance Language Study & Cultural)International Office
Pharmacy CouncilCollege of Pharmacy
Pharmacy Graduate Students AssociationCollege of Pharmacy
Phi Delta ChiCollege of Pharmacy
Phi Lambda Sigma - PharmacyCollege of Pharmacy
Pi Sigma Pi - Minority Academic Engineering SocietyCockrell School of Engineering
Project MALES Student OrganizationCollege of Education
Public Interest Law AssociationSchool of Law
Queer & Trans People of Color AgencyDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
Resident Assistant AssociationUniversity Housing and Dining
Rho Chi Pharmaceutical Honor SocietyCollege of Pharmacy
San Jacinto Residence Hall CouncilUniversity Housing and Dining
School of Human Ecology AmbassadorsCollege of Natural Sciences
Senate of College CouncilsOffice of the Dean of Students
Society of American ArchivistsSchool of Information
Society of Hispanic Professional EngineersCockrell School of Engineering
Society of Women EngineersCockrell School of Engineering
Student Bar AssociationSchool of Law
Student College of Clinical Pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
Student Conduct Advisory CommitteeOffice of the Dean of Students
Student Council for Exceptional ChildrenCollege of Education
Student Endowed Centennial Lectureship University Unions
Student Engineering Council Cockrell School of Engineering
Student Engineers Educating Kids Cockrell School of Engineering
Student GovernmentOffice of the Dean of Students
Student Health Advisory Committee University Health Services
Student Industry Pharmacists OrganizationCollege of Pharmacy
Student National Pharmaceutical AssociationCollege of Pharmacy
Student Pharmacist Recovery NetworkCollege of Pharmacy
Student Veterans AssociationOffice of the Dean of Students
Students for Equity and DiversityDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
Tau Beta Sigma - Beta Gamma ChapterButler School of Music
Texas Aerial Robotics Cockrell School of Engineering
Texas BallroomDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Business Law SocietySchool of Law
Texas CrewDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas CyclingDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Environmental Law JournalSchool of Law
Texas GymnasticsDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas HandballDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Health Promotion ClubCollege of Education
Texas Hispanic Journal of Law and PolicySchool of Law
Texas Ice HockeyDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Journal of Oil, Gas & Energy LawSchool of Law
Texas Journal on Civil Liberties & Civil RightsSchool of Law
Texas JudoDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Men's LacrosseDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Men's VolleyballDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Men's Water PoloDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas QuidditchDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Real Estate Law SocietySchool of Law
Texas Review of Law and PoliticsSchool of Law
Texas Rock ClimbingDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas RugbyDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Running ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Table TennisDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas TaekwondoDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Trap and SkeetDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas TriathlonDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas WakeDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Women's Club LacrosseDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas Women's RugbyDivision of Recreational Sports
Texas WushuDivision of Recreational Sports
The Longhorn Rocketry AssociationCockrell School of Engineering
The ProjectDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
The Review of LitigationSchool of Law
The Texas Law Aggie Association School of Law
The Triple Helix at UT AustinCollege of Natural Sciences
The University of Texas at Austin Student FoundationUniversity Development Office
TX VotesMoody College of Communicaion
Undergraduate Architecture Student CouncilSchool of Architecture
Undergraduate Business CouncilMcCombs School of Business
Undergraduate Chemical Engineering WomenCockrell School of Engineering
Undergraduate Studies CouncilSchool of Undergraduate Studies
University of Texas - American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student PharmacistsCollege of Pharmacy
University of Texas Amateur Radio ClubCockrell School of Engineering
University of Texas Leadership and Ethics Institute (LEI)Office of the Dean of Students
University of Texas Weightlifting TeamCollege of Education
University Residence Hall AssociationUniversity Housing and Dining
UT Aikido ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT ArcheryDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Badminton ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Dance TeamDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Fencing ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT ITF Taekwondo TeamDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Kendo AssociationDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Men's Soccer TeamDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Men's Ultimate ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Nursing Students' Association School of Nursing
UT Racquetball ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Sailing ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Sailing TeamDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Sciences Toastmasters ClubCollege of Pharmacy
UT Service ScholarsDivision of Diversity & Community Engagement
UT Student Society of Health-System PharmacistsCollege of Pharmacy
UT Water Ski TeamDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Women's Club SoccerDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Women's Ultimate FrisbeeDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Women's Volleyball ClubDivision of Recreational Sports
UT Women's Water PoloDivision of Recreational Sports
Vector Student Engineering MagazineCockrell School of Engineering
Voices Against ViolenceCounseling & Mental Health Center, University Health Services
Women in Aerospace for Leadership and DevelopmentCockrell School of Engineering
Women in Biomedical EngineeringCockrell School of Engineering
Women in Civil, Architectural, and Environmental EngineeringCockrell School of Engineering
Women in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Women in ECE)Cockrell School of Engineering
Women in Mechanical Engineering Cockrell School of Engineering
Women in Petroleum and Geosystems EngineeringCockrell School of Engineering
Women's Law CaucusSchool of Law
Youth CourtSchool of Law