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Starting a New Student Organization

Starting a new student organization is easy at UT Austin. All that is needed are 10 members, a constitution, and $20. The new student organization application process will be open between August 25 - September 30, 2021 for the Fall 2021 Semester.

How to Meet the Requirements to Start a New Student Organization

Follow these steps to meet the requirements before applying to form a registered student organization:

Steps to Starting a New Student Organization

All new student organizations, including those intending to become sponsored student organizations, must first complete these steps to form a registered student organization:

Once these steps have been completed, application processing can take up to two weeks. Student Activities will email if there are any questions about the application.

Please email soc@austin.utexas.edu, or call 512-471-3065 for more information.