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Open Workshops

Student Activities is excited to offer development workshops to student organization leaders and advisors throughout the semester. Topics address elements required to ensure the success and sustainability of student organizations. Opportunities for fall 2021 are listed below and will be offered virtually via Zoom. It is recommended that the president or officer of the organization attend the workshop. Officers can RSVP by logging into HornsLink.

If you have questions or would like to meet with a staff member to discuss your organization, please contact us to schedule an appointment.

Student Organization Leaders Workshops

Accessible Org Workshop

Attend this workshop to learn how to ensure your organizations meetings and events are accessible and welcoming for all participants. This workshop is hosted in partnership with Services for Students with Disabilities.
This workshop will be held on November 16: RSVP

Discover HornsLink for Orgs

HornsLink has many useful tools and features! Student organization officers will learn the basic in's and out's of HornsLink and how to maximize them for their organizations.
This workshop will be held on October 21 and November 18: RSVP

Officer Orientation

As a student leader, it is important to understand your registered student organization's privileges and responsibilities. This orientation highlights campus resources, university policy, and the Student Organization Center.
Weekly fall workshops available through October: RSVP

Student Organization Travel Workshop

Student organizations travel for many reasons including service work, competitions, conferences or just for fun. This workshop will highlight some tips and tricks for travel, review University policies and procedures, and identify resources to help student leaders as they prepare for their next trip.
This workshop will be held on November 13 and November 17: RSVP

Student Organization Advisors Workshops (Faculty/Staff Advisors Only)

Student Organization Advisor Workshops are tailored specifically for the needs of UT faculty and staff that serve as advisors for registered and sponsored student organizations. These workshops provide various training and resources to help advisors support and advocate for their respective organizations. All workshops will take place at 12 p.m. central time.

Advisors are encouraged to request to join the Student Organization Advisor List We will email workshops times and reminders. Advisors can contact us to schedule an appointment to discuss their role and/or organization.

Student Organization Travel
This workshop will be held on October 29, 2021: RSVP

Student Conduct
This workshop will be held on November 18, 2021: RSVP

Differences Between Registered Student Organizations (RSO) and Sponsored Student Organizations (SSO)
This workshop will be held on December 8, 2021: RSVP

Connecting to Clubs
This workshop will be held on January 12, 2022: RSVP

This workshop will be held on February 18, 2022: RSVP

Student Organization Registration Process
This workshop will be held on March 18, 2022: RSVP

Supporting Officer Transitions
This workshop will be held on April 15, 2022: RSVP

Advisor Appreciation Celebration
This workshop will be held on April 29, 2022: RSVP

Please be sure to visit our visit our Leading Successful Organizations page for quick reference guides to help support the success of your organization. If there is a training topic that is not listed that you would like Student Activities to provide, please email your request to email your request to