University of Indianapolis

Student Activities

Start a New Registered Student Organization (RSO)

Interested in starting a new Registered Student Organization (RSO)? Start by watching the video below and following the steps on this page to learn more!

steps to starting an rso

  1. View the informational training video on this page
  2. Complete the training New RSO Quiz after watching the video
  3. Thoroughly read the 2022-2023 RSO Handbook (must be logged into GMail account to view)
  4. Find a current, full-time UIndy faculty/staff member who will agree to serve as the
    advisor of the proposed organization
  5. Find a minimum of five (5) current UIndy undergraduate or graduate students, who are
    interested in joining the proposed organization
  6. Complete the New RSO Application
  7. Create a constitution that outlines the structure and operating procedures of the proposed organization – You can see a sample constitution here.
  8. Submit all paperwork and a one-minute video summarizing your organization’s mission and vision via email to the Student Leadership and Activities Board (

new rso Links

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Input your interest information to the “Involvement Form” on the Student Activities homepage of My UIndy.