Getting Started

How to Start a New Student Organization

To start a new student organization/club at Augusta University, follow the simple steps below. 

All student organizations must complete these steps to be recognized on campus and attend a Student Organization Training. New student organizations are accepted at the beginning of the semester. Organizations are currently being accepted for the Spring 2021 Semester. The deadline to register a new organization is January 20, 2021. 

Step 1:

Check our current list of student organizations. We do not want to duplicate any pre-existing orgs, so make sure that the organization you want to start is original.  

Step 2: 

Review the Student Organization Recognition/Renew Packet. Select an advisor to assist in completing the form. The advisor will need to sign the Advisor Agreement section of the packet. 

Step 3:

With the assistance of your advisor, write your organizations Constitution & Bylaws. Click Here for an example template. 

Step 4:

Email Student Organization Recognition & Renewal Packet to

Step 5:

After submission, the president will get in email to create a JagLife page for the organization. Please wait 5 - 7 business days.

Step 6:

After your organization is approved, the president will choose a date to attend Student Organization training that is offered by the Office of Student Life and Engagement.