Start an RSO

If you can't find a currently Recognized Student Organization (RSO) that meets your interests, then join their ranks by applying to found one of your own!  There are many benefits to becoming an RSO, but also some responsibilities.  Read over the Being an RSO page to decide if you think starting an RSO is right for you.

Application Requirements

Find out what steps you must take to start an RSO.

Application Timeline

Learn about the application process and submission deadlines.

Approval Process

Learn more about how applications are approved.

Applications for the 2019-2020 cycle will open in April.

Newly Approved RSOs

Welcome to the newly approved RSOs for the 2019-2020 year:

Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association
Black Action in Public Policy Studies
Camp Kesem at University of Chicago
Cana
Catcher in the Rhyme
Chicago Development Forum
College Day
Derivatives Group (Quant) Trading
Food Recovery Network
Groove Theory
Install Art
Kurdish Cultural Association
LegUp
Life of the Mic
M.E.S.S. Multi Ethnic Student Society
Overleveraged
Phoenix Care
Queer Health Education, Resources, and Outreach (H.E.R.O.)
Society of Women in Math
Sports Analytics Group at the University of Chicago
Supplies For Dreams, University of Chicago Chapter
Tech Savvy Friends
The First Draft
The Media Literacy Project
The Society for Scientists of Color
Tobler Society
UChicago Majalla
UChicago Private Equity Club
University of Chicago Science Policy Group
Urban Policy Student Association
Women in Economics
Women Who Lift (WWL)