Updated RSO Guidance 3-3-2022

March 3, 2022

As you know, the University is lifting some restrictions for in-person gatherings due to declining COVID-19 case numbers on campus and in the Chicago area. Effective March 4, the guidance for in-person RSO activities includes the following...

Updated Winter Quarter Activities

January 10, 2022

As we eagerly await your return to campus, we are writing to share updated guidance for in-person RSO meetings and events. To limit the spread of COVID-19 on campus, we must be flexible in how and where we gather. Beginning January 24 and until further notice, the following guidelines will be in place for in-person RSO activities.

Winter Quarter RSO Activities

January 3, 2022

As you have seen in the most recent communication from the University, the start of the Winter Quarter has been moved to January 10, 2022 and in-person instruction will resume January 24, 2022. As you plan your RSO activities for the quarter we wanted to issue you updated guidance and offer our continued support.


Autumn Quarter 2021 Announcement

September 17, 2021

We are very excited to welcome you back to campus this Autumn Quarter and build on your great work from last year. As you begin planning your RSO activities for the year, we are writing to share information about how the Center for Leadership and Involvement (CLI) and Student Centers can support you, in addition to updated policies.


A Message from the Center for Leadership & Involvement

June 1, 2020

"As with many of you, the Center for Leadership and Involvement staff are saddened and angered by the continued violence against Black individuals of color in this country.  The deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and Regis Korchinski-Paquet are just the most recent examples of that violence and the biases that are occurring each day..."

CLI Working Remotely

March 18, 2020

The Center for Leadership & Involvement is currently working remotely.
If you need assistance, please contact your RSO advisor directly or email


2019 Student Leader Award Winners

May 2, 2019

Please join us in congratulating the recipients of this year's Student Leader Awards. We are so proud to work with all of this year's nominees and winners.

Winter 2019 UChicago Leads Programs

January 19, 2019

Looking to gain new skills and insight into your unique leadership strengths? Join us this winter at UChicago LEADS programs for College and Graduate students!


2018 Student Leader Award Winners

April 30, 2018

With great excitement we announce the 2018 winners of the Student Leader Awards! We look forward to celebrating the impressive accomplishments of these students at a ceremony on Thursday, May 17.

2018 New RSOs

April 30, 2018

The Center for Leadership and Involvement would like to announce the new RSOs for the 2018-19 academic year!  These 30 organizations made it through the review process and were selected by the Committee of Recognized Student Organizations in mid-January.  For a complete list of new RSOs, please see below.  Each group’s Blueprint page is officially active, where you can find contact information, meeting times, and more!


New Food Policy for RSOs

February 20, 2017

Effective in the Summer of 2017, there will be a new set of policies in place surrounding how Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) are able to integrate food as a part of their events and fundraising efforts.

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