Raising Funds

Student Organizations can raise funds in a number of ways. You are encouraged to look into funding sources both inside the University and out.

It is important to note that University policies do not allow student organizations to utilize any third-party systems for eCommerce. This means you cannot collect funds through sites like Paypal, Venmo, Eventbrite, or Kickstarter, nor can you utilize any credit card transaction apps like Square.

Ticket sales for events can be accommodated through the Logan Box Office.  Work with your advisor and the Financial Operations office to explore any potential eCommerce options.

Fundraising and Depositing Funds

Depositing Cash and Checks
Overview of Campus Funding Sources (PDF)
Fundraising Guidelines and Information (for sources outside the university)

University Funding

Funding Request Process in Blueprint
Student Government Finance Committee (SGFC)
Summer SGFC
Community Service Fund
Annual Allocations
The Dean's Fund
OMSA Allocations Board
Student Organization Catering Fund
Student Fine Arts Fund
Student Creativity Grants
Graduate Council Funding (for graduate groups)

Funding Resources

Funding FAQs
Overview of Campus Funding Sources (PDF)

*If you have additional ideas for fundraising, please see your advisor to discuss your plan.

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