Make friends. Build skills. Explore your interests.

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Group of SMU students doing a leadership activity with legos
Before forming a new student organization, we encourage you to browse the existing list of organizations
You may find a group with the same interests eager for new members. They want talent, ideas, enthusiasm, and commitment.

Read the Student Senate By-laws to understand the privileges and responsibilities of being a chartered student organization.
 Read Starting an Organization 101 to understand the process of becoming a chartered student organization. 
Applications for a new organization, which are reviewed by Student Senate Organizations Committee, will reopen in Fall 2022.

If you have questions or need additional support, stop by the Student Involvement office or contact involvement@smu.edu.