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Student organizations are an important component of a college experience, and Office of Student Life is excited to help you expand your student life experience by engaging with you and supporting your learning journey.

Student organization are chartered through the Associated Student Government (ASG), which means the ASG student officers decide to officially recognize the student org and provide its funding. Funding for student orgs come from the Services and Activities Fee.

The college is committed to a healthy and wellness oriented student org experience. Therefore, student org officers, members, or advisors, may not participate in or sponsor any activities which feature alcohol or drugs, including marijuana.

Join a Student Organization

Currently active student organization can be found based on interest, Academic Organization, Academic Organization, Academic Organization, and on the Student Organization Canvas course. The Canvas course is a resource for students to learn more about clubs, create discussions, ask questions, gather leadership materials and more. You can stay up to date on student org meeting information on the canvas course. If you would like to know more about previously chartered groups, you can find that information the the canvas course. 

Start A Student Organization

Develop an idea for a club and once you know your purpose and goals for the student organization, you can complete an application that will be reviewed by the Associated Student Goverment. Once your org is officially chartered, you will have access to resources such as trainings to help you ground your club and learn about policies.

The New Student Org. applications asks you to includes the following:

  • Statement of purpose for the club
  • Outlining expected activities and events
  • Identifying students who will lead the club (officers).

Things to keep in mind about a new club:

All new officers, club members, or chosen members will attend the funding and policies workshops before they may access any funding or purchase any supplies. There will be other supportive workshops such as event planning, leadership, and more.

Workshops are held in the RISE Center E128 conference room. 

Upcoming workshops:

Winter Quarter

  • Funding Workshop  on January 17th and 18th between 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Event Planning Workshop on January 23rd and 24th between 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Building Community workshop on February 6th and 7th between 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Event Planning workshop on February 14th and 15th between 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. 

Spring Quarter

  • Funding Workshop on April 2nd and 3rd at 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Event Planning Workshop on April 23rd and 24th at 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Community Building and Recruitment on May 9th and 10th at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Event Planning Workshop on May 20th and 21st at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Trainings can be provided on appointment basis if student leaders cannot attend the scheduled days and times. Please email Clarita Reyes for more information at clarita.reyes@lwtech.edu.