Department of Campus Involvement

  • student organization
  • student organization

Start an Organization

Who can start a student organization?

Any enrolled St. Cloud State student can start a student organization.


  1. Develop a constitution or bylaws using the constitution template (MS Word)

  2. Officers must be enrolled St. Cloud State students (must have a President, Vice President and Treasurer)

  3. Membership must include at least 10 St. Cloud State students (can include three offices listed above)

  4. Have a stuent organization adviser, must be a part-time or full-time faculty or staff at St. Cloud State 

Step 1: Online New Organization Registration

Collect all information listed above and complete online registration form on HuskiesConnect. Click here to access online registration. Log into HuskiesConnect with StarID and password. Click "Organization" on top navigation bar. Then click "Register An Organization" button on left side. Then click the blue "Register A New Organization" button.
Have questions? Email for assistance. 

Step 2: Adviser Verification

The adviser receives an email to confirm adviser responsibilies.

Step 3: Policy and Training

Meet with Student Organizations staff members and to learn about HuskiesConnect. This meeting will be set up through email once online application and adviser verification have been finalized.

Note: Sport clubs, fraternities and sororities may have additional requirements to form a new student organization. These requirements will be explained during the Step 1 meeting with a Student Organizations staff member. Questions regarding sport clubs can be directed to the Coordinator of Intramurals and Sport Clubs at 320-308-3923. Fraternity and Sorority questions can be directed to the Assistant Director for Campus Programs at 320-308-2205.