Student Organizations

Registered Student Organizations (RSO) Re-Registration Process, Fall 2019

Michigan State University has over 900 registered Student Organizations; there is something for everyone here at State!

RSOs cover a wide range of topics and interest areas, including but not limited to: academic, business, environmental, international, political, racial/ethnic, religious, women’s interests, and sports and leisure.

The Department of Student Life recognizes these organizations with the University through an annual registration process, starting August 1st. Once registered, RSOs can plan and sponsor activities on campus, apply for funding, and participate at events.

RSO Alphabetical Listing (2019-2020)

The Department of Student Life publishes the Registered Student Organization (RSO) Directory on the Community link below. The variety of MSU student organizations is illustrated by the diversity in the Directory’s listings. Learn more about the organizations through their statement of purpose and contact persons.

If any of your information is incorrect, or if you have information that you would like to add, please email If your information is not listed above, that means that you may have not successfully registered in community for the current school year.

New Student Organizations

Please contact our office before trying to register a new student organization. If you have any further questions please contact Adam Winans via email at

Student Organization Sample Constitution

University Financial Accounts

♦ In order to maintain or open an account, both the Application for Agency Account and the Authorized Signature Forms must be completed, printed, signed, and submitted with original signatures to Student Life, 101 Student Services Building.

* 2019-2020 University Account Renewals and New Account Applications are now being accepted and are due by October 15, 2019.

To make a deposit into your RSO account:

To spend money from your RSO account (reimbursements, pay invoices, order supplies, etc):

Accept credit card payments to your RSO account:

MSUFCU accounts are off campus accounts and are separate from your RSO's on campus account.

Information for Registered Student Organizations