Student organizations at Carl Sandburg College offer the opportunity to take your learning outside the classroom walls, gain new skills, build your professional resume and meet other students! Academic, recreational and special interest focused organizations can meet many interests. Check out the Student Organization page for a complete listing of active student organizations at Sandburg.
Student organizations at Sandburg are required to complete the annual renewal form each fall semester to remain active and be eligible for Student Government Association (SGA) funding. Forms can be submitted via email to Coordinator of Student Life and Advisor of SGA.
Student organizations are required to have a Constitution on file with the Office of Student Life in order to be eligible for SGA funding. Constitutions are meant to guide and govern the organization. Need ideas on what to include on your student organization's constitution? Check out this helpful Constitution Checklist.
Student organizations are encouraged to initiate fundraisers on campus and in our community to support programs, causes or events. Before soliciting local businesses for donations, contact the Office of Student Life at 309.341.5332 for an approved list of businesses/organizations from the college's Foundation Office.
Need an idea for your next great fundraiser? Make an appointment with the Coordinator of Student Life to discuss options at 309.341.5332.
Questions ranging from how to reserve a room for your meeting to how to have your event flyers printed on campus to sample meeting agendas...the Student Organization Handbook is here with the answers!
Student organizations are encouraged to regularly send representatives to SGA meetings to be current on campus issues, funding and leadership opportunities. SGA governs all student organizations on campus and makes decisions that impact student organizations and their membership. Check the SGA page for the most up to date meeting times and Executive Board information.