Start a Group

Student Activities, a Campus Life unit, congratulates you on your interest in starting a new student organization. Student Activities strongly supports the establishment of new organizations.

Student Activities works closely with the campus’ 80+ student organizations, the Student Government Association and the campus newspaper, the Chronicle. In addition to assisting these groups, Student Activities coordinates special events and programming.

This packet has been designed to help make it easier for students to implement a new student organization at Purdue University Calumet.

Download the Student Organizations Startup Packet in .pdf format.

Signature Authorization Form – This form shows a list of the officers and members in the organization. Must be updated every school year and when there are changes. Instructions for completing the Signature Authorization Form & Data Sheet Form


The Startup Packet contains the following four documents in PDF format:

  • Support Funds Memo
  • Startup Application
  • Organization Description Form
  • Constitution Draft Sample
  • Steps for Submitting Data Sheet/Signature Authorization Forms