RSO Advisor Development Series Kicks Off Jan. 28

All registered student organization advisors are invited to take part in the Advisor Development Series for spring 2020. The series kicks off Tuesday, January 28 with a session on How to apply for fundingKevin Smith Jr., treasurer of Associated Student Government, will present on the funding process that allows RSOs to apply for up to $10,000 in funding per academic year. Come learn how to guide your RSO officers through applying for event or conference funding.

Each session will begin at 11:30 a.m. with 30 minutes for lunch and interaction with peer advisors. Content will be presented from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Office of Student Activities staff will be available for thirty minutes following each session for dialogue with RSO advisors. Advisors can pre-register for the workshops on HogSync. Pre-registration is required for those planning to eat lunch.

骚姑娘视频The Office of Student Activities offers advisor workshops aimed at increasing knowledge, support, and understanding of the RSO advisor role. In addition, this program offers opportunities to network with other university professionals and advisors who have a rich knowledge base of advising experience. Each workshop covers a different topic relating to the advisor's role in RSOs. Upcoming sessions with registration links are listed below:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 28: How to apply for funding — Kevin Smith, Jr., Associated Student Government Treasurer, will present on the funding process that allows RSOs to apply for up to $10,000 in funding per academic year. Come learn how to guide your RSO officers through applying for event or conference funding.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 19: RSO Re-registration and Officer TransitionsAli Bontrager, Graduate Assistant for RSOs, will present on the RSO re-registration process for 2020-2021 which opens up Monday, March 9. She will also provide advisors with some information to transition officer teams smoothly.
  • Monday, March 16: RSO Benefits — Rosa Edwards, OSA Office Manager, will cover the list of benefits of RSOs. If you've ever wondered whether your RSO officers were taking full advantage of the opportunities afforded to RSOs, this is a session you'll want to attend!
  • Monday, April 20: RSO Advisor Appreciation — It's been a busy year and this is your session to celebrate your RSO's successes! You'll hear about any upcoming changes and be given a chance to share your group's top achievements, all while enjoying a special luncheon prepared with you in mind!

For more information about registered student organizations, contact the Office of Student Activities, 479-575-5255 or email .

This event is sponsored by SOOIE through the Office of Student Activities and is supported by the Student Activities Fee. For questions or for accommodations due to disability please contact the Office of Student Activities, or call 479-575-5255. SOOIE is a program in the Division of Student Affairs.

About the Division of Student Affairs: The Division of Student Affairs supports students in pursuing knowledge, earning a degree, finding meaningful careers, exploring diversity, and connecting with the global community. We provide students housing, dining, health care resources, and create innovative programs that educate and inspire. We enhance the University of Arkansas experience and help students succeed, one student at a time.


Office of Student Activities

Scott Flanagin, executive director of communications
Division of Student Affairs
479-575-6785, 骚姑娘视频


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