Owl Life is the web-based platform used to access all Registered Student Organizations, explore various on-campus departments, voice your opinion in campus wide votes, & discover events to enhance your student experience at KSU.visit owl life
All Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) can be found in Owl Life. Students can search for organizations by following these steps:
Students can set their personal settings or indicate interests by following these steps:
Thank you for your interest in establishing a new student organization at Kennesaw State University! Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) are an integral part of the co-curricular experience here at KSU. Student Organizations allow KSU students the opportunity to make connections, gain valuable experiences, build resume skills, and add some fun to their college experience. The Department of Student Activities’ staff is excited that you are ready and willing to provide another avenue for KSU students to get involved and we are here to support you along the way.
New Student Organizations can only be registered during the academic year between September and March. The New Student Organization Initial Registration process for the 2023-2024 academic year will become available on Friday, September 1, 2023 at 8:00 AM. The process must be completed in its entirety completed in its entirety by Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 5:00 PM. If you have questions, please contact the Department of Student Activities at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students interested in starting a new Club Sports team should contact the Department of Sports and Recreation. Student interested in starting a new Social Greek organization should contact the Department of Fraternity & Sorority Life.
Step 1: Develop a Mission and Purpose
Step 2: Find Members
Step 3: Find an On-Campus Advisor
Step 4: Create a Constitution
Step 5: Online Officer Training
The President, Treasurer, and Reservation Delegate must complete the following trainings:
|RSO BASICS MODULE
|RESERVATION REQUESTS AND EVENT PLANNING MODULE
To access the online trainings:
**President must submit a Buckley Form (link to form on this website). President must select that they are a "staff" member and list your On-Campus Advisor's name and email address as the Supervisor.
Students will not receive credit for the course until they view all videos and pass the quiz for the appropriate course(s). Officers must receive a passing grade of 80% on their respective module quizzes. You will need to upload the Certificates of Completion in the Owl Life Registration Form as proof of completion.
Step 6: Owl Life Registration Form
Complete the “New Student Organization Registration” form in its entirety. You will need to log in to Owl Life with your Net-ID and password. Go to owllife.kennesaw.edu/register and then click the blue “Register a New Organization” button to begin the form. Please note that RSO names cannot start with "KSU" or "Kennesaw State University." If you would like to use KSU in your RSO's name, it may be listed as "[RSO] at Kennesaw State University."
Once submitted, please allow at least 3-5 business days for the submission to be processed.
NOTE: Only KSU email addresses (@students.kennesaw.edu or @kennesaw.edu) can be used in this form.
Step 7: Getting Started Meeting
Reactivating an inactive RSO? Email email@example.com for assistance before submitting this form.
Resources for Starting a New RSO
Academic and Professional
Applied Academic Competition Team
Cultural-Based and International
Faith-Based and Spiritual
Fraternities and Sororities
Performance and Fine Arts
Publications and Media