Student Involvement

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A Registered Student Organization (RSO) is a club that has gone through the registration process to become an official organization at Washington State University in Pullman. Starting or joining an RSO is a remarkable way to participate in campus life! 

Being in an RSO can better your experience in college, help you find your passions and help set your goals.

Source: US News & World Report, 2011

Benefits of joining an RSO

  • Get connected and seek out helpful resources at WSU.
  • Build a community and discover new friends with similar interests.
  • Discover the passions and strengths that will carry you through life.
  • Build your resume; it's never too early to start.
  • Improve your time management and organizational skills.
Student joining an RSO

Find an RSO

Make today an adventure by getting involved! Find nearly 400 registered student organizations and hundreds of events on CougSync.

Students participating in a new RSO

Start your own RSO

Establishing a student organization at WSU is a simple process and can happen at any time throughout the school year. 

Gaming RSO helping students at table

Renew your RSO

Renew your RSO from April through September and enjoy the rewards!

Students at the SOC

Visit The Student Organization Center

Located in CUB 331

The Student Organization Center offers free graphic design, photography, videography, poster supplies, advising, and more for RSOs on campus.

Students at RSO event

Events for RSOs

The team in CUB 331 offers events specifically designed to support and help promote your Registered Student Organization. 

Large RSO event outside

Register Your RSO Event

Is your group planning a group meeting, an informational table, or an event? It is important to know the difference when filling out the event registration form on CougSync.

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Earn Money for Your RSO

Many of the Registered Student Organizations on campus need funding in order to host successful events and raise awareness on campus, or to advertise about the goals or purpose of their RSO.

Need Help? Contact the SOC!

CUB 331

Student Involvement

Staff page

Compton Union Building 320

PO Box 647204 Washington State University Pullman, WA 99164-7204