Starting a SEDS Chapter
Finding Officers and Members
Finding an Adviser
Writing a Constitution
Becoming a Chapter within SEDS USA
You have done it, you have found club members, gotten an advisor and written a constitution now how do yu become an official SEDS chapter?
The first step is to reach out to the Chapter Expansion Manager and the Chair of the Council of chapters via email and sign up officially on our SEDS website.
You will also be required to provide this form the information to be filled include:
- University [SEDS Chapter Name] (ie CU Boulder [CUSEDS] )
- Chapter Email
- President’s Email
- VP/ CoC Representative
- VP/CoC Rep’s Email
- Chapter Advisor
- Chapter Advisor’s Email
- Election time for new board
- Facebook Page
These details are required in order to facilitate communication between SEDS USA and member chapters.
Dues & Bylaws
You will be given access to the Bylaws sections on Chapter Responsibilities and Chapter Dues. Chapter Dues are $50 per chapter. All links and significant documents such as the SEDS-USA website, meeting notes and the SEDS slack are listed here in the Chapter Reference Doc.
Council of Chapters
Upon filling out the required information, you will be reached out to by by the Chair of the Council of Chapters and Chapter Expansion Manager to have a Welcome to SEDS e-meeting alongside follow-up documents to establish your chapter. These include:
- Subscription to SEDS Newsletters
- How to start a SEDS Chapter Document
- Access to the SEDSChapter Slack Line
- Access to the SEDS CoC Social Media
- SEDS Bylaws