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Interested in becoming a Fulton Student Organization?

Is your organization interested in becoming a Fulton Student Organization? Please look over the criteria below to ensure that your organization meets the basic criteria to be either a Fulton Student Organization or an affiliated Fulton Student Organization.

If your organization meets either the FSO or affiliated-FSO standards, feel free to make an appointment by contacting fso@asu.edu, or call at 480-727-6761.

What’s in it for your org to be an FSO?

  • Opportunity to apply for FSE Dean’s Funding and other funding, as applicable
  • Promotion through the Fulton Student Organization Directory
  • Increased opportunities to develop your FSO in regards to superior leadership, engagement, outreach and professional preparedness (i.e. advising, training, professional development, networking, etc.)
  • Advocacy by FSE, Student Engagement, and Fulton Student Council on behalf of the FSO
  • Opportunities to be recognized when the organization leads in awards, scholarships, rankings, competitions and sponsorships

Fulton Student Organizations meet this criteria:

  • Be an approved student organization through ASU’s Student Organization Support
  • Have an FSE faculty/staff advisor or co-advisor
  • On a minimum of an annual basis, provide their membership list with at least 10 active student members, at least 60% are FSE students
  • Existed for at least a semester and can demonstrate their organization’s activities and achievements to date
  • Can demonstrate ongoing activities that meet at least one area of the IRA’S standard:
    • Interaction: encourage student interaction with faculty, staff, or industry
    • Recognition: brings prestige and recognition to the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
    • Academic: enhance the engineering or technical education of students
    • Student mentoring: facilities peer-to-peer student mentoring
  • Can clearly demonstrate that they meet at least one (if not more) of these criteria:
    • National/international organization affiliation
    • Competing at a national/international level (completed in at least one competition prior to applying to become an FSO)
    • Research-based organization with required technical reports at competition evaluated by national organization/competition staff
    • Significant K-12 outreach program approved by K-12 outreach staff

Approved Fulton Student Organizations have access to these resources and support:

Affiliated Fulton Student Organizations meet this criteria:

Prior to submitting a Fulton Student Organization application, all orgs are required to meet with Student Engagement to discuss how their organization meets the following requirements.

  • Be an approved student organization through ASU’s Student Organization Support
  • Have an FSE faculty/staff advisor or co-advisor
  • On a minimum of an annual basis, provide their membership list with at least 10 active student members, at least 60% are FSE students
  • Existed for at least a semester and can demonstrate their organization’s activities and achievements to date
  • Can demonstrate ongoing activities that meet at least one area of the IRA’S standard:
    • Interaction: encourage student interaction with faculty, staff, or industry
    • Recognition: brings prestige and recognition to the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
    • Academic: enhance the engineering or technical education of students
    • Student mentoring: facilities peer-to-peer student mentoring
  • Project-based organizations with these goals:
    • Building members’ skill sets
    • Do not participate in competitions
    • Have multiple project focuses
    • The project is the purpose for existing

 

Affiliated Fulton Student Organizations have access to these resources and support: