The following grid is meant to outline the benefits bestowed upon student organizations that have received University recognition through Student Leadership & Involvement.  Department Student Organizations do not receive special benefits and can access campus resources in the same way as their department.

 

Benefit

SSO

VSO*

Listing of current information in the Student Organization Directory

Yes

Yes

Eligible for fee reductions or discounts for dedicated University Space

Yes

Yes

Ability to participate in student organization focused development, activities and programs offered through SLI

Yes

Yes

Eligible to establish a Funds-in-Trust account with the AABC - SEC Finance Office

Yes

Yes

Eligible to apply for activity funding through SORCE

Yes

Yes

Access to web space and email address under the oregonstate.edu domain

Yes

Yes

Access to receiving organization mail through SLI

Yes

Yes

Use “Oregon State University,”  “Beavers” or any derivation thereof in the student org name

Yes

No 

Use University logos and trademarks

Yes

No**

Eligible for ongoing access to department-controlled resources (i.e. funding, dedicated office/storage space, equipment, etc.)

Yes*

No**

Eligible for access to University Motor Pool

Yes*

No**

General Liability Insurance coverage and access to special activity insurance

Yes*

No**

*Controlled by and made available at the discretion of the sponsoring department and detailed in the annual sponsorship agreement

**May be eligible at the discretion of a sponsoring department under the terms of an activity sponsorship agreement