Full charter vs. Temporary charter 

BENEFITS OF A FULL CHARTER:

  • Can use ‘SMU’ in your organization's name and advertising

  • Semester budget from the Student Senate Finance Committee

  • Affiliate Student Senator assigned as a liaison to your organization

  • Funding from the Chartered Organizations Fund (COF)

  • All benefits of a temporary charter (see below)

BENEFITS OF A TEMPORARY CHARTER:

  • Utilize meeting space in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center for free

  • Advertising in Hughes-Trigg and elsewhere on campus

  • Funding from the Senate Fund

  • A checking account from the Students’ Association Comptroller