September 6, 2017

In this Bulletin…

Dates and Deadlines

Student Org Tip: Don’t Miss the Involvement Fair! Sign ups Now Open for Tables, Performers and Paid Service Groups

New Announcements


Dates and Deadlines

September 10: Deadline to apply to be a CSI Involvement Vlogger
September 11: Preferred deadline to register for Involvement Fair
September 25
: Weekly meeting reservations accepted by Conference and Event Services online
September 26: Student Organization Leadership Summit, 12-5pm, Student Community Center 
September 26: The BUZZ, 6-10pm, Quad
September 27
: Fall instruction begins
October 3: CSI Open House, 12-2pm, 442 Memorial Union
October 11: Involvement Fair, 10am-2pm, West Quad
October 12: Club Finance Council Application Review Sessions, 1-3pm, 442 Memorial Union and Student Community Center
October 19: CFC Grant Application Intake #1, 9am-3:30pm, 442 Memorial Union

Student Org Tip

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Don’t miss our annual student organization showcase in 2017! To sign up, visit the Event on OrgSync. Under “Will you be attending?” click the green button – “Yes, Register Now” and complete the pre-registration form.


Join 200+ student organizations and campus departments to let the campus community know who you are and what you have to offer. Sign up by the preferred deadline – Monday, September 11 at noon!


Want to perform at the Involvement Fair? Apply now! Performances will occur from 12-1pm. Performers will have the opportunity to share their talent with 3,000+ attendees!

Paid Service

CSI is looking for RSOs to support the Involvement Fair. RSOs will be paid for their work! Check out the time commitments and compensation for each shift, then sign up!

New Announcements

Last Call to Register for the Student Organization Leadership Summit

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Officers assemble! Our hero radar shows us that it is time for your student org to get its utility belt ready for Fall. Get equipped by joining Center for Student Involvement’s annual Student Organization Leadership Summit. There will be great speakers and workshops to prepare YOU with new superpowers for the year. Be sure to bring more than one member of your student org, as there will be multiple workshops happening at once, lunch, and prizes for you all to win.

The Summit will be on Tuesday, September 26 at 12pm-5pm in the Student Community Center. Spots are limited, so register online today!

Interest Form Open for 10-Bed, 4-Bath House

Tandem Properties and UC Davis Student Housing would like to solicit student organizations interested in living on campus in a Living Group house at La Rue Parkway. The lease for the available house will begin in September 2018. We will conduct a competitive selection process to fill this vacancy with interested registered student organizations as verified by the Center for Student Involvement.

The available house is 4,000 gross square feet approximately, and designed for 10-14 occupants in double-occupancy and single-occupancy rooms. It includes a kitchen, dining/living room, bathrooms for multi-person and private use, and a private patio. The 2017-2018 rental rate is approximately $6400 per month. Residents are responsible for the utilities and insurance.

Interested groups are invited to submit the La Rue Parkway Living Group Interest Form online by 4:59pm on October 27, 2017. The interest form asks questions about group size, alumni involvement, and reason for interest. A committee with representatives from Tandem Properties and the University will then review the information and select groups to participate the application and interview process. Selection will be based on information provided on the interest form, standing with the University, and membership sufficient to meet the financial obligations of leasing one of the available houses.

An info session about the solicitation process will be held on Thursday, October 5 from 12-1 at Regan Main. If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Kayla Koenigshof.

If there are any questions about this process or the attached applications, feel free to contact Kayla Koenigshof at 530-752-0272 or


Registered for 2017-2018? Don’t Forget Agency Account Activation & Authorized Reservers Training!

Agency Account Activation

Unless you had a balance of $35 or more in your agency account (sufficient funds to automatically activate it), your agency account is still expired. Please visit our webpage of Agency Account Policies & Forms to verify your balance and follow the process outlined to activate your Agency Account. Activation can take up to 10 business days.

Reservations Access

Authorized Reservers are required to complete the Authorized Reservers Training. This training was designed to educate Authorized Reservers on the often complex reservation request and event approval processes. It is mandatory for all Authorized Reservers to gain access to the Conference and Events Services (CES) reservation system.

Be a CSI Involvement Vlogger!

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CSI is seeking students to share their stories as CSI Involvement Vloggers! Apply by September 10. Find the application and learn more at our website!

The BUZZ: Seeking Performers, Paid Service Groups and Opening Acts!

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The BUZZ will be held on Tuesday, September 26 from 6-10pm on the Quad.

RSO Performers

Perform at The BUZZ and share your talent with 5,000+ attendees! Performances will kick off the event between 6:15-7:15pm. Click to apply.

Paid Service

Support our annual Fall Welcome event and get paid! Check out the shifts’ time commitments and compensation, then sign up.

Tabling Reservations Requests 

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Online registration for Fall Quarter 2017 tabling at the Memorial Union and Silo begins Monday, August 28 at 10am. Registration is online and first come, first serve for the first three weeks of Fall Quarter: September 25-29, October 2-6, and October 9-13.

Pavilion/ARC Open Rec Reservations Requests

Dance groups registered for 2017-2018 can submit Fall 2017 reservation requests for the ARC Dance Studio or Pavilion Upper Levels Northeast, Southeast and Southwest beginning September 1. Do not submit reservation requests in advance of September 1. Groups may make reservations for a period of two hours twice a week (4 hours/week total). Groups may use personal radios in these spaces. No storage space will be available.

To reserve space, a Facility Request Form must be filled out and emailed to Registration status will be verified before reservation requests will be processed. Your organization will receive confirmation stating all times it has reserved. Be sure to keep this confirmation in case of any conflict. Reservations may be cancelled due to special events taking place in Pavilion, and groups will be notified when such cancellations occur.

Join the 2017-2018 Student Organization Wellness Initiative

The Student Organization Wellness Initiative (SOWI) is recruiting registered student organizations for 2017-2018! SOWI connects student organizations with tools and resources to help them positively impact the health and wellness of their organization members and the campus community. If your organization is interested in joining SOWI, please complete the application by Friday, June 30. If you have questions, email Shantille Connolly at

Volunteer Opportunity – Global Engagement Mondays

If you are a life-long American resident, and if you enjoy meeting new people from other cultures and learning about different perspectives, apply to be a GEM facilitator! It’s a great way to get to know members of the UC Davis international community and develop new skills in intercultural communication and group facilitation at the same time!

GEM provides an opportunity for both domestic and international students, scholars, and spouses to discuss a variety of topics in a creative and safe environment. Topics during previous quarters varied from discussing experiences with cross-cultural greetings to discussing personality types and how they impact everyday life. You can read more about the program on the SISS website. Last spring, we averaged an attendance of 30-40 people each Monday!

When: GEM will occur every Monday night beginning October 23rd from 5:30-6:30pm

Where: UC Davis International Center, 2nd Floor Conference Room

Interested in being a GEM Discussion Facilitator? Sign up here!

Deadline to apply: Thursday, October 5

Please feel free to email us with any questions that you have.

CalFresh Enrollment for Nutrition Assistance

UC Davis students and student organization members, could you use help paying for food each month? Nearly 1 in 3 UC students identify as being food insecure. CalFresh is a nutrition assistance program that intends to reduce food insecurity by providing monthly benefits that help you purchase nutritious foods.

For more info, stop by the Memorial Union Info Desk on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11am-12:30pm, or visit

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CSI is open for our summer hours of Monday-Friday, 10am-2pm, in 442 Memorial Union. Drop by to see us, or as always, email us at or call 530-752-2027.