Start a New Network

Welcome to the DCSA Clubs, Societies, and Indigenous Student Circles platform:

This 3 Section form will guide you through the process of petitioning to start a Club, Society or Indigenous Student Circle with DCSA.

Please refer to the Clubs, Societies and Indigenous Student Circles Guidebook for further details and a more in-depth explanation of the policy, expectations and guidelines for DCSI Clubs, Societies and Indigenous Student Circles

Section 1

Information about your Club, Society or Indigenous Group
I wish to form a:*
Select whether you desire to create a club, society or indigenous group - please see descriptions in the Club Guidebook of each group type for further clarification.
This question determines what type of hobby, topic or academic area of study that your group will focus on.
This question determines what type of activities your group will produce. Some examples are; weekly meetings, workshops, guest speakers, contests, and more. This question is not binding and provides an idea of what the club will provide in terms of programming for its members. This question is not binding and provides an idea of what the club will provide in terms of programming for its members.
*Please Note: group names must be appropriate (appropriateness is determined by the club manager based on their discretion)
This description will be posted online to attract prospective members to your group. Please be descriptive in the type of initiatives your group will host. *Please note your description may be edited for grammar and spelling.

Section 2

Club, Society or Indigenous Group Leadership

What is the name and contact information for primary contact for this Club, Society, or Indigenous Student Circle?

This question determines who the key contact will be for your club to communicate with the club manager. At least 1 full-time Durham College student must be named.
Most clubs opt for the default structure wherein the leader operates as president - however other structures are possible. Not all roles must be filled upon starting a club but are recommended to be filled as the club grows to designate specific responsibilities.
This question determines who the key contacts will be for your club and their designated responsibilities.
Please enter N/A if you are applying to become a club or an indigenous student circle. Please enter TBA if you do not yet have endorsement.
Please provide contact information for a staff, facility member or Indigenous Elder you have spoken to for endorsement Please enter N/A if you are applying to become a club or an academic society. Please enter TBA if you do not yet have endorsement.

Section 3

Policy, Legal, and Acceptance of Responsibility
Please review and accept the attached club policy:*
Does the primary contact for the club agree to their responsibility of communicating with the club manager?*
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.