A student organization constitution should outline the basic rules for governing the organization. It should also allow for continuity and address situations that may arise within the organization.
Student Activities suggests the following constitution structure for student organizations to follow:
- Article I - Name, Insignia, and Affiliation
- Article II - Aims and Objectives
- Article III - Membership
- Article IV - Officers
- Article V - Advisor
- Article VI - Committees
- Article VII - Finances/Dues
- Article VIII - Meetings
- Article IX - Constitution
For a more detailed outline and explanation, please see the Suggested Constitution Outline.