Transcript Welcome to Clubs & Organizations Advisor Orientation
ADVISOR WORKSHOP SERIES:
UNR Policies & Procedures Molly McCormack , M.Ed.
Asst. Director Student Activities – Clubs & Organizations ASUN / Student Activities Center
The University Policies & Procedures ASUN Department of Clubs & Organizations Controllers Office / Accounting Office Travel Paperwork Student Code of Conduct Working Concessions for Sodexo Contracts The University Foundation Copyright Policy Important C&O Dates and Events
ASUN Department of Clubs & Orgs.
1 – Director of Clubs & Organizations, Patrick Delaplain 8 – Club Commissioners: Phil Hacker -
Greek Life & Faith Based
Adam Crabtree -
Sports & Recreation
Pre Professional/Academic: Arts, Business, Education
- Pre Professional/Academic: Science & Engineering
Adam Kirtley -
Nathan Demuth -
Service & Community Outreach
– Multicultural & Diversity
– Social & Political Involvement
259 – Clubs and Organizations, as of September 2, 2009 5,286 – Students in a club or organization, as of September 2, 2009
Controllers Office/Accounting Office
Prize Form IPO/BPO/Transfers Check Requests/Reimbursements Credit Card Request/Costco POs
Two Things To Remember: 1.Travel Request = 15 days prior to travel 2.Travel Claim = 5 days within date of return **Holding pattern on Cash Advances
Working Concessions with Sodexo
Is Your Club/Organizations work concessions at football or basketball games? Do they want to?
1. Set-up appointment with me 2. We’ll complete the insurance application together 3. We send the application to UNR Risk Management 4. Risk Management reviews form and sends it to the insurance company 5. Insurance company issues a quote 6. Organization accepts 7. Minimal fee of $100 $30 application fee (one time) $15/game worked $25/game worked – alcohol vendor 8. Insurance company issues Certificate of Insurance
Non-binding Offer Letter (payment or not) No Payment – 1. Complete Standard Engagement Agreement 2. Have perform/agreeing party sign and return to our office Payment – 1. W-9 2. Independent Contractor (payment goes directly to performer) 3. Agency or Company “Offer Letter” (payment goes to agency)
Showing a… movie?
YOU MUST SECURE THE RIGHTS TO SHOW! What doesn’t count as “rights”: rentals from BlockBuster, Hollywood Video, etc.
What does count as “rights”: rental from Knowledge Center Issued understanding from production company Exceptions:
Private showing (home, closed meeting) Academic purposes
The University Foundation
Gift-In-Kind Donation A non-cash donation given to a club A cash donation without expectation of a benefit Sponsorship A donation with the expectation of a benefit
The Good Thing: the forms are online!!!
Important C&O Dates & Events
Funding Periods & Due Dates Fall I - Applications Due: September 8 Fall II – Applications Due: November 2 Funding Hearing: September 12 Coverage Period: Sept. 14 – Nov. 15 Funding Hearing: November 7 Coverage Period: Nov. 9 – Feb. 14 Club Fair Spring – February 10, 2010 Clubs & Organizations Leader Training (COLT) Fall II COLT – October 26 Spring I COLT – January 28 LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE 2010 February 20
Successful Advising Tips
Do: Help them to see alternatives and provide an outside perspective Make sure to understand the importance of, and encourage OPEN DIALOGUE Don’t: Only get to know the club leaders Say you know, when you don’t Use the club to promote your agenda
The Liability Myth “…institutions need to ensure that student have the skills, support systems, and authority required to carry out [their] responsibilities successfully” (Ackerman, Werner, Vaccaro ed., 2005 p. 139).
YOU are that support system!!
An advocate for THEIR purpose Retention Retention Retention!!!
THANKS FOR YOUR TIME!!
But most importantly, thank you for your commitment to advising our students!
ASUN & Student Activities