SOMeCA stands for Student Organization Advising & Resources (SOAR), Student Media and Cultural Arts & Diversity, and we are dedicated to the success of UC Santa Cruz's campus-wide student organizations and government. Find out more.
Organizations must register their organizations every Fall and meet the registration requirements. Please review theseguidelinesto be prepared to register your new or continuing organization. Review the Payway options avaialble for your Student Organization as you may register as a Path 1, Path 2or Path 3 organization.
Check out the staff that will be helping you navigate the university policy along with developing a relationship that will foster a safe learning environment around organization work. We are eager to eager to meet and work with you!
Review this glossary of information to be prepared for this year's student initated programming and events. These factoids provide a valuable resource to new and continuing organizations by defining and identifying terms.
This resource promotes an understanding of the SOAR Office forms along with the UCSC forms used by the SOAR Office and student organizers. Many may be familiar with these forms already but this new feature will allow the organizer to fill out the forms electronically before submitting the form into the office.
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SOAR is homebase for over 150 dynamic organizations where you can learn and grow and meet lifelong friends. Contact us and tell us your interests!