Johnson at Cornell University | Groups

Johnson Student Activities & Special Events Office
107 Sage Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

Johnson MBA student clubs & organizations generally have the following funding sources (listed in order of preferred use):

  1. Graduate and Professional Student Assembly Finance Committee (GPSAFC) [available to fully registered student organizations]. All expenditures must follow GPSAFC Funding Guidelines. Reimbursements are processed, and some direct-charges can also be facilitated. If GPSAFC funds are allocated, but not used in the academic year for which they were approved, the money is forfeited as of the day after graduation each year. NOTE: whenever your club is using this money, be sure to include "Funded by the GPSAFC. Open to the Graduate Community. Please contact EMAIL regarding any accommodations you may need to attend this event." on all posters, emails, programs, etc. GPSAFC funded events must also be posted on the CORNELL CampusGroups Calendar in addition to the JOHNSON CampusGroups Calendar.

  2. Membership fees/dues - deposited into club checking accounts

  3. Ticket sales from events - deposited into club checking accounts

  4. Fund raising activity (sale of promotional items, etc.) - deposited into club checking accounts

  5. Johnson School Student Budget Committee (SBC): This organization provides financial support for student activities. More information on the SBC.

  6. Johnson School Student Council Title-Town: Funding is available to teams representing Johnson at high profile case competitions and conferences. More information on Title-Town.

  7. Corporate Funding and Sponsorship - The SC Johnson College of Business External Relations and Alumni Affairs offices provide oversight for club corporate fundraising, sponsorship, and executive speaker requests. Donations are made to Cornell University and managed in a Cornell account.  See Club Corporate Outreach for additional information.