Event Planning Resource Guide

So you want to plan an event on campus? You have come to the right place! This resource guide is meant for use by students, faculty, and staff of Binghamton University in planning a variety of events on campus.

If you are not a member of the university community, please visit Conference and Event Services to learn more about the event hosting opportunities available to you.

Below you will find a comprehensive list of commonly used resources for event planning at Binghamton University or click here for 5 Easy Steps for planning an event.

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Planning Tools

1. Event Planning Checklist
2. Planning Large Scale Events

3. Guidelines for sponsoring campus events that require extra-ordinary security arrangements. (pdf)

4. Post Event Evaluation Form (pdf)

5. Student Association Group Manual - This document has many helpful planning event tips. Stop by the SA Office in UUW 203 to pick one up!


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Budget and Funding

1. Budget Planning Worksheet (.pdf, 30KB)
2. Possible Funding Sources >>more
3. Student Association Treasure's Handbook (.pdf, 530KB) (applicable to SA chartered organizations.)

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Reservations and Logistics

1. Pick a Date and Time >>more
2. Reserving Union Space——R25 Booking Site >>more
3. Reserving Spaces other than University Union >>more

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Safety and Risk Management

1. Security >>more
2. Harpur's Ferry Ambulance Service Standby Request
3. Environmental Health and Safety >>more



Publicity and Marketing

1. Advertising on Campus
2. Posting Policies >>more
3. Social Media Guidelines


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Legal Items and Everything Else

1. Contracts >>more
2. Obtaining Performance Site Licensing for Movies

Last Updated: 12/17/15