Creating an Event

How to Submit an Event for Your Organization

Events can only be created by student leaders with administrative privileges and must be associated with an organization. Events that have an image or flyer uploaded along with it will appear on the Event Flyerboard on the Home page.

Click here for a step-by-step guide to creating an event or see below:

  1. Log in to CU Involved with your Net ID and password
  2. Go to your organization's page
  3. Click on "Manage Organization" in the top right corner
  4. Click on the bars on the left side of the page to open a menu bar
  5. Click on "Events"
  6. Click on "Create Event" (blue bar in the right corner)
  7. Enter the required fields:
    1. Title
    2. Theme (select from the list)
    3. Description
    4. Start/end times
    5. Location (Creighton's main address is 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178)
  8. Enter event details:
    1. Show To:
      •  Anyone in the world: Anyone who accesses the site will be able to view this event
      • Students & staff at Creighton University: Any logged-in Creighton user can view this event
      • Organization members: Only members of your organization can view this event.
      • People invited by a host: Only those invited to this event can view it.
    2. Who can RSVP:
      • Anyone: Anyone who views the event may RSVP
      • Only invitees: Only invited members may RSVP
      • No one: Disables RSVP feature; no one can RSVP
      • You may also set a maximum number of RSVPs in the box below
    3. Event Categories (optional):
      • Choose multiple event categories for your event
    4. Perks (optional):
      • Set special perks for guests
  9. On the second page, attach a cover photo or flyer to associate with your event (optional).
    • Supported files include JPG, JPEG, GIF, PNG, and PDF. **If a flyer is not uploaded, the event will not display on the Event Flyerboard on the Home page. **]
  10. On the third page, read the statement and complete all required information.
    1. Indicate the event type. You MUST include all relevant categories: (The form is customized to ask questions based on what you select. Ex. A fundraiser for a Greek Event where there will be a speaker and T-Shirts sold would have four things marked.)
      • Speaker/Performer
      • Film
      • Fundraiser
      • Greek Event
      • T-Shirt or Merchandise
      • General Organization Meeting
      • None of the above
    2. Per change in university policy, if your event has a contract associated with it, it must be approved by the Director of the Student Leadership & Involvement Center. Please bring a copy of the contract to the Student Leadership & Involvement Center in Skutt Student Center Room 120. Please allow a minimum of three weeks for processing. Students may not sign contracts.
  11. On the fourth page, complete the required information and point of contact information.
  12. Complete any other event-specific required information on following pages (if applicable).
  13. Please submit the event form at least 10 days prior to your organization's event (or earlier for contracted services/events). The event will be reviewed by the Director and either approved or denied. You will receive an email confirmation.

Should you have any questions or concerns about the event registration process, please visit the SLIC in Skutt Student Center Room 120, email slic@creighton.edu, or call 402-280-1715. Good luck with your event!