RSO Financial Resources

The RSO Financial Advisor is available to help you as you manage the financial aspects of your Registered Student Organization. This includes helping you manage and track your on-campus financial accounts, processing paperwork, fund raising ideas, and explaining university policies and procedures. If you need assistance with RSO financial matters, please contact Bas Blankenstijn.

Bas Blankenstijn
RSO Financial Advisor, Graduate Assistant
Student Activities & Leadership Programs
Office: Bernhard Center Room G06
Phone: (269) 387-2565
Fax: (269) 387-2185

Walk-in Office Hours

RSO Financial Advising
Bernhard Center Room G06

Walk-in Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
9:00 am - 1:00pm

Appointment Only:
9:00am - 1:00pm

Email Financial Advising

RSO Financial Managers Workshops

Workshop Dates & Times:

Fall 2012

Day Date Time Bernhard Center Room
Thursday 11/15/12 12:30-2:00PM 204
Thursday 11/29/12 9:30-11:00AM 211
Monday 12/03/12 10:00-11:30AM 211
What will be covered:
  • Financial forms & paperwork
  • How to check account balance online
  • University account policies & procedures

Please RSVP indicating which workshop you wish to attend by email or phone.
Bas Blankenstijn
(269) 387-2565

Student Activities and Leadership Programs can assist you in learning the university’s policies and procedures regarding your RSO’s university account(s). This workshop is required of all RSOs that wish to use SAF funds.

Allocating Bodies at WMU

Western Student Association Allocations Committee (WSAAC

Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC/GFAC)

Sports Club Council (SCC)

University and SALP Forms

NOTE: Do not print any of these forms double sided

To gain signature authority, contact RSO Financial Advisor at (269)387-2565 or

General Information

  • RSOs may have a mail box in the Student Organization Center (SOC). Please check it frequently.
  • For additional financial information regarding RSOs, please see the RSO Financial Handbook.

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI 49008 USA
269.387.2115 | 269.387.2185 Fax