Start or Renew A Chapter

Starting an EWH Chapter at your University is easy. If you would like EWH's help generating interest on your campus with a campus visit, webinar, or other materials, email

If you are interested in starting a chapter, review the EWH Chapter Guidelines to learn more about chapter operations and leadership. 

To Start a Chapter:

  • Find members: you need at least three students and a faculty adviser.
  • Appoint a president, vice-president and treasurer.
  • Have the Chapter officers and the faculty adviser fill out the EWH Chapter Agreement (online form) and pay affiliation fees.
  • Promote your first meeting. EWH will send you a Chapter poster when you start or renew your chapter, or print your own by clicking here
  • Hold your first meeting. Before the meeting Chapter officers should review the Chapter Guidelines and be prepared to lead a discussion to select chapter activities and institute by-laws. 
  • Fill out the Chapter Roster, and email to
  • Plan activities, build leadership structure. The Chapter Guidelines, Design Competition, and Chapter of the Year reports are great places to receive guidance and get ideas.


To Renew a Chapter: