Starting a Club

Starting a collegiate drone club can be challenging and difficult at first, but can be very rewarding. Here at CDRA, we’re here to help every step along the way. The three main challenges in starting a successful club are finding and keeping members, getting proper permissions to fly on campus, and finding funding. Now each of these may be unique to your campus, but we will try to provide examples of what has worked with many universities. Let’s begin!

Member Recruiment

One of the first steps to starting a club is establishing yourself as a club or group on your campus...

Flying on Campus

Flying on campus may be one of the most unique, and honestly most difficult, part to starting a drone club...