The Champaign-Urbana Design Org (CUDO) is an organization for anyone in CU that loves design.  CUDO organizes informal meet-ups and events that promotes discussion about and relationships through arts. 


Check out the event page for all upcoming CUDO events.


"CUDO’s mission is to cultivate a vibrant design culture that engages and enriches our local community."


There are 3 levels of membership: Friend, Associate, Member




  • Notification of CUDO events via email
  • Make use of our job board, event insights, and access to design and event planning expertise.
  • Network meet, connect, and converse with professionals in a variety of industries.





  • Membership card
  • Reduced admission rates at most CUDO events and discounts at select local businesses just by showing your membership card.
  • Let your voice be heard. You’ll have voting privileges for board member elections and major policy changes, and we always want your feedback.
  • Receive exclusive email announcements and first pick at limited-admission CUDO events





Get all CUDO Member-level benefits at a discounted rate. This membership is ideal for students, recent graduates and those working part-time.


CUDO has been going strong since 2009!