SLUO is the organization of scientists and engineers involved in particle physics, particle astrophysics or nuclear physics research at SLAC.
- for communication between the users of SLAC facilities and the laboratory on matters of operating policy and facilities utilization;
- to facilitate the involvement of its members in projects at SLAC;
- to provide information to its members on matters affecting their relationship to the laboratory; and
- to promote the utilization of existing SLAC facilitates and the approval of new ones.