Welcome: Student Senate 2015-2016

Spring 2016 Student Senate Election Results


Student Senate is a governing body dedicated to serving the students of UNC. It is composed of 22 members: 7 cabinet members and 15 college student council representatives (3 from each college at UNC). You can see more about the positions and how to contact your senate members on the Your Student Senate page.

Members of other areas of campus also sit on senate including representatives from the Resident Hall Association, Graduate Student Association, UNC Faculty, Professional Administration Staff Council, and Classified Staff Council.

Senate holds their meetings every other Wednesday at 5:30pm in the Council Room on the second floor of the University Center. These meetings are open to the public and all are welcome to attend!

Members of Student Senate hold a variety of responsibilities like being the students’ voice at Board of Trustee and Faculty Senate meetings, chartering student clubs, providing funding for students to attend conferences, assisting clubs and organizations with funding student programs, and representing student interests across campus.

Mission Statement:

"The purpose of Student Senate at the University of Northern Colorado is to represent and serve the student body in order to enhance the university experience through the empowerment of all students."

Inclusion Statement:

“Student Senate supports the diversity of all people and is committed to providing an inclusive environment where all students, faculty, staff, and community members are valued for who they are and how they choose to identify. Student Senate will continuously strive to advocate and provide equity for all people.”


Recent News:


Student Senate is now hiring for the 2016-2017 academic year!

Applications are due Tuesday, April 26 by 5:00pm

  • Election Commissioner/Parliamentarian
  • Student Rights Advocate
  • Administrative Assistant

Student Judiciary is now hiring. Apply here.


LEAF Proposal Application


Student LEAF, the UNC Green Fund, is now accepting project proposals!  For more information, please contact studentleaf@unco.edu.


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