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Your Student Senate

Student Senate is a governing body dedicated to serving the students of UNC. It is composed of 23 members: 8 cabinet members and 15 senators (3 from each college at UNC). Members of other areas of campus also sit on senate including representatives from the Residence 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, providing funding for students to attend conferences, assisting clubs and organizations with funding student programs, and representing student interests across campus.

If you are interested in speaking at a Student Senate Meeting, please email the Student Senate Administrative Assistant, Teresa.castro@unco.edu, with the information in the right side column.

  • Name and Organization
  • Purpose of Visit
  • Any documents or presentation materials needed to be projected

We will send you a confirmation email shortly after we receive your email. Business meetings are every other Wednesday at 5:30p.m. In order to be on the Agenda, you must make sure to have your email sent in by 5:00p.m. the day prior.

GA & Senate Members' office hours are listed on their respective profile pages. Click a "Read more about..." link to view hours.

Graduate Assistant

Student Senate Members

Teresa Castro

Teresa Castro

Administrative Assistant


Alexis McCowan

Alexis McCowan

Director of Campus Relations


Trevor Johnson

Trevor Johnson

Director of Finance


Sophia Inda

Sophia Inda

Election Commissioner & Parliamentarian


Mika Tancayo

Mika Tancayo

Student Body President


Adeleine Santos

Adeleine Santos

Student Rights Advocate


College Senators

Senators act as representatives of their various colleges. Each college receives one vote in the senate meetings and the senators all serve on a senate committee including the Student Affairs Committee, Academic Affairs Committee and Finance Committee.

College Senators' office hours are listed on their respective profile pages. Click a "Read more about..." link to view hours.

Ely Roldan

Ely Roldan

EBS College Senator


Sheridan Snapp

Sheridan Snapp

EBS College Senator

Sheridan.Snapp@unco.edu

Ashley Amaro Martinez

Ashley Amaro Martinez

HSS College Senator


Hunter Miller

Hunter Miller

HSS College Senator


Joshua Coleman

Joshua Coleman

MCB College Senator


Vacant Position

Vacant Position

MCB College Senator


Elena Griego

Elena Griego

MCB College Senator


Jose Hernandez

Jose Hernandez

PVA College Senator


Zoie Tollison

Zoie Tollison

PVA College Senator