UNO Student Government
About the 2017-18 Student Senate Elections!
Student Senate is made up of 28 elected Student Senators. 24 of the Senators represent the colleges of UNO and 4 represent UNO housing.
The number of student representatives per college is based on the number of students in each college. **subject to change.
College of Arts & Sciences – 6 student representatives
College of Business Administration – 3 student representatives
College of Public Affairs & Community Service – 4 student representative
College of Education – 2 student representatives
College of Engineering – 1 student representative
College of Communication, Fine Arts & Media – 2 student representatives
College of Information Science & Technology – 1 student representative
Graduate School – 5 student representatives
Dodge Campus – 2 student representatives
Scott Campus – 2 student representatives
Student Senators work together as a team to discuss & pass pieces of legislation that are worked on in committees.
The 4 committees of Student Senate are:
Student Services Committee
Academic Excellence Committee
Campus Improvement Committee
Student Government meets every Thursday night at 7 pm for a couple of hours.
Each week alternates in committee/senate meetings.
Committee meetings are casual and mainly entail small group discussions about the progress of projects.
Senate meetings are formal and are for passing resolutions (approving/allocating $ for completed projects) & appointing students to other SG-UNO positions.