Grand Valley State University Student Senate

Mission: Student Senate will cultivate a student body that is engaged, healthy, and empowered.

Student Senate meets with President Mantella

What is Student Senate?

As the official student government, Grand Valley State University's Student Senate works to ensure that the voice of the students is continually heard by the University.

Senate is comprised of 50 students who each serve on one of seven different committees. These seven committees work to enhance student life, academics, and the overall student experience at Grand Valley.

Not a Senator? Not a problem! Feel free to explore our site to see what other ways you can be involved with Student Senate!


Join us at General Assembly!

General Assembly meetings of the Senate occur every Thursday of the fall and winter semesters at 4:30pm and are held in Pere Marquette (Room 2204) of the Kirkhof Center on the Allendale Campus. All are welcome!

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Nominate an Individual for Student Senate!

If you think you know a student who would be a good individual for Student Senate, fill out the Student Senate Nomination Form.

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We had a blast at Succulents, Senators, and Sustainability last night! Thanks for joining us!! 🌵 Make sure to look out for the rest of the Senate Week events that are going on!!
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Last myth of the week! If you’ve tried counseling before and it didn’t go ideal don’t hold a grudge against it! It may be extremely beneficial to you to meet a new counselor. Go visit the University Counseling Center in STU 206 or give them a call at 616-331-3266!

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