Elections Committee

Student Senate is a vital part of the student body at Valparaiso University.  If you would like to become involved in shaping the future of our campus by influencing policies, spending, and activities—you should think about joining Student Senate!


Student Senate Executive Board positions are:
  • President of the Student Body
  • Vice President of the Student Body

Student Senate Seats are:
  • (4) Freshman Class Senators
  • (4) Sophomore Class Senators
  • (4) Junior Class Senator
  • (4) Senior Class Senator
  • (5) At-Large Senators
  • (1) International Senator
  • (3) Minority Senators

General Process

  • Obtain the Necessary Signatures and Read the Elections Bylaws.
  • Return the Petition to the Student Senate Office
  • Attend the Organization Meeting in the Harre Union
  • The Campaign Period for the President and Vice President of the Student Body elections
  • The Campaign Period for Student Senators elections
  • Elections for President and Vice President of the Student Body will be held on Tuesday, April 1st.
  • Elections for Student Senators will be held on Tuesday, April 1st.
  • Contact Katherine.Scotkowski@valpo.edu with any questions or concerns.