Morgyn Miller ‘18

Major: NSFIA
Hometown:Barberton, Ohio

Mount Union professors really make an effort to get to know their students and build relationships with them.

FAQs About State Senate

How do I get involved with Student Senate?
How does my organization get recognized by Student Senate?
I have an idea of something that can be done on campus. How do I let Senate know?
How do I request funds from Student Senate?

How do I get involved with Student Senate?
If you want to get involved with Student Senate, you have two options: class representative or an organization representative. Several representatives are elected from their class each year. Each organization recognized by Student Senate is allowed to send one Senator to represent them. For more information please contact Spencer Whyte atwhytesa2019@mountunion.edu, vice president of Student Senate.

How does my organization get recognized by Student Senate?
If your organization is recognized and on file with the Office of Student Involvement & Leadership, but is not yet represented in Student Senate, the group then petition for membership. In order to do this, contact the Student Senate Parliamentarian, Hannah Edwardsedwardhl@mountunion.edu to present the Committee on Student Senate. Once the presentation is scheduled and completed, the organization's membership is brought to a vote at a general body meeting of the Student Senate.

I have an idea of something that can be done on campus. How do I let Senate know?
You can email the Campus Life Chairman, Monique Vinsonvinsonmm@mountunion.eduor use the online suggestion box located on iRaider. You can also provide your idea to the President of Student Senate, Jesse Wynn at wynnjt@mountunion.edu

How do I request funds from Student Senate?
If you or your organization would like to request funds from Student Senate, contact the Appropriations Chairman, Kyle Shepardsheparkr@mountunion.edu who schedules a time for you to meet with the Appropriations Committee. Organizations and/or individuals are asked to submit the Request for Appropriations and then give a presentation before the Committee outlining you request, and answer any questions that the Committee may have for you. The Committee prepares a recommendation on how much money should be appropriated, and make their recommendation at the next full body meeting for a vote.

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