The Illinois Wesleyan University Student Senate serves as the voice of the student body. They are committed to representing the needs and opinions of the students to the campus administration and providing the Illinois Wesleyan campus with a forum for discussing important matters. The Student Senate focuses on bettering the campus for all students, alumni, and future students of Illinois Wesleyan University.
The IWU Student Senate is comprised of thirty six senators, eight representing each class, two representing the Resident Hall Association and two representing Fraternity and Sorority life. The Executive Board of the IWU Student Senate is made of the President, Vice President, Treasurer, Parliamentarian, and Commissioners. The current Standing Commissioners are the Public Relations Commissioner, Media Commissioner, University Events Commissioner, Awareness Commissioner, and the Civic Engagement Commissioner. A more in depth explanation of each position can be found on the Executive Board page, as well as a short profile on the student currently holding that position and their contact information.
The IWU Student Senate hold General Meetings on the Sundays listed below at 6 pm in the Davidson Room, unless otherwise noted, in the Memorial Center. These meetings are open to the entire campus and students and faculty are welcome and encouraged to come to meetings and take part in the discussion.
All Student Senate meetings are held in the Davidson Room in the Memorial Center at 6:00 PM.
September 15, September 29, October 6, October 27 (in Hanson 200), November 3, November 17, November 24, & December 8
Be sure to like Senate on Facebook and them on Twitter . Students can learn of upcoming events, University news, and post comments to voice their opinions. Senate also has an email listserv which allows all interested students, faculty and alumni to keep up with announcements and updates, and receive the minutes from previous meetings.