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Student Senate is sponsoring an event to see the NEW Captain America Movie! Tickets are available FREE for all students- pick them up at Hansen. The movie will be at Starplex Theaters on Thursday, April 3 at 7:00pm! You must have a ticket to be let into the Theater. Email Doug Burrichter at for more details!


The last Student Senate General Assembly Meeting will be on Sunday, April 13 at 6:00pm in the Davidson Room. All are welcome! Thank you all for a great semester, and if we don't see you, have a great summer!


About Student Senate 

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, Chief of Staff, 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. 

Spring 2014 Meeting Dates

All Student Senate meetings, unless otherwise noted, are held in the Davidson Room in the Memorial Center at 6:00 PM. 

January 19, January 26, February 9 (Hansen 200), February 23, March 2, March 23, March 30, and April 13

Student Senate On Social Media!

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.