Student Government

The University of Minnesota’s student government is made up of the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly, the Minnesota Student Association and Student Senate – a body that represents students from all University campuses. The graduate and undergraduate governments advocate for students at the University.
  • Erik Newland
Sep. 23, 2015
The Professional Student Government passed its first budget at a meeting Tuesday.
  • Erik Newland
Sep. 16, 2015
Still, the group’s total expenses come in at about $13,000 less than last year’s spending.
Aug. 25, 2015
School leaders said the revamped policy is easier to understand and enforce.
Aug. 05, 2015
The student government will address issues by advocating for improved support groups for international students.
Jul. 15, 2015
The University and the Professional Student Government want to achieve a better picture of life as a student-parent.
Jul. 08, 2015
The old process was confusing and often discouraged students from applying.
Jun. 24, 2015
After the GAPSA split, the group may face more changes to its structure.
May. 27, 2015
Purdue, UW-Madison, Indiana University and Ohio State have judicial branches.
May. 06, 2015
The Minnesota Student Association is advocating for a campus grocery store that could solve food access problems.
May. 06, 2015
A campus group is working with student leaders to address communication issues.
Apr. 29, 2015
The undergraduate student government group is changing its structure, bringing greater attention to student issues.
Apr. 29, 2015
A CLA event earlier this year prompted discussions of free speech in the U community.
Apr. 20, 2015
Joelle Stangler won another year as MSA president after a campus-wide election process.
Apr. 20, 2015
MSA wants to narrow the focus of its committees and increase forum accountability to better address student concerns.


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