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.
Apr. 15, 2015
Prahith Chakka dropped from the race for MSA president the day before the election begins.
Apr. 09, 2015
A debate Wednesday night had candidates for MSA president and vice president give their views on a large swath of topics.
Mar. 25, 2015
A survey found that many feel unsafe walking home at night, and groups are taking action.
Mar. 12, 2015
University officials said access to the transitway roads would require a change to school policy.
Mar. 04, 2015
Campus leaders are urging the U to modify how it gives time off to students for grieving.
Feb. 25, 2015
As the University fights for a large state budget request, it’s losing a long-time advocate.
Feb. 19, 2015
University leaders are working to possibly reconfigure how the school punishes the crimes.
Feb. 05, 2015

The student government will keep its internal election system for next year.leadership.

Feb. 04, 2015
A group of honors students is spearheading the project at Ramsey Middle School
Dec. 09, 2014
Sophomore Nick Wilson serves nearly 450,000 students as the legislative affairs director of an advocacy group.
Dec. 09, 2014

A student survey is circulating to gauge interest in potential programs.

Dec. 03, 2014
The winning idea to cut costs at the U will earn $1,500 in prize money in February.
Dec. 03, 2014
The resolution maps out the group’s partnerships and plans for the spring.
Dec. 02, 2014
Damien Carrière called another student group leader a “pro-war activist” in emails.


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