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.
Sep. 30, 2014

At its first meeting of the year, the group talked over possible student health plan changes.

Sep. 25, 2014

The group’s funding is still on hold, and some say that hurts its ability to help students.

Sep. 24, 2014
The group failed to pass an open-source bill at the state Legislature last year.
Sep. 17, 2014
The plan is moving into one of its final stages, and some worry it doesn’t do enough.
Sep. 16, 2014
The group released a report as part of its efforts to combat sexual assault on campus.
Sep. 10, 2014
The group approved its $177,450 budget Tuesday evening after months of discussion among members.
Sep. 03, 2014
The student government waged an unsuccessful push for a senatorial debate on campus.
Aug. 06, 2014

The weeklong event aims to help graduate students feel more comfortable on campus.

Aug. 06, 2014
Evidence of organizations mishandling money has prompted reviews of how funding is dispersed.
Jul. 30, 2014

Like other schools nationwide, COGs members are hoping to set formal standards for graduate students.

Jul. 30, 2014
The group hopes to engage more students with their 2014-15 projects.
Jun. 25, 2014

Amid financial concerns, the group may have member councils apply for their own funds.

Jun. 25, 2014
Student government leaders are amping up efforts to get similar cost reductions.
Jun. 11, 2014

The Graduate School is expanding a position this summer to help grow student workshops.

Jun. 11, 2014

Next year’s capital improvement budget could fund upgrades like more lighting and cameras on campus.


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