Election Guidelines and Application
The Student Senate Election Guidelines and Application is designed to facilitate fair and consistent Student Senate elections each year. The guidelines are not exhaustive; instead they provide the general framework for the annual Student Senate elections process.
There are two formats for submitting your Student Senate Election Application. In both cases, be sure to carefully read the Student Senate Election Guidelines.
- Fill out and submit the Student Senate Application
- Print and submit one of the following:
Completed applications and support sheets for President and Vice President are due in the Student Life Office, Union 2nd floor, by 5:00 p.m. on March 22.
Completed applications and support sheets for General Senate positions are due in the Student Life Office, Union 2nd floor, by 5:00 p.m. on April 15.
Student Senate Mission Statement:
Our mission is to serve Luther students and student organizations by providing them with resources to achieve their goals, and to support the wider college community as it fulfills its mission.
Membership: The Senate shall be comprised of the following student members who are responsible for carrying out their duties as defined in the bylaws:
-President. Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer
-Senior Class Representatives (3)
-Junior Class Representatives (3)
-Sophomore Class Representatives (3)
-Freshman Class Representatives (3)
-Diversity Representatives (6)
-Student Liaison to the Decorah City Council
-Student Activities Council President*
-Luther Congregation President*
-Student Support Representative*
-Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Representative*
- Election Guidelines and Application (252 KB PDF Document)Elections Guidelines and Application Form for the 2012-13 Student Senate. Includes Senate positions, their job descriptions and duties, timeline and selection methods, campaigning and advertising guidelines and the application form.