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.


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.


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*
  • Inter-Greek Council*
  • Wellness Representative*
  • Sustainability Representative*
  • Student Support Representative*
  • Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Representative*

*appointed positions