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Student Senate both operates under and produces a variety of documentation. These documents are provided for viewing and download below.


  • Bills - require simple majority to pass and usually relate to the approval of funds or changes to Senate bylaws or the constitution.

  • Resolutions - non-binding recommendations passed by a simple majority giving a student body opinion on issues relating to local, university, state, and national policies.


  • Meeting Minutes - the written record of the General Student Senate Meetings.

  • Meeting Agenda - the tentative outline for upcoming General Student Senate Meetings.


  • Student Body Constitution - the document that provides a fundamental set of principles that guide the Senate's actions and provide a basic framework for its operation.

  • Senate Bylaws - rules adopted by the Senate that govern its own members and the management of its affairs.

  • Election and Campaign Procedures - part of the bylaws; procedures that candidates for Student Senate positions must follow when campaigning for office during elections.

  • Academic Affairs Bylaws - rules adopted by the Academic Affairs Commission regarding the operation and structure of that body.

  • Differential Tuition Bylaws - rules adopted by the Academic Affairs Commission that govern how Blugold Commitment Differential Tuition dollars are distributed.

  • Finance Bylaws - rules adopted by the Finance Commission that govern how Segregated University Fees are distributed.

  • Information Technology Bylaws - rules adopted by the Information Technology Commission that govern how the Student Technology Fee is distributed.

  • Student Office of Sustainability - rules adopted by the Student Office of Sustainability that govern how the Green Fund is distributed.

  • Intergovernmental Affairs Bylaws - rules adopted by the Intergovernmental Affairs Commission that govern interactions between other governmental bodies.

  • Public Relations Bylaws - rules adopted by the Public Relations Commission that govern how Student Senate appears to the students and community.