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Get Involved

Student Government is heavily involved in many different on campus organizations and events. There are many ways to be a part of this involvement including the Student Senate. Applications for the Senate can be found here.


Director of Media Relations position is available

The Director of Media Relations gives you the opportunity to be innovative and come up with new and exciting ways to reach out to students and work with the media. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Handling the public relations of Student Government, acting as official Clerk and record the minutes of Senate meetings, manage the Student Government website, create and enforce communications guidelines for Student Government, and market events and SG as a whole. The application for Media Relations can be found here. The application deadline is Friday November 7, 2014.


Energy and Sustainability Commission 2014-2015

All students of good judicial standing are encouraged to join Student Government's Energy and Sustainability commission!  The upcoming meeting dates can be found here.  Help us keep the 'green' in EMU and make our campus more eco-friendly going into the future!  Questions can be directed to the chair of the commission, Aimee Frey (afrey3@emich.edu).


Committees and Commissions

For the 2014-2015 school year, a number of committees and commissions have opened up for students and senators at EMU.  While voting on topics within committees is limited to senators, commissions are open for all students within good judicial standing at EMU.  




Campus Life and Student Government have collaborated in combining the former events of SOLAR and SURGE. Last summer, Campus Life put on SOLAR (Student Organization Learning and Resources) to educate organizations about University policies and procedures regarding organizations and to supply them with the learning tools they need to have a successful academic year. Student Government hosted SURGE, an event which focused on collaboration and networking with other organizations, as well as information on various topics to make organizations more effective. You can find out more about SOLAR at the Campus Life Solar page.

Student Organizations

EMU Student Government is involved with many of the Student Organizations. Student Government is in charge of the money that is allocated to each Student organizations. For more information about funding an event for a Student Organization go to the Business & Finance Committee Page. Also go to the Campus Life Events page for an up to date events list.

EMU Student Government is part of EMU Student Services, 342 EMU Student Center, 734.487.1470

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