Structuring an Efficient Student Government

Topics: Student Government, Student Organizations and Activities, Student Experience, Student Affairs, Student Activity Fees

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As student affairs budgets face restrictions, student affairs offices seek to improve the efficiency of student governments. This report profiles the student government structures of colleges and universities with effective structures for allocating student activities fees. Additionally, the report highlights strategies to implement changes to student government structures.

Research Questions

  • What is the organizational framework for student government organizations?
  • Who is represented by the student government? Which branches and committees comprise student government associations?