Student Clubs & Organizations - Student Activities
University of Minnesota, Crookston
The University of Minnesota, Crookston believes student should have input on campus committees. Part of the duties of a member of the Student Association are to take part in these committees. The following list details all of the various committees that have student representatives.
- Club Loans and Grants: Review grant proposals each semester and make recommendations for money received by organizations.
- Some Student Senators are elected in the spring semester and the remaining will be elected in the fall semester. Applications can be picked up at the Information Desk or the Leadership Office.
Campus Assembly Committees
- Access for Persons with Disabilities: two students; Insure access to programs, services, and facilities in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA).
- Retention: two students; Policies for college admission.
- Awards: four students; Coordinate all campus awards and honors for students and plan awards presentations.
- Concerts and Lectures: four students; Plan and present concerts, lectures, and cultural programs.
- Constitution and By-Laws: two students; Review and recommend amendments to the college constitution and by-laws.
- Environmental Health, Safety, Energy Management and Civil Defense: two students; Deal with campus health and safety issues.
- Intercollegiate Athletics: two students; Recommendations on the UMC athletic programs.
- Student Complaints: seven students; Hear and act on student issues.
- Student Conduct: three students; Male, female, and off-campus representation. Hear and act on violations of the UMC Campus Conduct Code.
- Student Representatives to the Campus Assembly: Twenty-five student voting members at the Campus Assembly meetings held once every semester.
Faculty Assembly Committees
- Curriculum: one student from each academic division; To examine and review the curriculum and its programs continuously for possibilities for improving your program.
- Academic Standards: two students; Hear concerns on academic status and act on appeals.
- Fees Committee: six students; Representative to the Board of Regents, Representative on University Senate Consultative Committee and students from each academic unit. Review student service fees and recommend fees for the next year.
- Parking: two students; Evaluate parking needs, policy, and make recommendations.
- Academic Calendar: three students; Develop the college academic calendar.
- Commencement: two students; Help plan graduation ceremony.
- Course Fee: five students; Review academic program course fees.
- Ad Hoc Committees: Committees that develop as a need arises and may be short-term ie... Food Committee, Tobacco Free Committee, Wellness Center Committee and Position Search Committees.