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Students' Association

Welcome to the SDSU Students' Association!

The Students' Association is comprised of all General Activity Fee-paying students at South Dakota State University. The Students' Association Senate is the official student government organization at SDSU, consisting of 26 senators representing each of the academic colleges and the student body president and vice president.

The Students' Association Senate serves as a representative body to bring the voice of SDSU students to university administration, faculty, and staff, state legislators and the South Dakota Board of Regents of Higher Education. The Students' Association also allocates student fee funds to support various campus entities, facilities, and many student organizations.

Students' Association 2021 General Election Information

The Students' Association election takes place each spring semester. The student body elects new senators as representatives for their respective academic colleges as well as a new student body president and vice president. 


The Students' Association Senate meets weekly during the academic year on Mondays at 7:00pm in the Lewis & Clark Room of the University Student Union. Meetings are open to the public. Students or other members of the public are welcome to speak or share concerns during the public comments portion of the open forum.

The meeting agenda for each week can be found in the Rabbit Report, linked here.

Documents & Historical Records

Looking for Students' Association Senate documents or historical records?

Other documents and historical records are available upon request to the Students' Association Chief of Staff at

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Jan 24

Students' Association Meeting

Jan 31

Students' Association Meeting

Feb 7

Students' Association Meeting

Feb 14

Students' Association Meeting