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Open Student Senate Seats


The most common way students get involved in Student Senate is by running with coalitions during Spring elections each year. In these elections, University of Kansas students vote for their preferred student government candidates for the next academic year. To learn more about the Student Senate elections, click here



You can also get involved by applying to be a replacement for the current academic year. 

Open Replacement Senator Seats:

  • Architecture, Design, and Urban Planning (1)
  • Business (1)
  • Education (2)
  • Law (1)
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Junior/Senior (3)
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Freshman Sophomore (2)
  • Music (1)
  • Pharmacy (1)
  • Social Welfare (1)
  • Off Campus (1)
  • Non-Traditional (1)​
There is an application required to apply for an open seat in Student Senate. Please fill out the attached form and submit to the Student Senate Office, Room 410 within the Kansas Union. For any additional information or questions, please contact our Chief of Staff Zach Thomason at or 
Replacement Senator Application





An associate Senator is elected from each of the legislative committees: Finance, Multicultural Affairs, Student Rights, and University Affairs. Elections will be held during the second committee meeting of the Fall semester. Please contact for more information.

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