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Associated Students

    • Who We Are

      Vision

      To cultivate leaders who advocate for an equitable world!

      Mission

      We strive to unite and empower our community by embracing and fostering our six values and priorities.

      Values & Priorities 

      Associated Students supports the development of the student body through the following priorities:

      1. Co-Curricular Engagement
      2. Civic Engagement & Advocacy
      3. Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Social Justice, Anti-Racism, & Access 
      4. Leadership Development
      5. Retention & Transfer
      6. Recognition of Service
    • Fee Information

      Student Activities Fee

      What is the Student Activities Fee? The $15 Student Activity Fee allows your student government to provide scholarships, leadership opportunities, cultural events, discounted tickets, funding for student events and many other co-curricular programs and services for students.  Some of the benefits students receive by paying the Student Activities Fee are: 

      • Free admission & free food at all A.S. events through the semester: A.S. Visibility, Athletics Fair, Finals Frenzy, New Student Welcome, Pop-In with the President & more! 
      • Funding to higher education professional and academic conferences
      • Access to resources and recreation equipment at the Recognized Student Club & Organization Co-Lab Space
      • Eligibility to apply for A.S. scholarships
      • Eligibility to purchase discounted tickets (available at the SAC Bookstore)
      • Eligibility to apply for A.S. Leadership Conferences
      • Eligibility to vote in Mt. SAC Student Body Elections & hold an A.S. Officer position
      • Eligibility to hold an officer position in a campus Recognized Club and Organization 


      Student Representation Fee - $2 per semester (Fall/Spring)

      The $2 Student Representation Fee, mandated by Assembly Bill (AB) 1504, provides support for student government representatives who may be presenting positions and viewpoints to representatives, offices, and agencies of local, district, and state governments.  

      The fee is divided, with $1 going to the Associated Students of Mt. San Antonio College, and $1 for use by the Student Senate of the California Community Colleges.  For example, this fee supports sending students to conferences to advocate for solutions towards issues faced by California Community College students and lobby for adequate tuition and services. For more information about this fee visit this FAQ.

    • How to Join Associated Students!

      Executive Board

      All elected Associated Students Executive Officers shall serve a one-year term. The term for the Associated Students Executive Officers begins on July 1st and ends on June 30th of the following year.  The following positions make up the Executive Board: 

      • President
      • Vice President
      • Inter-Club Council Co-Chair (2)
      • Senate Chair (2) 

      To learn more about the Executive Board position eligibility refer to the A.S. Constitution. To learn more about each position's job description refer to the A.S. Organizational Directive. Applications will reopen March 2024!

      Senate Board

      Senate is the Legislative Branch of Associated Students. Please review the Organizational Directive for Senator position descriptions. In addition to A.S. Officer eligibility requirements, Senators must be available every Tuesday and Thursday from 3pm - 5:30pm during both semesters (Fall and Spring) plus additional mandatory trainings scheduled during the Summer and Winter intercessions.  After applying, you will receive follow up email correspondence from the A.S. Administrative Specialist. Applications will reopen October 2023!

      Student Court

      Students who wish to serve as an Associate Justice with Associated Students Judicial Branch can submit their application online.  In addition to A.S. Officer eligibility requirements, Associate Justices must be available every Wednesday from 11am - 2pm during all terms (Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring).   Appointed Justices will be required to attend a mandatory training prior to serving on official appointed Student Conduct Board Hearings and Student Grievance Review Committees.  For more information review the Judicial Directive.  For questions please email any member of Student Court or Student Court Advisors

      Committee Representative

      Students who wish to start their service experience with Associated Students are encouraged to serve on a College Wide Campus Committee.  To learn about all of the different committees review the list here.  

      Apply Here for a College Committee

Events

    • 20th Annual Inspiring Women Nominations

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      20th Annual Inspiring Women of Mt. SAC - Nominate an Inspiring Woman Today!

      Has someone at Mt. SAC inspired you this past year?  Each year, Associated Students celebrates the contributions made by the women of our Mt. SAC community.  In conjunction with Women’s History Month and National Women’s History Alliance, four recipients will be selected to honor. This is where we need your help!

      Please nominate a student, staff, faculty member, or administrator at Mt. San Antonio College who you feel should be recognized as part of our 2024 celebration, which will be held on campus on March 26.  This year’s theme is Women Who Advocate for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.  Nomination forms are due Tuesday February 27, 2024.  

      Please fill out our form completely here.

       


Get Engaged. Build Community.  

Associated Students conduct a series of public meetings. Please join us at one of the meetings below. Agendas are posted and you are more than welcomed to attend and speak during public comments.  Please inform the Chair of each meeting that you would like to speak. 

Click a link below to find out more information

 

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