Associated Students Senate


The Senate consists of 16 Senators two (2) of which serve as Senate Chairs. Each Senate seat has an assigned job description in addition to a core of general responsibilities. Each Senator will remain in office for two semesters. 

Senate Positions 

Cross Cultural
Inter-Club Council
Activities (2)
Faculty Relations
Campus Community
Student Services


Responsibilities of the Senate

  • Serving as a voice and advocate for student issues
  • Enacting legislation which impacts student concerns
  • The allocation of revenue entrusted to the Associated Students
  • The monitoring of A.S. funded accounts,
  • Sponsoring events and programs designed to enrich and entertain a diverse student population

General Requirements  

  • Must be available Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:00pm-4:30pm
  • Must be available Thursdays 4:30pm - 5:30pm (for those serving on Activities Committee)
  • Have completed one (1) semester at Mt. SAC and 6 graded units with a 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Must be enrolled in at least 5 units and maintain a 2.0 semester GPA
  • Pay the Student Activities Fee of $15.00 each semester
  • Attend 4 A.S. meetings prior to the interview process
  • Have no discipline record on file with the college
  • Complete a Senate application

Next Steps 

For additional detailed information please review the Organizational Directive in Governing Documents. 

If you would like to apply for any of the positions above (Activities, Cross Cultural, Enviromental and STEM are open), please visit Applications & Forms