Committee Descriptions

Committee Descriptions

Academics 

The Academics committee is a standing committee of the Student Senate that is concerned with any academic related issues or ideas raised by the Senate, the student body, or members of administration. It also serves to advise the Student Senate concerning academic or faculty related issues. 

Budget Allocation Committee 

The budget allocation committee, also known as the B.A.C. is in charge of providing clubs and organizations with funding every academic year. The committee is comprised of the elected and appointed students, faculty, and administration.

Chartering Club Committee 

The Chartering Club Committee (CCM) coordinates, sanctions, and investigates all club/organizations and their activities. CCM is responsible for issuing approval to a petitioning club or organization, as well as the re-approval of outdated constitutions.

Community

The Community Committee is a standing committee of the Student Senate that is responsible for Community Life at Siena.  This committee's aim is to make sure that Senate reaches out and is continually working with and for the community through various events and activities.

Services

The Services committee is a standing committee of the Student Senate that is concerned with any student services on campus and their related issues (i.e. Meal plans, Facilities, etc.)