The ASUCI Senate branch is a representative body composed of elected or appointed students from each academic school. These student representatives are elected by the School of Biological Sciences, the School of Social Sciences, the School of Social Ecology, the School of Business, the School of Physical Sciences, the School of Information and Computer Science (ICS), the School of Fine Arts, the School of Engineering, the School of Humanities and the student body At-Large. There are also three (3) Special Interest Senators, who are elected and represent International Students, First-Year Students, and Transfer Students.
Senate is responsible for approving the budget for the fiscal year, approving or rejecting any legislation that is brought to them, approving or rejecting the recommendations for amending the ASUCI Constitution, Senate By-Laws, and the Elections Code. The members are also responsible for meeting with the dean of their respective school at least once per quarter and weekly office hours to address any concerns their constituents may have.
Senate meets regularly on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:00pm in Woods Cove BC, Student Center. All meetings are open and every student is strongly encouraged to attend.