Student Senate

Curriculum Change Transparency Panel

Yesterday, November 1, 2023, Provost Brenda Kelly, Dean Sarah Ruble, and Professor Kate Knutson held a transparency panel over Gustavus’s curriculum changes. These changes were researched and created by a Faculty Task Force convening last winter. The changes were officially approved by the entire faculty on October 6, 2023. All the information for the panel […]

Updates to Printing on Campus

Over the summer recent changes were made to printing on campus by GTS. These changes included removing printers from residence halls and decreasing the number of printers overall on campus. These decisions were made to cut costs on printing materials, such as ink and paper. Student Senate is working with GTS to make sure there […]

Tuition Transparency Panel October 11, 2023

Yesterday Gustavus Student Senate Hosted a tuition transparency panel, allowing students to ask questions regarding their tuition money. Gustavus’s President Bergman, Vice President of Finance, Curtis Kowaleski, and student Christopher Gutuza answered questions about what happens to the money we pay to the college. Student senate will be hosting another panel covering the academic curriculum and […]

Student Senate Applications 2023-2024

Your Gustavus Student Senate is seeking applications for Student Senators! Elected representatives serve as full voting members of the Student Senate, where they discuss important issues facing the student body and decide how to use an annual budget of over $300,000 for student organizations and projects, while improving their leadership and career competencies!  If you are interested in this opportunity, […]

StudentX Findings

Click here to learn more about the findings of the StudentX working group. Password to access the site is ‘682641’.

On Campus Printing

GusPrint is used to print grayscale to the Konica Minolta copiers GusPrint-Color is used to print color to the Konica Minolta copiers GusPrint-HP is used to print grayscale to HP printers found in academic buildings/dorms GusPrint-HP-Color is used to print color to HP printers found in specialized labs Directly from your computer (recommended): Install ‘Mobility […]

Constitutional Amendment

The Constitutional Amendment to be voted on May 11, 2023 can be found here.

Online Readership Program Now Features NYT Games and The Athletic

Gustavus students, faculty, and staff have access to the New York Times, Star Tribune, USA Today, and Mankato Free Press’s online news. In addition, Student Senate is now offering access to the New York Times Games and The Athletic! View this Document to register and access these amazing resources. Contact Technology Director Jakob Foss ( with […]

Student Senate Application 2022-2023

Application form linked here. Applications must be completed by 4:00pm on Monday, September 19th. The Gustavus Student Senate Cabinet invites you to apply for a position as either a class (’26, ’25, ’24, or ’23) or residential hall representative in the upcoming Student Senate elections. We also have slots available for off-campus representatives and an international student representative. You must be available Monday nights from 7:00 pm […]

Constitutional Amendment Referendum Information

On Monday, April 18th the Student Senate approved a student body referendum to introduce a new Constitution for the Student Senate. This includes many changes to the previous one, these changes include: Currently, all Cabinet positions are appointed by the Co-Presidents Elect. In the new Constitution the Co-Presidents Elect will only appoint the Administrative Director, […]