Student Senate

The Student Senate is the overarching Student Representative body. It consists of two members from each Student Representative Committee (SRC)

The Student Senate consult with and make representations to the Vice-Chancellor, Academic Senate and Senior Executive of the University to identify and advance the interests of all students. They support the operations of the SRCs and approve the allocation of funds to the individual SRCs.

  • Current representatives
    Position Name SRC from
    President/SSAF Steering Committee Luisa Foliaki Online
    Vice President Timothy van Veen Albury Wodonga
    TreasurerGeorgia LewisAlbury Wodonga
    SecretaryBrandon WallacePort Macquarie
    SSAF Steering Committee Sophie Watson Bathurst
    General Member Tim Dotter Bathurst
    General Member Maddie PorterDubbo
    General Member April-Rose JonesDubbo
    General Member Kirralee Towers Online
    General Member Nik Granger Orange
    General Member Jason  Zhang Orange
    General MemberGeorgia DarkPort Macquarie
    General MemberMitchell RaeWagga Wagga
    General MemberPreshika WagleWagga Wagga

Functions of the Student Senate

The Student Senate exists to identify, advance and promote the interest of all of the students of Charles Sturt University.

The Student Senate does this by raising issues and consulting with senior leadership of the University on matters of interest or concern to the student body on academic and non-academic issues.

The Student Senate ensure equity and fairness to all students of the University in decision making regardless of the category of student, mode of study or study location within the University

Student Senate consult with the University on the development of rules, regulations, policies, procedures and guidelines relevant to the administration of funds and conduct of student activities and support the operations of the Student Representative Committees.

Read more about the functions of the Student Senate.

Upcoming meetings

Meeting Date


Agenda Closes


Monday 21st March 5.00pmFriday 4th March (11.59pm) Videoconference - Zoom
Monday 16th May5.00pmFriday 29th April (11.59pm)Videoconference - Zoom
Monday 25th July5.00pmFriday 8th July (11.59pm)Videoconference - Zoom
Monday 19th September 5.00pmFriday 2nd September (11.59pm)Videoconference - Zoom
Monday 14th November (planning meeting)5.00pmFriday 28th October (11.59pm)Videoconference - Zoom

Agendas items need to be sent by close of business of the agenda close date listed in the table.  To add an item to the agenda of a Student Senate meeting, To add an item to the agenda, send an email with your request by close of business on the deadline for Agenda Closes.

Students can access records of past meetings in the Student Portal.

Get in touch

Email the Student Senate about any ideas or issues you have.

Email the Student Representation & Clubs Officer

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