Student Senate

Nominations for 2018

Nominations for the 2018 Senate are open from 28th August to 13th September 2017. Position descriptions for individual representative positions are available.

To nominate yourself or another FedUni student, please complete and return the Nomination Form (PDF 64.6kb) by 3pm Wednesday 13th September 2017.

What is the Student Senate?

Your Student Senate is a representative student body established in 2012, with 24 student positions representing different campuses, student communities and special interest groups from across FedUni. The Student Senate works across the academic year, including teaching breaks, to give your voice to many issues including:

  • Recommending improvements for your student experience on campus, online or via distance education
  • Making recommendations on our physical, cultural and technological learning environments
  • Commenting on how your Student Services and Amenities Fee is spent
  • Influencing university policies and procedures in regards to student life and study

For more info on the Student Senate please refer to our Terms of Reference (pdf 127kb).


The Senate is always ready to hear your ideas for improving your student experience and there are heaps of ways you can get in touch! You can contact us via email (, visit us at a forum on-campus and online, or check out our social media platforms where you'll find the latest updates on all things Senate!