Legislative Committees

Academic Affairs Committee

Meets Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm
Akshay Sharathchandra 2021

The Academic Affairs Committee takes on projects involving all academic-related issues that affect the lives of undergraduate students, including course listings, available majors, experiential learning, interactions with faculty, and more.

Administration and Review Committee (ARC)

Meets Wednesdays, 8:00-10:00pm
Criswell Lavery 2019

The Administration and Review Committee oversees nearly 300 existing student organizations and is responsible for recognizing, de-recognizing, and reviewing SA organizations. Finally, the committee studies, debates, and authors legislation involving changes to services provided to groups by SA Government, WCSA, and other bodies on campus.

Appropriations Committee (SAAC)

Meets Tuesdays, 8:00-10:00pm
Robert Gerami 2019

The Students’ Association Appropriations Committee is responsible for providing funds for student activities by the collection of an activities fee and the responsible allocation of these funds. The committee also legislates changes to the funding and financing provided by SA Government and grants or denies supplemental funding requests from SA organizations.

Campus Services Committee

Meets Wednesdays, 5:00-6:00pm
Position Vacant - please send inquires to Anne Marie Cortes

The Campus Services Committee focuses on improving various services on campus used by undergraduate students. This Committee’s scope includes dining, IT, UHS, public safety, and related departments.

International Students' Affairs

Meets Fridays, 3:30-4:30pm
Victor Antony 2021

The International Student Affairs Committee works on improving the international student experience. The committee investigates and resolves issues that disproportionately affect international students and works to diminish divides within the international community as well as between the international and the domestic communities on campus. The committee also works to highlight and celebrate the achievements of international students at the University of Rochester.

Student Life Committee

Meets Sundays, 3:30-4:30pm
Mia Leonard 2021

The Student Life Committee studies, debates, and authors legislation involving campus-wide issues that affect the lives of undergraduate students. The Committee focuses on topics ranging from financial aid to racism to mental health, with the goal of improving the lives of UR undergraduate students.