Legislative Branch

The Legislative Branch, or Student Senate, is comprised of Student Senators who are elected to represent each of LSU's senior colleges. The Student Senate is led by an elected Speaker and Speaker Pro Tempore, and Legislative Staff appointed by the Speaker.

If you have any questions about the Student Senate, how to get involved, or you are a student in need of assistance, please email us at lsusenate@lsu.edu

Student organizations seeking funding should consult Funding Sources at LSU for detailed instructions.

Weekly Newsletter Legislation Minutes

Each week a newsletter is sent out outlining the weekly events including committee times/locations, legislation to be heard, and other important information.

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter.

Working with the LSU Libraries through Digital Commons, we have compiled and uploaded all the legislation passed to a public site for anyone to view.

View the Student Senate's passed legislation.

Every meeting held by the Student Senate is made public to all members of the LSU Community. Each week, the minutes are recorded and uploaded to the Digital Commons. 

View the Student Senate's weekly minutes.

Senate Meetings

Please be aware that all Student Government meetings are subject to change pending the reopening of campus.

Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m.

Capital Chambers, LSU Student Union

Spring 2022 Schedule

Week 1 - January 26th

Week 2 - February 2nd

Week 3 - February 9th

Week 4 - February 16th

Week 5 - February 23rd

Week 6 - March 9th

Week 7 - Match 23rd

Week 8 - March 30th

Week 9 - April 6th

Week 10 - April 13th

Week 11 - April 20th


Spring 2022, Organizational Sessions:

Week 1 - April 20th

Temporary Committee on Rules - April 22nd to April 26th 

Week 2 - April 27th