Enhance your leadership skills, build your resume, and make a difference to the USG community! Run for a seat on the USG Student Council ! UMD will elect two students to be institutional representatives on the USG Student Council for a one year term beginning May 9, 2017.
Responsibilities of the USG Student Council include hosting monthly Town Halls, reviewing USG Student Organization funding requests, attending campus life events, fundraising for the USG Student Involvement Scholarship, and most importantly soliciting feedback from your peers and providing recommendations to the USG Administration.
Elected Council members will be eligible to receive a stipend for their hard work. See the scale and approximate time commitment below. Stipends are awarded at the end of each semester that the Council member successfully serves:
President- $1,000 per semester (5 hours/week)
Vice President- $750 per semester (3-4 hours/week)
Secretary, Treasurer, and two sub-committee chair positions- $500 per semester (2-3 hours/week)
General representatives (10) - $375 per semester (1-2 hours/week)
Submit your candidate application through the following link between 3/14/17-4/8/17: