Applying for positions within Senate


  • Transfer Senator

About Associated Students

The Associated Students of UC San Diego, ASUCSD, is the representative organization for the entire UC San Diego undergraduate student body. Comprised of elected and appointed members, we work to advocate for our communities, and develop projects and initiatives that aim to provide students with resources, services, and to overall enhance the student experience. 


About the AS Senate

The Associated Students Senate is comprised of elected and appointed members that represent our larger UC San Diego communities. Senate is charged with the authority to make resolutions, fund certain allocations, and ultimately advocate for our student body through conversation, debate, etc.


General Senator Responsibilities

Expected Weekly Workload: 10-12 Hours/Week

Stipend: $45/Week

  • Develop and organize two projects by the end of their term, one of which must be completed and submitted to the Vice President of Campus Affairs halfway through their term

    • One project must directly benefit their constituency

  • Attend all mandatory meetings

    • Senate | Wednesdays (6:00 PM - End)

    • Assembly | Wednesdays, biweekly (4:00 PM - 4:30 PM)

    • Standing Committee | Wednesdays (4:30 PM - 5:00 PM)

  • Dedicate one hour a week to constituent engagement

  • Serve on a minimum of one external committee


Transfer Senator Responsibilities

In addition to the general Senator responsibilities outlined above, the Transfer Senator is also responsible for:

  • Creating policy, programs, and initiatives for transfer students

  • They shall advocate for increased resources and representation for transfer students to highlight the transfer experience at UCSD; emphasis should be placed on the transfer transition process, academic success, and student life.

  • Attending all required meetings of the All Campus Transfer Association (ACTA) and assisting with at least one ACTA event per quarter

  • Building and maintaining relationships with college transfer student organizations as well as the transfer student representatives of College Councils


Applications for Transfer Senator are due on October 10th, 11:59 PM PST. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns please contact