Student Senate application

Student Senate consists of up to six members from each class and the president. Serving on senate allows students to represent the larger student body and give voice to their opinions and ideas to help make Bluffton the best place to live, learn and grow.

If you are interested in applying to be a senator, complete the application below. Student Senate meets at noon on Thursdays in the Marbeck Center Kreider Room. All students are invited to attend.

Senator Application for 2023-24


In addition to this application, each prospective Senator must gather signatures from 20 percent of their class.

  • First-year students: 52 signatures
  • Sophomores: 28 signatures
  • Juniors: 33 signatures
  • Seniors: 25 signatures

Applicants will be contacted to schedule a short interview after this application is submitted.