Vice President for Student Affairs Advisory Board

The purpose of the Vice President for Student Affairs Advisory Board is to provide feedback to the Vice President of Student Affairs on critical issues impacting student life that may arise during the course of an academic year. The Board will meet once each month throughout the academic year.

Membership on the Vice President for Student Affairs Advisory Board includes the student body president (or her/his designee), the two student representatives on the Student Affairs Committee of the Board of Trustees, and the Student Trustee. Additionally, six other students will be appointed to the Board through an application process. Ex officio members of the Advisory Board include the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Student Life; the Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs; and the Executive Director of Student Development and Programs. Others, such as SMU faculty members or SMU alumni may also be appointed as Ex officio members of the Advisory Board.

Students interested in applying for the board must be in good academic standing with the university (a GPA of 3.0 or higher) as well as be in good student conduct standing.

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