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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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  • MSSA Helps the Homeless: Pedal Past Poverty
  • MeMe Cronin is sworn-in as Student Government
  • Crowd looks on as 86th Student Government leaders take oath of the office
  • Kent Paulson receives Vic Swenson Student Friendly Award
  • David Beimers receives MSSA's Duane Orr Teacher of the Year Award
  • Off-Campus & Residence Community Senators taking oath of the office
  • Academic Senators taking oath of the office


Student Government Budget Meeting, March 13 (3 PM - 9 PM)

Still Smiling After Six Grueling Hours

Student Senators welcomed adjournment after endorsing $2,683,047 in Student Activity Fee allocations to 37 programs and $1,205,129 for Intercollegiate Athletics (increase of 2.07% for Intercollegiate Athletics ($3.86 per credit hour to $3.94)).

Requests were trimmed by $61,583, a significant amount when faced with automatic cost of living increases for employees paid from Student Actiity Fees, and a predicted enrollment down-turn. The busing program's Green Transportation fee had to be increased to maintain hours, Campus Recreation's Sports Clubs, Theatre, Music, all requested support. Senators cut their own Student Senate budget.

To fund the needy programs will take an overall increase of 4.90% ($8.36 per credit hour to $8.77). The overall increase triggers a referendum vote April 9, 2019.


Senator of the Month

  • Senator Schmidt has worked tirelessly to reach out to as many of constituents as possible, truly bringing a voice to the students!

MSU Mavericks to Students United State-wide Advocacy Conference in St. Paul College on Saturday, February 23 & Sunday, February 24


Student Government President MeMe Cronin

Student Government President
MeMe Cronin

Student Government Vice President
Anisa Omar

Elected 02/13/2019 to complete the unexpired term of Katelynn Ogunfolami