Council of Graduate Students

at The Ohio State University

Senate Application

Senator applications for the 2022-2023 academic year are still open! Any current graduate student in good standing may apply.


A description of the duties of graduate senators can be found HERE.  A description of the University Senate can be found HERE.

For your qualification documents please upload any supporting documents you would like the delegate body to see with your application (e.g., cover letter, cv, resume, letter of recommendation). A CV or resume and cover letter are highly suggested. A maximum of 5 pages will be allowed. Any documents greater than 5 pages will be cut off at the fifth page.  All documents must be submitted as one file.  We also encourage you to submit your profile photo and a short biography which will be used on the website for those individuals who are elected.

Please submit all application materials via the Senate Application Form by 11:59pm on Friday September 16th, 2022.

Elections will be held at the October 7th CGS meeting at 3:30pm. (Zoom accomodations can be made for those needing them .)

Any questions may be directed to CGS Vice President Katie Conner.280 and CGS Senator Graduate Caucus Chair Peter Carrera.55.

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