Legislative Branch

The Legislative Branch is responsible for writing, researching, and voting on resolutions to influence positive change at UT Arlington.

About us

The Legislative Branch is responsible for writing, researching, and voting on resolutions to influence positive change at UT Arlington. Headed up by the Speaker of the Senate, the Legislative Branch consists of the Senate which is made up of senators from each college/school. The senators are elected in Campus Elections to represent YOU!. The Legislative Branch meets every Tuesday from 6-8

Leadership

Speaker of the Senate - Serves as the representative leader of the Legislative Branch, coordinating the resolution process, chairing all Student Senate meetings, and overseeing four committee chairs.

Senate

A representative body made up of senators from each college/school. The senators are elected in Campus Elections to represent YOU! The Student Senate represents ALL students.

Resolutions

One of the most important and influential means Student Government has to express the student voice is the passing of resolutions. A resolution is a document expressing an opinion or a desire for change and can be written by anybody on campus but must be sponsored by a Senator.