Undergraduate Student Senate

Undergraduate Student Senate (USS) serves as the official representative body of the undergraduate university student community by actively participating in campus governance. USS shall foster a spirit of unity and cooperation, providing representation of Pacific University students in coordination with the Faculty and Staff governing bodies. USS shall also provide a forum for the exchange of information between members of the administration, faculty, staff and students. USS shall contribute to the advancement of the University’s mission and vision by supporting the educational environment of the institution.

We hold weekly Senate meetings is in the Library Conference Room on Thursdays from noon to 1 p.m. There are both voting members and non-voting representatives during full senate meetings. The senate weekly meetings are open to all memebers of the Pacific community.

We encourage all students to connect with us with any issues or concerns. Our office is located in UC 104.


Elona Wilson '18 | wils2299@pacificu.edu

  • Chair for Full Senate Meetings

VP of Campus Betterment 

Benjamin Becerra '17 | bece7566@pacificu.edu

  • Chair for Campus Betterment Committee 

VP of Communication 

Cameron Chow '16 | chow5799@pacificu.edu

  • Chair for Communications Committee

VP of Finance 

Bijoux Doherty '17 | dohe5155@pacificu.edu

  • Chair for Finance Committee 

VP of Leadership 

Hannah Smaby '16 | smab5211@pacificu.edu

  • Chair of CORE 

Administrative Assistant 

Katie Lightcap '18 |  ligh5404@pacificu.edu

Student Senate Advisor 

Steve Klein | kleinsk@pacificu.edu