About the Staff Senate

Mission Statement

The Staff Senate of the University of Michigan-Dearborn is committed to being an active partner in campus governance while recognizing the pivotal role of staff as an integral part of the campus community. Through our leadership, we will assist in shaping University policy and promoting a supportive environment.


The Staff Senate seeks to improve the quality of life for all employees. This can be accomplished through mutual understanding, recognition of staff contributions, and support for professional development.

Staff Senate History