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Interested in learning more about student government at SIU? See below! 

Undergraduate Student Government

Undergraduate Student Government (USG) represents the undergraduate student body at Southern Illinois University Carbondale in all matters pertaining to student welfare, student activities, and student participate in University planning and administration. 

Learn more about USG at their website.

Graduate Professional Student Council

Graduate Professional Student Council (GPSC) exists to provide the opportunity for collective participation by graduate and professional students in promoting educational/professional advancement and the social welfare of the community. 

Learn more about GPSC at their website.

SIU Student Trustee

Each spring, a campus-wide election is held to select SIU Carbondale’s Student Trustee. The 2017-2018 student trustee is Sam Beard.