ASCHC: Associated Students of Crafton Hills College

By virtue of being enrolled at the college, you are a member of the Associated Students of Crafton Hills College. If you want to get involved with student life at Crafton Hills College, consider joining the Student Senate. The Student Senate is the governing body of the Associated Students. Participation in the Student Senate offers you an opportunity to explore and develop leadership potential. You will get acquainted with students, faculty, staff, and administration and represent your fellow students in the decision-making process at the college. In addition, you will have the opportunity to plan events, make friends, and qualify for scholarships.

The Student Senate President, Vice Presidents, Senators, and Officers are elected by a vote of the general student body during the spring semester preceding the new school year.

Becoming an A.S. Elected Officer

To run for a Student Senate Executive Board Position, you must pick up an application packet from the Department of Student Life, available during February for the Spring General Elections. Complete the application materials and submit them to the Department of Student Life by the filing deadline. You must attend a mandatory candidates meeting. You are required to have a cumulative GPA 2.0 and must have a minimum of 5 CHC units at the time of verification and during your time in office.

Executive Board (elected positions)

  • Student Senate President
  • Vice Presidents (4)
  • Secretary

Senatorial Positions (appointed positions)

  • Social Events Officers (2)
  • Inter Club Council Officers (2)
  • Publicity Officer
  • Equity and Diversity Officer
  • Activism Officer
  • Editor In Chief
  • Photo Editor*
  • News Editor*
  • Entertainment Editor*
  • Senator at Large
  • Social Co-Chair (2)

*These positions are part of the newspaper staff which is not held to the same requirements as the rest of the Student Senate.