Student Government

LSA freshman Maxwell Tendero sits on the floor and studies for a statistics exam as he waits in line to vote at the Michigan Union on November 8, 2016.

A resolution proposing the adoption of a $5 student fee to support the Leadership Engagement Scholarship was introduced during Tuesday's Central Student Government’s meeting.

CSG hosts a town hall on mental health on campus in the League Ballroom Wednesday evening.

The Central Student Government Mental Health Climate and Resources Task Force hosted a town hall Wednesday night to share with the University of Michigan community the findings from three surveys that were administered this past fall.

Kevin Yang speaks to Central Student Government members on behalf of the Student Organization Funding Commission at the CSG meeting on Tuesday evening.

Central Student Government representatives Gaby Roth, an LSA junior, and Eli Schrayer, an LSA senior, introduced a resolution Tuesday night to fund monthly lunches promoting dialogue regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, which was met with mixed reactions from the rest of the body.

Central Student Government President David Schafer at a meeting of the group on January 10, 2017.

The University of Michigan Central Student Government featured on their Facebook page the first five students who were selected to be a part of its new initiative, “200 for 200,” Wednesday morning.

The Engineering Student Government met in the Union on Wednesday.

Engineering Student Government started its meeting Wednesday night with community input from David Schafer, president of Central Student Government and an LSA senior, regarding the potential for a more collaborative future between the two respective student governments.

Ayah Issa, Diversity and Inclusion Chair, celebrates the passing of her proposal at the Central Student Government meeting in the Union on Tuesday.

During Tuesday night’s meeting, Central Student Government set the dates for the election of the 2017-2018 academic year’s leaders to be held on March 22 and 23, with 31 voting in favor and one abstaining.

Students on the Engineering Student Government discuss upcoming resolutions in the Union on Wednesday.

Engineering Student Government convened late Wednesday night in Central Student Government Chambers to discuss plans for the upcoming semester, including whether engineering students benefit from the $10 fee paid by every student at the University of Michigan, which funds CSG.


Community member Keysha Wall addresses the Central Student Government at the meeting in the Union on Tuesday.

A resolution asking President Barack Obama to support undocumented students — brought to the table by BAMN, the national coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rig

CSG President David Schafer and Ford senior Joe Shea at the CSG meeting about the new Leadership Engagement Scholarship at the League on October 21st, 2016.

At its final meeting of the fall semester, Central Student Government passed a resolution on mental health awareness and discussed a new policy for bystander intervention training.