Role and Responsibility
The University Staff Senate is a representative body of full-time and part-time staff employees organized to assist in the realization of the officially approved objectives of The University of Scranton in accordance with the functions assigned to it by the Board of Trustees.
The Staff Senate, along with the Faculty Senate and Student Senate, operates as a part of the University governance system to provide a forum for open communication and ongoing dialogue among staff and between staff and the administration, faculty, students, and the University community. The Staff Senate shall be a consultative and deliberative body with authority to make recommendations on matters which have a significant bearing on The University of Scranton. The Staff Senate shall promote the growth and welfare of its staff employees, and a positive and supportive work environment.