Vassar Student Association

VSA External Review

The VSA Operations Committee is excited to announce that the VSA will be undergoing a full external review.

Operations Committee has hired SG Consulting, a firm that specializes in student governments, to perform this review. A member of the firm will be on - campus on December 3rd and 4th, during which time he will conduct interviews with students (both involved in the VSA and in other orgs) and administrators, as well as hosting an open forum for all students to attend and voice their concerns with the VSA. The forum will occur on December 3rd, at 6:30 pm in the Villard Room. Pizza will be served.

In recent years, the VSA has been shown to be inaccessible or thought irrelevant to the majority of the student body. There has been under-representation of many student groups within the VSA and certain positions on the VSA are virtually unattainable for students of particular financial need due to the extreme nature of the time commitment involved in holding these positions. We are aware of these problems, and many more, and we believe that this external review is an important step in making the VSA an organization which truly serves all students, and allows for full participation of all students who wish to be involved. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact the VSA Operations Committee at vsaoperations@vassar.edu. We would like to be transparent in this process, so please let us know if you would like more information at any point.

The information we receive from SG Consulting will be available to everyone and will be used by the Operations Committee to formulate changes to the VSA.

Meet the VSA

Find office hours, learn about executive positions, and read biographies of the six students serving on the VSA Executive Board.

Meet this year's Board »

Meet the VSA Council

Find your class and residential representatives and learn how to contact them with your comments and concerns. Also read about the various council committees and peruse agendas and minutes from the weekly VSA Council meetings.

Meet this year's Council »

Academic

Academic Departments
Catalogue
Field Work
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center
Library
Majors Committees
Moodle
Peer Advising

Student Life

Athletics
Bookstore
Campus Activities
CIE Audit
Campus Dining
Navigating Vassar
Student Handbook
Residential Life

Resources

Career Development
Computing
Counseling
Health Services
InfoSite
Office Directory
Security
VCard