CT State Northwestern Student Senate

The  Student Senate is the governing body representing all students registered for credit courses. The group works to keep student body morale high at the same time fostering a close spirit of cooperation among Northwestern Campus students, faculty and staff.

Spring 2024 Senate Meeting Calendar

  • January 23rd, 2024
  • January 30th, 2024
  • February 6th, 2024
  • February 13th, 2024
  • February 20th, 2024
  • February 27th, 2024
  • March 5th, 2024
  • March 19th, 2024
  • March 26th, 2024
  • April 2nd, 2024
  • April 9th, 2024
  • April 16th, 2024
  • April 23rd, 2024
  • April 30th, 2024

What the Northwestern Student Senate Does

  • Serves as the official representative body for NCCC students.
  • Represents student interests under the CT State Northwestern Student Senate Constitution
  • Student Senate By-Laws: Northwestern Student Senate By-Laws
  • Has the authority to make recommendations to the faculty and administration on matters regarding NCCC student welfare.
  • Sponsorship of co-curricular programs from the revenue of the student activity fee.
  • Charters student clubs and organizations, allocating funds to them for their activities.
  • Holds weekly meetings open to all registered NCCC students. Meetings take place in GW 110.

All announcements concerning the Student Senate can be found in the Campus Voice. Please check it for updates and all the latest news. We encourage you to get involved in this important link between the students and the Northwestern community!

Being a part of the Northwestern  Student Senate is a great way to get involved with the Northwestern community and truly make a difference. As a member of the Student Senate you are involved in key decisions that have a direct impact on the student body.

Requirements for  Student Senate Membership

  • Any registered student at Northwestern with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 is eligible to run for a Student Senate seat. (For first semester CT State Northwestern students, the GPA requirement is waived.)
  • Officer positions (President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer.)

Your Student Senate Leaders 2023-2024!


Sarah Carfiro
Student Senate President
Email: Scarf0002@mail.ct.edu


Marino Fulton
Vice President


Ashley Valdez
Student Senate Treasurer


Avalon Laracuente


Carla Galaise
BOR Student Advisory Council Representative
(Ashley Valdez -BOR SAC Representative Alternate)