The Legislative Branch of the ASOSU represents the collective opinion of the student body.  It consists of elected members who serve in the ASOSU Congress.  The roles of the ASOSU Congress are divided into two houses: the ASOSU House of Representatives, which handles the fiscal policy, and the ASOSU Senate, which handles legislative policy.  Members of the ASOSU House of Representatives are elected based on graduate and undergraduate status and serve one year, while members of the ASOSU Senate are elected by the entire student body and serve two years.

President of the Senate: KYLIE BOENISCH 
ASOSU Senate

"The President of the Senate shall preside over all regular and special meetings, coordinate activities and orientations, and oversee all operations of the Senate." - ASOSU Constitution 

Fall Term Availability: TBD
Contact Information

541-737-6345  |  SEC 288  |  asosuvp@oregonstate.edu

Speaker of the house: IAN WALKER
ASOSU House of Representatives

"The Speaker of the House shall preside over all regular and special meetings, coordinate activities and orientations, and oversee all operations of the House of Representatives."  - ASOSU Constitution

Fall Term Availability: TBD
Contact Information

541-737-8098  |  SEC 282  |  asosu.house@oregonstate.edu

Congressional Clerk: TBD

"The Congressional Clerk shall advise the Presiding Officers of the Senate and House of Representatives on questions of parliamentary procedure and act as a consultant in the writing of legislation.Upon passage of any legislation, the Congressional Clerk shall be responsible for obtaining the signatures of the Speaker of the House and President of the Senate, and delivering the legislation to the ASOSU President to sign or veto. Upon being signed into effect or vetoed, all legislation shall be returned to the Congressional Clerk for archiving." - ASOSU Constitution

Contact Information
asosu.legislative@oregonstate.edu

Congressional Vacancies

  • House of Representative Vacancies:
    • There are currently 6 vacant Undergraduate Representative seats, and 3 vacant Graduate Representative seats at this time in the House of Representatives. To apply to be an ASOSU House Representative, submit your resume and a cover letter for the position to asosu.house@oregonstate.edu 
  • Senate Vacancies:
    • There are currently 3 vacant seats at this time in the ASOSU Senate. To apply to be an ASOSU Senator, submit your resume and cover letter for the position to asosuvp@oregonstate.edu
  • To learn more about what the House of Representatives does, as well as expectations, read our ASOSU Legislative Branch Overview
  • For more information on how to apply to be in the ASOSU Congress, or to schedule an appointment contact asosu.house@oregonstate.edu

Legislation