Alamo Colleges District Student Trustee
St. Philip's College invites students to apply for Alamo Colleges District Student District Trustee
The Alamo College District welcomes the inclusion of a Student Trustee on the Board of Trustees. The mission of a Student Trustee is to serve as a non-voting student liaison to the Board of Trustees and Chancellor. The Student Trustee represents students’ interests at District meetings and Board Committee meetings. Each College promotes candidates who are deeply committed to the mission, vision, and values of the Alamo Colleges, not an individual college, with a goal of ensuring that student interests are effectively represented. The Student Trustee is an example of the Alamo Colleges' dedication to building student leaders and its ability to work alongside those leaders to further student success. The role includes travel, scholarships, advocacy, several meetings, events, and networking opportunities
Timeline of application:
Feb. 22 – recommendation sent to the president’s office for review
Feb. 26 - Top applicant is contacted and a meeting is scheduled
Feb. 26 - Name submitted to Alamo College District
A final interview will be done at the district level.
March – Board of Trustees application review/interview process April – Student Trustee selected by the Board at its regular meetings or at a Special Meeting, in either case voting after Executive Session.
April – Student Trustees (Trustee and alternate) sworn in at Regular Board meeting after an election
May 1 – Student Trustee begins term and serves one year (May 1, 2019 – April 30, 2020)
For more information about the role and commitment, please see this link.