Clubs and Organizations

Student Senate

The Hawkeye Community College Student Senate is a student-run organization that works to promote the welfare of the entire student body by giving you a voice on campus. The members of the Student Senate pledge their commitment, leadership, and collaboration to embrace diversity within the college and community. The Student Senate also assists in providing educational, cultural, recreational, and social activities throughout the school year.

Student Senate Mission

The mission of the Student Senate is consistent with the mission of Hawkeye Community College. In addition, Student Senate is in place to be the voice of the student body and will listen to all student concerns or comments.

Activities and Events

  • Legislative Conference
  • Leadership Conference
  • Intramural sports
  • Family events including Halloween and Holiday parties for children
  • Fall Fest
  • Club sports
  • Local sporting events
  • Volunteering

Campus Contributions

Student Senate allocates funds to make improvements on campus.

Student Senate Qualifications

There are 35 seats available for eligible members. If more students are interested, a vote by the student body will determine who is elected.

Student Senate members must:

  1. be enrolled at Hawkeye
  2. maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA or better

Apply for Student Senate

Complete the Student Senate Application [pdf].

You may apply any time throughout the semester.

The Student Senate has the ability to accept or reject any application.

Student Life

Brock Student Center
1-800-670-4769 ext.4027
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Stephanie Cherry
319-296-2329 ext.1088
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