Student Affairs Committee Info

Mission Statement The student affairs committee is focused on using the students' voices in order to, over time, create solutions and policies that improve the overall student experience as well as educate the student body as to how they themselves can make a change. 
Meeting Time and Location Time: Thursday, 10am - 11am

Location: tbd

Joining Our Committee  If you are interested in joining the Student Affairs Committee please submit an application to our committee.

If you missed a meeting, you can access the committee meeting minutes here!

Salma Khalil

Student Affairs Committee Chair

Year: Sophmore

Major: English

Hometown: North Haven

Reason for joining USG: To spread awareness for all the struggles that any minority groups go through and help students reach their full potential.

Favorite quote: “Without knowledge, action is useless and knowledge without action is futile.” – Abu Bakr

Gianna Oren

Committee Member

Year: Class of 2023

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Ellington, CT

Reason For Joining USG: I joined the undergraduate student government because I wanted to be more involved in Uconn, my goal was to join an organization that would allow me to form relationships and help improve student lives in any way possible and I felt USG would be the best fit for me.


Favorite Quote: “Folks, I don’t trust children they’re here to replace us” -Stephen Colbert

Gabriella Courtois

Gabriella Courtois

Committee member

Year – Freshman

Major – Animal Science

Hometown – Willington, CT

Reason for joining USG – I wanted to become more involved in the UConn community and get to know more people


Favorite quote – “Its never to late to be what you might have been”- George Eliot