What We Do
"What does Student Government do?" Well, we provide some of the key services that students use everyday. From free newspapers to student discounts and new bus routes, there are a number of resources that Student Government has made available to you.
UND Programming plans and schedules programs and events each semester in coordination between the Student Involvement Office and Student Government that are free for students to attend. The events are also funded by Student Government. To see what events are coming to UND, check out the Spring 2018 schedule of events or follow us on Facebook!
Student Organization Funding Agency (SOFA)
The Student Organization Funding Agency provides financial assistance to student organizations at UND so that groups can be successful and accomplish their goals. Student Organizations are eligible to apply for funding support through SOFA for events, programs, travel, equipment, operating expenses, and publications. SOFA is funded and has oversite from the Student Senate. Click Here for instructions on how to apply!
Cities Area Transit Program
UND students can receive FREE bus rides from Student Government through the Cities Area Transit to or from any location each semester. In order to use the program on city buses, swipe your UND student ID. Click Here for city bus information.
It's time to get involved at UND. Take advantage of the 275+ student clubs and organizations to enhance your college experience. Click Here to start. This site service is fully funded by Student Government.
Grand Forks Herald Readership Program
Want to keep up to date with current events in Grand Forks? How about checking movie listings for the coming week? Like to read the comics or classifieds on a regular basis? Student Government and the Grand Forks Herald have partnered together to provide newspapers free to UND students as part of the Collegiate Readership Program.The Grand Forks Herald will be available to students starting the 1st week of classes, in the following locations: Memorial Union, Gamble Hall, Odegard Hall, School of Medicine & Health Sciences, the Chester Fritz Library, and each of the Dining Centers.
Popular Reading Collection
Student Senate and the Chester Fritz Library have partnered together to bring you a popular reading collection in the library. The books are available in the Reading Room of the library. The library always like student input on the books that are made available to students in the popular reading selection.
Student Discount Program
Want to get discounts at your favorite stores and restaurants around town? Show your UND Student ID and receive discounts at select places. Look for the window stickers around town to find great new discounts.