What We Do
"What does Student Government do?" We provide some of the key services that students use every day.
From free newspapers to student discounts and new bus routes, there are a number of resources that Student Government has made available to you.
The Student Involvement Office and Student Government funds a number of events that are free for students to attend. To see what events are coming to UND, check out the UND Calendar 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. Funding support is available for events, programs, travel, equipment, operating expenses, and publications.
Free Bus Rides
UND students can receive FREE bus rides from Student Government through the Cities Area Transit, the Grand Forks transit system. In order to use the program on city buses, just swipe your UND student ID.
Being involved on campus is one of the most recommended pieces of advice from UND alumni. There are endless opportunities in the 275+ student organizations on campus, and you can take advantage of all they have to offer. Involvement.UND.edu is your place to start. This site service is fully funded by Student Government.
Grand Forks Herald Readership Program
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.
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.
The UNDerground is a resource for students to sell and purchase items such as new and used textbooks, furniture and clothing. It's Craigslist, but for UND students. The site was created and is run by Student Government.