UVA Rotunda in fall


About the Senate

The Staff Senate serves as the representative voice for staff in matters relating to the University, supports staff members in the realization of their full potential at the University, and advances University excellence through its efforts. Read More

  • 62 Staff Senators
  • 24 Department/Schools Represented
  • 5K+Staff Members

News and Events

President Ryan announced today that UVA will be extending paid parental leave to ALL UVA employees. The new policy allows for 8 weeks of paid parental leave after the birth, adoption or foster care placement of a child. ... Read more

The installation ceremony will occur on Friday, Oct. 19 from 3-4:30 on the Lawn, but inaugural events will run from Oct. 19-Oct. 20.  

Share your ideas for the future of UVA with Jim Ryan on the Ours to Shape website or via Twitter, Facebook, or... Read more

On behalf of the Staff Senate at the University of Virginia and those we represent, we affirm our commitment to the values of diversity, equity, inclusion, tolerance, and respect for all persons. We condemn discrimination — whether based on race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability — and state unequivocally that the mistreatment of any person or group has no place at the University of Virginia.