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

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News and Events

On July 1, the Staff Senate sent a message to UVA leaders to advocate for staff. EVP-COO J.J. Wagner Davis and EVP and Provost Liz Magill responded on July 8. We made requests regarding representation of average staff members in important groups (committees, task forces, and working groups),... Read more

The task force is hosting a Public Listening and Idea Session on Friday, July 10 at 2 PM. Registration for the event is required. The UVA Racial Equity Task Force is led by Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and... Read more

Thanks to all of you who could participate in the Staff Town Hall on 6/10. We're sorry some of you couldn't make it, but you can access the video and live-polling results below. More follow-up regarding unanswered questions from the live Q&A and presubmitted is forthcoming. More soon! 

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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.