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

News and Events

"As a university, we should live our values..." President Jim Ryan stated in a university-wide email he sent today announcing that beginning January 1, 2020, "UVA will begin paying all full-time employees a living wage of at least $15 an hour." ... Read more

The UVA Security and General Safety Committee is soliciting suggestions for its upcoming Spring Night Tour. Submit your feedback by February 11, 2019

A public workshop to discuss the Fontaine Streetscape will be held Jan. 31 from 5:30-7:30 at the VA Dept. of Forestry (900 Natural Resources Drive). 

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.