Join us! Become an ASOC Senator.

Questions? send an email to!
The last day to submit packets is on February 10, 2012, at 5:00pm
Why Join the ASOC?
  • It's a chance to make a difference on campus, and let important issues concerning students be heard and discussed.
  • You can participate in Campus Activities events, and get to "Run the Fun" as their slogan says.
  • Different Committees in ASOC let you get some hands-on experience in marketing, budgeting, making legislative decisions and more.
  • Leadership skills can be honed as you make ideas into workable projects.
  • You get to meet people who are passionate about representing the students' voice, and connect with others who share the same interests.
  • There are Campus Wide Committees that you can join, which consists of both students, faculty and staff members, so that you can be up to date on news about the College, and have a platform to voice meaningful student opinion.
  • Learn a wide variety of knowledge among your peers, and share your knowledge as well.
  • Overall, help make Ohlone a better college community.
Sounds like something you'd like to do? Aspiring Senators can pick up their Application Packets at the ASOC Window in Bldg.7, 2nd floor. The application process is fully explained on the packets.

All Senators are required to:

1.     Attend ASOC meetings weekly, which is currently EVERY Tuesday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm 

        in Room 7101.

2.     Attend the Senator Information meeting and ASOC Retreat (dates listed in the 


3.     Meet the qualifications for office:

        a. Maintain enrollment in at least five units at Ohlone College.

        b. Have and maintain a minimum of 2.00 GPA, or be a first semester student.

        c. Obtain 50 Ohlone College student signatures on the attached petition (unduplicated).

        d. Obtain/update their Student ID Card each semester.

4.     Must serve on 2 ASOC or Campus-wide committees.

5.     Serve regularly scheduled council hours per week.

6.     Communicate regularly with their constituents (for example, the 50 people who signed the 


7.     Distribute upcoming event information to Ohlone students.

8.     Bring ideas and energy to ASOC, and be ready to represent the student's voice!