The Representation & Engagement Programs (REP) exist to provide the resources, services, and support necessary to ensure student representation in decisions that impact students at the university, local, state, and federal levels; to promote effective citizenship and civic engagement through services, programs, and collaboration.

The REP is in Viking Union 435 near the Wellness Outreach Center.


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The component parts of the REP are

  • Western Votes
    A student run organization that seeks to advocate for student interests in politics. They: register students to vote, educate students about elections, making voting easier, hold rallies and protests, help students conact elected officials, and organize trips to Olympia.
  • Committees
     The AS and University appoint over 200 students a year to committees that make a variety of decision across campus. Become a student committee member today! 
  • AS Elections
    Each Spring the AS holds an election for the AS Board and referenda sent to the students. 
  • AS Legislative Liaison
    A student employee that works to represent the student body to the State Legislature. 
  • AS Local Liaison
    A student employee that works to represent the student body to city and county governments. 
  • Student Senate Reform
    An investigation into the possible need for and the role of a student senate on campus. 

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