Staff Senate

Staff Senate September 2017

Members of the Staff Senate, September 2017

Western Carolina University’s Staff Senate is an elected body that represents the university’s permanent, non-faculty employees. The Staff Senate serves in an advisory capacity to the Chancellor and other university decision-making bodies and meets monthly to discuss staff members’ ideas and concerns. The Senate is committed to representing and communicating the needs and priorities of staff. The Senate also works to ensure that staff contributions are recognized at WCU. The Staff Senate values and respects the worth and contributions of all individuals at Western Carolina University.

2017 Staff Senate Holiday Ornament


Looking for gifts for the holiday season?
Staff Senate 2017 holiday ornaments are $10 each and proceeds go to the Staff Senate Scholarship Fund. Purchase your ornament online or email for more information. 

Time is running out! Open Enrollment ends October 31, 2017.
Members who do not act risk paying higher-than-necessary premiums in 2018. As the end of Open Enrollment draws closer, call wait times will be higher. If you need assistance, please take advantage of the support center's extended hours (855-859-0966): Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. ET, or Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon.  Enroll now! 

2017 Employee Appreciation Day


Searching for that perfect photo for your holiday card?
Look no further. EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION DAY PHOTOS are here! 

Homecoming week is October 23-29, 2017. Come home to Cullowhee and take part in the excitement and traditions of WCU Homecoming. The Sylva Homecoming Parade, Catamount football, The Pride of the Mountains Marching Band, tailgating with old and new friends...WCU Homecoming has it all. Learn more at

What do cell phones, furniture, and food all have in common?
For WCU employees it means discounts! Check out the local businesses who offer special discounts for WCU employees.

Your voice matters!
Help us, help you. The Staff Senate Survey will be available through October 20, 2017. You may also ask questions and share your ideas and concerns with us at any time through our Suggestion Box or  

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