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. 

2017 Employee Appreciation Day


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

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.

Looking for an escape?
If you are feeling adventurous this holiday season, Jackson County now has escape rooms! 828 Escape Rooms offers rooms that are interactive scenario based games, where small groups of players use puzzles and elements of the room to escape within the 60-minute time limit. And the best part is they offer a 20% discount to all WCU faculty, staff, and students (Discount Code: EscapeWCU). To learn more or to book online, visit or call 828-586-1828.

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