Student trustee recruitment page

Members of the Board of Trustees listen to a presentation

Apply to be the next 
student trustee

Beginning in June 2024, the UO Board of Trustees will welcome one graduate student trustee and one additional undergraduate student trustee who will serve the University and student body as fiduciary decision-makers, and gain valuable leadership, finance, advocacy, and management experience. Each academic year, the ASUO President will review applications, conduct interviews, and nominate top finalists to the Oregon Governor for review and selection.

About the Board of Trustees

Timeline for search and nomination process


    January 8-February 15*

    ASUO Application period

    Interested students contact ASUO and Board office, confirm eligibility, apply through ASUO.


    FEbruary 20-28

    Finalist interviews

    ASUO interviews finalist candidates.


    March 1

    Nomination to governor

    ASUO submits letter of recommendation to the governor.

Application Process

After clicking the "Apply here" button, you will be asked to:

1. Provide personal information and two references

2. Submit resume

3. Complete application questions

4. Submit application

Apply here


How to learn more

Please reach out to and with questions regarding the application process.

* Applicants can also apply directly through the governor's office. Two-year commitment required to serve as as student trustee.