The University Senate is the highest governing body of the university community. It approves the general performance initiatives and the budget, it supervises the management of positions and governing bodies and discusses matters affecting the university community. 23% of the members are students of University of Girona chosen through biennial elections.
The Student Council is the highest representative and decision-making body of University of Girona students and is made up of all senate students. It advises on the interests of all students, defends them, coordinates their representatives, provides information on general university guidelines and administers its resources. Within the Council there is a standing committee with student representatives from each faculty and several sector work committees (economic, cultural, academic...).
Governing Council of the University of Girona:
The Governing Council of the University of Girona is the university’s ordinary governing body. It assists the rector in their functions and, among other tasks, approves University of Girona programming, academic regulations and curricula. There are five student representatives on the standing committee of the Student Council.