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Student Government

Get involved in ASTCC. 

Get Involved in Student Government!


ASTCC Student Government Mission Statement:

As representatives of the Tacoma Community College student body, the ASTCC Student Government's mission is to act in the best interests of all students by listening to the diverse needs and issues of students, identifying equitable solutions, and advocating for success.



If you have an interest in government, civic engagement and taking a role in the direction of the welfare of TCC students, then step right up. Future leaders are born and thrive within the organization of student government. Also know as the Associated Students of TCC, or ASTCC.

Our Mission 

The Office of Student Engagement empowers students to succeed through supporting relevant and comprehensive leadership development training, co-curricular programming, and other student initiated efforts which contribute to an involved and equitable campus culture.




Winter 2023 Student Senate Meetings 

Winter quarter meetings will be held at 3:30 p.m. every other Wednesday in the Building 11 Senate Room and online: 

Jan. 10 

Jan. 24 

Feb. 7 

Feb. 21 

March 6 

Join Zoom Meeting  

Become An ASTCC Senator

All members of the Associated Student Body at TCC (ASTCC) are students like you -- students with a keen interest in educational, leadership and political opportunities. Any registered student at TCC may become an active part of student government.

Become a Senator and make your voice count!

  • Attend two consecutive Senate Meetings (held bi-monthly)
  • Attend an orientation session

By becoming an ASTCC Senator, you are entitled to vote on various issues regarding clubs, student budgets, and student-imposed fees. Senators may also serve on committees appointed by the ASTCC President.




What does student government do?

Members of Associated Student Body of Tacoma Community College (ASTCC) are responsible for:

The best student government is one that: Guarantees student participation which is direct, open, and responsive to changing student needs; is integral to and not isolated from other decision-making and governing processes of the college; and provides development of each student participant.”

-- From the ASTCC Constitution

Meet your ASTCC Representatives for 2022-2023

Kalvin Satiacum, ASTCC President
Simone Grant, ASTCC Vice President of Finances  Mollie Kuwahara, ASTCC Vice President of Legislation   Lian Banal, ASTCC Secretary 


View the S&A Budget Recommendations for 2024

ASTCC builds a budget for student Service & Activities (S&A) fees every year. View the proposed budget for 2024. 

Contact us!

Stop by! You can find us upstairs in the Building 11 OSE office.

Student Government: 253-566-6025


Get Involved

Come and find out what your student government is doing for you this quarter!

Senate Meetings are open to all TCC students and are held every other Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. in the Senate Room, Bldg. 11. Join us at a meeting this fall.

Know your ASTCC Constitution and read your Bylaws.