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University Support Staff Senate

University Support Staff Senate

Our Mission

This Senate is formed to serve as a body which articulates University Support Staff's interests, concerns, and recommendations to the Vice President for University Operations on matters of policy, training, and educational opportunities; as well as representing the constituency of University-wide standing and ad-hoc committees, and for searches for key administrative positions directly affecting University Support Staff personnel. Read more of our mission.


You’re Invited

University Support Staff Senate 

Employee Recognition Ceremony

April 19, 2023
11:00 am
K-State Student Union
Main Ballroom

University Support Staff Program 4/19/23

2023 University Support Staff Recognition Ceremony Program

University Support Staff Recognition Ceremony

The annual University Support Staff Recognition Ceremony will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 in the K-State Student Union Main Ballroom.

All USS employees, supervisors, unit heads and campus administration are encouraged to attend and show their appreciation for the great work of our university support staff. All honorees are welcome to bring guests to the ceremony.

Award recognitions include retirees and those who have reached milestone years of service during the 2022 calendar year.  Recipients of Meritorious Service Awards; the K-State University Support Staff Award of Excellence; and the University Support Staff Belonging award will also be recognized.  We are looking forward to celebrating the vital and exceptional service provided by our University Support Staff.

Refreshments will be served and USS employees will have the opportunity to win some great door prizes this year. If you should have any questions about this event, please contact Regina Crowell or Kimm Dennis.

USS Senate: Shared Governance Structure Change Proposal


Proposal open for vote:

Thursday 1/19/23 10:30AM to Monday 1/23/23 11:45PM


Proposal Document

Faculty Senate Constitution - USS Caucus Proposal

Proposal FAQs

USS Caucus Proposal FAQs

USS Senate Open Meeting to Discuss Shared Governance

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2022 10:00AM - K-State Student Union Forum Hall


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Job Satisfaction survey - Docking Institute Reports

August 2022 Reports

*2022 USS Report only

*2022 UPS Report only

*These reports will be published at 10 a.m. on November 1st


September 2019 Reports

KSU 2019 USS UPS Poll Report (KSU USS and UPS Only)

KSU 2019 USS UPS Poll Report (Statewide, nonKSU, KSU)

2019 USS UPS Poll Report

USS News

USS Announcements: 

USS Senate Meetings                 2nd Wed of the month

Meeting Link:
USS Senate Zoom Link

(If issues with link, log into Zoom:
Meeting ID: 940 8276 3637         Pass: 349461

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