Board of Directors


There are two commitees that general Board members can join: Management Commitee and Education and Outreach (E&O) Commitee.

The Management Committee focuses on the internal management of the Board of Directors. This includes reviewing and, if necessary, making changes to the Board of Directors by-laws, Constitution, general functions, finances, and other working documents.

Education and Outreach (E&O)
The Education and Outreach committee plans events and programming in coordination the with the SLS office. These events include Coffee and Donuts, Careers in Law Fair, and more. They also focus on advertisement of Board opportunities, such as applications.

Officers of the Board

Executive members consist of the Chair, Vice Chair, Management Chair, Education and Outreach Chair, Secretary, Minnesota Student Association Representative, and Treasurer, which are elected positions of Student Legal Service.

Board of Directors Membership

The Student Legal Service Board of Directors accepts applications on a rolling basis. We will interview applicants as necessary to fill open positions. Interested applicants can apply using this Google Form. (Please ignore the dates listed at the top of the form.)

If you have any questions, please email [email protected]. Questions regarding committees will be forwarded to committee chairs.

Board Requirements
Membership involves a time commitment of:

  • General board meeting once a month lasting approximately 1-2 hours
  • One to two committee meetings a month lasting approximately 30 to 60 minutes
  • Participation 1-2 SLS-sponsored events per semester

Membership Information
Applicants must pay the University of Minnesota student services fee during anticipated board membership term. Contact OneStop Student Services if you are unsure.

  • Applicants must be an undergraduate student at the University during their selected term.