Classified Senate


July 25, 2019: Next Meeting 11:00am - 12:30pm, I4-402

Upcoming Meetings*:

July-Aug: TBD

*Meetings are regularly scheduled for the second & fourth Thursday of each month, subject to change if date conflicts with any holidays or campus wide events.

The Classified Senate represents all classified employees at San Diego Mesa College in the shared governance and decision-making processes throughout the college, district and state. Some of the Senate's areas of focus include:

  • Representing classified employees in participatory governance and decision-making issues not related to collective bargaining and/or contract negotiations.
  • Supporting and promoting professionalism of classified employees.
  • Encouraging individual and collective leadership, contribution, and professional development among classified employees.
  • Appointing classified representation within the committee framework as part of the democratic processes prevalent at Mesa College and the San Diego Community College District.
  • Providing a centralized method of effective communication throughout the college community.
  • Collecting and disseminating relevant governance information to classified employees.


  • Our Mission, Vision and Values can be found here.
  • Our Classified Senate Constitution can be found here.
  • Our Classified Senate Bylaws can be found here.