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Village Councils

About Us

Village Council is a volunteer organization that falls under the Residence Halls Association (RHA). Village Council is an essential organization in housing that assists with connecting with residents and giving them a place to call home. The mission of Village Council is to help enhance the residential experience through programming, building a strong community, and assembling a connection with residents and housing student leaders. Village Council consists of Coyote Village, Arrowhead Village, and University Village. Any resident within housing can join Village Council and represent their village!

What Village Council Does

Village Council exists to...

  • Plan educational and social community events
  • Assist residents in creating a positive living environment
  • Advocate for community and resident needs

Village Council Positions

Each Village Council Executive Board has at least six members: President, Vice President, Business Administration Chair, Programming Chair, Marketing Chair, and Floor Representatives.

Benefits of getting involved in Village Council:

  • Meet and connect with new people
  • Attend and host fun activities
  • Build leadership skills
  • Gain professional development
  • Advocate for fellow Yoties
  • Participate in leadership conferences and development
  • Prepares you for future RHA Executive positions

Village Council Elections

Village Council is an amazing opportunity to get involved. Join Village Council and leave your pawprint on campus. This year, applications opened August 23, 2021! If you have any questions or concerns about Village Council or applications, please feel free to contact the
Residence Halls Association (RHA) at

RHA and Village Council Meeting Notes

Notes from previous RHA General Board meetings and Village Council Meetings will be added once 2021-2022 meetings begin! Keep an eye out in your community for information on meeting dates/times.

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