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Office of Academic and Student Affairs


The Academic and Students Affairs (ASA) Commission aims to improve the student experience at NDSU. The executive commissioner addresses the concerns of the student body and gives input to university committees on students’ views and opinions. The commissioner also appoints students to various committees around campus to give a voice to the students. The Academic and Student Affairs commissioner must respond appropriately to student concerns relating to both academic and student affairs. Sometimes a program is developed to address those concerns. Some of the various programs the commission has done in the past include Bison Pride Friday, the NDSU Student Discount Card, holiday lighting and other influential programs to better campus. The commission has written legislation on advising and general education models. The best part of the Academic and Student Affairs Commission is you can work on whatever you deem important to academic and student affairs.

Commission Meetings

Wednesdays @ 7:00 p.m. (Open Commission) 


                        Contact Information
Lauren Algyer, Executive Commissioner of Academic and Student Affairs

Please contact Lauren with any student concerns or questions about academic and student affairs.


Members of ASA



About the ASA Executive Commissioner

Lauren Algyer

Hometown: Prior Lake, MN

Major: Political Science with a focus in Pre-Law

Favorite Thing About NDSU: Bison Football and the Faculty and Staff!

Why you chose NDSU: I chose NDSU becasue when I was touring schools NDSU stuck out to me because of the beautiful campus, the way my majors worked together, and how kind and helpful everyone was and how much pride they had for their school! After my tour was finished I knew this was a community I wanted to be a part of! 

Favorite Hobby: I enjoy reading, dance and singing. 

Fun Fact: I was trained as an operatic vocalist and was considering becoming a music major before deciding on political science. 

Why you are in Student Government: I joined the ASA commission toward the end of freshman year and loved it. I have continued my involvement in Student Government and the ASA commission to help be a voice for the students. 

Organizations: Student Government Commission of Academic and Student Affairs 

Commission Minutes

Student Focused. Land Grant. Research University.

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North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-8460
Campus address: 128 Memorial Union
Physical/delivery address: NDSU Memorial Union, Fargo, ND 58105
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 5360 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Executive Commissioner of Technology

Last Updated: Sunday, October 16, 2016 10:04:19 PM
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