Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) is governed by the ASI. Board of Directors. The ASI Board of Directors and professional staff manage the day-to-day operations of the corporation providing Cal State LA students, faculty, and staff dynamic programs and services. The purpose and function of the Board of Directors is to:

1. Act as a governing Board for the Associated Students, Inc.
2. Act as a steward to the student funds
3. Act as a learning laboratory for student leadership

Our Purpose

The purpose of the Associated Students, Incorporated (ASI) shall be to promote the establishment of, and provide the means for, effective avenues of student input into the governance of the campus; provide an official voice through which student opinion may be expressed; provide an opportunity where students may gain experience and training in responsible political participation and community leadership; assist in the protection of the rights and interests of individual students; and to stimulate the educational, social, physical and cultural wellbeing of the university community. With the support of the professional staff, the ASI Board of Directors updates and sets appropriate governing policies for ASI, approving funding allocations for programs, services, and advocating for student interests on various campus wide committees. The ASI Board of Directors is comprised of six executive members, two representatives from each of the six academic colleges, and two representatives at large that focus on specific areas such as diversity, inclusion, and civic engagement. They meet every other Thursday at 3:15 pm (visit our meetings calendar for specific dates and locations).

Club Funding

Find our more about club funding HERE.

How to Get Involved:

Cal State L.A. ASI offers many opportunities to get involved. Whether you like to plan events, create policies, advocate for student rights, or just meet new friends; we have you covered. Find out what you're most passionate about and jump right in.

Visit our Get Involved page and find out more about the wonderful opportunites for you to grow and develop as a leader.