The Arkansas State University-Beebe Staff Senate is a representative body consisting of representatives elected from each of the five classifications of employees; Professional, Technical/Para-professional, Secretarial, Service/Maintenance, and Skilled Craftsmen. Senators are elected to two-year staggered terms. Each campus is guaranteed at least one senator. The following officers are elected to one-year terms from those elected to be Senators: President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The immediate Past President serves as an ex-officio member of the Staff Senate. The Staff Senate serves in an advisory role to the administration for future policy. The Staff Senate selects a representative to serve on the Shared Governance Council.