Student Federation exists to allocate student fees for the purpose of improving campus life, allowing students to participate in self-government.
The organization also approves of and regulates student clubs, organizations, and honoraries. It supports the College in its mission of calling students toward the cultivation of intellectual and moral excellence and diligence in performing the duties of scholarship.
Meetings are open to students, faculty, and staff. Independent students may obtain forum membership through annual elections by the independent student body. Students who are members of a fraternity or sorority may be chosen as representatives by their individual chapters.
The organization, known as the Hillsdale College Student Federation, shall exist to allocate student fees for the purpose of improving campus life; to approve of and regulate student clubs, organizations, and honoraries; to act as a Federation in which students can participate in self-government; and, to support the College in its Mission of calling students toward the active cultivation of intellectual and moral excellence, humility before our Creator, courage in pursuit of justice, and diligence in performing the duties of scholarship.