Associated Students of Madison
The Associated Students of Madison (ASM) is the official student governance body of UW-Madison, representing the needs of over 43,000 students. ASM is composed of roughly 50 elected or appointed students, 50 student employees, 12 professional staff members, and 200 student appointees on committees that hold legal rights to recommend university policies, budgets, and candidates for UW employment. ASM allocates approximately $50 million in segregated university fees each year and is responsible for management of the Student Activity Center and distribution of the student bus pass. Read more about us.