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Hoofer Council is the governing body for all of Hoofers! Composed of the Council President, four Vice Presidents, five Officers, and each of the six Club Presidents, Hoofer Council keeps all of the clubs running smoothly. If that sounds like the job for you, check out the positions below!


There are multiple vacancies on Hoofer Council, as the official election cycle has closed.

We are still accepting applicants for the following positions for the 2020-2021 academic year:

  • VP-Administration
  • VP-Finance
  • Officer of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Officer of Interior Design
  • Officer of Risk Management and Education
  • Officer of Programs
  • Officer of Alumni Outreach

How to Apply

Apply today for a seat on Hoofer Council, the governing body of Hoofers!

Application Process

Applications for all vacant positions will be open for one week, from Monday, May 18 to Monday, May 25 at midnight. Once the window closes, Hoofer Council will begin the selection process, and all applicants will be informed of the final decisions by Friday, May 29. Onboarding will begin the following week for the new leaders.

Application Rules

You may apply for multiple positions, but you are only allowed to hold one Council position at a time and that will be considered during the selection process.

Prior experience is not required for any position, but experience is of course considered in the selection process.

You do not need to be in Madison for the 2020 summer for any position, but you are required to be present for both semesters of the 2020-2021 academic year. This may or may not mean being physically in Madison depending on how the COVID-19 situation progresses.


VP Admin: https://forms.gle/rYALmUbkwDnRc9cBA

VP Finance: https://forms.gle/6UBVDw4vtpW7DRX36

Officers (all 5): https://forms.gle/qz7c2cHNded423vh8

Vice Presidents

Vice Presidents manage some of the essential operations of Hoofer Council and support all of the Hoofer clubs as they strive towards their individual club goals. In addition, Vice Presidents lead committees comprised of themselves and their equivalent positions within each club. In exchange for their efforts, Vice Presidents receive Wiscard stipends and free memberships to all Hoofer clubs during their term of office.

Position Descriptions: Administration | Finance | Information Systems | Marketing


Officers direct the more specialized aspects of Hoofer Council. In particular, Officers will discuss and address pressing issues concerning Hoofers as well as provide policy or other recommendations to the rest of Hoofer Council. Officers receive semesterly meal cards from the Wisconsin Union.

Position Descriptions: Alumni Outreach | Diversity and Inclusion | Interior Design | Programs | Risk Management and Education