The Student Body President is the official spokesperson of University of Connecticut students. They also serve as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the entire Undergraduate Student Government. The President makes appointments of students to all external positions in the University, the Standing Committee Chairs of USG, and five ex-officio senators in the Student Senate. They act as the Chairperson to the USG Executive Committee. The President is elected by the student body at-large in the spring on a joint ticket with the Vice President.