Its membership is comprised of representatives from each of Harvard’s 13 upperclassman houses and four freshman yards.

The UC’s work is divided between five committees: Student Life, Student Initiatives, Student Relations, Finance, and Education.

The chairs of each committee, along with the UC Treasurer, Secretary, Parliamentarian, Student Faculty Committee Director, and Rules Chair, serve on the Executive Board.

The UC aims to effectively advocate for student interests and empower student voice, especially regarding Harvard, and Harvard’s impact on the world.