The Commuter Council is an organization that represents the needs of commuter students at Hood College. The Council includes a board of elected officers and non-elected members drawn from the commuter student population. In addition to advocating for commuter needs, the Council plans and administers programs and activities to help build a strong commuter community. These include commuter days, commuter booths and commuter holiday gathering. The Commuter Council also partners with other campus organizations throughout the year to host various social and educational events.