The students of the Scuola Normale manage a small annual budget to finance their activities. The students who manage the budget are elected every year by the assembly of the students, and are called "ministers".
The Ministries at the Normale are:
- The Ministry of Sport
- The Ministry of Cultural Activities
- The Ministry of Music
- The Ministry of Newspapers and Magazines
- The students’ Forum
- The Ministry of Parties (social events)
In addition to the Ministers there are the "mayors", the students responsible for the colleges.