Students enrolled in at least 12 credit hours this semester.
Have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA at the time of their nomination, unless there is no credit hour requirement for the position.
All Student Government members upon winning their seat in Student Government Elections will be expected, regardless of position, to:
Fairmont State University Board of Governors Will Elect 1 - Must have completed 30 credit hours by the end of this semester and be an Fairmont State student. Must be able to attend all Fairmont State BOG Meetings and serve on the Fairmont State BOG from July to July. Will become a voting Student Government member from April to April. Will be expected to report to the weekly SGA meetings during the entire BOG term. The BOG Representative helps determine & interpret policy and budget issues for Fairmont State. BOG generally meets once a month throughout the academic calendar. Must remain an Fairmont State student in order to remain the Fairmont State BOG student representative.
The Executive Officers of Student Government consist of the Student Body President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary. Executive Officers must be fulltime students (12 Credits) and hold a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA. Officers must not be candidates for Winter Graduation, student teaching, or in a practicum or internship that prevents them from fulfilling their duties during their time in office. Executive Officers must have served at least one full term in Student Government and attended no less than 50% of regularly scheduled meetings. Lastly, officers must have completed no less than 30 credit hours as a student of Fairmont State University.
Treasurer Will elect 1- Must have completed 30 credit hours at Fairmont State by the end of this semester. Assumes the role of President in the absence of the President & Vice President, shall present & prepare a bi-monthly statement of all expenditures for SGA, and serves as Chair of the Club Funding Committee and other special committees at the discretion of the president. The term of office is from April to April.
*Faction Representatives Qualifications: These representatives serve as the liaison between their respective faction, and SGA. They are voted upon by their respective faction, serve from April to April, and have no required hour completion.