Student Government

Available to full-time students who have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours. More information can be found on the scholarship page.

The Student Government will be conducting their meetings every Thursday at 12:30 pm in HB 128. 
Meetings will also be available via WebEx.
 


Why Should I Join Student Government?

Student Government is a great way to become involved on campus and in the community. You can help shape school policies and provide needed services to fellow students and the community. Additionally, we have a lot of fun, and it is a great way to get involved! Students involved in student organizations tend to do better in school – It’s a fact!

Who is Eligible?

  • Students enrolled in at least 12 credit hours this semester.
  • Students must have a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA at the time of their nomination unless there is no credit hour requirement for the position.

What do I have to do in Student Government?

All Student Government members upon winning their seat in Student Government Elections will be expected, regardless of position, to:

  • Attend all weekly SGA meetings on Thursdays at 12:30-1:30 in 128 HB or attend online through the platform chosen by the executive board.
  • Attend any special SGA meetings as called by the SGA President.
  • Volunteer for various SGA-sponsored events and community service initiatives.
  • Serve on campus committees as appointed by the SGA President.
  • Regularly check Email and Student Government Social Media sites for important communications.
  • Attend any and all SGA Fall & Spring Retreat & trainings.
  • Should be professional, responsible, reliable, articulate, and able to reach out to students to bring a student perspective where is needed.

*Extreme violation of institutional policies (local, state, federal law) may constitute removal from office or candidacy.

SGA Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
12:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday:           10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

            

Contact Us

Student Government Association
2nd Floor, Falcon Center
304-367-4282
StudentGovernment@fairmontstate.edu