POSITION & QUALIFICATIONS INFORMATION
The following Student Government Association (SGA) positions at Oglethorpe University are open.
Student Body President
Vice President of Senate
Vice President of Programming Board
Sophomore Class President
Junior Class President
Senior Class President
Senate: Four (4) Senators from each class
Programming Board: Three (3) Programming Board members from each class
DESCRIPTIONS OF EACH POSITION CAN BE FOUND IN THE SGA CONSTITUTION, WHICH IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT OGLETHORPE.EDU (KEYWORD: SGA)
QUALIFICATIONS FOR OFFICE
a. All Senators shall be a full-time students at Oglethorpe University. “Full-time” shall be defined as enrolled for the 12 or more credit hours per semester.
b. Each member of the Senate shall have a cumulative grade point average of not less than 2.00 and shall maintain the GPA throughout his term of office.
c. Each Senator must be a member of the class he represents at the beginning of his term.
d. Each member of SGA must be available for weekly SGA meetings on Thursdays at 6:00-7:30 PM during both fall and spring semesters.
d. Each member of SGA must be available to attend the fall retreat (return to campus by August 14, 2015 at 5PM) and spring retreat (Saturday, January 16, 2016 and Sunday, January 17, 2016).
d. Failure to maintain the above qualifications will result in the disqualification from office, with notification given by the SGA President.
According to the Bulletin, class standing is determined by credit hours earned as follows:
Freshmen: 0-32 hours
Sophomore: 33-64 hours
Junior: 65-96 hours
Senior: 97 or more hours
DECLARATION FORMS DUE:
Thursday, March 31st @ 11:59PM: All Positions (Exec, Senate, & Programming Board)
For any questions regarding elections, please email SGAelectioncommittee@oglethorpe.edu