POSITION & QUALIFICATIONS INFORMATION
The following Student Government Association (SGA) positions at Oglethorpe University are open to be filled by current first-year students:
Executive Council: Freshman Class President
Senate: Four (4) Senators from Freshman class
Programming Board: Three (3) Programming Board members from Freshman 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. 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:
Sunday, September 7th, 2014 @ 12 PM: Freshman Programming Board Members
Sunday, September 14th, 2014 @ 12 PM: Freshman Class President
Sunday, September 21st, 2014 @ 12 PM: Freshman Class Senators