POSITION & QUALIFICATIONS INFORMATION
The following Student Government Association (SGA) positions at Oglethorpe University are open.
Student Body President
Vice President of Programming Board
Senior Class President
Junior Class President
Sophomore Class President
Senate: Four (4) Senators from the rising Sophomore, Junior and Senior Classes.
Programming Board: Four (4) Programming Board members from the rising Sophomore, Junior and Senior Classes.
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 members 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. All members shall have a cumulative grade point average of not less than 2.00 and shall maintain the GPA throughout his term of office.
c. All members 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 and spring retreat. Dates TBD.
d. Failure to maintain the above qualifications will result in the disqualification from office, with notification given by the SGA President.
g. Student Body President and VP of Senate require at least one year of experience in SGA.
h. VP of Programming Board requires at least one year of experience on Programming Board.
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:
Friday, March 31st at 11:59 p.m. All Positions (Exec, Senate, & Programming Board)
For any questions regarding elections, please email SGAelectioncommittee@oglethorpe.edu