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Student Government Association

The Student Government Association [SGA] represents and promotes student interest in the decision-making processes of Samford University by cultivating and maintaining leadership amongst students. The SGA also develops, coordinates and executes a variety of activities and services for the benefit of the students.

The Student Government Association is organized into four branches that provide a wide range of opportunities for student involvement. Each branch is presided over by a member of the Student Executive Board. Student Executive Board positions include President, Vice President for Senate, Vice President for Events, Vice President for Public Relations, Vice President for Development, Chief of Staff, Chief Justice, Press Secretary, Treasurer, and Chaplain. Opportunities for involvement include Senate, Student Activities Council, Freshman Forum, Class Officers, Presidential Advisory Council, and Student Judiciary Council.

All undergraduate students at Samford are members of the SGA. Members may vote in all SGA-sponsored elections and participate in all SGA-sponsored activities.

For specific information about programs, services, and activities, please visit the SGA website at, email, or stop by the SGA office in University Center 117.