Student Government Association
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Freshman represent the future of both the Student Government Association and of Sam Houston State University.
Freshman Council is the place where leaders of tomorrow can learn from the leaders of today.
Join Freshman Council to learn the ins and outs of Student Government and start your path to becoming a Student Senator!
- First year Freshman in good academic standing with less than 30 SHSU hours
- Attend two general senate meetings and two committee meetings
- Approval by two-thirds of the Senate
- Writing legislation directly related to Freshman
- Publishing and tabling to increase Freshman participation in SGA and to increase general Freshman involvement on campus
- Hosting town hall meetings for Freshman about important issues and other events directly for Freshman
- Attend all Freshman Council meetings
- Fulfill all attendance, office hour, and additional requirements of Senators
- Have a full understanding of SGA before becoming a Senator
- Develop relationships with established members of the student body and university community
- Become a voice for your fellow peers
- Cultivate leadership skills