Student Government Association

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Student Government Association

Meetings are Tuesday's at 6:00 PM in CJ Court House

Weekly Meeting Schedule Fall 2024
 August 27
September 3, 10, 17, 24
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19 (Last Meeting)

Weekly Meeting Schedule Spring 2025
January 7, 14, 21, 28
February 4, 11, 18, 25
March 4, 18, 25
April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 (Last Meeting)

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Watch SGA meetings that are held each Tuesday during the academic year
by clicking the "Watch Now" button above. Videos are available for viewing for one academic year. 

The views, opinions, and thoughts expressed by or on behalf of the Student Government Association, its members, and other meeting participants are solely their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sam Houston State University, the Texas State University System or its Board of Regents, or other associated entities.  

Student Voice is open to all SHSU students who have a general question, comment, or concern they would like SGA to address.
Submit by clicking the button below.

Student Voice

Please submit a request for the SGA President to attend your SHSU department or City of Huntsville event. 
Please allow 10 business days for processing. 

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For questions about SGA or how to join, please email for more information.

Who We Are
  • Who We Are

    Student Government Association (SGA) consists of both part time and full time students in the undergraduate and graduate levels at Sam Houston State University (SHSU). Membership consists of up to 15 students from each academic college on campus. SGA consists of all types of students, including athletes, Greeks, veterans, honors students, and others. We are an organization of students by students and for students. We are SGA!

What We Do
  • What We Do

    The purpose of SGA at SHSU is to serve as the official voice of the student body as its democratically elected representatives. We strive to promote the welfare of the student body, academic excellence, and civic engagement. We are an advocate for students, voicing their concerns and opinions to SHSU Administration, the Texas State University System Board of Regents, and elected officials.

How to Join
  • How to Join

    Any student that is enrolled at SHSU and maintains at least a 2.0 GPA may run for office as a senator for their respective college. They may run in the general body election in the spring or may enter the senate at any time through a vote of the current senate after completing the short council process. Meetings are at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, the is location TBD. A virtual option will be avaliable for students. For more information on how to join, please email the Dean of Students' Office at

Who We Are
  • Executive

    Consists of the President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, and Chief of Staff elected by the student body. The Executive Board acts in capacity to streamline the business of the student senate, enforce any legislation produced by the student senate, and acts as the bridge between the student body as well as campus and State Administration.

What We Do
  • Legislative

    Consists of Senators from each of the academic colleges and members of the SGA Council. Their role includes drafting legislation, facilitating talks with the student body, hosting events, and taking actions that benefit students within their constituencies.

How to Join
  • Judicial

    Consists of the SGA Supreme Court and all lower courts to ensure the effectiveness of our governing documents.