Your future in SGA
Serving on the Student Government Association is an honor and a privilege. We thank you in advance for considering to apply for one of our open positions within the SGA.
The Wichita State University Student Government Association does not discriminate in its employment practices, or in its educational programs or activities on the basis of age (40 years or older), ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran.
The Executive Branch
The Executive Branch, leads the vision of the Student Body President and works to further Senate actions and enforce Judicial orders. The Executive Branch manages the programming, scholarships, outreach and engagement efforts for the Association
The Finance Commission governs and hears funding requests for the Student Government. Service to this Commission requires 1-2 hours per week during the fall and spring semester as well as a week of hearings for Student Fees
The Freshman Leadership Council is an introductory program designed for first-year students to get involved in student organizations, leadership & student government from the very beginning of their college career. These students will have the opportunity to attend a variety of programs put on around campus, while also having avenues to work with the Student Senate to produce meaningful legislation that will enhance the freshman experience and prepare students to take on an active role in leadership in the Wichita State University Community.
The Legislative Branch
The Legislative Branch consists of the Student Senate, which establishes policies through legislation and annually allocates more than $10.5 million in student fees. Senators represent specific portions of the Student Body, including each academic college and certain demographics, such as veterans and out of state students.
|Applied Studies Senator||4|
|Fine Arts Senator||1|
|Health Professions Seantor||1|
|Military & Veteran Senator||1|
|Out of State Senator||1|
The Judicial Branch
The Judicial Branch includes the Supreme Court, which is comprised of Justices appointed by the Student Body President and faculty appointed by the Faculty Senate. The Court meets on a case-by-case basis to hear cases submitted by students and to ensure compliance with the Constitution, Bylaws, and Statutes.