Application

SGA LogoStudents must meet the following requirements to be eligible to run for an office in the Student Government Association:

  • A current Jefferson State Community College student
  • 2.6 cumulative GPA
  • Full-time student (12 semester hours) at Jefferson State Community College in the academic year following the election
  • Be available for meetings during the summer semester
  • Devote at least five hours a week to SGA activities as determined by the SGA advisor Attend SGA Student Executive Council and Student Senate meetings
  • Be willing to travel to all campus and instructional sites of Jefferson State Community College
  • Be a positive leader within the campus community

The following are the offices of the Student Government Association Executive Council:

  • President
  • Vice-President Jefferson Campus, Vice-President, Shelby-Hoover Campus, Vice-President, St. Clair-Pell City Campus, Vice-President, Chilton-Clanton Campus (The vice president must be a student enrolled primarily at the campus he/she is representing.)
  • Secretary/Treasurer
  • Director of Activities Director of Communications
  • Senator for Jefferson, Shelby-Hoover, St. Clair-Pell City, or Chilton-Clanton Campus (A senator must be a student enrolled primarily at the campus he/she is representing.)

Questions can be directed to the Student Elections Committee at sga@jeffersonstate.edu or (205) 812-2713.

SGA Executive Council Duties

Further information about the duties of each officer may be found in the SGA Constitution and By-laws.

  • President
    • Presiding officer for the Student Government Association Represent the student body of Jefferson State Community College
  • Vice-President, Jefferson
    • Represent the students of the Jefferson Campus
    • Assist the President in matters related to the Jefferson Campus
  • Vice-President, Shelby-Hoover
    • Represent the students of the Shelby-Hoover Campus
    • Assist the President in matters related to the Shelby-Hoover Campus
  • Vice-President, St. Clair-Pell City
    • Represent the students of the St. Clair-Pell City Site
    • Assist the President in matters related to the St. Clair-Pell City Site
  • Vice-President, Chilton-Clanton
    • Represent the students of the Chilton-Clanton Site
    • Assist the President in matters related to the Chilton-Clanton Site
  • Secretary/Treasurer
    • Maintain and distribute minutes for each meeting of the SGA Assist the Director of Communications as needed
  • Director of Activities
    • Communicate with campus activity groups and organizations on behalf of SGA Coordinate all activities of the Student Government Association
  • Director of Communications
    • Manage all communications between SGA and the Jefferson State community
    • Develop and explore new means of communication (e.g. Website, Facebook, Twitter, etc)

SGA Executive Council Application

SAG Officer Application – Print version Please print clearly. Applications must be turned in to the SGA office by the date advertised. All information must be completed for the application to be considered.  Approved applicants will be notified of their candidate status and of the dates for campaigning by the Student Elections Committee.