Thank you for your interest in SGA. Running for a seat on SGA can be both an exciting and rewarding experience. Getting elected is a great way to get involved and make a difference at Monmouth University.
The Senate is comprised of elected members that include a President and Vice President, 6 Senior Senators, 6 Junior Senators, 6 Sophomore Senators, 6 Freshmen Senators, 4 Senators At-Large, and 2 Commuter Senators. Upon being elected, the incoming President and Vice President will also select a number of Senators as well as Monmouth students to serve on the Executive Board. The Executive Board is comprised of the President and Vice President, along with the Chief Justice, President Pro-Tem, Budget Director, Director of SEF/SCF, Director of Student Affairs, Director of Events Programming, and Director of PR/Advertising.
Undergraduate and graduate students may run for office (Senator at Large and Commuter Senator) during the spring election or when vacancies become available.
If you plan to run for a seat on SGA and intend to hold a campus wide campaign, you need to thoroughly review the election rules listed below. Candidates and/or their supporters MUST adhere to these rules. If a candidate (and/or their supporters) is found in violation of any of these rules that candidate may be disqualified.