The Student Government Association (SGA) is the governing body of all the student clubs and organizations at Monmouth University. There are more than 100 clubs and organizations, with more being recognized every year by SGA
SGA is directly responsible for the oversight of annual funding to all eligible clubs and organizations, as well as providing financial assistance to groups and individuals who wish to sponsor a special program or event.
The Senate also sponsors a host of programs every year that include the Big Event (a campus-wide community service project), Homecoming, the annual Giving Trees and Springfest.
SGA also is actively involved with the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in New Jersey (AICUNJ), the Monmouth University Community Relations Taskforce and delegates are regularly attend the Conference on Student Government Associations (COSGA) at Texas A&M University every year.
There are 7 committees within the Senate that include: Academic Affairs, Advertising, Elections & Recruitment, Events Programming, Budgets & Special Event Funding/Sport Club Funding, Human & Community Relations and Student Affairs.
SGA's mission is to promote the health and welfare of Monmouth University's student body. The Senate meets at 2:45 p.m. every Wednesday during the academic year on the 3rd floor of the Rebecca Stafford Student Center. Meetings are open to the Monmouth University community.