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The Student Senate shall be comprised of the following committees:

Governance Committee, Senate Finance Committee, the Student Affairs Committee, and Public Relations Committee.



Governance Committee


  1. To study and make recommendations to the Senate regarding any proposed amendments to the Constitution.
  2. To appoint an Elections Sub-Committee which shall organize and manage the elections of all SGA officials in accordance with election procedures approved by the Senate.
  3. To investigate all structural Sounding Board concerns and suggestions referred by the Student Senate.
  4. To establish other sub-committees when necessary to work with other matters concerning student life.
  5. To perform other duties deemed necessary and assigned by the Executive Council and approved by the Student Senate.
  6. To prepare minutes to be submitted to the Secretary.
  7. To fill and vacant Student Senate positions from the proper constituency, with the approval of the Student Senate.
  8. To schedule, run, and provide all materials for any organization or group of people to call for a referendum vote.
  9. The Governance committee shall be responsible for the training of new senators in parliamentary procedure according to Robert's Rules of Order - Newly Revised


Senate Finance Committee


  1. To prepare a recommended budget for the operationally funded organizations for consideration by the Senate and supervise the administration of these budgets.
  2. To investigate all financial Sounding Board concerns and suggestions referred by the Student Senate.
  3. To establish other sub-committees when necessary to work with other matters concerning student life.
  4. To prepare minutes to be submitted to the Secretary.


Student Affairs Committee


  1. To facilitate communication between the Student Senate and the student body.
  2. To coordinate along with Public Relations Committee all SGA surveys and polls.
  3. To investigate all student oriented Sounding Board conerns and suggestions referred by the Student Senate.
  4. To establish other sub-committees when necessary to work with other matters concerning student life.
  5. To coordinate the following: Student Government Association receptions, Outstanding Senior Service Awards, Student Government Association sponsored lectures, workshops and symposiums.
  6. To perform other duties dealing with the student body deemed necessary and assigned by the Executive Council and approved by the Student Senate.
  7. To prepare minutes to be submitted to the Secretary.


Public Relations Committee


  1. To supervise the production of all SGA publications, including on and off-campus phone directory.
  2. To conduct all SGA surveys and polls along with the Student Affairs Committee.
  3. To facilitate all general communication between the SGA and the student body through maximum usage of all campus media.
  4. To facilitate all communication between the SGA and the surrounding community.
  5. To facilitate all communication between the SGA and other schools.
  6. To handle all Sounding Board complaints, suggestions or compliments concerning matters other than student life, including maintenance and security problems.
  7. To advise and coordinate the SGA on all State matters.
  8. To establish sub-committees, subject to the approval of the Senate, dealing with publicity requests or any other matter appropriate to the committee.
  9. To prepare minutes to be submitted to the Secretary.