Student Government Association
SGA Standing Committees
The Student Government Association is composed of 4 standing committees created for managing crucial parts of the Student Government and assist it in running smoothly and efficiently. The SGA also has the ability to create ad-hoc committees in the situation that it is necessary to explore new paths and projects for the association, the school or the students.
The Events Committee is in charge of planning and executing SGA events which include, but are not limited to, Constitution Day, and Midnight Breakfast.
Meeting time: Tuesday's at 4:30pm
Chair: Robert Bennett
This committees central processes focus on the efficient distribution of information from the Student Government to its constituents; the students! Shooting to shorten the distance between when the students hear what they need, and how to distribute their needs and wants to the administration of the University.
Meeting time: Thursday's at 12:30pm
Chair: Chloe Dix
Rules committee focuses on the rules and governing documents regarding the Student Government and how it affects the student body. This can mean amendments to change the way we are able to interact, or processes to streamline the ways which are meetings are conducted.
Meeting time: Monday's at 5:30pm
Chair: Soren Peters
Student Government Appropriations Committee
SGAC prioritizes the fiscal responsibilities of the Student Government. They also are responsible for delegating funds to student organizations to assist them in supporting their events and programs, while also ensuring all guidelines for said funds are strictly followed.
Meeting time: Wednesday's at 4:00pm
Chair: Beverly Luna
Environmental Sustainability Committee
After student voice reports indicated a strong student push for recycling on campus, the SGA created a recycling committee to explore the various ways recycling could be implemented on campus and in the Tyler community.
Meeting time: Tuesday's at 4:15pm
Chair: Macie Kirkby
The SGA also maintains student seats on the following university committees. To serve on one of these committees please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, who will verify committee openings:
Academic Affairs Committee
Arts and Performance Complex Advisory Committee
Environmental Safety Committee
Information Technology Committee
International Studies and Intercultural Affairs Committee
Student Affairs Advisory Committee
Student Appeals Committee
Student Fee Advisory Committee
Parking Citations Appeals Committee
Cowan Center Advisory Committee
(Committee openings to be determined after fall elections.)
Updated as of 11/16/22