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Student Leadership Opportunities

The Texas A&M University System wants you to be on the board with them, literally. There are currently two positions that SGA is responsible to approve and send through the selection process. These positions all require a big amount of time commitment, dedication, and desire, but they also come with their nice incentives as well. The positions are listed below:

Student Regent Position:

Any undergraduate or graduate student who meets the minimum criteria may apply for this position. The Student Regent will meet four times in College Station, Texas for the Board of Regents meetings with all the other System board members. This is a NON-VOTING position, but the Student Regent does make a big impact on the decisions the Board members make.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete both applications listed below.  Please refer to the application guides as a point of reference when completing the applications.  All applications must be turned in to the Student Government Association Office located in the University Center (UC), Room 218 no later than Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 5 pm.  Applicants will be required to meet with SGA Senate as part of the selection process. The appointment for this position begins June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018.
TAMU System Application for Student Regent
Office of the Governor Appointment Application
For more information regarding this position and qualifications, please refer to the following link:  
 TAMU System Student Regent Selection Process and Application.

The Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Positions:

Non-Voting Student Representative to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board: The undergraduate or graduate student interested in this position serves on the committee that decides the curriculum for Texas public colleges and universities, approves and disapproves programs, and makes suggestions to make programs better. Beginning June 1, 2017, and ending May 31, 2018, a student, nominated through the student government of each institution and appointed by the Governor, serves on the Board as a non-voting representative. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete both applications listed below.  Please refer to the qualification guide as a point of reference when completing the applications.  Applicants may be required to meet the SGA Senate as part of the selection process. The appointment for this position begins June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018. All applications must be turned in to the Student Government Association Office located in the University Center (UC), Room 218 no later than Friday, November 2, 2016 at 5 pm.

Board Representative Application

Office of the Governor Apointment Appiication

If you have any questions regarding any of the above mentioned student leadership positions, please contact the Student Government Association Office at 361-825-5745.