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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. The appointment for this position begins June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, click on the link below for instructions to complete the application.  
All applications must be turned in to the Student Government Association Advisor's Office located in the University Center (UC), Room 215 no later than Friday, November 10, 2017 at 5 pm.  Applicants will be required to meet with the SGA Senate as part of the selection process. 
TAMU-CC instructions for TAMU System Student Regent Application

The Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Position:

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. Representaties are nominated through the student government of each institution and appointed by the Governor, they serve on the Board as a non-voting member.  The appointment for this position begins June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019.

If you are interested in applying for this position, click the link below to complete the application process.  Applicants will be required to meet with the SGA Senate as part of the selection process. All applications must be turned in to the Student Government Association Advisor's Office located in the University Center (UC), Room 215 no later than Friday, November 10, 2017 at 5 pm.

 The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Student Representative Application Process 

 

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 or the SGA Advisor at 361-825-5202.