SGA at Sanford/Lake Mary

Find out what's going on around campus and what's new with Student Life's clubs and organizations in the brand-new SGA Newsletter!

Take the Challenge

  • Attend Student Government Association meetings.
  • Deal with student issues and concerns, plan activities, and budget money to campus clubs.
  • Get involved in campus life and state legislative issues.
  • Make new friends and have fun!


SGA will conduct meetings every Monday during the Fall and Spring terms. All meetings will take place in the Student Center, room C-110, unless otherwise specified. 

  • Business Meetings will be held every other Monday at 12:30 p.m., starting on Sept. 6.
  • Special Events and Issues Meetings featuring speakers on important collegewide issues will be held on the Mondays when Business Meetings are not taking place, starting Sept. 13.
Fall 2014 DatesSubjectLocation
Monday, Aug. 25 SGA Day Partnership Center Breezeway
Monday, Sept. 1 No meeting (Labor Day) N/A
Monday, Sept. 8 Business Meeting C-110A
Monday, Sept. 15 Special Event: Constitution Day (receive a copy of the U.S. Constitution and register to vote) Student Center Green
Monday, Sept. 22 Business Meeting (open forum with Dr. Geoffrey Fortunato, associate vice president of Student Services) C-110A
Monday, Sept. 29 Special Event (featuring a presentation on intramural sports) C-110A
Monday, Oct. 6 Business Meeting (featuring a presentation from the Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium) C-110A
Monday, Oct. 13 Special Event: Diversity Rocks C-110A
Monday, Oct. 20 Business Meeting C-110A
Monday, Oct. 27 Special Event: Career Services Presentation C-110A
Monday, Nov. 3 Business Meeting C-110A
Monday, Nov. 10 Special Event: Scholarship Availability Presentation C-110A
Monday, Nov. 17 Business Meeting C-110A
Monday, Nov. 24 Special Event: Disability Services Presentation C-110A

All Seminole State college-credit and career-program students are welcome to attend.

  • Mission: The purpose of SGA is to provide Seminole State students with a representative form of government. Acting in unison, SGA will promote, regulate and coordinate activities that may impact the entire College community, and that will help create a learning environment that increases the chances of student success inside and outside the classroom.
  • Membership: All college-credit and career-program students who are enrolled in courses at Seminole State are members of SGA. All activities and meetings sponsored by SGA are open to any Seminole State student.
  • Elected officers: The elected officers of SGA are the president, vice president and secretary/treasurer. The SGA president appoints committee chairs to conduct the Association's business. Appointments are made for the positions of student organizations chair, public relations chair, student services chair and diversity chair.
  • Elections: All Seminole State student are encouraged to participate in SGA elections on their campus. Elections for the 2015-16 academic year will take place on March 23-25, 2015.

If you have any questions, please email Mauricio Garcia or call him at 407.708.2678.

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