SGA at Oviedo

Student Government Association Elections

View your candidates' profiles and join us for our "Meet the Candidates" event on Thursday, March 17, from noon 'till 2:00 p.m.out on the patio and at the library.

Make your voice heard! Vote on March 21 & 22

Check your SSC email for your electronic ballot.


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!


Oviedo Campus SGA meetings are held every Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. in room OVF-108. All Seminole State college-credit and career-program students are welcome to attend.

General Meeting Dates:

  • January 26
  • February 2
  • February 9
  • February 16
  • February 23
  • March 1
  • - March 15
  • March 29
  • April 5

What is SGA?

  • 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 2016-17 academic year will take place in March 2016.

Run For Office and Become an SGA Officer

  • Make a difference by taking on the challenge and lead.
  • Learn about the budgetary process.
  • Select your team.
  • Travel and represent your campus at conferences.
  • Learn about the issues affecting your campus and your college.
  • Make new friends and have fun!

S.G.A 2016-17 Elections - Important Dates

Listed below are the dates related to the elections: 

Date Event Time/Location
Mon. Feb. 8 SGA Candidates' Interest Meeting 12:30 pm OVF-108
Fri. Feb. 19 SGA Elections Applications Deadline Submit by 4:30 pm to the Student Life Office, OVF-108
Fri. Feb. 19 until Fri. Mar. 18 SGA Campaigning  
Thu. Feb. 25 Mandatory Candidate Orientation 10:00 am OVF 108
Thu. Mar. 17 Meet the SGA Candidates. Q and A Noon-2 pm Student Center
Mon.-Tue. Mar. 21-22 Elections on-line Check your SSC e-mail for the link to the elections ballot.
Wed. Mar. 23 Run-off Elections. If necessary  


If you have any questions, please email Sabrina Deshner or call 407.971.5033.

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Office: OVF-108

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