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 2021-2022 Senator Applications now open!

Position Applying For
Grade Classification
I authorize Austin Peay State University (Student Affairs Office) to provide the APSU Student Government Association Election Board with verification of my eligibility for this office, including major/college membership, enrollment status, credits earned, grade point average and disciplinary standing. I have read, understand and will abide by the Campaign Rules in the SGA Electoral Act. I further understand that I may be held responsible for ALL campaigning done in support of my candidacy. And, I agree to attend ONE of the mandatory Candidate Orientations. If I can not attend the Orientation and do not attempt to reschedule, I realize that I will be disqualified from the election process.
  • 2.75 cumulative GPA as calculated by the Office of the Registrar (or cumulative high school GPA)
  • Full time student status (Enrolled for at least 12 credit hours and must maintain full-time enrollment status while in office)
  • Good standing with the University and no formal disciplinary record
  • Research and advocate for student perspectives on campus matters
  • Attend all SGA Senate meetings on Wednesdays from 5:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Participate in SGA programming and events
  • May be assigned to, and must thereafter participate in, committees deemed necessary by the SGA
  • Submit one piece of legislation per semester to the Senate for consideration
  • Meet and work with the best and brightest at Austin Peay
  • Represent the “students’ voice” on campus issues
  • Gain valuable leadership experience
  • Network with faculty, staff, and administration
  • Be involved in programming campus wide events
  • Truly influence change and improvement for the benefit of APSU students

To be eligible for the 2021 Spring Elections, all candidates must have submitted a completed application (by the deadline) and attend ONE Candidate Orientation. Candidates will not be eligible to run for office unless they have attended Candidate Orientation. If class prevents you from attending one of these two orientations, please contact Nathan Toothman, Chief Justice at sgacj@apsu.edu .

  • The deadline to apply is Friday, August 27th.
  • Candidate Orientation will be held the first week of September.
  • Elections will be held September 7-9th.