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 Student Government Association

Beverly Hicks
Director of Student Activities

The Student Government Association (SGA) provides a forum for the open exchange of views and ideas on matters of importance to students. The SGA defends students’ rights, advocates on behalf of students, and helps to formulate academic and institutional policies that affect students. It governs student clubs, groups and organizations and provides funding via its SGA annual budget allocation from the City Colleges of Chicago.  Finally, the SGA plans and sponsors social and cultural events throughout the academic year.   


The SGA is governed by the Guidelines for the Organization and Operation of Student Government Associations, Academic & Student Policy, and the Board Policies and Procedures for Management and Government.                

SGA Officers

SGA officers are students elected as representatives by the student body. Officers are advised by their appointed advisor and the Associate Dean of Student Development (or designee). SGA offers must maintain a minimum of 6 credit hours with a cumulative grade point average of 2.75. Elections for SGA officers and senators occur annually during the spring semester. The SGA offers a great opportunity for students to develop or enhance their leadership skills.               
Senators must maintain a minimum of 3 credit hours with a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or greater to remain eligible to serve.           

General Membership

Membership is open to students that are in good academic and social standing, with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0.        

Get Involved!

Your SGA officers encourage students to get involved. If you have ideas that can benefit students or concerns, please contact one of your SGA officers.                



Faculty & Staff

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​Beverly Hicks ​Director of Student Activities ​(773) 838-7937

Contact Information

(773) 838-7777
7500 S. Pulaski Rd.
Room 1401
Chicago , IL 60652
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Monday-Wednesday: 9am-5pm
Thursday: 9am-6pm
Friday: 9am-1pm

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