Application | Webster University


Spring 2019 Elections -

April 15-18, 2019

Positions that will be elected in Spring of 2019 for the 2019-2020 Academic year include Executive Board members and Academic Senators.  At-Large Senators are elected during the Fall. Please see the job descriptions for these positions below.

SGA positions that become available in the middle of the academic year are filled by appointment of the SGA President or an election at a regularly scheduled SGA meeting. To apply for mid-year positions, submit a completed Application for Candidacy by the Monday prior to the SGA meeting at which a vote will take place.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Students pursuing an elected position must be a currently enrolled in good standing academic, judicial and financial standing with Webster University. To run for or hold a position in the Student Government Association students must have
  • Job Duties for Officer and Senator positions are listed in Article V of the SGA Constitution and the posted job descriptions.
  • Candidates must abide by Campaign Rules.  
  • To be listed on the ballot candidates must return the Candidate Contract to the Elections Commissioner no later than 5:00pm on Thursday, April 4.  Contract will be sent to candidates upon verification of eligibility.
  • Candidate information will be shared with The Journal and on the SGA website.
  • In addition to weekly meetings on Tuesdays from 3pm-5pm, Officers and Senators are required to attend any mandated SGA training sessions or retreats, Delegates Agenda presentations in Fall and Spring semesters, maintain regular office hours during the semester, and attend University-wide and SGA meetings for the committees to which they are appointed.