Use Your Voice, Get Involved!
Thank you for taking the time to visit the official website of your Nicholls State University Student Government Association. This site has been designed to keep you informed of the overall purpose, goals and activities of your Student Government Association. It is our desire to provide greater access to services, resources and information to improve the quality of life for ALL Nicholls community members.
Stay informed by checking your university e-mail accounts regularly! Notices about scholarship opportunities, upcoming events, job opportunities and university notices (i.e., school closures) are all distributed through your university e-mail account. Visit the SGA website often for updates about important issues.
Know Your Rights
The SGA Director of Student Rights and Grievances, Ethan Adams (985-448-4561) is available to assist students in resolving many problems encountered on campus, such as, academic, disciplinary and parking appeals.
Be sure to become familiar with the Code-of-Student-Conduct-Handbook which outlines procedures for filing academic, disciplinary, parking appeals and general grievances and the related appeals processes.
Exercise Your Rights
VOTE! Make it a point to vote in EVERY opportunity that comes your way! Cast your vote for Presidents, Mayors, Amendments, Homecoming Kings/Queens, Mascots…you get the picture!
The Student Government has openings on the Student Senate, Student Supreme Court and Election Commission. All offer great opportunities to represent fellow students. Detailed descriptions for each of these positions can be found in the SGA Constitution and Bylaws.
The SGA also sponsors events and programs aimed at getting students involved in their campus and community.
Increase Your Knowledge
Make good use of the library hours and individual study rooms located on the second floor of the library.
It is the commitment of the Student Government Association to serve as the voice of all students, promote school spirit and enhance of Nicholls State University. I look forward to seeing you around campus. Please feel free to contact Student Government at 985.448.4557.
Emma Bourgeois, SGA President
Freshman Senator Petition Deadline: August 30, 2019
Petitions available on SGA website under “FORMS” or in SGA Office.
The Nicholls Student Senate and Executive Board are made up of diversified students dedicated to serving, representing and unifying the student body of Nicholls. As a team, the mission is accomplished by exercising proper resource management, acting as the students’ voice and sponsoring projects and events that create a bond among the Nicholls community. To this end, we strive to create the best possible college experience for all students.
**Be an informed, proactive, and engaged student by learning more about the overall purpose, duties and general guidelines of the Nicholls Student Government Association by reviewing the documents which govern us.