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, Peyton Chiasson (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 (specifically pages 10-26 & 36) which outlines procedures for filing academic, disciplinary, parking appeals and general grievances and the related appeals processes.
The services of Attorney Andrew Wise are available to all students (by appointment) for FREE legal advice and notary services. Attorney Wise is available on scheduled days throughout the year. Click here for the schedule.
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.
Questions or Concerns about Campus??
January 13, 2017 at 1:18 pmSPRING ONLINE ELECTIONS - MARCH 12 to 15, 2017
DEADLINE: Tuesday, February 21 by 4:30 p.m. to the SGA office:
Petitions to run for STUDENT GOVERNMENT President, Vice President & Senators and STUDENT PROGRAMMING President & Vice President.
DEADLINE: Thursday, March 2 by 4:30 p.m. to the SGA office:
Nominations for Mr. & Ms. Nicholls Honor Co-Curricular forms are required for this election!!!
Qualifications for Mr. & Ms. Nicholls Honors: Nominee must be carrying at least 7 hours or more, have completed 85 semester hours at the end of the Fall semester, and have a 2.5 overall average. Graduate students meeting qualifications are eligible.
Nomination packets and Petitions are available in the SGA & SPA offices!!!