Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Become a Member

Why should you join Student Government?

  • Because you can...
  • serve on college-wide committees alongside faculty & staff.
  • represent the student body to the SVCC administration.
  • assist with planning and organizing campus-wide activities.
  • assist with community service projects.
  • assist with the recognition process for new student organizations.
  • assist with allocating money to existing and new student organizations.
  • gain valuable leadership experience.
  • hone your problem solving, decision making, presentation and communications skills.
  • make new and lasting friendships!!

What are the Minimum Qualifications

Student Senator

  • Anyone who is regularly enrolled and who has a minimum G.P.A. of 2.0 (as determined by the Office of Admissions, Records and Placement) may be a member of Student Government.
  • Members must be able to attend all meetings held every other Wednesday at Noon (during the activity hour).
  • Members must be willing to learn and follow parliamentary procedure during meetings.

Officers

  • Officers (President, Vice President, Treasurer/Public Relations & Secretary, Student Trustee) must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours, have a cumulative 2.5 G.P.A. and be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours each semester during term of office.
  • The Student Trustee must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours, have a cumulative 3.0 G.P.A. and be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours each semester during term of office.

Members

  • All members must be willing to learn and have a GREAT time!!