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There are countless ways to get involved with Student Government. Check back here frequently to see positions that may become available throughout the school year.

Applications will be posted here as soon as they become available. If they are not yet available, feel free to contact the appropriate SG member to learn more about the position.
Freshman Leadership Council
Fall 2015 Meeting Time: TBD
Fall 2015 Open Positions: 20 Open Seats
Fall 2015 Application: Available Aug. 28 at 12 p.m. to Sept. 11 at 5 p.m.
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Members of the Freshman Leadership Council gain hands-on experience in completing projects and initiatives to enhance student life on campus. They are also paired with an older SG member as a mentor. FLC members regularly meet with campus administrators and other members of SG to complete their projects.

Contact: Ishtpreet Singh (Vice President), i.singh@umiami.edu
Senate
Fall 2015 Meeting Time: Wednesday, 4:30 p.m.*
Fall 2015 Open Positions: 27 Fall Senate Seats (to be elected), 2 Unoccupied Spring Senate Seats (to be appointed by interview). See the Senate page for more details.
Fall 2015 Application: Available Aug. 31 at 9 a.m. to Sept. 14 at 9 a.m.
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*All Senators must join at least one committee, which meets once a week at the following times:
  • Academic Affairs: Monday, 3:30 p.m.
  • University Affairs: Tuesday, 5 p.m.
  • Public Relations: Tuesday, 3:30 p.m.
  • Policy & Finance: Monday, 8 p.m.

The Senate passes legislation presented by students and members of Student Government. Senate consists of four committees that initiate projects and legislation. The four committees are University Affairs, Academic Affairs, Policy and Finance, and Public Relations. All Senators are responsible for attending one committee meeting each week in addition to the weekly Senate meeting.

Contact: Jeffrey Sznapstajler (Speaker of the Senate), j.sznapstajler@umiami.edu and Ivann Anderson (Speaker Pro Tempore), i.anderson2@umiami.edu
Elections Commission
Fall 2015 Meeting Time: TBD
Fall 2015 Open Positions: 3-13 Commissioners
Fall 2015 Application: Available Aug. 28 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 11 at 5 p.m.
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The Elections Commission coordinates all aspects of SG elections in the fall and spring. It also enforces elections codes and presents violations to the Court.

Contact: Aqeel Khanani (Elections Commission Chair), a.khanani@umiami.edu
Open Meetings
The following Student Government meetings are open to all students:
  • Category 5: Monday, 8 p.m. at the Shalala Student Center Iron Arrow Room
  • Senate: Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. at the Shalala Student Center Senate Room