Student Representative to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Student Government Association is looking for students who are interested in serving as the student representative on the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The student representative serves to provide a student perspective on various issues related to higher education in Texas.
The student representative for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board or for the Advisory Committees will enjoy the same rights as the other members of the governing bodies, except the right to vote or to be counted toward a quorum for official business. Student representative positions are not paid; however, they may be reimbursed for expenses incurred during official business.
REQUIREMENTS FOR ELIGIBILITY:
Be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in a public institution of higher education in Texas
- If appointed, the student must maintain enrollment in a public institution of higher education in Texas during the full term of the appointment.
Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
- Must be in "good standing" with the University (as certified by the Registrar's Office)
- Maintain a state-wide perspective on higher education
Be willing to travel to attend regularly scheduled, called, and training meetings
- Serve a 1-year term beginning June 1, 2019, and ending May 31, 2020
Submit completed application by Friday, November 9 to the SGA.
Can also submit additional materials
Must be available for an interview
You can email your completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org or bring a hard copy to the SGA office.
Check out the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board website for additional information.