Spring 2024 SGA General Election Announcement

TUSCALOOSA — January 19, 2024

The Spring 2024 SGA General Election is scheduled for Tuesday, February 27, 2024. Available positions on the ballot include the Executive Council and Senators for each respective degreeawarding college/school. Voting will be open on myBama from 7:00am – 7:00pm CST on the day of the scheduled election. Additional information regarding the election timeline will be shared on SGA Elections.

The available Executive Council positions include President, Executive Vice President, Vice President for Student Affairs, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Financial Affairs, Vice President for External Affairs, Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and Executive Secretary. The apportionment of seats for the 29th Senate approved by the Student Government Association is as follows:

  • Capstone College of Nursing – 3 seats
  • College of Arts & Sciences – 10 seats
  • College of Communication & Information Sciences – 3 seats
  • College of Education – 2 seats
  • College of Engineering – 6 seats
  • College of Human Environmental Sciences – 3 seats
  • Culverhouse College of Business – 12 seats
  • Graduate School – 7 seats
  • School of Law – 2 seats
  • School of Social Work – 2 seats

Optional Candidate Informational Meetings will be offered this year via Zoom at 6:15 p.m. CST on January 23 and 7:30 p.m. CST on January 24 for students that want to learn more about UA’s Student Government Association, the positions on the ballot, and the election process. The application process for the Student Judicial Board will also be explained. Students interested in running for an elected SGA position should be aware that the Candidacy Filing Period is set for January 30 – February 4, 2024, and that the deadline to submit the Application & Statement of Candidacy is 11:59 p.m. CST on Sunday, February 4, 2024. Once a student submits their application, they along with their campaign manager, will receive an email with instructions to register for one of the Mandatory Orientation Meeting for Candidates and Campaign Managers offered virtually February 5-9, 2024. The orientation sessions will cover the election timeline, candidacy requirements, and the election guidelines, of which include campaign regulations and expectations of certified candidates and campaign teams. For more information, including links to the Optional Candidate Informational Meetings, please visit SGA Elections. Please contact Scott Sonnier, Chair of the Student Elections Board, at sgaelections@ua.edu for inquiries regarding the Spring 2024 SGA Election.

Spring 2024 SGA General Election Timeline (PDF)
Spring 2024 SGA General Election Announcement (PDF)
SGA Act A 01 24 (PDF)