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Student Government Association

Every HSC Student is a member of the OUHSC Student Association.

The OUHSC Student Government Association (SGA) serves as the governing body for the OUHSC Student Association and includes the SGA Executive Board, SGA Executive Council and SGA Senate.  


SGA Goals:

Provide an effective means for all students to have a voice on the OU Health Sciences Center campus;

Promote fellowship, communication, and interaction of students from diverse backgrounds and professional disciplines;

Improve campus life through the creation of sustainable interdisciplinary student activities;

Provide opportunities for students to serve and positively impact the greater Oklahoma City community; 

Provide access to information, services, and programs to students of the OU Health Sciences Center.

OUHSC SGA Constitution
OUHSC SGA By-Laws

2019 - 2020 HSC Student Government Association Executive Board

SGA Exec Council | Lead with SGA!

SGA is looking to gather a great group of leaders for next year's Executive Council. If you know someone who would make a great addition as a member of the council for the 2019-2020 academic year or are interested in the position yourself, please fill out the application: https://ouhsc.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wEqVIWz3rrcHfT.
 

Big Event Chair
Coordinates the OUHSC’s official day of service. Works to establish an executive committee to coordinate volunteers and community sites. The event is typically scheduled the first or second week of April. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and multiple times in the spring leading to Big Event.

Diversity Chair
Works to coordinate a Unity in Healthcare in the fall and Diversity Day activities hosted by Multicultural Student Organizations in the spring. Both events bring the campus together to inform, celebrate, and highlight issues in healthcare concerning diversity. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and multiple times in the fall and spring leading to Unity in Healthcare and Diversity Day.

Parking/Student Hearing Liaison
Collaborates with the Director of Parking to be a part of the Appeals Committee and the Parking Advisory Committee. You will be the student voice for any parking and transportation needs! Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening, and Parking advisory committee and Appeals committee meetings held monthly.

Campus Housing Advisory Liaison
Serves as the resident liaison to bring awareness of resources through programmed events and activities to the University Village Apartments (UVA). Serve as primary communication person with UVA graduate assistant and apartment manager to address needs and interest. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening, and to be in frequent contact with the Director for University Village Apartments.

Health and Wellness Liaison
Works with Student Counseling Services and HSC Student Affairs to spread awareness and coordinate health and wellness events. Will also work with the Student Affairs Graduate Assistant to provide awareness of intramural sports events. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and to be in frequent contact with the HSC Student Affairs SGA Advisor.

Interdisciplinary Education Liaison
Works with the Office of Interdisciplinary Education Programs and HSC Student Affairs to help coordinate interdisciplinary volunteer, learning, and education activities.  Will also work with the Academic Programs Council to review curriculum changes throughout the University. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening, a monthly meeting with the Office of Interdisciplinary Education Programs, and a monthly lunch meeting with the Academic Programs Council.

Legislative Liaison
Collaborates with the HSC Student Affairs and the VP of External Affairs for OU Medicine Inc. to bring awareness of healthcare and education related legislation as well as a voter drive in the fall. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and to be in frequent contact with the HSC Student Affairs SGA Advisor and VP of External Affairs for OU Med Inc. 

All College Benefit Chair
The All College Benefit Night is the annual SGA sponsored awareness event for a community partner designated annually by the SGA Executive Council. Duties include developing, marketing, and coordinating an event to benefit a community partner. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and to be in frequent contact with the HSC Student Affairs SGA Advisor.

Sooner Safety Chair
Works directly with the Coordinator for Multicultural Student Services, to facilitate a safety awareness fair specific to students in the fall and Sooner Safety Week in the spring. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and multiple times with the HSC Student Affairs SGA Advisor and Coordinator for Multicultural Student Services leading up to events.

Blood Drive Chair
Works with each College's Blood Drive chair and the Oklahoma Blood Institute Liaison to coordinate campus wide blood drives each semester. Expected meeting times would be the Exec Meeting held once a month on a Wednesday evening and multiple times with the HSC Student Affairs SGA Advisor and leading up to events.

 

SGA Senate
 

  • What is SGA Senate?
    • The OUHSC Student Government Association (SGA) serves as the governing body for the OUHSC Student Association and includes the SGA Executive Board, SGA Executive Council and SGA Senate. The Senate is composed of elected Senators from each college who meet monthly to improve our campus and the student experience.
  • What will be my role as an SGA Senator?
    • A set number of senators are allocated based on enrollment. Senators ensure that all colleges have equal representation for business purposes. Senators will vote on various resolutions that may affect the entire HSC student body, and will work on projects throughout the year to better our campus (i.e. campus-wide initiatives, extracurricular activities, budget allocations, community service events, policy changes, etc.).
  • How can I get involved?
    • Each college holds elections for senators. Contact your College President to find out how to be represent your college.


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