Student Government Association

Florida International University’s Student Government Association was established in 1973 and since its inception has continued to strive for excellence on behalf of all Panthers. In order to better represent all students, FIU SGA represents the interests of students at the Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Biscayne Bay Campus, Engineering Center, and FIU at I-75. In coherence with the idea of checks and balances, SGA is divided into the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches.

Together, SGA exists to represent students and act in their best interests on academic, extracurricular and social issues. Throughout the year, our advocacy efforts extend further than the perimeter of our campus, engaging local, state, and federal officials to help us accomplish our goals.

The Student Government Association is open and hosting a limited amount of meetings. Please follow the SGA Instagrams: @fiusga for any updates regarding virtual meetings, in person events, and other information.  Give us a follow! We will get back to you as soon as possible!

Contact

SGA MMC
GC 230
305-348-2121
sgammc@fiu.edu

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 7 pm


SGA BBC
WUC 353
305-919-5680
Fax: 305-919-4060
sgabbc@fiu.edu

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 5 pm


Council Staff

Dr. Michelle Castro
Associate Director
mimcast@fiu.edu

Larissa (Adames) James
Assistant Director
ladames@fiu.edu

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