Student Government elections take place once each academic year to elect the Student Body Presidents and Vice Presidents, as well as Senators representing their respective Colleges within FIU. The Election process takes place every year on both at MMC and BBC.

All officials elected serve for a one-year term, except for the position of Chief Justice that serves for two consecutive years. Voting takes place for two days at various polling locations on campus. If you have any questions regarding elections, you can contact the Elections Coordinator or Commissioner in the SGA office at GC 211 or WUC 301.

To qualify to run in the elections, a student must fill out the appropriate forms with the Elections Coordinator.

MMC Elections Board

SGA Seal SGA Seal SGA Seal SGA Seal
Deputy Commissioner
Board Member
Board Member
SGA Seal SGA Seal SGA Seal
Board Member
Board Member
Board Member
  • Candidate Requirements
    • Be a student at FIU or be admitted to begin coursework at FIU during the summer or fall 2018 terms.
    • Register (or be registered) to take no less than 6 credit hours during the fall 2018 term.
    • Register (or be registered) to take at least half of course load at MMC or BBC to join its SGA branch.
    • MMC Requirement: Must be available every Monday (Senate) at 4 p.m. to attend mandatory senate meetings. President, Vice President, and Comptroller Candidates must be available every Wednesday at 4 p.m. to attend cabinet meetings. 
    • BBC Requirement: Must be available every Monday (Senate) or Wednesday (Cabinet) at 3:30 p.m. to attend mandatory senate, executive cabinet, and general meetings (Last Wednesday of the month).
  • Application Process Instructions


    1. Fill out the electronic form below and attach your resume. 
    2. You will be informed when your candidate form is approved
    3. Attend an Informational Session



    1. Fill out the electronic form below and attach your resume
    2. After turning in your SGA qualification verification, someone from the SGA office will be in contact with you soon!



Student scholars offer solutions on Latin America, Caribbean to federal and congressional decision makers

The Future of the Latin America Fly-In students meet with Eliot Pedrosa ’95, U.S. Alternate [...]

5 questions with the SGA president at BBC

Born in Miami to Haitian parents, Jefferson Noel is the current student body president at Biscayne Bay Campus. He is […]

FIU debuts East Coast’s first reflexology path at a public institution

The Biscayne Bay Campus community recently celebrated the unveiling of its very own reflexology path—the first of its kind at [&#8 [...]

Students raise $100,000 for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Spearheaded by the Center for Leadership and Service, Roarthon is an FIU tradition that is dear to the hearts of […]

Get to know the new SGA presidents

While it’s graduation season for some, it’s a new beginning for others at FIU. Settling in as the student body’s […]

FIU designated ‘Voter-Friendly Campus’

FIU was recently named one of 83 campuses – and one of just six schools in Florida – designated as […]

Students recognized at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 6, more than 40 finalists competed for 15 awards, varying from service and spirit to leadership and […]

Going green with new solar tables near Graham Center

Walk past the Graham Center building’s entrance near Primera Casa, and you’ll see a new eco-friendly feature ready to use: […]

Students hone career skills during D.C. visit

After a historic election week in Washington, D.C., 20 FIU student leaders took to the skies to attend FIU in […]

Register to vote at student government sponsored events

The Florida voter registration deadline has been extended to Oct. 18 The Fall courseload demands great attention and focus. But one […]


GC 230

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 7 pm

WUC 301
Fax: 305-919-4060

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 5 pm