The Brookhaven Student Government Association is an elected and appointed group of students that is given the opportunity to represent the students of Brookhaven College, their issues and concerns.
The purpose of BSGA is to contribute to the college and its students in a variety of ways including, but not limited to, providing a channel for communication between the student body and the administration and faculty, ensure quality representation while encouraging participation from the study body, and serve as a primary voice for the needs of all students.
By becoming a member of BSGA, students have the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, gain a network of support, work with legislators and gain leadership and lobbying experience, learn conflict management techniques and become better public speakers among many other things.
The membership term begins on the first day of the fall semester and runs to the day prior to the beginning of the next fall term. Anyone meeting the following membership requirements may join at any time.
BSGA encourages its students to run for office as part of their membership. Candidates must meet all membership requirements without waiver, be enrolled in at least six credit hours, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 and be in good standing at Brookhaven College. The offices are as follow.