Student Government

How to Join

There are a few ways to get involved with SG at USF St. Pete! Some of our positions are appointed, while others are elected.

Elected Positions:

  • Campus Governor
  • Campus Lt. Governor
  • Campus Council (9 Seats for St. Pete Campus)
  • Senate (5 Seats for St. Pete Campus)

Elections typically occur 2 times a year. Applications usually open within the first few weeks of the term. Students interested in these roles are encouraged to campaign to bring awareness to their candidacy and interest in the role.

To learn more about the elections process for #OneUSF, please visit: Student Government Elections (

Appointed Positions:

  • Chief of Staff
  • Deputy Financial Officer
  • Coordinator of Events
  • Coordinator of Marketing
  • Coordinator of Graphic Design
  • Sustainability Coordinator
  • Student Legal Advocate
  • Deputy Supervisor of Elections

These positions are typically posted via Handshake, USF job posting board over the summer prior to a new academic year. However, some vacancies may occur throughout the academic year.  To be eligible, you must be enrolled in USF courses and be in good standing with the University. These positions are interviewed by fellow students, and then go through a confirmation process.