Join SGA

SGA is the voice of the student body! Get involved to make your voice heard.

For new students (including first-year and transfer students), the Shipmates Program is a great way to learn about SGA and prepare for a future role in Student Government. Visit our Shipmates page for more information.

The ECU Student Government Association currently has openings for the Student Assembly. You can find information on the requirements and duties of these positions on our Position Description page. To fill a seat for a specific college, you must be a student of that college.

Representatives are needed for the following seats:

  • College of Education
  • College of Nursing
  • School of Dental Medicine
  • Graduate School
  • At-Large Representatives (open to all ECU students; not restricted by academic major or class standing)
  • Senior Class Representative (must be a member of the senior class

You can find the application on The Pirate Experience.

Student Government Association positions are elected from the ECU student body each February.Visit the SGA Elections page for more information about this process.

All students can get involved with SGA. Meetings are open to the public and accept public comments. If you have an idea, comment, or concern to share with SGA, send it to and it will get shared with the appropriate member for follow-up.