YOUR VOICE ON CAMPUS!
The Student Government Association (SGA) serves as a liaison between the university administration and students and plays an active role in planning and coordinating student activities. Students have a voice in the governance of the university through the Student Government Association. The SGA is recognized as the official representative voice of the student body at the American University in Dubai. So let your voice be heard!
- The primary commitment of the SGA is to provide responsible and equitable student leadership to AUD's diverse, multicultural student body.
- Its secondary commitment is to provide the students with an opportunity to integrate and unite as a student community.
The SGA responsibilities include: supporting the Coordinator of Student Activities in the running of the campus activities, assuming financial responsibility for SGA funds and financial records, running the SGA Bookstore, and striving to uphold and promote the AUD Honor Code.
Some SGA activities include: conducting the SGA Annual Forum
which provides the students and administration with a platform to communicate, is the outcome of campus wide surveys administrated by the SGA, that inquire about concerns, requirements and opinions of the student body. Hosting and organizing events such as International Night that celebrates the melting pot of cultures that is AUD and the annual Desert Safari that gives students an opportunity to unwind and enjoy local culture. Elections are held every spring term and officers serve one full year. In addition to the elected officers, three members-at-large are appointed by the newly elected officers upon the receipt and review of applications. These members serve on a term-by-term basis. All students are eligible for membership.
SGA Executive board 2016-2017
The SGA is composed of executive and representative members. Specialized committees are created to focus on particular tasks and operations. Regularly scheduled meetings are held throughout the academic year.
|Public Relations Officer
||Dina Farag Hanna
|Official SGA Member - Photographer