Student Government makes a difference at Austin Peay.
Whether it is a service project, student body advocacy or a campus safety upgrade, Austin Peay's SGA is one of the most visible and tangible ways students can get involved at the University.
Students from all six colleges and five classifications are welcome to run for any of the open Senate seats to better represent their constituents.
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The Student Government Association serves as the voice of the student body. Comprised of the Legislative, Judicial, and Executive Branches, SGA meets weekly during the fall and spring semesters to address the needs and concerns of the students. Additionally, SGA conducts campus-wide events which brings together students, faculty, staff and community members to promote school spirit and provide community service for members of the greater Clarksville community.
SGA Service projects and events
The Big Event promotes campus and community unity as students come together for one day to express their gratitude for the support from the surrounding community. The Big event offers students the opportunity to gain valuable community service hours, while submerged in a healthy safe environment. This initiative allows student to serve and give back to the surround Clarksville community.
G.H.O.S.T., or "Greater Halloween Options for Safe Trick-or-Treating," is a longstanding tradition at APSU, sponsored by Student Government Association. Although it was originally intended for the children of APSU students, faculty, and staff, G.H.O.S.T. has expanded to welcome families from the local community. APSU clubs and organizations, as well as groups from the community, dress up, hand out candy, and play games with children from Clarksville and the surrounding area.