The Student Body President is elected in the spring to represent more than 68,000 students for the following academic year. The President serves as the only student member on the UCF Board of Trustees. The President is the CEO of the UCF Student Government and is responsible for the allocation of the almost 20.4 million dollar Activity and Service Fee Budget. The President is advised by 16 Executive Cabinet members on matters of policy, and oversees various University departments and agencies.
The Student Body Vice President is elected in the spring alongside the Student Body President to serve for the following academic year. The Vice President and President work collaboratively in achieving the Platform goals they have set to accomplish. The Vice President sits on various committees appointed by the Student Body and university president. The Vice President is the chair of the Agency and Department Strategic Planning Board to oversee all organizations, agencies, and departments at the university level. The Vice President’s role is to manage the internal operations of the Executive cabinet.
The Chief of Staff works directly with the President and supports special projects. This role also oversees the Division of Community Affairs and serves as a facilitator for the Director of Community Affairs and the Director of Communications. This includes advising, as well as playing an essential role in decision making for the Executive Cabinet. Lastly, the EDA serves alongside its operations counterpart, the EDO, who is the mirror position working with the Vice President.
The Deputy Chief of Staff works directly with the Vice-President and supports special projects. This includes advising, as well as playing an essential role in decision making. The DCoS oversees the Division of Student Affairs and all the Coordinators in the Division of Communications. The DCoS also has the responsibility of overseeing all student affairs. Lastly, the DCoS serves an operations role over the cabinet alongside the EDA.
The Attorney General shall be the Legal advisor to the president and shall hand down opinions on the constitution, statutes, and rights and responsibilities to any member of the student body upon request. It shall be the responsibility of the attorney general to undertake statutory revisions. The Attorney General is also responsible for advising students appearing before the SG judicial council, office of student conduct, or any other university sanctioned board.
The Comptroller serves as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Student Senate and of Student Government in general, heading the $20.4 million budget paid by students through the Activity and Service Fee. The Comptroller acts as a liaison between student government and entities receiving funds, including student organizations and SG agencies. The Comptroller is responsible to the student body, the student senate, and student body senate, and for accurate and up to date maintenance of records and transactions made.
The Director of Student Affairs is responsible for the management of the Division of Student Affairs. The Director serves as an advocate of students’ rights and privileges at the University of Central Florida. The Director works with the police department, UCF administrators, and the Office of Student Conduct to advocate for the rights of students and student organizations. They also oversee the Student Government Leadership Council as the ELC Mentorship Program Coordinator. The Director is also a liaison to Veterans Academic Resource Center (VARC), Student Associability Services (SAS), and Graduate Student Association (GSA).
The Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator shall be in charge of promoting campus diversity and inclusion, interfaith relations, and mental health. This position will work closely with the Multicultural Student Center and serve as an advisor and a liaison. The Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator will also work with multicultural student organizations and Campus Faiths and Ministries to promote equity and acceptance within the university community. This person will also be required to host diversity education events throughout the year.
The Academic Affairs Coordinator shall be Student Government’s link to UCF’s academic colleges and academic programs. This position is responsible for completing objectives pertaining to academic services offered by the university and executing academic programming offered by Student Government. This position will continuously monitor all colleges of the university to determine how SG can help academic programs offered to students. They will also oversee the Student Government Leadership Council as the ELC Mentorship Program Coordinator and is required to attend all UCF summer orientations to provide information regarding Student Government to incoming students.
This position shall be responsible for the implementation of environmental awareness programming on campus as well as working with campus entities and organizations to increase their environmental awareness. The Sustainability & Innovation Coordinator will also work with campus entities, such as the Student Union, the Recreation and Wellness Center, Wellness & Health Promotion Services, and the Health Center to develop more sustainable alternatives and practices to work towards achieving a healthier campus environment. The position will also oversee
research, technological improvements, and advancements at the university. This position will also research other methods for creating a more sustainable campus and promoting student wellness.
The Safety & Transportation Coordinator shall be Student Government liaison with Parking & Transportation Services, and A&SF funded facilities. This position will focus on advocating for students in all matters related to facilities and transportation. The Safety & Transportation Coordinator will be responsible for improvements in areas such as shuttle services, facilities, operations, etc. This position will also be a voting member of the University Parking & Transportation Advisory Committee. Additionally, this position will work towards making UCF a safer campus for our students. This will include, but will not be limited to, working with UCF Police Department and other entities on campus.
The Athletics Coordinator shall be responsible for working closely with UCF Athletics to continue partnerships and create relationships with traditions-based agencies, the Alumni Association, and University Administration. This position will be responsible for planning/executing all of the SG Tailgates and all Student Government programming at athletic events.
The Governmental Affairs Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that the lobbying concerns of the student body are being addressed at the university, local, state, and federal levels. The position will organize visits to the State Capital, such as SG’s annual Day at the Capitol event, and local representatives at Day at City Hall, to voice the concerns of the student body. This position will be in charge of hosting events in conjunction with political action groups that bring local, state, and national leaders to UCF to educate the student body on prominent issues.
The Director of Communications & Outreach shall be responsible for the management of the Division of Communications & Outreach. This Director shall be responsible for creating and executing a communication plan geared at advertising and educating students about SG events and services as well as focusing on student outreach and engagement. The Director of Communications & Outreach shall be responsible for the public perception of Student Government and will be required to build relationships with campus and local media to ensure the proper dissemination of information from Student Government to the students and local community. The Director will also be responsible for student outreach efforts across campus through the means of tabling, organization and classroom visits, as well as various workshops hosted by the Office of Student Involvement. The Director shall also serve as the Webmaster of the Student Government website. This position will collaborate with other Student Government branches as needed for joint ventures.
The Graphic Design Coordinator will create graphics and promotional materials for Student Government, as well as Registered Student Organizations. This position will assist other Cabinet members with creative ventures.
The Graphic Design Assistant will assist the Graphic Design Coordinator in creating graphics and promotional materials for Student Government, as well as Registered Student Organizations. This position will assist other Cabinet members with creative ventures.
The Visual Media Coordinator will be responsible for creating videos and other content for the SG Communications & Outreach Division. This coordinator is responsible for working with the Director to create outreach plans and partnerships with Registered Student Organizations and the Office of Student Involvement and create visual media for those groups.