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Phone: (816) 271-4164

Blum Union 217
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions


Election Dates: February 26-27


Are you interested in advocating for your fellow Griffons? Are you dedicated to do being the voice for Missouri Western students? Apply to be the next Student Body President/Vice President or a SenatorCandidate applications for the 2020 election are now closed. 

Candidates can run their election campaigns February 21-27. Please review the Election and Campaigning Rules.pdf.

Election Grievance Form

Becoming a Senator

To be elected a student has to be a full time student and have a 2.25 cumulative grade point average. When not election time a student can attend three SGA meetings and if not all 20 senate seats are filled they can be voted in by the senate. If all seats are filled they can become an Associate Senator after attending three meetings.

Become a Candidate

SGA President and Vice President

Candidates must have attended Missouri Western for at least two full semesters prior to the semester in which the election is held. He/she must have a 3.0 G.P.A. and plan to enroll as a full-time student during his/her term of office.
Become a Candidate

Paid Officer Positions

There are many paid director positions that need dedicated, qualified and energetic students to apply. These directors work together with the presidential administration to see that the resources submitted by the student body to the University and its student government are well looked after and appropriately applied.

  • Applications are due April 1.
  • Interviews will be conducted April 8-12.
  • New officer training will begin April 15.

If you would like more information, feel free to stop by the SGA office in Blum 217, or email sga@missouriwestern.edu.