Student Government

Student Government

 

The Student Government represents the entire student body and liaises between the students and the University management.

Yara Hattab - President 

Tarun Yenna - Vice President 

 

Student Government 2014 Applications

Getting involved is one of the best ways to enrich your university experience. Student Government is a growing and legitimate governing body here at RIT Dubai that enhances student life experience whether it is on or off campus. If interested in applying to Student Government, below are the following details that may be helpful in the process.

SG Applications have been extended due to the fact that freshmen were not added to RIT Undergrad e-mail last week and therefore were not notified of the process.

However, interviews for those that applied last week will commence this week. Confirmation e-mails will be sent out this week. 

New Deadline for applicants has been extended to Wednesday, September 17th 2014. 

STRUCTURE:

 

DEADLINES:

Release of Applications: Thursday September 4th 2014. You can collect them at the Front Reception Desk on the first floor.

Deadline of Applications: Wednesday September 10th 2014. Please return application and required documents to the Front Reception Desk on the first floor.

To confirm the application has been received, an e-mail will be sent out on Thursday September 11th 2014. 

 

For Elected Positions: CAMPAIGNING will be from Sunday September 13th to Wednesday September 17th 2014.

For Appointed Positions: INTERVIEWING will be from Sunday September 13th to Wednesday September 17th 2014.

Voting Day for Elections: Wednesday September 17th 2014.

 

Results for SG positions will be announced on Thursday September 18th 2014

 

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS:

Ø  Must be a full-time student

Ø  Must be graduating in time

Ø  Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0

Ø  Not on academic probation

 

Elected Versus Appointed Positions: 

 

> All positions are appointed by Student Government and Student Services, except for Academic Representatives, in which those are elected. 

 

NOTE: Freshmen cannot apply to the following positions:

 

- Resident Advisors

- Academic Representatives

- Career Officer

 

NOTE: Freshmen cannot apply to the following positions and they do not require CGPA approval from Academic Advisors as they have no academic standing yet at RIT Dubai.