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Students are the driving force behind each of our nine universities. Please see the information below about resources and initiatives that will enhance the student experience.

Pictured from left: Southeastern Louisiana University SGA President Seth Leto, Louisiana Tech SGA President Ben Rice, ULM SGA President Bryce Bordelon, UNO SGA President Nigel Watkins, Grambling SGA President Adarian Williams, McNeese State SGA President Ryan Robledo, UL Lafayette SGA President Mary McMahon, Nicholls SGA President Tommy Thibodeaux, Northwestern SGA President Tre Nelson (not pictured).

Student Advisory Council (SAC)

This is an officially-recognized advisory council to the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System. Consisting of the Student Government presidents from the System’s nine universities, SAC provides an important link between the needs of the students on the campuses and the goals of the System. The Council members receive input, such as suggestions for improvements, from the students at each of the individual universities and share these inputs among the group. The System's student Board member acts as the Council’s spokesperson to the Board of Supervisors.

Meet the 2017-18 SAC Officers

An officially-recognized advisory council to the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System.

Adarian Williams

Grambling, Board of Regents Student Member

Major: Liberal arts with a concentration in vocal music
Classification: Junior
Hometown: Ruston, LA
What I love about Grambling: COMING SOON

Ben Rice

Louisiana Tech, ULS Student Board Member

Major: English literature with minors in Spanish and economics
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Carrollton, TX
What I love about Tech: I love Louisiana Tech because of how genuine and caring our students are for the wellbeing of the other students around them. The ’Tech Family’ really is a way of life on our campus and in the City of Ruston.

Bryce Bordelon

UL Monroe, SGA President

Major: Construction management
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Leesville, LA
What I love about ULM: COMING SOON

Mary McMahon

UL Lafayette, COSPB Parliamentarian

Major: Speech-language pathology and audiology
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Houma, LA
What I love about UL Lafayette: I love UL Lafayette because it has welcomed me with open arms and has given me a second home within the Ragin’ Cajun family. This university has not only prepared me for life after graduation, but it has also continually encouraged me to better myself each and every day.

Nigel Watkins

UNO, SGA President

Major: Naval architecture & Marine engineering
Classification: Junior
Hometown: Canada
What I love about UNO: I love The University of New Orleans for the all opportunities and experiences that come along with going to school there. Having a close on campus community while being in to a city where there’s always something to do, I couldn’t imagine going to school anywhere else.

Tre Nelson

Northwestern, SAC Vice Chair

Major: Liberal arts with a concentration in politics, philosophy, and economics
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Baton Rouge, LA
What I love about Northwestern: I love Northwestern State University because being a member of the demon family lets me know that I truly have a home away from home. Every leader of this campus works to assure that the students have the best student experience possible while actively working to complete their degree works. I am a proud member of Northwestern State University and am honored to represent the campus as the President of the Student Government Association.

Ryan Robledo

McNeese, SGA President

Seth Leto

Southeastern, SAC Service Learning/Civic Engagement Coordinator

Major: Political science
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Amite, LA
What I love about Southeastern: I love Southeastern because it is a family! When I’m on campus I feel at home!

Tommy Thibodeaux

Nicholls, SAC Chair

Major: Marketing/Professional Sales
Classification: Senior
Hometown: Thibodeaux, LA
What I love about Nicholls: The thing I love most about Nicholls is the fact that It has provided me with more than just a way to further my education, it has allowed me to grow into the leader I am today.

Student Resources

AT&T First Generation Scholarship

AT&T First Generation Scholarship deadline is Saturday, September 30, 2017.

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TOPS and Financial Aid Resources

Do you have questions about TOPS and Financial Aid? Visit our friends at the Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance to help better plan your college career.

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Interested in taking classes online?

University of Louisiana System schools offer the most online degree programs in the state. Find the program that fits your needs.

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For Future Students

Want to transfer from a community college? In addition to discipline-specific 2+2 program partnerships between our universities and Louisiana's community colleges, UL System schools participate in the state's Transfer Degree Guarantee.

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Study Abroad Programs

Students participating in study abroad programs earn credit at their home institution, just as if they were taking courses there. Grades earned are computed as part of the student’s official GPA. Find a program that’s right for you!

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Hazing Policy

You could be the difference in preventing future hazing incidents. You may anonymously report the incident using the form below or click the link to your institution’s hazing policy.

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