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Student Government

Each year WSSU students elect members of the Student Government Association (SGA).

Campaign General Guidelines

SGA Advisor: 

Orlando Mitchell, Assistant Director, Greek Life and Special Programs, mitchellor@wssu.edu 

SGA Purpose, Mission & Vision

SGA Royal Court

The Royal Court seeks to uphold the vision of Winston-Salem State University as ambassadors for the institution by uplifting and empowering the campus and surrounding communities through service, outreach and programming.

Every year during Homecoming Week there is a night of pageantry when the new Miss and Mister WSSU are crowned. Campus royalty and their royal court serve as ambassadors for SGA and for the university as a whole.

Royal Court Advisor: Orlando Mitchell - mitchellor@wssu.edu

Student Senate

SGA Members Are Charged With:

  • Gathering and expressing student opinions
  • Representing student views
  • Addressing student concerns
  • Keeping students informed about information that impacts their undergraduate experience
  • Governing Student Senate
  • Equitably distributing student grant funds
  • Working with other student groups to program college-wide events designed to foster cohesiveness within the entire university community