Southeast Missouri State University student publication

SGA approves new budget for this fiscal year

Friday, September 24, 2021
Graphic by Ally Bruemmer

In their second meeting of the year, the Southeast Student Government Association (SGA) approved their budget on Sept. 20.

The budget for this year is $677,652.92.

Student Representative to the Faculty Senate Allison Lauter informed the Senate 22 new scholarships were made available in the 2021 fiscal year.

Adviser Michele Irby announced that student organizations that have not been previously approved by SGA are required to go to an Organization Registration Information Session. The next and last session is Monday, Sept. 27, at 5 p.m. It will be hosted on Zoom at

Vaccination incentives are available for SGA-approved student organizations. The goal is to encourage members of the organizations to get vaccinated and reach 70% vaccination within their groups.

Faculty Representative to Student Government Dr. David Yaskewich discussed the faculty vaccination rates. The current faculty vaccination rate is 41%.

Minutes and agendas for SGA Senate meetings can be found on their webpage, and the Arrow streams every SGA Senate meeting Mondays at 8 p.m. on Facebook Live.