Speaker and Associate Speaker Election

By sgatech | April 25, 2024 |

On April 17th, 2024, the election for Speaker and Associate Speaker was held in senate. Congratulations to Michel Flanagan as the Speaker-elect and Melena Amoratis as Associate Speaker-elect!

Student Consultation Survey!

By sgatech | April 25, 2024 |

The SGA is currently considering an intiative which aims at promoting more inclusive restroom facilities on the UMass Amherst Campus. If enacted, this initiative would propose a formal policy recommendation to administration to begin work, along side a working group with student representation, to promote gender-inclusive restroom facilities.   We request that you please take…

Committee Chair Applications for 2024-2025!

By sgatech | April 20, 2024 |

Applications for 2024-2025 Committee Chair are now open! For more information view the document below. Additionally, if you would like to talk to a current Chair to find out more information, please feel free to contact them in the Contact Us page, and they would be happy to meet with you! View Applications

Recent/Upcoming Events

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Multicultural Night

12/8/2023 at 6pm in Campus Center Auditorium

Multicultural Night is the flagship event at UMass Amherst for fostering cross-cultural connections and celebrating diversity. This event, open to the entire UMass community, including alumni, provides participants with the opportunity to share their cultural experiences, practices, and traditions with one another. We offer a wide array of cultural foods served by our dining services, allowing attendees to savor the richness of cultural diversity within our highly varied student population. We plan for more than five different cultural performances, such as cultural dance groups, poets, and singers.


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Holiday Party

12/6/2023 after Senate (timing is typically 6:30pm-8pm) in Student Union 305 (SGA office)

Come join us for a Holiday Party hosted by the SGA! Snacks, food and drinks will all be provided as well as a great time to meet people and have fun. Bring yourself, bring your friends, and bring your friend's friends! The only thing we ask is come in your comfiest holiday pajamas, ugly sweaters or traditional clothing and BE PREPARED TO HAVE FUN!


Diversity Round Table Discussion

12/2/2023 at 2pm in Student Union 305 (SGA office)

The Secretary of Diversity opens his doors and hosts a roundtable discussion. We invite and encourage all and any students to attend! Get a chance to engage in conversations with the Secretary of Diversity office and your peers while enjoying pizza.

Cocoa, Coffee and Connections

11/1/2023 at 2pm-4pm in Student Union 305 (SGA office)

Join us for during Cocoa, Coffee and Connections to engage in a conversation about the first-generation experience! Members from SGA and CICS will be present along with hot cocoa, coffee, snacks, and fun UMass first-gen merch!


Hues of Heritage

9/19/2023 at 6:30pm-9:00pm in Student Union 305 (SGA office)

The SGA hosted a "Hues of Heritage" Painting event in honor of Latin Heritage month. All students were welcomed and given a quote from a latinx icon to represent through painting. Hosted by Secretary Muanya, we had a successful event to come together and celebrate Latinx heritage month!

Multicultural Mixer

971/2023 at 6:30pm in Student Union 305 (SGA office)

We invited the cultural RSOs on campus to gather and provide them with resources that would help them based on their cultural missions. Organized by Chair Ulysse and Secretary Muanya, we had a successful event bringing the cultural RSOs together to a shared space!


For any additional questions or concerns, please contact us.