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On behalf of the University of Tennessee’s Student Government Association (SGA), Student Body President, Karmen Jones, Student Body Vice President, Raj Patel, Student Services Director, Emma Kate Hall, and Executive Treasurer, Cody Ramangkoun, would like to thank you for visiting our website.

2021 Student Government Association Election


2021 SGA Elections Party Information

Below you will find the names of the three (3) Student Government Association parties for the 2021 SGA election cycle. There are no independent candidates running this election cycle. The 2021 ballot will be posted to on April 12, 2021 at 5:00 PM EST. Please check back then for the official list of candidates. If you have any questions please contact the Election Commissioner at

2021 Election Parties
              EMPOWER                   Forward          The Volunteer Way


SGA Election Debate

The Student Government Candidate Association Debate will be April 14th at 6 PM in the Student Union Auditorium. Candidates will debate on various topics important to our student body. We highly encourage students to attend and even submit questions to ask the candidates. (Both Forms Listed Below.)

Click here to Submit a question: Candidate Debate Questionnaire

Click here to register to attend: Attendance Registration Form


Black Lives Matter

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Student Government Association formally condemns the unjust murders, systemic racism, and police brutality that continues to plague our nation. We send our deepest condolences to the families who were traumatized and afflicted by these violations against basic human rights. See our full statement here.

COVID-19 Updates

The Student Government Association is here to support students during this time.

For the most updated, accurate information from the University, please click here.

Our Branches

We encourage you to explore all that the Student Government Association has to offer through Student Senate, Student Services Committees, First-Year Leadership Council, and General Body.

Want to get involved with SGA?
You can fill out our interest form or contact us. We take applications all year because we know how important it is for students to get involved.