SGA'S PURPOSE

Statement of Purpose

 

The Villanova University Student Government Association shall be representative of the interests of the entire undergraduate body in all matters. To do so, the Student Government Association will: 

Serve as the primary voice and advocate for the entire undergraduate student body of Villanova University;  

Act in a manner consistent with the University’s Mission Statement: Villanova University is a Catholic Augustinian community of higher education, committed to excellence and distinction in the discovery, dissemination and application of knowledge. Inspired by the life and teaching of Jesus Christ, the University is grounded in the wisdom of the Catholic intellectual tradition and advances a deeper understanding of the relationship between faith and reason. Villanova emphasizes and celebrates the liberal arts and sciences as foundational to all academic programs. The University community welcomes and respects members of all faiths who seek to nurture a concern for the common good and who share an enthusiasm for the challenge of responsible and productive citizenship in order to build a just and peaceful world; 

Promote unity of purpose and action among all students while protecting their individual student rights;  

Promote, in concert with the Board of Trustees, administration, faculty, and staff, the best interests of the undergraduate students of Villanova University.