Student Government Details

Bakersfield College/Bakersfield (BC)

SG Name:Bakersfield College Student Government Association (BCSGA)
SG Shipping Address:1801 Panorama Drive, CC-4
SG City Name:Bakersfield
SG State Zip/Postal Code: CA 93305
Country:United States
SG Phone:661-395-4614
SG Fax:661-395-4722
Description:Bakersfield College Student Government Association (BCSGA) is your organization. The Association presents your opinions, needs and concerns to such groups as the College Council, the State Student California Community College (SSCCC) and many campus-wide and district-wide committees.

BCSGA allocates your Campus Center fees to programs and services that directly benefit students in the Campus Center and uses the funds received from the Student Representation Fee to voice your opinions at a local, regional, and state levels. BCSGA is composed of twelve senators and fourteen officers.

The BCSGA is the student governing organization and has the responsibilities for campus student organizations and the various student events. Events such as Welcome Week, Homecoming, Spring Fling, and Spring Welcome Week. BCSGA regulates student organizations to ensure they are operating equitably and following BCSGA By-laws, Constitution, and College policy. BCSGA is also responsible for allocating funds to clubs and organizations for events and activities that can be enjoyed by the student body.
SG Representation:All Students
Number of Members (range):10-25
Number of Members (actual):15
Actual Size of SG Organization - Executive Branch:7
Actual Size of SG Organization - Legislative Branch:8
Number of chartered clubs:50-100
Actual Number of Chartered Clubs:81
Budget Amount Allocated to Clubs/Orgs:Yes
SG annual budget (range):$250K-750K
SG annual budget (actual):$350,000
SG operating budget (range):$100K-250K
SG operating budget (actual):$187,933.33
SG Corporate Structure:Official campus organization housed on-campus
SG Structure:Tri-cameral
SG Political Leaning:Moderate