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Senate Committees

Senate Committees

For the time being, all committee meetings will be held via Zoom. If you are interested in attending, please contact the committee’s chair.

Financial Allocations for Organizations Committee (FAO)

The FAO committee allocates funds to RSOs for events, projects, and promo items. Funding level for each category can be found in the Spending Policy. Organizations can apply to be funded at 50% via a Senate Bill. Applications and other requirements can be found on the SGA website under Funding.

It is recommended by the Financial Allocations for Organizations (FAO) Committee that DJ services utilize OSI’s Knights of the Turntable. All other services used require additional justification.

Meeting Time: Wednesdays at 12:15 PM

 pdf FAO Spending Policy 2019-2020

FAO Frequently Asked Questions

Operations Review & Sanctions Committee (ORS)

The Operations Review & Sanctions Committee (ORS) audits the funding that the Student Body Senate allocates to ensure that funds are being spent properly. ORC gives out sanctions to individuals or Registered Student Organizations that are found in violation of miss using funds. The committee debates, amends, and passes (favorably or unfavorably) measures pertaining to Title VIII: The Finance Code Section of the Student Body Statutes.

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 1:00 PM

pdf2019-2020 Fiscal Probation Policy

pdf2019-2020 Funding Limitations for Registered Student Organizations

pdfORS CRT Rep Exit Slips

pdfORS FAO Rep Exit Slips

Conference, Registration, and Travel Committee (CRT)

CRT is the committee that gets students connected with their passions. Through CRT, students have the opportunity to travel to locations around the world and meet other students and professionals with the same interests.

Meeting Time: Beginning May 13, CRT will be meeting Wednesday at 5:30 PM

pdf CRT Spending Policy 2019-2020

Elections and Appointments Committee (E&A)

The Elections and Appointments Committee’s job is to oversee the rules and procedures of a Student Government election. This is found in Title VI. Additionally, the committee also presides over the appointment process, where appointees must attend a hearing within the committee before being seen on the Senate floor.

Meeting Time: Thursday at 3:00 PM

May 7, 2020 E&A will be meeting at 2:00 PM

Legislative, Judicial, and Rules Committee (LJR)

LJR, Legislative, Judicial, and Rules, is an Internal Committee in SGA Senate. The LJR committee deals with the constant update and review of the SGA governing documents. LJR’s work allows for the smooth function of all of SGA and how we deal with each student and RSO.

Meeting Time:  Tuesdays at 4:45 PM

LJR will be meeting via Zoom to discuss Legislative Business. If you would like to attend, please email

Government Affairs and Policy Committee (GAP)

The Government Affairs and Policy (GAP) committee serves to increase student engagement with civic education and current events. The GAP committee facilitates relationships between the student body and local elected representatives and government officials., serving as a non-partisan research committee to connect students to issues, proposals, and changes that affect college-aged students as well as advocacy avenues for both sides of the policy at hand. GAP also has the annual responsibility of establishing the Legislative Priorities for UCF’s Student Government Association prior to the State’s Legislative Session.

Meeting Time: Tuesday, May 26th at 6:00 PM

Starting June 1, 2020 they will meet weekly on Mondays at 5:30 PM

Civic Knights Newsletter

Student Body Advocacy Committee (SBA)

The Student Body Advocacy committee focuses on addressing student needs. This is done through lobbying efforts in Tallahassee, our concern form, and resolutions to put the voice of SGA behind student-led advocacy efforts. You can find our concern form at

Meeting Time: Wednesdays at 3:30 PM

Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs

Conference Registration and Travel (CRT)

Chair- Joseph Tufo:

Vice Chair- Vacant: Vacant

Financial Allocations for Organizations (FAO)

Chair Benjamin

Vice Chair Rob Gray:

Operations Review and Sanctions (ORS)

Chair- Colton Flynn:

Vice Chair- Carlos Oquendo:

Student Body Advocacy (SBA)

Chair- Ayan

Vice Chair-Christopher Slaughter:

Elections and Appointments (E&A)

Chair- Anthony Moscol:

Vice Chair- Jose Maldonado:

Government Affairs and Policy Committee (GAP)

Chair- Rebekah Galloway:

Vice Chair Stephen Acosta:

Legislative, Judicial and Rules (LJR)

Chair- Emma Custis:

Vice Chair- Erving Rodriguez: