How You Can BenefitYour participation in student governance at SBCC can prove to be one of the most valuable and meaningful experiences during your college career. You will need to commit some of your time (2 to 8 hours weekly) and effort, but it is worth the investment. Your participation in student governance is recognized by other colleges, universities, and prospective employers as an indication of a complete education. You will have a voice in what is happening on campus and an opportunity to associate with and learn from college administrators, faculty, staff, and other students.
You may gain experience in program planning, organizational skills, marketing, and publicity, while gaining an awareness of college programs and services. In addition, being part of the decision making process of the college can help you develop your personal and leadership skills.