Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB)
Section 61.0225 of the Texas Education Code authorizes the Governor to appoint a non-voting student representative to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) for a term not to exceed one year beginning this year on June 1, 2021 and ending on May 31, 2022. The student representative shall enjoy the same rights as a regularly appointed board member, except the right to vote or be counted towards a quorum for official board business. The student representative serves without compensation.
For initial consideration, nominees must meet the following minimum criteria:
Applications should be received by the Student Government Association (Student Center North Room 220) by Monday, November 30, 2020, for full consideration. The SGA will make recommendations to the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services. The Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services will make recommendations to the President, who will nominate to the Governor. The application (due Monday, November 30, 2020) must follow the Governor's Appointments Division requirements, including the following documents:
If appointed, the student representative must continue to meet the following criteria for the length of their term:
For more information contact the Student Government Association at 832-842-6225 or the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services at 713-743-5390.