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Student Government Association at Elon

Identifier: EUA144

Scope and Contents

This collection houses print materials from the Student Government Association at Elon. This includes: amendments, bill proposals, budget information, and meeting minutes among other items.

Scope and Contents

This collection houses information about the student government at Elon. Included in this collection are records including meeting minutes, senate and election information, committee information, and election results. It is contained into fifteen archival boxes.


  • Creation: 1919-2017, undated


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Biographical / Historical

The Student Government Association began early in the history of Elon College. Records housed in this collection begin in 1919, and continue through today. SGA has had a part in creating regulations around the university as well as creating events around Elon.


7.5 Linear Feet (15 archival boxes)

Language of Materials



The purpose of the Student Government Association, authorized by the Elon University Administration, is to represent the rights and opinions of the student body in a manner consistent with the mission of Elon University, to provide for appropriate student activities, and to join with the faculty and administrators of the university in building a stronger, more effective educational community.


This collection is arranged into fifteen boxes. All fifteen boxes are arranged chronologically and then alphabetically by type of material.

Physical Location

The collection is located in the Carol Grotnes Belk Library Archives and Special Collections at Elon University. Please contact the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for further details about the location.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.

Related Materials

Please consult with the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for additional information about related materials to this collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Juliana Siler

Juliana Siler
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Belk Library Archives & Special Collections Repository

100 Campus Drive
2550 Campus Box
Elon North Carolina 27244 USA