History

1922: Student Association Established

1974: Donald Williams elected first African American Student Association President

1982: Luz Villegas Tarango elected first Female Student Association President

1985: Student Association Election Voting held by City Ballot System

1989: Student Association Presidents’ Dinner Begins

1994: Jose De la Rosa elected first Mexican National Student Association Presidents

1994: Student Association Election Voting held Online

1999: Student Association renamed to Student Government Association

1999: Collegiate Senators Established

2009: Recreational Sports Center Initiative

2011: Orange Friday Initiative

2012: Green Fund Initiative

2017: Kristen Ahumada elected as the youngest Student Government Association President

2017: Orange Heart Initiative (Medals for graduating veterans)

2017: House of Representatives Pilot Program

2017: State of the University Address