Student Government Student Media (SGSM) is the umbrella department for several student-run organizations, This includes five Student Governments: Associated Students, University of California, Irvine (ASUCI), Associated Graduate Students (AGS), Student Bar Association (SBA), Merage Student Association (MSA) and Associated Medical Student Government (AMSG); and five Student Medias: the New University, KUCI, Anthology, and Alternative Media. We are proud to work with many creative, smart, and motivated student leaders in our department who contribute greatly to this campus, leaving an imprint that lasts far beyond their years at UC Irvine.


To represent the interests of the student body through initiatives, programs, and services that enrich students’ lives


To be the Standard – to be the premier Student Government in the nation.
We strive to be:
RELEVANT – students value us because we identify and satisfy current student needs and wants.
INFLUENTIAL – the University actively seeks our input regarding issues that matter to students.
INNOVATIVE – we create new ideas that are fresh and forward-thinking.
INDEPENDENT – we will always be a government by and for the students.