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, Ant Television, and Alternative Media. We are proud to work with many creative, smart, and motivated student leaders in our organization who contribute greatly to this campus, leaving an imprint that lasts far beyond their years at UC Irvine.


To represent the student body through leadership, advocacy, programs, and services that enhance the student experience.


To be the premier Student Government Student Media in the nation.

We strive to be:
INFLUENTIAL – actively sought after for our input regarding issues that matter to students.
INNOVATIVE – create new experiences and develop ideas that are fresh and forward-thinking.
INDEPENDENT – be a government and have a media for and by the students.