A graduate of Georgia State University, Yuriy Shor earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting. Yuriy Shor also possesses an associate’s degree in business administration from Georgia Perimeter College, where he served as the student government association (SGA) president.
Georgia Perimeter College’s SGA organization is made up of an executive, legislative, and judicial branch. Serving as the voice of the student body, SGA works with students, the administration, and community members to sponsor events, allocate activity funds, and maintain order through the school’s student court system.
Students interested in becoming a part of Georgia Perimeter College’s SGA must submit an application by the designated deadline and agree to fulfill the position requirements. Among the requirements are attending all senate meetings, participating in campus leadership programs, and completing weekly office hours. To be considered for the SGA governing body, applicants must have and maintain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 and be enrolled in school at least part-time. In addition, the candidate must attach to his or her application a petition showing the support of 25 students and an outline of their intentions while in office.