Graduate Student Association

Welcome to the Graduate Student Association - University of Waterloo!

The Graduate Student Association (GSA) is a student-run not-for-profit organisation whose membership consists of graduate students of the University of Waterloo.

Mon - Thurs
10am - 3pm

Commissary 130

  1. Feb. 23, 2017March Legal Aid Session

    The next Legal Aid session will take place on Thursday, March 9th, 2017 from 1-3pm.

    To see available appointment times and for more information, visit the Legal Aid page. To request an appointment, use the Legal Aid Request form.

  2. Feb. 16, 2017Senate Call for Nominations - 2 Graduate Students

    Nominations are requested for the following seats on Senate:

    Graduate Student Representatives - Nomination Form (pdf)

  3. Feb. 16, 2017Register for Canada's Largest Student-Run Entrepreneurship ConferenceLegacy Conference logo. Mountains with the word Legacy underneath.

    The Legacy Conference runs from March 24th-25th, 2017 in Ottawa, Ontario.

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  1. Feb. 27, 2017Python Project HoursEvery Monday, 4pm-6pm upstairs in the Grad House. Come ask your computing questions about python, django, iPython, and more.

    Are YOU working with Python Programming language or interested in learning? Do YOU need help/feedback with Python programming projects? Drop in and visit the Python programmers groups… various skill levels are welcome. Enjoy camaraderie, mentorship, and exchange of ideas in a supportive environment.

  2. Feb. 28, 2017A Taste of OasisFor the core values of Oasis, visit

    A Taste of Oasis: Oasis is a network of Communities of Compassion and Reason for nonreligious people. A Taste of Oasis meets every other Tuesday in the Grad House (5:30 - 7pm) for live music, refreshments, an inspiring TED-like talk (by a faculty member, staff, grad student or community member), and friendship. For upcoming speakers and musicians visit our Facebook page.

  3. Mar. 1, 20173-Minute Thesis Faculty Heat: Electrical & Computer Engineering

    All are welcome to attend the 3MT heat for Electrical & Computer Engineering competitors!

    Learn more about the Three-Minute Thesis Competition.

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Meet our people

Indi Madar portrait wearing a blue sweater.
Communications and Marketing Officer

Indi is a Master’s student in the School of Environment, Enterprise, and Development. Her research focuses on the potential connections between fintech (financial technology) models, impact investments that seek positive social-ecological impacts as well as financial returns, and the Canadian credit union sector.