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.

General Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:30am - 4:30pm

Closed daily from:

12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Contact Us

President's Office Hours by appt. only
 

Please contact the GSA office if you wish to book an appointment 

 
  1. Feb. 10, 2019GSA Leadership Awards - Nominations now open!

    The Graduate Student Association (GSA), in conjunction with the Feds and the Office of the President, are recognizing student leaders at the University of Waterloo through the President, Feds, and GSA Leadership Awards. Recipients of the awards will have demonstrated exemplary leadership skills in various ways at the University of Waterloo and/or in the surrounding community.
     

  2. Jan. 16, 2019GSA Council Winter Update

    The GSA Council oversees the academic, social, and political representation of Waterloo graduate students with one representative from each academic department. Council's efforts during the Fall 2018 term were focused on a number of initiatives ranging from formulation of Council policies and procedures to developing political positions and engaging constituents.

  3. Oct. 18, 2018Cannabis Legalization

    The Cannabis Act, 2017 came into effect on October 17, 2018 in Ontario. The Act provides regulations on use, distribution and selling of cannabis. The University of Waterloo is taking a harm reduction and education approach and will follow provincial and federal direction, focusing on the health and safety of the University community. Please visit the University Secretariat Q&A page on cannabis legalization to find out more

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Territorial Acknowledgement

We, the Graduate Student Association - University of Waterloo, acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional territory of ‎ the Attawandaron (Neutral), Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River. 


Final Report on Student Mental Health

Final Report on Student Mental Health.

Meet our people

Norman Kearney wearing a grey shirt.

Norman Kearney

Director

Norman is a PhD candidate in his fourth year. His interdisciplinary research focuses on ecological identity as a key leverage point for sustainability transformations, defined as system-level changes that promote social and ecological sustainability. Norman has been working with the GSA in several roles since 2016.