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. Apr. 5, 2019Job Opening: GSA Political Director

    Job Opening: GSA Political Director

    Deadline: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 6:00 PM EST
     
    The Graduate Student Association – University of Waterloo is seeking applicants with a proven record in advocacy and activism for the role of Political Director.

  2. Mar. 29, 2019Call for Nominations: GSA Director Election

    The GSA-UW is now accepting nominations for the upcoming Board of Directors election to fill nine (9) vacant positions. Specifically four (4) one year directorships are available from May 1, 2019 to April 30, 2020, and five (5) two year directorships from May 1, 2019 to April 30, 2021. Official notice is hereby served for the election to fill the vacancies of the GSA Board of Directors.

    Description of Position

  3. Mar. 4, 2019Call for Nominations: Speaker of the Council

    The Graduate Student Association - University of Waterloo Council, the social, political, and academic body of the GSA, is calling for nominations for the position of Speaker of the Council. 

    Interested individuals are invited to submit a résumé or CV and a statement expressing their qualifications and interest in the position by noon on Monday, March 18.  Nominees will be invited to meet with the Council Executive Committee to determine suitability for the position.  An election for the position will be held at Council on Wednesday, April 10 at 4pm.

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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

Portrait of Naima Samuel.

Naima N. Samuel

President & CEO

Naima Samuel is an MA student in the department of Recreation and Leisure Studies at the University of Waterloo.  Naima’s research is focused on educational tourism. Prior to enrolling at University of Waterloo, Naima worked 5 years in South Korea as a manager of international programs and strategic planning.