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: 11 am - 3 pm

Tuesday - Thursday:   9 am - noon

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President's Office Hours:
By appointment only.

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  1. July 12, 2018GSA Vice President Job Opening

    The Graduate Student Association – University of Waterloo is seeking a graduate student with a proven record of leadership and administrative experience for the role of Vice-President.

  2. Apr. 27, 2018GSA supports a multicultural UWaterloo

    It has come to our attention that a speaking event will be hosted on April 30 at the Theatre of the Arts featuring Faith Goldy and Ricardo Duchesne on the topic "multiculturalism, borders, and identity in Canada". Faith Goldy formerly worked with The Rebel Media and Ricardo Duchesne is the author of 'Canada in Decay: Mass Immigration, Diversity, and the Ethnocide of Euro-Canadians'.

  3. Apr. 9, 2018SLC accessible elevators plan

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  1. Sep. 29, 2018Bus Trip to Wellesley Apple Butter and Cheese Festivalwellesley festival logo

    GSA will be hosting a bus trip to the local town of Wellesley for the Apple Butter and Cheese Festival to end a month of Welcome Events!

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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 Allison Sachs.

Allison Sachs


Allison Sachs is a masters student whose vision for the future of the University of Waterloo is one of greater respect for those whose transience makes them vulnerable, particularly graduate students and post docs.