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.

Monday - Thursday

10am - 3pm

Commissary 130

Contact Us

President's Office Hours:

Thursdays 1pm-3pm

  1. Apr. 26, 2017GSA Job Opening: Support Specialists

    Job Openings: Support Specialists

    Deadline: Friday, May 5, 2017

    The Graduate Student Association – University of Waterloo is seeking driven graduate students for the following support positions:

  2. Apr. 21, 2017GSA-UW President 2017-2018 is appointed!
    Dear Fellow Graduate Students,
    On behalf of the GSA-UW Board of Directors, I would like to take this opportunity to announce the re-appointment of Mr.
  3. Apr. 17, 2017Legal Aid and Tax Aid Appointments Available

    We still have appointments available for our Tax and Legal Aid services! These 15-minute appointments are provided free of charge to currently registered Master's and PhD students at UW.

    Legal Aid

    Seeking legal advice or notary services? Book an appointment with our GSA lawyer, Cameron Trotter. The next consultations will be on Thursday, April 20th, from 1-3pm.

    Request a Legal Aid appointment here.

    Tax Aid

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  1. Apr. 28, 2017Grad Writing Cafe

    Fridays 9 – 11 a.m., SCH 228F

    Writing regularly helps with productivity and motivation. The Writing Centre is offering weekly group writing sessions for grad students. These loosely-structured events are designed to help grad students connect to a larger writing community, to stay focused, and to keep making writing progress.

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Meet our people

Norman Kearney seated on steep stairs by a blue building.

Norman M. Kearney

Student Affairs Officer

Norman is a PhD student in the School of Environment, Resources, and Sustainability (expected 2019). He studies how social identities, ideologies, and practices interact to generate conflicts that prevent sustainable development, and how they can change.