About the Graduate Student Association

Our Commitment

Mission

We serve the graduate students of the University of Waterloo with dedication and commitment to enhance the quality of their academic and social experience.

Vision

We are leaders facilitating the growth and development of graduate studies at the University of Waterloo.  We are the sole representatives of graduate students on all campuses of the University of Waterloo.

Values

Accountbility - Inclusivity - Intergrity - Professionalism - Transparency


The GSA actively promotes and represents graduate student interests to the university administration and all levels of government, provides services, support, and events to members.

Services

The GSA provides a number of services for graduate students, such as legal aid, income tax aid, supplementary health and dental plans, GRT bus pass, and student advising.

Events

We host on- and off-campus events, including family-friendly events. We also offer financial support for events organised by graduate student clubs and associations.

Graduate House

The GSA operates a members-only club featuring food and bar service, supporting local suppliers, graduate student space, and entertainment.

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