The Graduate Student Association (GSA) Council is the body responsible for determining the policies and official positions of the GSA as they relate to academic and political representation of Waterloo Graduate Students. Its operations are regulated by GSA By-Law 7. All Councillors are graduate students from The University of Waterloo; the membership of Council is as follows:

  • the GSA Directors
  • the GSA Officers
  • one representative from each department
  • non-voting At-large councillors appointed by Council

List of Councillors

List of Council Committees

2017-2018 Council meetings

The following Council meeting schedule was approved at the May 2017 meeting.

The agenda package will be published prior to the meeting scheduled and minutes will be approved by Council at the following meeting time. All meetings will take place from 4pm-6pm. For the location of an upcoming meeting, please contact the GSA Office.

Council Meeting Dates:

  • May 17, 2017             Agenda  Minutes-May 3 May 17 May 23
  • June 14, 2017            Agenda  Minutes
  • July 12, 2017             Agenda  Minutes
  • August 9, 2017          Agenda  Minutes
  • September 13, 2017   Agenda   Minutes
  • October 12, 2017        Agenda Minutes
  • November 15, 2017      Agenda Minutes
  • December - no meeting
  • January 10, 2018       Agenda   Minutes
  • February 15, 2018*    Agenda  Minutes
    *Note: This meeting is being held on Thursday.
  • March 21, 2018           Agenda  Minutes
  • April 11, 2018             Agenda  Minutes

Current graduate students may request a copy of minutes from meetings prior to the current administrative term by contacting Rose Vogt.

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. 

Upcoming Council Meeting

Thursday  February 15, 2018

4 pm - 6 pm

Needles Hall room 3407

Graduate students welcome!