Graduate Student Association

Promoting the welfare and interests of our graduate students and connecting them with our University

Learn more about the GSA
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Meet the GSA

Learn more about the representatives from the across campus that make up the Graduate Student Association.

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Awards and recognition

The GSA gives approximately $60,000 in awards and scholarships to graduate students as well as provides travel awards and research recognition. 

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Need-based services

The GSA provides loans and scholarships and has donation programs available to assist students based on need. 

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Join a club

Get involved on campus and meet other graduate students who share your passion. Don't see a club you like? We can help you start a new one!

Graduate School news

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Grad student recounts prepping for, fretting over, and ultimately delivering a memorable 'TED' talk