Graduate Student Association

GSA Mission:

The GSA strives to promote interdisciplinary communication and collaboration in order to enhance a holistic graduate student experience. By fostering the development of the graduate student community at Grand Valley State University, graduate students will develop academically, intellectually, professionally, and socially.

GSA Officers: Current GSA E-board 2015/2016.

Constitution: The GSA has a constitution. See how our organization is structured.

GSA is a member of National Association of Graduate-Professional Students.

Please contact us at, if you have any suggestions, questions, or concerns.

News and Events

National Call Congress Day Grads Have Debt 2

National Call Congress Day Grads Have Debt 2

April 08, 2015

Between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM on April 8th, take a ten minute break and call your local Congressman to complain about lack of financial aid for grad students. By flooding Congressman with calls, grad students can make them more sensitive to our pain.

Grad Club

Grad Club

April 07, 2015

Join us for Grad Club on April 7th (Tuesday) from 5pm till 6pm in the University Club, which is located in DeVos C building. Food and beverages will be provided.

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GSA E-board

Calling ALL Grad Students

GSA plans and coordinates activities throughout the year aimed at building graduate student culture at Grand Valley, and helping students build professional networks across all disciplines (e.g. GradClub, held the first, third, and fourth Tuesday each month, from 5-6 pm, in the University Club, Pew Campus, and GradHub, held the second Tuesday of each month, at 9 pm at Z's Bar & Restaurant in downtown Grand Rapids. GSA also emphasizes career development through its integrated PACES programming, which is co-sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies.

Join GSA!