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Graduate Student Association

University of Waterloo

Welcome

The Graduate Student Association – University of Waterloo (GSA-UW) was founded in 1964 and is the official representative of graduate students at UWaterloo. As such, we are here to provide graduate students at UWaterloo with academic support, a social community, mental and physical health supports, legal aid, as well as advocacy and representation. We actively promote and represent graduate student interests to the university administration and all levels of government. Our work and services are designed to enhance the academic and social experience of graduate students at UWaterloo. Explore our website and learn more about the governance structure of the GSA-UW, our comprehensive policies, the range of services we offer, social events we host, and more! If you have any questions and/or require our support, please contact us at any time and we’d be happy to assist you. 

News

SUPPORT FOR MANDATORY MENTAL WELLNESS TRAINING FOR TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Oct 8, 2020

To our campus community, Although some graduate students are provided with teaching assistant (TA) training prior to becoming TAs at the University of Waterloo, an important gap exists: this training does not include sufficient mental wellness …

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Service Update for International Graduate Students

Sep 15, 2020

Eligible international students are automatically covered by and billed for applicable portions of the GSA Services offered through the Studentcare Plan. Note that Studentcare Plan benefits are only accessible within Canada, while other services remain …

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GSA SERVICES UPDATE FALL 2020 HOW TO OPT OUT/OPT IN

Sep 4, 2020

Health Plan, Dental Plan, and Legal Protection Program Opt ins/opt outs for Health Plan, Dental Plan, and Legal Protection Program are managed by Studentcare and more information about their opt out program can be found on …

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Services

Upcoming Events

21Oct

Pumpkin Pickup & Decorating Contest

Register for a free pumpkin to decorate and a Halloween goodie bag! Pick up locations & Registration Details Registration ends on Wednesday, October 21 at noon. Option 1: Swing by the Graduate House on main campus …

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21Oct

Trivia Night

Are you ready for spooky season? Join us in-person at the Graduate House or on Zoom on Wednesday, October 21st at 4pm as we host a Halloween-themed trivia. Test your knowledge about the spooky season, …

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27Oct

Haunted Story Walk

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Graduation Student Association - University of Waterloo

General Office Hours

President's Office Hours

Location

MC2029
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON  N2L 3G1

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. 

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