Welcome to GSU

Your elected executive team and the staff at the GSU office welcome you.  The GSU represents and advocates for you on all levels of University administration and supports the well-being and success of graduate students.

The Executive Board, elected representatives and committee members represent graduate and professional interests and participate in the governance of the University Senate.  The GSU office is comprised of a General Manager and a team of staff who are here to assist you.  Please come by and say hello at your next opportunity and we look forward to getting to know you during your time at Memorial University.

In response to the needs and concerns of our members, we also run several services including your Health and Dental Plan, Academic Advocacy, Student Residence, Conference Funding, Professional Development, Communications and other Financial and Administrative services.  Do not hesitate to contact us.

Latest Updates Fall 2020

  • The Search for the Inaugural Vice-Provost – See Here
  • Recruitment  for a Postdoctoral Fellow – See Here
  • Ask Your Mentor! See Here
  • Special Announcement on GSDF 2020/2021 for Clubs and Societies – See Here
  • Student Representatives Required for the Health and Dental Committee – See Here
  • Announcement from the GSU Sustainability Coordinator! – See Here
  • Health and Dental Insurance for new and existing students updated – See Here
  • Upcoming events for Fall 2020 – See Here

Latest Articles From Gazette - MUN

RSS Gazette – Memorial University of Newfoundland

  • Winter fees December 3, 2020
    Memorial’s Board of Regents has approved the suspension of two student fees for the winter 2021 semester. Memorial students will not be charged the Distance Education Administration Fee and Recreation Fee for the upcoming semester. The Distance Education Administration Fee is normally applied only to those taking fully online courses designed and supported by the […]
    Mandy Cook
  • Exceptional and exemplary December 3, 2020
    The 2020 President’s Awards will be presented to 17 individuals and groups who have made outstanding contributions to our students, our university or our communities on Wednesday, Dec. 9. The tradition of the President’s Awards goes back more than 30 years. And while they are called the President’s Awards, they are a reflection of the […]
    Nora Daly
  • Virtual vigil December 3, 2020
    Each year, Memorial University holds a vigil to commemorate the 14 women who were killed because of their gender at l’École Polytechnique in Montréal, Que., on Dec. 6, 1989. The anniversary of this tragedy coincides with the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women established in 1991 by the Parliament of Canada. […]
    Melissa Watton
  • ‘Impressed and proud’ December 2, 2020
    On Nov. 17, President Vianne Timmons spoke to the St. John’s Northwest Rotary Club. During her talk, Dr. Timmons outlined her arrival in March, the challenges of starting a new job during a pandemic and how visiting dozens of nooks and crannies throughout the province led her to find Memorial connections at virtually every stop. […]
    Nora Daly
  • ‘Completely unreal’ December 2, 2020
    Jevon Marsh was stunned when he received the call telling him he was Newfoundland and Labrador’s newest Rhodes Scholar. “I was absolutely speechless. It was completely unreal,” he said. “They actually said they would call me back because I was not in any mental space to go through the logistics.” Considered to be one of […]
    Kelly Foss

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