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

  • Health and Dental Insurance for new and existing students updated – See Here
    • Updated Opt-in Information – See Here
    • Updated Opt-out Information – See Here
    • Updated information for international students – See Here
  • Upcoming events for Fall 2020 – See Here

Latest Articles From Gazette - MUN

RSS Gazette – Memorial University of Newfoundland

  • Collective power September 24, 2020
    This article is authored by Dr. Sevtap Savas, Yajun Yu, Aaron Curtis, Dr. Sonja Knutson and Dr. Meghan Burchell. Students bring enormous value to Canadian post-secondary institutions, to their scientific, educational, and technological endeavours, and to Canada’s global success. Through research and development, they also create novel knowledge and products with positive impacts on the […]
    Mandy Cook
  • Record high September 23, 2020
    For the first time, Memorial’s total research funding has topped more than $130 million. In fiscal year 2019-20, the university and its researchers were awarded a total of $134,848,427 in research funding. That is a 22 per cent increase over fiscal year 2018-19 when the total funding awarded was $110,524,666, which was also an all-time […]
    Jeff Green
  • Ground-up solutions September 21, 2020
    With the second-highest rate of food insecurity in Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador has a real problem when it comes to accessing affordable healthy food. As the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, there’s growing concern for vulnerable households deeply affected by food insecurity. However, a Memorial University researcher wants to develop sustainable solutions to the food system […]
    Jeff Green
  • Student Town Hall recap September 18, 2020
    From governance to health insurance to study space at the libraries, students had an opportunity to ask whatever question was on their mind at the recent Student Town Hall. Hosted by Dr. Vianne Timmons on Monday, Sept. 14, numerous senior leaders, including representatives from the Student Life Office, the Marine Institute and Grenfell Campus, joined […]
    Mandy Cook
  • Engaging and nimble September 18, 2020
    Thirteen dedicated individuals have been chosen to join co-chairs Dr. Ian Sutherland and Emily Wooley on the facilitation team for the strategic planning process. Following a call for people to submit their names and reasons for wanting to be part of the team, more than 100 expressed interest in the process. “We were thrilled,” said […]
    Nora Daly

Events organized by GSU

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