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 Winter 2021

  • GSU wishes the graduate students’ goodluck – See Here
  • GSU Student of the week – See Here
  • Employment Opportunities – See Here
  • GSU 2021 Elections Result – See Here
  • Winners of the 2021 GSU Excellence Award – See Here
  • One Campus Diversity Contest- 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

Latest Articles From Gazette - MUN

RSS Gazette – Memorial University of Newfoundland

  • Human connection April 13, 2021
    When it comes to online teaching and learning, Dr. Joelle Rodway believes that the key to success is building a strong “relational infrastructure.” Dr. Rodway is a professor and researcher at the Faculty of Education, and while remote teaching was foreign territory for her before the pandemic, the transition is one that her students and […]
  • ‘Leaky pipeline’ April 12, 2021
    When Shivani Semwal was an undergraduate student in her home country of India, she had no idea what she wanted to do after she finished her program. “I wasn’t aware of the opportunities out there, but I went on to do a master’s degree because I liked physics,” she said. “However, I still didn’t have […]
    Kelly Foss
  • ‘You’ve got this’ April 9, 2021
    April 9 marks the last day of classes for many Memorial students, and President Vianne Timmons has a special message as students prepare for the final exam period. “I know there is still a lot of studying and work to be done,” she said. “Please, take a moment for yourself to reflect on all you’ve […]
    Meaghan Whelan
  • Immerse yourself April 9, 2021
    The definition of escapism is engaging in an entertaining activity that distracts you from the worries associated with reality. When exams are approaching and assignments are piled high, it is important to participate in activities that allow you to relax and forget about studying for an hour or so. The most common of these among […]
    Mandy Cook
  • Delicate balance April 8, 2021
    Can the way animals adapt to different environmental conditions provide information about certain diseases in humans? Madhushika Silva believes it can. The Memorial student, who hails from Sri Lanka, is currently completing a PhD investigating muscle protein structure and function under the supervision of Dr. David Heeley in the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science. […]
    Kelly Foss

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