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 2021

  • Fall Graduate Welcome EventsSee Here
  • GSU barbecue event and welcome package distributionSee Here
  • Aldrich Conference social event –The Trivia Evening– See Here
  • Trivia night, get-together and cash prizes alert!– See Here
  • GSU Diversity Contest: Cultural Attire – See Here
  • GSU Diversity Contest: Cultural Food – See Here
  • Happy Ramadan – 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

  • Truth and reconciliation September 27, 2021
    This Thursday, Sept. 30, Memorial University will be closed to mark the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This is an opportunity for us all to reflect on the historic and current injustices faced by Indigenous Peoples and to learn about what we can do to live up to the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to […]
    Mandy Cook
  • Fall check-in September 24, 2021
    It has been an eventful few weeks across Memorial’s campuses. I wanted to take this opportunity to update the community on the transition back to in-person teaching and learning. As you can imagine, planning for a regular academic semester takes place well ahead of time in any given year. This year, due to the impacts […]
    Jennifer Batten
  • Climate strike September 23, 2021
    Tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 24, students and others worldwide will participate in the Global Climate Strike. Memorial University’s leaders are supportive of the aims of this movement and encourage students and employees to consider participating in related local activities, such as the Fridays for Future St. John’s demonstration that will begin at the Memorial Tower on the […]
    Mandy Cook
  • Incredible uptake September 23, 2021
    More than 20 research teams from across the country are taking part in a unique, Memorial-led program. Lab2Market is a team-based, experiential learning program that trains PhDs and post-doctoral scholars to become future corporate innovators. Memorial is one of only four universities in Canada currently offering the program. Here, the focus is on ocean-related research. […]
    Jeff Green
  • Return to play September 23, 2021
    It was a long time coming for the Memorial Sea-Hawks. The COVID-19 pandemic meant the entire 2020-21 Atlantic University Sport (AUS) season was cancelled. Thankfully, the 2021-22 season kicked off on Sept. 11 when the men’s and women’s soccer teams hit the pitch for the first time in nearly 700 days. “It feels great to be […]
    Ryan Howell

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