Carnegie Mellon University

About the GSA

The Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) is the branch of student government that represents all graduate students at Carnegie Mellon University.


To advocate for and support the diverse needs of all Carnegie Mellon University graduate students in their personal, professional, and public lives.


  • Supporting the health and wellbeing of the graduate student body
  • Increasing professional development opportunities for graduate students
  • Engaging graduate students in our communities
  • Promoting a diverse and inclusive graduate student population

Get involved! Serve on a committee!

Have an issue that you are passionate about?

Want to do good for the graduate student community?

Want to meet graduate students outside your department?

Join a GSA committee!

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Check out our Archives

Look here for information on our strategic plan, legislative platform, and other document archives.