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An integral part of the GSA's mission is to improve graduate student life. The GSA funds a number of initiatives aimed at this goal at Carnegie Mellon.

This page is meant to serve as a quick and easy way to find information on the resources that GSA is directly responsible for and/or operates. These include:

The GSA also supports programs that provide funding for graduate student organizations and graduate student professional development efforts. For more information on the programs listed below visit our funding page.

  • Conference/Research Funding (through the Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education)
  • Special Allocations Funding
  • Dissertation Writing Groups

Non-GSA Resources

CMU offers a host of other resources specifically for graduate students. Try the Graduate Education website, the Graduate Student Services programs and services listings, or the Student Affairs listings. If you have any other questions or need any help, contact