University of Victoria Grad Student Society

Start gearing up for our final event of 2017! Our gingerbread house and movie night, December 20!
Dec 15, 2017 @ 8:01am

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The GSS is your advocate on campus. We advocate to improve the situation of graduate students on campus–whether through better academic policy, better pay, or better services. We also provide one on one support. Come to our office if you need help with the bureaucracy, your supervisor, scholarship, department, or just need to know the best way to get a problem fixed.

You can get involved in GSS campaigns by becoming your department rep to the Graduate Representative Council or volunteering to help with campaigns. Contact the GSS chair at gsschair[at] to ask about how to joing campaigns.

Stop the Hikes - Oppose the International Students Tutition Increase (March 2017) 


We know that campaigning and lobbying pays for graduate students. Recently, the GSS has:

A history of the GSS’s recent (and successful) campaign to leave the CFS is here(pdf).

… and lobbying continues: