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Welcome to the University of Victoria (UVic) Graduate Students’ Society (GSS). We are a democratic, non-profit society dedicated to serving the interests of graduate students here at UVic. We extend a warm invitation to prospective graduate students and current UVic graduate students, community members, and others to browse our website for information on our services, events, advocacy, and governance.

The GSS front office is located in Room 102 of the Halpern Centre, and is currently open  Monday – Thursday from 10 am to 4 pm, and Fridays from 11 am to 2 pm. 

The Grad House Restaurant is open

Monday & Tuesday: 11:30am – 2:30pm

Wednesday – Friday: 11:30am – 8:00pm

Side Project Coffee is open Monday – Friday from 8 am to 2 pm.

Latest News and Events

Events Calendar

Grad House and Side Project Update

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Welcome Back Barbecue

A staple of September - the Welcome Back Barbecue is...

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Trivia is back for September! Come out for a challenging...

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Let’s Get Organized!

The start of a new semester is always full of promise and potential for a productive year to come. Whether you are starting grad school or returning for your second...

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GSS Welcome Weekend

Update (concerning the Hike): BC Transit has changed the timing of the 39 from UVic (which means the brochure is now incorrect). It will leave the bus loop at 11:32am....

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