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Husky Sunset '17

Come join us for the GPSS Annual Husky Sunset Event! Food and drinks are provided (for the first 300 people). Bring your Husky Card and State ID.

GPSS Officer Elections

Learn more about 2017-2018 GPSS Officer Elections on the Elections page and from the Official Elections Guide.

Want to get Funded?

Lear about GPSS funding opportunities, including Travel Grants, Diversity Funds, and others

GPSS Officer Election Deadlines

Date and Time Information
Mon. May 8 *5:30PM* LAST DAY TO FILE A NOMINATION
Applications that are more than 5 minutes late (past 5:35) WILL NOT be accepted.
Applications must be emailed to the Elections Chair, Asad Haris aharis@uw.edu.
Tue. May 9 Candidate Applications will be posted on the GPSS website.
Thu. May 11 Finance and Budget meeting in HUB 314.
This meeting counts as one of the required GPSS meetings for candidates.
Mon. May 15 Electronic Absentee Ballot online.
Wed. May 17 Electronic Absentee Ballot due at 2:30pm.
Paper Absentee Ballots available.
Wed. May 17 *5:30PM* ELECTIONS MEETING
If you are running for an officer position, you MUST physically attend this meeting. Non-negotiable.
You can only vote if you are a current GPSS Senator. If you are not a senator, you cannot vote.

Elections Guide


  • 2017 GPSS Academic Conference

    May 10, 2017

    The 1st Academic Conference hosted by GPSS, "Our Work Now: The Critical Role of Graduate and Professional Students in the Post-Election America," was a good success. Students from various disciplines across three campuses gathered together. Presentations were impressive and session conversations were productive and highly interdisciplinary.


  • Senate with Sam. April 26, 2017.

    April 26, 2017

    Spring term is in full swing now and 2 Senate meetings have already happened yet exciting things are afoot. This week we will talk about new resolutions, guest speakers, and the upcoming events, including elections. Currently the Senators are just passed a new resolution in support of May Day. The authors are encouraging graduate students…

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2016-2017

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April 19, 2017 04.16-17
February 8, 2017 03.16-17
January 11, 2017 02.16-17
December 7, 2016 01.16-17

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