Welcome to the University of Washington's Graduate & Professional Student Senate!

The Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS) is the official student government representing the 15,000 graduate and professional students at the University of Washington. GPSS exists to actively support and improve all aspects of graduate and professional student life. GPSS provides and advocates for the tools needed to  enhance personal and professional development, and safeguards the interests of the students it represents.

GPSS actively supports graduate and professional students and builds community among them with regular communications and opportunities for involvement as well as social events throughout the year.  GPSS represents students to the University and the Legislature, funds graduate programming, and hosts regular social events.GPSS also involves graduate students in regular reviews of their programs and works on their behalf to ensure that graduate and professional students are supported in their studies. more 

Upcoming Events

Campus Conversations


Valentine's Mixer

Make this Valentine's day special by attending GPSS's Valentine's Mixer with your loved ones!!


University Committee Executive Liaison Vacancies

There are several committees with vacancies for a GPSS representative. Check it out - serving on a committee is a great way to get involved!

Calendar of Events

Click here to view the full calendar.