Graduate Student Senate

Welcome to the Graduate Student Senate

Welcome Graduate Students! We are here to provide a welcoming environment for graduate students at Missouri State University. We also hope to make some changes and improvements to graduate student life. To make these changes we need your support! One of the ways to help is to become a member and join us at our monthly meetings. New ideas are always welcome, and if you have any questions or concerns about graduate life, Graduate Student Senate is a great way to get answers.

To become a member, please join us on Campus Link.

GSS Officer Voting 2016-17

GSS Voting is officially open. You can vote through our GSS page on Campus Link. Only members of GSS can vote. Your fellow classmates can still become a member by going to their campus link and joining. Voting will be open from till Tuesday 9/13/2016 at 5:00 pm. Check out the Candidate Bios 2016-17 document to find out more about the candidates. This document as well as the responsibilities and powers for each positioncan be found in the Documents tab on Campus Link. If you have any questions please let the Graduate College know! Good luck to all the candidates.

Candidate Bios 2016-17

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  • To represent and advocate the interests of the graduate students of Missouri State University to the Dean of the Graduate College, the Graduate Council, the faculty, any others within the University whose actions or positions may affect the interests of graduate students, and any others outside of the University making decisions or taking positions that affect graduate students in their role as graduate students.
  • To provide a channel of communication between graduate students and other members of the Missouri State University community.
  • To encourage and facilitate interdisciplinary academic activities, graduate student organizations within each program, and inter-program social activities for graduate students.

Please feel free to email us if you have any questions about our organization and how you can be involved.

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2016-2017 Graduate Student Senate Meetings

  • To Be Announced at the begining of Fall 2016