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About Graduate Student Senate (GSS)

About Graduate Student Senate (GSS)

The Graduate Student Senate (GSS) serves and represents graduate students at Ohio University. We have a history of being a space for graduate and professional students to voice their concerns, as well as a body with the resources and connections to try to do something about them. Members of GSS have the opportunity to be a part of one of the many university standing committees, such as Graduate Council, Budget Planning Council, among others.

Graduate Student Senate is one of Ohio University's four shared-governance Senates. The other three are:

GSS represents all Ohio University graduate and professional students and their interests. We examine issues that affect the graduate student community and submit reports and recommendations to The Office of the PresidentBudget Planning CouncilGraduate CouncilStanding University Committees, and to several of the college deans.

Graduate Student Senate is comprised of:

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