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    Student Resources available during COVID-19

    Student resources available during COVID-19

    Student resources available during COVID-19 In this time of crisis, there are many businesses closing their doors, which means access products and services have significantly reduced. Because of this, we need more support than ever to get through these challenging times. As a result, we’ve compiled a list of services and student resources ava...
  • in Uncategorized
    5 Tips for Coping with Self-Isolation

    5 Tips for Coping with Self-Isolation

    5 Tips for Coping with Self-Isolation In this time of uncertainty, it’s important to remain motivated, positive, and grounded. Here are some tips to help reduce anxiety during this period of self-isolation and quarantine. 1. Connect with friends and family Connecting virtually with friends and family can help you to stay grounded and in the...
  • in Media Release, News, U-Pass Bus Pass
    GSS Office closed

    Update from the GSS Office

    Attention all GSS members, The GSS Office will be closed until the University resumes non-essential services. The University of Windsor has transitioned to an essential service only model. The following have been identified as some essential services areas: Student Health Services Campus Community Police Energy Conversion Centre Central Animal Care...
  • in ISIC Cards

    Virtual ISIC Cards – UPDATE

    For all students looking to obtain a International Student Identification Card (ISIC) you can now get a virtual card for your phone through the ISIC Card App. Please visit the link provided to learn more!
  • in Media Release

    GSS COVID-19 Statement

        Dear Graduate Students:  With COVID-19 continuing to spread throughout the world and Canada, we are taking precautionary measures to ensure the health and safety of our members. As you may know, the University of Windsor has moved to cancel all classes on Monday, March 16, Tuesday, March 17, and Wednesday, March 18 following...
  • in Services
    MFA Pop Up Booth

    Multi-factor authentication (MFA) on UWin Accounts

    IT Services will be enabling multi-factor authentication (MFA) on UWinsor Accounts for: Undergraduate students the weeks of March 9, 16 and 23 Graduate students the week of March 30 Currently, approximately 15% of our students have set up their MFA options. As MFA will affect all students who access Blackboard, Office 365 or UWinsite Student...
  • in Elections
    GSS Executive Elections

    Time to Vote! The Graduate Student Society Executive Elections 2020-2021

    As you know, the 2020-2021 GSS Executive Elections are well underway and as a graduate student, it’s time for you to cast your vote. Elections are completed electronically, which means each eligible voting member must cast their vote using the official secure online elections portal. Members may vote by using their UWindsor credentials, and o...
  • in Events

    Lancer Recreation Badminton Tournament 2020

    This is an “open” tournament for males and females. We are accepting high school students, students from the University of Windsor, students from St.Clair College and the general public. We will be accepting singles and doubles teams. The badminton tournament will be taking place on Saturday, March 14, 2020.  All matches will be played ...
  • in Events
    Immigration Seminar

    GSS Immigration Seminar

    The GSS is back again this semester in collaboration with UWindsor International Student Centre, to host another Immigration Seminar event! The seminar will take place on Thursday, February 27th at the University of Windsor in Toldo building room 102. *NOTE: This event requires registration. Please be sure to register online to reserve your spot vi...
  • in External promotion, Partner News and Invitations

    Black Graduate Student Network

    Together, we are the National Black Graduate Network – a national, Canadian-based initiative that connects black graduate students together. A network for solidarity, comradery, research exchange and collaborations, mentorship and all other potentialities. We are collecting graduate student data to launch an interactive social, solidarity, re...
  • in Elections, Governance, News

    GSS Executive Elections 2020

    Annually, during the early Winter term, the standing members of GSS will elect the Executives. The Executives is comprised of: President** Vice President Academic Affairs Vice President Finance Vice President University Affairs Vice President External Affairs The Executive serves from May 1st 2020 – April 30th of the following year. **In order to b...
  • in External promotion, Funding

    Graduate Student Funding Opportunity

  • in News

    The GSS Offers Deepest Sympathies To The Lives Lost

    The Graduate Student Society joins the campus community mourning the deaths of five University of Windsor researchers and students. The five were among 176 killed when Ukrainian Airlines Flight PS752 crashed shortly after departing Tehran, Iran airport. The Graduate Student Society offers its sincerest condolences to the friends and families of tho...
  • in External promotion

    Humanities Research Group Free Tuition Contest

  • in External Promotion

    Benefits of Volunteering

    If you are looking for an opportunity to volunteer, please contact and we can add you to our team of GSS Volunteers. There are always ways to become involved on campus and around the UWindsor community! This is a great way to add to your resume and your Co-Curricular Record (CCR) Thank you...
  • in External promotion


    Global Earth Strike When: September 27, 2019, 2:30 – 4 p.m. Where: Charles Clark Square 215 Chatham St E, Windsor, ON N9A 2W3   A worldwide general strike is called to demand that governments and corporations no longer turn a blind eye to the climate crisis....
  • in External promotion

    Academic Job Market Online Conference

    Online Career Conference for the Academic Job Market. Beyond the Professoriate is hosting its 1st Online Career Conference for the Academic Job Market, September 21st- 28th, 2019. The conference will help prepare graduate students and postdocs who are applying for faculty (tenure track) positions. The conference is for graduate students in STEM, Hu...
  • in Services, U-Pass Bus Pass

    UPass Opt Out Form information

    Attention all GSS students! The online UPass Opt Out Form is now available for all students looking to opt out of the UPass program. U-PASS Public Transit Bus Access All information relating to the program can be found on this page. Reminder – Students who attempt to opt out past the dead line of  2019-09-28 will...
  • in Academic, Research

    Call for Graduate Student Participants

    A student in the Faculty of Education is looking for research participants for her study. Dear Graduate Students: I am Pinge (Vicky) Ai, a Master’s student at Faculty of Education in the University of Windsor, doing my M. Ed. thesis research on Chinese Visiting Scholar’s Academic Adjustment in a Canadian University. This research has been...
  • in Uncategorized

    Scholarship Opportunity for Graduate Students

    The Pradeep Khare Memorial Scholarship is awarded in memory of Pradeep Khare. If you are an international graduate student from India studying at a Canadian institution, you may be eligible to apply for this scholarship! For more information please visit the site –…raduate-students/...
  • in Partner News and Invitations

    Mandarin 101

    This summer, the University of Windsor will be offering a two-month course in introductory Mandarin! If you are preparing to travel to Mandarin-speaking countries, or looking to broaden your social circle, Mandarin 101 is an excellent place to start learning common greetings, everyday phrases, and traditional customs. The course will serve as an in...
  • in Partner News and Invitations

    Summer Institute of Clinical Health Research

    The University of Windsor is hosting an intensive one-week program exploring principles and applications of clinical health research! The Summer Institute will provide participants with engaging discussions lead by a team of experts exploring the understanding and applications of topics such as: qualitative research evidence-based practice mixed me...
  • in External promotion

    Second Language Writing: A Study of the Learning and Teaching of Academic Writing in a Networked Culture

    am Ramesh Pokharel, a Ph.D. candidate in Language and Literacies Education at OISE/University of Toronto. I am writing to request you to participate in my doctoral research project entitled “Second Language Writing: A Study of the Learning and Teaching of Academic Writing in a Networked Culture.” This research plans to propose L2 writing pedagogica...
  • in External promotion

    Propel XL Grad Student Career Event

    Apr 23, 2019 Alumni Auditorium Registration Deadline: Apr 16, 2019  Propel XL is a grad student career academy, professional development event offered exclusively for graduate students to learn skills and knowledge that will help in career and academic success. Learn from and be inspired by a highly successful keynote speaker, reflection and commun...
  • in Governance, Referendum

    UPass Referendum Vote

    Notice to all Grad Students. The GSS is hosting a vote on March 28th and 29th. Voting link is This vote will be held to determine if students want to keep the UPass Bus Pass service or not for all Grad Students.   If you want your voice heard about this service offered by...