Student Resources


  • Biomedical Graduate Student Association: The BGSA sponsors events such as rafting and skiing trips as well as academic events such as the BGSA symposium. The latter includes poster sessions and the Nakada lecture,which is given by a distinguished scientist picked by the students. The BGSA also sponsors prizes and awards, including travel grants to students that want to attend national meetings.
  • Graduate and Professional Students Association: The GPSA has a multitude of functions including providing funding for graduate and professional student governments, awarding of $100-$200 travel grants to students presenting at or attending conferences, free legal services, sponsorship of additional activities ranging from social functions to academic workshops, and representation on University committees such as Provost's Advisory Committees, University Senate Standing Committees, and many more.