GPSA Council

The GPSA Council consists of representatives from each academic department and the elected executive board, which are advised by the GPSA business manager and the Graduate College dean. The council is governed in accordance to the GPSA Constitution and GPSA Bylaws.

If you are currently an enrolled and admitted student interested in becoming involved with council activities, please contact the GPSA or GPSA president. You can also check out our organizational chart, which also lists current vacancies within the council and committees.

Council Meetings

If you have been selected to serve as your department’s representative, please submit the Academic Year Representative Form or Summer Term Representative Form to the or bring with you to your first council meeting. If you have been selected as a representative and are unable to attend a meeting in person, you must appoint a proxy utilizing the Proxy Form which must be submitted three business days prior to the scheduled meeting.

Council Agenda and Minutes

In accordance with NRS 241.020 (Nevada Open Meeting Law), meeting agendas are posted on-campus and online at least three business days prior to the scheduled meeting date.

Council Meetings

Event Title Date Time Location
GPSA Summer Council Meetings Monday, July 1, 2019 10:00am
Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

Executive Board

The executive board of the GPSA Council consists of four elected positions: president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer.


Department Representatives


Representative Training Materials


Department representatives and at-large members are appointed to various committees on-campus to provide a voice for all UNLV graduate and professional students. While some committees meet regularly, others do not. Check out the announcements page to view upcoming GPSA Committee meeting dates and times.

GPSA Committees

Meetings are open to the public and agendas are posted on-campus and online at least three business days prior to the scheduled meeting date.

  • Executive Board
  • Activities and Service
  • Bylaws
  • Sponsorship  (Travel & Research)
  • Student Organization Funding
  • Publications
  • Government Relations (legislative year only)

Graduate College

Descriptions and additional information regarding the Graduate Council Committees under the umbrella of the Graduate College can be found online.

Faculty Senate

Descriptions and additional information regarding the Faculty Senate Committees can be found online.

Campus-Wide Committees

Recognized Student Organizations

The GPSA recognizes organized groups of currently enrolled UNLV graduate & professional students that have a commitment to academics, diversity, leadership development, and service and/or student involvement. The GPSA provides limited funding opportunities for student organizations and individual events and/or activities.