Graduate Student Council

University of Mississippi
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Welcome to Ole Miss Graduate Student Council! Please check back often for news affecting our graduate and professional students.


Senate Nominations Now Open

Nominations for the post of Senator to the Graduate Student Council Senate are now open.

To nominate yourself or someone else, please send an email to with the subject line “Senate nomination – [YOUR DEPARTMENT]” and include the person’s full name, email address and department.

Please nominate yourself or someone you think is worthy of serving as representative of your department or school. Senators are actively involved in the legislative process of the GSC through the Senate sessions and the committee meetings (held once a month). You will be expected to proactively bring up issues that need to be addressed; find solutions through discussion and cooperation; debate and pass bills into law; and act as the main channel of communication between your department and the Graduate Student Council.