Student Life

Graduate Student Services (GSS) is a physical and online place where graduate students learn and share information about all aspects of graduate student life at UC Merced.

GSS provides professional advancement services, intellectual community programs, networking and community life events and public service learning opportunities to improve the student experience, academic success and retention of graduate students.

Partnering with academic units and students to create programs and services is critical. Engaging in a collaborative approach, GSS partners with the Council for Graduate Student Affairs and the Graduate Student Association to ensure its strategic plan improves the student experience, academic success and retention of graduate students.

Learn more about GSS.