JHSOM Graduate Student Association

Welcome to the GSA's New Website! Here you will be able to find a wide array of information and resources that we hope will benefit you at every stage of your graduate training at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine!

Please join our official HopkinsGroup Page by clicking the button below! This will give you access to discussion forums, event registrations, important GSA and SOM announcements, and many other features!



Who We Are:

The Graduate Student Association (GSA) represents all Ph.D. and Master's students at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Accordingly, the GSA acts as a liaison between the graduate student body and various University entities to ensure student needs are being fulfilled. The GSA offers many other services that aim to improve graduate student life. Learn more about us and our Mission!

Take advantage of the wonderful amenities we have in our GSA Student Lounge! Scroll to the bottom of the page to learn more.

Curious about what we are up to behind the scenes? Check out our Advocacy Page to learn more about the work your GSA is doing for you!


Our Focus Areas:

Social Events

The GSA hosts numerous social events throughout the year to allow students from different SOM program to meet and connect


The GSA provides funding for student groups and sponsors travel grants to help cover the costs of attending a scientific conference


The GSA brings the ideals and opinions of the graduate students to University administrators, and reciprocally communicates the ideals and standards of the University to students


The GSA serves as a hub for information on all aspects of graduate student life. Check out the Student Resources tab at the top of the page.

Recent GSA and SOM News

VOTE! Its Election time!

Time to elect your next Executive Board! Please follow the QR code or click this link to vote!

We will be accepting responses  until May 24th

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at gsa@jhmi.edu!

GSA Survey is OPEN and accepting responses!

We will be accepting responses until June 3rd! Check your inbox (could be in Focus or Other) for an email from SOM OAE with subject line : "Response Requested: 2024 Graduate Student Association (GSA) Survey, Thank You!" Emails were sent out on May 6th!

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at gsa@jhmi.edu!

For a complete list of Recent News please check out our News Page.

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Jun 7, 2024 - Juliane Liberto

June 2024 Newsletter

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MTA Transit Pass Benefit Information

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May 3, 2024 - Juliane Liberto

May 2024 Newsletter

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Mental Health Matters

The mental health of our graduate students is incredibly important to us.

If you need immediate assistance:

National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Crisis Text Hotline:
Text "hello" to 741741

If it's an emergency, always dial 911

Upcoming GSA Events