GSU Membership & Getting Involved



All postgraduate Students in Trinity College Dublin are automatically members of the Union. The union has a number of elected and interview-elected positions in order to serve the graduate community. below you will see some information about some of these positions.

We are currently seeking 4 officers to join the executive committee for the 2017/18 year. as well as this, each course, school and department has elected postgraduate representatives. Please see information about how you can seek election to these position below

Becoming a GSU Representative in 2017

We currently invite applications for the positions of Events Officer, Communications Officer, International Student Officer and Environmental Officer for 2017/18. These 4 Officer positions are interview-elected posts and are a great way of becoming involved in Postgraduate life on campus this coming year.

If interested, please forward your CV/Resume to with the subject line being the name of the Officer role you wish to apply for.

Please see the following for info on these 4 roles:

Furthermore, every postgraduate course in Trinity has a representative (1 representative per 30 students) that is elected according to the Union's processes. In the case of PhD students, each school has two elected PhD representatives. See here for a list of roles and responsibilities associated with these roles.

We are inviting those wishing to represent their fellow students, either as a course/department or school representative, to complete the following form: GSU Rep 2018

The GSU will conduct Representative elections in late September and you must have signed up via the link provided to be on the ballot.