CSGSA

Who we are?

  • The Computer Science Graduate Students Association (CSGSA) is the official student governance organization for graduate students in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, and a registered Campus Life Program.
  • Every student in the department is automatically a member of CSGSA.
  • Officers are elected annually, and are in charge of fulfilling CSGSA’s goals in the most fun way possible!
  • Find information about current officers @ people.
  • If you're interested in becoming an officer go to get-involved page.
  • For complete details, check out the CSGSA constitution and our annual calendar of events.
  • For a condensed version of this same information, look at short slide deck that describes our organizational structure.

Our goals

  • Facilitate meaningful social connections between CS graduate students.
  • Advocate for the interests of CS graduate students, especially at the departmental level.
  • World domination :).
  • Provide opportunities for CS graduate students to get involved outside of academics and the department.

What we do

  • Organize weekly coffee hours, game nights, and other social events throughout the year (before COVID-19).
  • Hold bi-weekly seminar on student work (GRaDS).
  • Coordinate service opportunities.
  • Seize the means of production.
  • Manage the UMN CS Grad Students Slack workspace and run fun Slacktivities.