Published: Nov. 17, 2021

To our graduate and professional colleagues,

Please see below for a weekly update from the Graduate and Professional Student Government, which you should also be receiving from your department representative or college senator.

Upcoming events and opportunities:

Week in Review:

  • Remember to take the Campus Culture Survey to help us reach a 50% response rate! A personalized link to the survey was sent to you with the subject line: "Reminder: Your link to the Campus Culture Survey.”
  • We opened applications for GPSG Dir. of Social Events and Dir. of Legislative Affairs. Read more about the positions and apply here.
  • We met with other shared governance leaders to hear about campus DEI plans.
  • Updates from the Associate Vice Chancellor’s meeting:
    • Subject to federal requirements, CU employees and students will no longer be able to claim a personal exemption for the COVID-19 vaccine. Students who do not change their vaccination status will not be eligible for the 3% stipend increase in January.
    • Resource for finding COVID vaccine and booster shot appointments
    • Spring 2022 COVID guidance will be announced on Friday
  • GPSG Executives are meeting with the Graduate School leadership on Thursday to discuss the new fee remittance and base pay increases.
  • GPSG Assembly confirmed four new senators this week!

If any questions arise, you can reach out to your representative or contact us at

We hope you stay safe and have a great week,

Emily JensenBarra Peak, and Bobby Vondrasek

GPSG Executive Team