Academic Catalog

Constitution of the Graduate Student Assembly

PREAMBLE

We, the graduate students of the University of Texas at Austin in order to (1) secure and protect the rights of all graduate students at this institution; (2) to promote the interests and opinions of the graduate student body; (3) to undertake and promote programs and projects which are of benefit to the graduate student body; (4) to serve as the official voice of graduate students on matters of academics, student welfare, campus policy, and the implementation of this policy; (5) to facilitate graduate student communication and interaction; (6) to gather and disseminate information pertinent to graduate students; (7) to foster an awareness of the student’s role in the academic community; and (8) to enhance the quality and scope of education at the University; do hereby ordain and establish this as the binding Constitution of the Graduate Student Body and the Graduate Student Assembly.