Graduate and Professional Student Government: Eligibility and Selection

One student will be selected by the Medical Student Council to serve as GPSG Liaisons every other year.

Candidates eligible to become a GPSG representatives must be second year medical students and must be in good academic standing. The term for the GPSG Liaison begins in late spring of the current year and lasts for two years.

One or two candidates are chosen by the interview steering committee during Interview Day and presented by way of written recommendations to the MSC President and Vice-President. The President and Vice-President take the recommendations of the Interview Steering Committee into close consideration but assess all of the candidates for the position.

One or two candidates will be recommended by the President and Vice-President to the MSC. A second (or third) candidate will be recommended as an alternate in the rare event that a chosen candidate becomes delinquent at the position or can no longer fulfill its responsibilities for any reason.