GPAC 2014-15 Elections

Hi All,

It’s that time of year again. If you’ve enjoyed this year’s GPAC events and are looking for a way to give back and to lead, you should consider running for GPAC leadership for next year.

Come to an info session on Feb. 24th at 5:00pm in TCC 432. More information and RSVPs can be found here: GPAC Elections Information Session 2.

If you can’t make the info session, please contact Justin at or Jackson at Also, take note of the following documents:

Spring 2014 GPAC Elections

GPAC Bylaws 2013-14 proposed

Appendix A & B – GPAC Officer Descriptions 2013-14 proposed

Thanks, and fight on!


Fall Reception was a success!

We had over 160 people attend the fall reception. Everyone looked awesome and we all enjoyed a night of food, networking, gambling, prizes and fun! Take a look at some of our pictures from this year’s Casino Royale Fall Reception.


GPAC Fall Reception – Don’t miss out!

Hello GPACers, alumni, and friends,

Don’t miss out on a really popular fall event: the Fall Reception! Now is the time to buy your tickets. Guests are welcome. Please click on the PayPal button below to purchase tickets (make sure to add your name, guest(s) names, and your graduation year once you sign into PayPal). Note: Tickets may sell out and prices will increase Oct. 12th, so buy early to lock in your space and price!

If you cannot join us this year, please consider donating to the reception and GPAC via the button on the righthand side toolbar at the GPAC homepage. All levels of donations are appreciated. Please write Fall Banquet in the Purpose line provided. 

If you are buying a ticket for a guest, please buy the ticket at the same price level at which you will purchase your ticket. You may change ticket quantity on the next page.

Questions about the event? Email

GSG Senator Application

The GSG Senator application is now available in the “Important Documents” section. GSG Senators represent their respective schools/programs within the student government for the entire graduate student community at USC. This is a great way to get involved and get to know USC. First year students are eligible and applications are due Sept. 20th.

Get your application

2013-2014 GPAC

To all new graduate MPA and MPP students, welcome! Please look around this site and email any of us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you in late August.

To returning students, we are looking forward to working with you this year! Check back for more updates about this year’s exciting events!