The Pennsylvania State University
Black Graduate Student Association
Celebrating 30 Years of Fellowship and Service (1986 – 2016)

Since its chartering on December 4, 1986, The Pennsylvania State University Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA) has provided its members with opportunities for professional development, networking, fellowship, and involvement. This is done through social mixers, information sessions, developmental workshop and conferences, community service activities and cultural celebrations.
Membership is open to any Pennsylvania State University graduate student in good academic standing. Affiliate membership is available to all others. Graduate student members shall: 
*Satisfy University academic regulations
*Pay annual membership dues
*Attend organizational activities
*Receive membership benefits and privileges
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Meet Our Officers


"A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way."


 - John C. Maxwell











BGSA Upcoming Events

Monthly BGSA Meeting

Fri., April 7, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Kern Building: Room 112


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