Wagner Student Association


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The Wagner Student Association (WSA) is the student government and council of New York University's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.


The mission of the NYU Wagner Student Association is to foster community and to promote leadership and professional development opportunities for the NYU Wagner student body. In order to achieve this mission, WSA performs the following activities:

  • Establishes forums for organization of and communication within the student body.
  • Advocates for student priorities by acting as liaison between the student body and the faculty, school administration, and university.
  • Oversees the management and funding of student groups.


All meetings are scheduled at 5:30-6:30pm in the Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue unless otherwise noted. All NYU Wagner students are welcome at WSA general assembly meetings. The meetings for the 2016-2017 academic year will be held on the following dates:

  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
  • Thursday, October 20, 2016
  • Thursday, November 17, 2016
  • Thursday, December 8, 2016
  • Thursday, February 2, 2017
  • Thursday, March 2, 2017
  • Thursday, April 6, 2017
  • Thursday, May 4, 2017


To fulfill our mission, its critical the WSA be open to receive and facilitate feedback on behalf of the student body. Thus, we have created this form for you to submit information (anonymously, if you so choose) directly to the executive board about community engagement and programs—all in an effort to improve your experience.

Important Documents

NEW Student Group Landscape

WSA Constitution - Rev. 05/03

WSA Code of Professional Responsibility


Past Meeting Minutes

Minutes - November 17, 2016

Minutes - October 20, 2016

Minutes - September 22, 2016