The purpose of this association is promote interaction among graduate nursing students, faculty members, alumni, graduate students at University of San Diego, and the nursing community.
All part-time and full-time students are eligible for the offices of co-chairs, secretary and treasurer. All graduate nursing students are members of the GNSA.
The GNSA sponsors activities to enhance professional growth, provide an atmosphere for the exchange of ideas, facilitate collegiality among members and faculty, and assist student members by being a source of information.
These objectives are achieved through sponsorship of conferences, speakers, instructional material, local projects, and through officer and committee representation on the various committees within the School of Nursing and the University.