About Us

Mission Statement

The mission of the Physics Graduate Student Council (PGSC) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison is to improve the well-being and success of graduate students in the Department of Physics. The council is composed of physics graduate students and works towards the following goals:

  • Facilitate communication with the department and advocate on behalf of the graduate students,
  • Assist the department in welcoming new students and recruiting prospective students,
  • Promote social cohesion among graduate students, and
  • Provide resources to help prepare students for post-graduate careers.

Organizational Chart

You can find our organizational chart here.


You can find our constitution here.