The Graduate Student Association now partners with the UNB Student Union to offer the Safe Ride Program.

Graduate Students are now eligible to use SAFERIDE home after a long day at the university. Just show your student ID, SAFERIDE will drive you home. It is a free service available throughout the school year.

Pickup Locations

SUB, Head Hall, and James Dunn Hall (STU Campus) entrances. Designated white boards near the entrances will inform you about next pickup time.

Sobeys Grocery Runs

SafeRide takes students from the campus to the Regent Street Sobey’s location for student discount day! This service runs on Tuesdays from 1:00 PM-5:00 PM, with pickup in front of the SUB and Sir James Dunn Hall. It also includes a drive to your home after shopping.

Student Union Building (SUB)

Monday to Friday                            Sunday
5:30 PM- 12:00 AM                          2:00 PM- 11:00 PM

Tuesday (Grocery Runs)

Head Hall

Monday to Friday                            Sunday
5:30 PM- 11:30 AM                          2:00 PM- 11:00 PM

Sir James Dunn Hall (STU)

Monday to Friday                            Sunday
5:30 PM- 11:30 AM                          2:00 PM- 11:00 PM

Tuesday (Grocery Runs)


Monday to Friday
6:00 PM- 11:00 PM

For updates and cancellations, check UNB Safe Ride facebook page.

If you have any questions or concerns about SafeRide, e-mail the VP Student Services at


Yesterday, the final report of the President’s Taskforce and its recommendations were presented at the Senate meeting. The GSA took part in the president’s task force and presented the recommendations based on the survey of Graduate Student Funding. The GSA is appreciative that the report has been submitted for implementation and that the recommendations are a great start to fixing the funding situation for Graduate students at UNB….

Graduate Student Funding Taskforce Report

February 4th, 2019 marked the kick off start to our Provincial Lobby week.  Graduate Student Association is working closely with Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) to present the needs of NB students to members of Legislative Assembly in order to spark action. For more information, please check out the the following document:   CFS-NB-LobbyDoc-2019 (1)

GSA-NB Provincial Document

To all Full-time Graduate Students, Please Note: Part-time students are not eligible for coverage and need to take no further action.  If you started in the Fall term, 2018, you need take no further action.  This email is for Full-time students starting in January of 2019. ..

Winter term new students 2019- Full-time only- GSA Health & Dental opt-out link