PhD Student Life

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"Awesome Science and a Great Community:" Inside Life at GSK

Meet some GSK students and learn what it's like to live and learn in New York City at the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.
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Our school is located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, in the heart of a thriving biomedical research community.

Gerstner Sloan Kettering students work hard but also have lots of fun together — in the classroom or lab as well as while enjoying happy hour, brunch, picnics, and other activities. Meet a few of our students and hear them talk about the special bonds that form between classmates.

Our students can choose to live in our affordable housing units near Memorial Sloan Kettering.
We offer career services to prepare our students for success both during their training and in their future careers.
Our students have done exceptionally well both during and after their training at the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School.
GSK Commencement
Learn about how we honor the achievements of our young scientists at commencement.
GSK students chatting in a crowded lounge.
We have a variety of facilities catering to the academic and social needs of our students.
Two GSK students talking in the library.
Our students have access to a range of resources providing key scientific, medical, and healthcare information.
Students sitting in class
Students can engage with scientific and cultural communities and organizations within New York City.
GSK Women in Science leaders
Learn more how we support women in science and encourage open dialogue to help address their unique needs and concerns.