History of GUAPS

The Griffith University Association of Pharmacy Students (GUAPS) are a non-for-profit organisation that represent the pharmacy students of Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus. It was founded in 2004 and has been affiliated with NAPSA since 2005. As a member of GUAPS students are also members of both NAPSA and IPSF.

GUAPS endeavors to:

    • Offer members both social and educational benefits to enrich their university studies
    • Provide the opportunity to network with the pharmaceutical industry
    • Promote involvement in the organisation to help fellow pharmacy students get the most out of their time at university
    • Encourage pharmacy students to know and support each other throughout their time at the university

Benefits of GUAPS Membership:

    • Discounted pharmacy textbooks
    • Access to the GUAPS second hand textbook register each semester
    • Student Exchange
    • Education events
    • Free NAPSA & IPSF Membership
    • BBQs
    • Discounted attendance to Social Events
    • Subsidised ticket to the GUAPS Annual Ball
    • Invitation to the annual NAPSA Congress
    • Information Nights
    • Subsidised ticket to the Annual Networking Cocktail Party
    • Access to many education courses

Payment Details:

GUAPS membership in 2018 costs $15 for the year.

Membership is not valid until payment has been received, however there is a short grace period in which you may use MyNAPSA while the GUAPS secretary processes your payment. Below are the payment options:


Once you have signed up on the NAPSA registration, go to the GUAPS desk in G16, on Level 3 where there is a little pigeon hole. Money can be left there with your name.


Acc#: 08315508

BSB: 313140

Reference: [student name] Membership

Postal Address


School of Pharmacy

Griffith University

Parklands Drive

Southport QLD 4215