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

    • White Coat Ceremony


Payment Details:

GUAPS membership in 2023 costs $15 for the year. You automatically join NAPSA and IPSF through registration of a GUAPS membership.

The membership link can be found on the GUAPS website under the "More" section. Click on "Sign Up" and follow the steps from there. Our memberships and events are done through a platform called Campus Groups and feel free to send us an email to the email listed below if there are any issues!

Postal Address


School of Pharmacy

Griffith University

Parklands Drive

Southport QLD 4215