The Goalpara College Students’ Union is the general body of the students of this college. Its membership is compulsory for every student admitted to the college. The office bearers of the union are elected annually through direct ballot as per constitution of the union. As per directive of the DHE, Assam, a student is eligible to contest the GCSU election only if he/she has a minimum 75% attendance in classes.
For the all-round development of the students, the Students’ Union organizes various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Interested students may participate in different competitions in game and sports, debates and symposia, cultural items and social services organized inside the college. The college also participates in different competitions organized by Gauhati University. Moreover, the college participates in different Football, Volleyball, Debate and Drama competitions conducted by different organizations.
The students union also publishes a college magazine every year and a wall magazine twice a year as media for developing the potentialities of the students.