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Strategic Priorities


  • Advance equitable policies and practices that support the success of a diverse and inclusive graduate student community and future workforce.
  • Lead the graduate education community in identifying and exploring challenges in graduate education and identify and implement innovative solutions.
  • Develop and enhance the relationships necessary to center graduate education in federal legislative, funding, and regulatory actions.
  • Expand member institutions’ capacities to provide innovative, evidence-based and holistic approaches to graduate education that place students at the center.
  • Increase membership engagement and expand outreach to potential new members by using innovative and effective strategies.
  • Develop and implement a plan for new models of meetings and content delivery responsive to the availability of new technologies and evolving member needs.