New CGS Advocacy Resource
    Policy Brief on Grad PLUS
    CGS Tool Kit on Expanding Access to Graduate Education Act (H.R. 3334)
    Materials to assist CGS Members in their advocacy efforts
    The Advocate Dean: Re-Envisioning a Graduate School Advisory Council
    Jerome J. Kukor, Dean, School of Graduate Studies, Rutgers University
    CGS Urges Support for Graduate Education
    Letters Highlight the Need for Federal Investment in Financial Assistance for Graduate Students.
    State Snapshots: Graduate Education, Research, & the Workforce
    Updated and redesigned advocacy resource on the scope and impact of graduate education.


    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.