Student outreach, engagement and development offered through the Graduate School's Center for Graduate Life, provides the support and sense of community students need to meet the challenges they will face throughout their graduate experience.  Through the Center for Graduate Life, well-educated students become well-rounded graduates with the leadership, cultural and communication skills to enable them to quickly assume productive roles on the job, whether their career sights are set on business or academia.




A Grad Student Friendsgiving Potluck

A Grad Student 'Friendsgiving' Event

Bring a family favorite dish, or one unique to your culture, to share with your graduate student peers in the Center for Grad Life (CGL). Join the CGL's Grad Life Fellows on Thursday, November 15, for good conversation, food and fun. Let's come together in celebration of the season and all the many things we have to be grateful for. Hang out with old friends, make new friends, and enjoy makingThanksgiving crafts. Registration is required.

Connect With Us


Stay connected with the CGL and all its happenings.

We're located on the second floor of the Cone University Center, room 268, The CGL is directly adjancent to (and behind) the After Hours lounge, facing the Belk Gymnasium.

Main Office 704-687-5661. Email: