Graduate Initiative Program

Program Description

The Black Programs, Graduate Initiative was launched in July 2020. The program aims to connect Black Graduate students with campus resources and to provide mentorship and academic support with the goal of facilitating an environment where students can thrive holistically in the university and beyond.


  • Connect Graduate students to campus resources & services to facilitate transition to and success in graduate school.
  • Facilitate networking and mentor pairing with Black faculty, staff, alumni and community partners.