Overview of useful resources to support The Graduate Center, CUNY students
The Graduate Center offers a number of excellent support services to help you navigate through your doctoral studies. You can view the videos here to learn about these services. (Click to jump to the section.)
The Office of Career Planning & Professional Development (CP&PD) supports The Graduate Center’s students in exploring and understanding career paths and achieving their professional goals.
The Quantitative Research Consulting Center (QRCC) provides faculty, post-docs, and students greater resources for statistical support in quantitative and empirical research. The Center complements existing statistics coursework by bridging the gap between the classroom and implementation in researchers’ own work. The QRCC offers individualized consulting appointments free of charge to members of the GC community.
The Wellness Center provides health education and counseling services to registered students of The Graduate Center and Craig Newmark School of Journalism of CUNY. The Wellness Center is comprised of Student Health and Student Counseling Services. All services and events are free or significantly subsidized. Due to the impact of COVID-19, the Wellness Center Office is operating remotely and offering service via the Wellness Center’s Virtual Front Desk (Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. EST).
As a graduate student-worker, your wages, benefits, and working conditions are negotiated and defended by your union, the Professional Staff Congress (PSC), which represents 30,000 faculty and staff at CUNY and the CUNY Research Foundation. To become a member of the union you must sign a membership authorization card online. We encourage you to learn more at one of our paid union orientation Zoom sessions on August 20, 21, 24, or 25, for which you can register here.