About NAGPS

WHO WE ARE

The National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) is a student-run national, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of graduate & professional students across the United States.  Founded by student leaders in 1987, NAGPS is the only national organization that represents the interests of graduate & professional students in public and private universities at local, state, regional and national levels.

THE NAGPS VISION

The vision of the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) is to be a nationally representative and internationally recognized association that advocates for institutional and structural changes to improve graduate and professional education in the United States.

THE NAGPS MISSION

The mission of the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) is to:

  • develop, sustain, and expand a member network that connects graduate and professional students across the United States to facilitate the sharing of information, resources, and best practices,
  • empower our members to successfully serve their constituents, and
  • amplify students’ voices to campus, local, state, and federal policymakers.