Highlights from the 2015 Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana

Business Meeting Minutes

The Conference of Southern Graduate Schools is an organization of over 200 graduate schools in the following fifteen states of the southern region of the United States: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

The Conference's purpose is to consider topics relating to graduate study and research which are of mutual interest and concern to the member institutions. In addition, dissemination of information, promotion of standards, encouragement of research, and assistance to institutions starting graduate programs are important functions of the organization. And the Conference serves as a liaison with other national and regional educational bodies on behalf of the institutional members.


The 2015 CSGS Meeting was March 5-8 in New Orleans.

"Navigating the River of Change"

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Meeting Pleneries and Concurrent Session Details

2016 Master's and ETD Thesis Awards

2016 Annual Meeting



Important Associations

Council of Graduate Schools
Council of Historically Black    Graduate Schools