The Graduate Student Council of Texas Woman’s University is the advocating and community-building organization for graduate students of TWU. GSC operates with a senate and an executive council along with its two advisors, the Dean of the Graduate School and the Director of the Center for Student Development. Its purpose is to serve as a voice for all graduate students and to work in support of the core values of the council, while giving graduate students a formal collective presence at TWU.
Advocacy – Creating a community that encourages intellectual curiosity, creative expression, collaboration, innovation, contributions of new knowledge, and developing respect for self and others through social responsibility, accountability and ethical behavior.
Excellence – Committing to student individual and professional growth through lifelong learning, fostering the preparation of students for success and sustainability in careers, leadership, and service.
Community – Offering opportunities for networking and community creation among students, faculty and administrators; addressing graduate student issues; celebrating student successes; and promoting a strong student voice.