Founded in 2008, SAGE is currently composed of 14 public R1 AAU member institutions from across the country.


Our Mission

Student Advocates for Graduate Education (SAGE) is a coalition of Graduate

Student Organizations from leading U.S. public research universities who are committed

to improving the quality of graduate student life at their own campuses, and promoting

access, quality, and opportunity for graduate and professional students at the federal


What We Advocate for

SAGE Response to Title IX Proposed Changes

Research Funding

Research Funding

Immigration Reform

Campus Safety

Student Debt


Yearly advocacy Presentation