The Graduate Council consists of representatives from each of the University's graduate programs and is chaired by the Dean of the Graduate School.
The Graduate Curriculum Committee assists in the improvement of the graduate curriculum by providing the Dean of the Graduate School with recommendations concerning curriculum, relevant academic policies, and communicating graduate curriculum changes throughout the university. The Graduate School will appoint representatives from among the graduate faculty.
The Doctoral Advisory Council consists of Graduate Program Directors from each of the Doctoral programs. These GPDs meet after the Graduate Council meeting to give advice on issues that are unique to the Doctoral programs.