New Member Registration - Graduate Career Consortium

Registration Overview

Thank you for your interest in joining the GCC.

Full membership in the GCC is available to individual staff and administrators who provide or support professional and career development services for doctoral candidates or postdoctoral scholars at:

  • U.S. institutions of higher education classified as Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity or Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity (through the Carnegie Classification)
  • Canadian U15 institutions
  • U.S. and Canadian medical schools
  • Research institutes, and other government or non-profit organizations that engage in or support the research endeavor, as determined by the Executive Board.
Emeritus Membership and Trainee Membership benefits and costs are outlined below. For more information please contact the GCC Secretary at
Benefits of

Membership Categories
Access to GCC member only forums YES YES YES
Access to GCC member list YES YES YES
Vote in GCC elections YES YES NO
Run for Office in GCC elections YES NO NO
Volunteer on GCC committees YES YES YES
Chair GCC committees YES NO NO
Attend GCC national conferences YES YES YES
Attend GCC regional conferences YES YES YES
Discount on annual GCC dues   50%
2019-2020 Dues $200 $100 $150
2020-2021 Dues $250 $125 $187.50

Membership dues for the 2019 – 20 year are $200 for full members, $100 for emeritus members, and $150 for trainee members.

Beginning in August 2020 for the 2020 – 21 year, membership dues will be $250 for full members, $125 for emeritus members, and $187.50 for trainee members.
Membership dues are collected at the beginning of each fiscal year (August). Our membership year runs August - August. There is no pro-rated membership if you join midway through the fiscal year.

Your eligibility for membership will be determined by the Secretary and full membership will be granted when/if approved, and you will be notified by email.  Thank you again for your interest in the GCC!
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