The Purdue University Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA) is a non-profit student organization committed to the unification of its members through the facilitation of programs that strengthen the community of Black graduate and professional students across disciplines.
The mission of the Purdue BGSA is to:
encourage scholarly and professional attitudes and performance amongst Black graduate students;
promote participation in advanced study for Black graduate students;
promote activity interchange between Black graduate students of Purdue University and those of other colleges and universities;
provide a professional and social opportunity for networking among Black graduate students at Purdue; and
provide a forum for the discussion of grievances, issues etc., of direct concern to Black graduate students.