Vision

The Commission for the Global Dimensions of Student Development (CGDSD) helps student affairs and services scholars, practitioners, and students recognize and understand cultural differences, collaborate across cultures, and negotiate international environments.

Mission

The Commission for the Global Dimensions of Student Development (CGDSD) promotes international and cross-cultural learning in order for college and university students, faculty members, and practitioners to become engaged global citizens. CGDSD accomplishes this mission by facilitating globally-focused programs, providing educational resources and creating opportunities for international and cross-cultural dialogue among higher and tertiary education professionals.