CIGE Global Engagement


CIGE facilitates the global exchange of knowledge and practice in collaboration with higher education associations and institutions worldwide. CIGE also provides specialized programming for international visitors on the U.S. higher education system and on opportunities for bilateral partnerships with diverse types of U.S. institutions.


Global Attainment and Inclusion Network

A global learning community for the exchange of innovative practices shown to increase postsecondary degree attainment, particularly for underserved student populations.

Japan-U.S. COIL Initiative

A two-year initiative aimed at expanding U.S.-Japan higher education ties through collaborative online international learning (COIL).

Global Connections: U.K.-U.S. Networking Intensive

Designed to facilitate professional networking and collaboration between higher education leaders in the U.K. and the U.S.

Transatlantic Dialogues

A series of biennial meetings with the European University Association and Universities Canada for presidents, rectors, and vice chancellors from the United States, Canada and Europe to discuss contemporary higher education issues.