Networks that Become Lifelong Communities With an emphasis on mentorship, we foster enduring, multigenerational connections. The options extending from one’s graduate education are many. Among the most impactful drivers of GradFUTURES success are the contributions of the many graduate alumni/ae who have invested time and insight on behalf of our current generation of graduate students. Serving as role models, connectors, mentors, and advocates, they become peers and an ongoing source of professional inspiration. GradFUTURES Mentor Collective Benefit from ongoing access to a network of Princeton graduate alumni mentors, who offer guidance and advice across a broad range of fields. Alumni-in-Residence Schedule 1:1 consultations with graduate alumni/ae working in a variety of roles across the academic, government, nonprofit, and private sectors. GradFUTURES LinkedIn Group Find community and connections among and between current graduate students and those within the broader University community. The GradFUTURES Forum Prepare for multiple futures through sessions with real-time relevance to graduate school that provide a glimpse into a world of possibilities beyond. Program Highlight: GradFUTURES Mentor Collective Established: 2020Participants: 600+ graduate students & alumni/ae in years 1-2 Purposefully connected and open-ended. Graduate students have ongoing access to a network of Princeton graduate alumni mentors across fields. Matches are based on common academic and professional interests, life challenges, and experiences.