The Center for Urban and Global Studies (CUGS) is a research and teaching center that plays a critical role in advancing Trinity's urban and global education on campus, in Hartford, and across the world.


About the Center

CUGS aims to enhance Trinity’s distinct position and reputation as a leading urban liberal arts college with a wide global reach. Read more about how we're working to achieve that goal.



The events hosted by the Center for Urban and Global Studies convene Trinity students, Trinity faculty, and faculty from around the region and world to explore timely urban and global topics.