Are you wondering how to prepare for life after college, excel in your career, network with alumni, explore volunteer opportunities or find a new job? The Office of Alumni Development is helping you connect to valuable information, tools and opportunities through a variety of engaging programs to assist you in achieving your career and life goals.
The Alumni Career Speaker Series
is another new and free opportunity for our alumni to enhance their
career through live and previously recorded webinars from the nations
top career experts. Alumni have the opportunity to answer a few
questions about their current career goals, whether they are a recent
graduate, looking for a career change or planning for retirement. Based
on responses, a variety of upcoming live webinars and previously recoded
webinars will be provided to you.
Join the Benedictine University Alumni Community to stay connected with alumni and Benedictine University. By creating an account you'll be able to find old friends and classmates, register for upcoming events, create and customize your own profile page, search and post to alumni-only job boards, network with other alumni in your geographic area or career field and much more!
The Alumni Webinar Series
is also available to Benedictine University alumni. A Benedictine University alumnus will host
a webinar and present information on a topic of their choice. Alumni Webinar Series
events are held once a month during the Fall and Spring seasons. Fall
events are held during the months of September, October and November
and Spring events will be held during February, March and April. View previously recorded webinars or complete the volunteer interest form to host a future alumni webinar!
One of the newest opportunities, Virtual Networking, is providing you and more than 28,000 other alumni world-wide to connect with one another through online speed-networking sessions. Regardless of the state, country, or even continent, Benedictine alumni can connect with one another through their electronic devices. You'll never know where your next connection will take you! This opportunity is free for Benedictine University alumni and by registering with your LinkedIn account, you can share your personal and career experiences from your profile. The next Virtual Networking events will be held on July 29 (all alumni) and August 26 (all alumni)!
Many of our alumni are also looking for ways to give back to their alma mater through volunteer opportunities. Money may be tight, but sharing a little of your time will go a long way! This past year our alumni have volunteered for various projects, including the Postcard Project and Benedictine University Mentorship Program!