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Northeastern volunteers give back. Every day, hundreds of our volunteers are helping us spread the Northeastern experience around the globe. Share your valuable experience, expertise and knowledge with your Northeastern network. Your time and mentorship could be the catalyst for a fellow community member to achieve whats next.

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Volunteering is a great way to show your support to the university. You can help plan an event, host a gathering, mentor a student, or simply engage with us through social or digital channels. Whatever you do and regardless of how much time you have to offer, rest assured that your contribution will significantly impact those around you. We will work with you to determine the best opportunities that fit your needs. Start by filling out one of the forms below, based on how you would like to engage with us.


  • Strengthen your network
  • Gain leadership and event management skills
  • Serve as a university ambassador
  • Have a seat at the table in developing experiences for alumni
  • Attend events free of charge
  • Give back to the University

Co-op MENTOR Program

Mentoring is a great way to stay connected to the university while helping to shape current students’ experience. Our Regional Co-op Mentor Program, currently offered in Washington, D.C., New York City, Northern California, and London, gives alumni and parents an opportunity to connect one-on-one with a co-op student in their region.
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Contact Stephanie Foner

Affinity reunion volunteers

Remember that student group you joined? Or the athletics team you played on? Affinity Reunion Volunteers are the most important component of the reunion planning process, ad they have the best insight into the kinds of events their peers might enjoy. You can make a difference in the experience your peers receive. If you would like to assist in bringing together a group from your Northeastern days, reach out to us today.

Contact Adrianne Denenberg

young alumni advisory board

The Young Alumni Advisory Board provides insight and creates opportunities that enrich the personal and professional lives of recent graduates. This diverse group serves as ambassadors for the university through their leadership and by being chief executive connectors for all members of the Northeastern community.

Contact Adrianne Denenberg


We are always looking for speakers to share their expertise. Topics may include career development, education, mastering new skills or another relevant theme. If you like public speaking and want to serve as an event speaker, we want to hear from you.

Contact Ilana Gensler


Whether you are looking for a rising star, or simply want to pay your success forward, there is no doubt that hiring a co-op student is the right move for your company. Our various recruitment options provide you with a cost-effective approach to hiring, training, evaluating, and on-boarding talent.

Contact Michele Rapp

Support student engagement

Students are on the trajectory toward becoming alumni. Throughout the year, the Office of Alumni Relations hosts programs to bring together students and alumni. Share your experience to help students become leaders of tomorrow.

Contact C. Hawkins