Southern needs alumni volunteers like you to offer the most effective programs and services possible. Here's how you can help:


Admissions Committee

As an Admissions Committee member, you will be able to: Represent Southern at high school college fairs in my area. Write congratulatory postcards in the Spring to admitted students. Attend a reception in your home area for prospective students and their families. Host a reception in your home area for prospective students and their families. Refer potential applicants to Southern.  To volunteer, fill out our Alumni Admissions Volunteer form.  

Alumni Professionals Day

Meet students in a relaxed atmosphere to share your professional experience.  Your participation may influence students' professional decision-making. Please join us for our 5th annual event, now to take place under a tent in the Academic Quad (for maximum student involvement) on Wednesday, October 1 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. Reception immediately following for alumni networking. Please register.

Awards Committee 

One of our most important committees, you will help to research and recommend alumni for various awards and help to plan the events associated.

Communications Committee

This committee help get the word out to our alumni about University, Alumni events, etc. as well as helps to secure discounts and benefits for our alumni.

Elections Committee

This committee is responsible for conducting the nomination and election process for the Association. 

Finance Committee

This committee provides guidance in maintaining Alumni Association budgetary needs includes budget development & all financial matters affecting the Association.

Mentoring Committee

This new committee shares their time and talents with our students by mentoring them in a professional field of interest. To volunteer as a mentor, click hereMENTORS STILL NEEDED! Click here for the list of professional mentors requested by our students.

To participate as a student mentee, please click here.

Program/Membership Committee

This committee specializes in planning on- and off-campus network opportunities, as well as homecoming and reunion get-togethers.  Provides hospitality at post-season athletic contests.  Helps in the development of Chapters & Clubs.

Scholarship Committee

 This very important committee reviews student applications and helps to choose student scholars for the over 180 scholarships established by our alumni.

How can you get involved?

There are numerous ways in which you can support your alma mater. Here are a few:

To find out more about alumni volunteering opportunities, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 392-6500.