Alumni Networks

Boston University’s alumni networks are communities of alumni, parents, donors, and friends who live in a particular geographical region and/or have a shared interest. They provide a critical link between alumni and the University—creating a mutually beneficial relationship that provides opportunities for alumni to engage with each other and with life of the University.

Alumni self-select which affinity networks they wish to receive communications about and invitations to events.

Alumni networks are vital to the work of Boston University; therefore, alumni networks programs should be mission-driven and designed with specific outcomes in mind.

Funding Alumni Networks

In general, Alumni Networks events and programs should be self-sustaining and work on a break-even model.

Other Volunteer Opportunities

In addition to network activities, alumni volunteers are increasingly playing a role in the University’s fundraising efforts and student recruitment initiatives: