Volunteer

DePaul alumni express their commitment to Vincentian service through volunteering. You can give back to your community and your alma mater through one of the volunteer opportunities listed below. Send an email to dpalumni@depaul.edu or call (800) 437-1898 for assistance.

Alumni Board Members
Members of the Alumni Board serve as ambassadors for the Office of Alumni Relations, nurturing a lifelong connection to the DePaul community for current and future alumni. Applications to the board can be submitted each winter.
Alumni Giving Corporate Champion
As an Alumni Giving Corporate Champion, you will work with DePaul's Corporate Relations staff to plan DePaul alumni events at your organization and encourage participation in DePaul giving opportunities.
Black Alumni Chapter Committee
The Black Alumni Chapter executive committee meets throughout the year to review past programs and plan upcoming events that help DePaul graduates maintain a lifelong connection to their alma mater and promote a sense of community among African-American alumni. Committee members also have the opportunity to volunteer at events by serving as greeters and providing welcoming remarks.
Chicagoland Chapter Committee
The Chicagoland Chapter Committee meets throughout the year to review past programs and plan upcoming events. Committee members also have the opportunity to volunteer at events by serving as greeters, providing welcoming remarks and serving as ambassadors of the committee.
Chicago Young Alumni Committee
The Young Alumni Committee focuses on organizing events and opportunities for alumni ages 30 and younger in the city and suburbs. The committee meets throughout the year to review past programs and plan for upcoming events. Committee members also have the opportunity to volunteer at events by serving as a greeter, providing welcoming remarks and serving as ambassadors of the committee.
Community Services Site
Alumni associated with nonprofit organizations can host a DePaul group for a day of community service. These opportunities are available to alumni three times a year.
Community Service Volunteer
DePaul helps connect alumni to volunteer projects that serve individuals and communities in need. The university’s annual Vincentian Service Day held in May is just one example of the kind of opportunities available to alumni.
Dinners on DePaul
The Dinners on DePaul program brings students and graduates together for dinner and a career-related discussion, focused on a particular job industry. At these roundtable dinners, alumni working in a specific career field are invited to connect with students who are interested in that field. The dinners allow students an opportunity to learn more about their chosen career path from established alumni.
Fifty Year Club
Members of the Fifty Year Club Committee focuses on engaging graduates who have graduated more than 50 years ago from DePaul. Committee members serve as ambassadors at events, provide input on events and encourage fellow alumni to reconnect with DePaul.
Host a Company Visit
A great way to connect with students and welcome them to the DePaul family, company field trips for DePaul underclassmen and lunch & learn opportunities for graduate students can benefit both students and alumni hosts.
Mentoring Students
Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) is a network of committed alumni who volunteer as career mentors for the DePaul University community. Join the ASK Volunteer Network to share your accomplishments, insights, and connections and help open important doors for professional growth and networking.
Regional Alumni Chapter Volunteer
DePaul alumni chapters in New York City, Phoenix, Southern California and Washington, D.C., are always looking for alumni to join the chapter committee and help the Office of Alumni Relations organize events and engage graduates in a regional DePaul alumni community.
Regional Alumni Contacts Program
For all alumni not living near a regional chapter area, the Office of Alumni Relations has a roster of volunteers representing areas across the nation. Volunteers serve as contacts for alumni and friends who live in the area or have recently moved, and they work with the Office of Alumni Relations to organize events such as a Vincentian Service Day.
Reunion Committee
Alumni celebrating their 25th and 50th reunion from DePaul are invited to join their reunion committee. Committee members contact classmates to encourage them to attend their reunion event, serve as ambassadors at reunion and provide welcoming remarks when needed.