What is the role of Alumni Relations?

  • Build lifelong relationships with alumni in support of John Carroll University.
  • Facilitate two-way communication between the institution and alumni.
  • Leverage a powerful alumni voice on behalf of John Carroll.
  • Maintain history and traditions and help secure a bright future for the University.

How does the Alumni Relations team help the institution?

  • Plan and implement alumni, donor, and special events and programs to engage alumni, parents, donors, and current students.
  • Involve alumni as advocates for the University President’s vision and institutional goals.  

Why is Alumni Relations important?

  • Serve to engage alumni and current students in all aspects of the University.
  • Serve as ambassadors and advocates for the University.
  • Provide feedback and counsel.
  • Generate financial support.
  • Participate in governance.
  • Assist with student recruitment, both directly and indirectly.
  • Serve as a resource and talent pool for faculty and staff.
  • Serve to identify, recruit, and develop alumni volunteer leaders to support goals and priorities of University Advancement.