Connecting with Alumni

Why connect with alumni?
Alumni are your best resource for exploring career options, and for getting an insiders' perspective on various industries and organizations. 

Because you have Puget Sound in common, you have a natural connection...alumni have been where you are, and they are often interested in where you're headed. Take every opportunity to network with and learn from Puget Sound alumni.

Get Tips for Connecting with Alumni 
Nervous about contacting alumni? Use this guide for tips on how to initiate a conversation (via email or in person) with ASK members or other alumni.

Read Alumni Interviews
Puget Sound alumni pursue a wide range of careers. Learn about different career paths through these alumni spotlights.

Use the Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) network
Connect with alumni in ASK for informational interviews...or just peruse ASK to see what kind of careers alumni with your same major are pursuing.

Attend ASK Night:
•  Make contacts with professionals in a wide variety of careers.
•  Hear what others have done with their liberal arts education.
•  Seek advice from alumni about classes, jobs, grad school, transitioning from college,  etc.
Check the CES Calendar of Events for other opportunities to connect with alumni. ~If alumni are attending a campus event, get involved!