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Creating lifelong connections is a cornerstone of the Villanova University Alumni Association (VUAA). Our volunteer-run groups and networks are designed to help you maintain relationships and build new connections no matter where you are across the Nova Nation.

Stay connected with Villanova and fellow alumni through our VUAA social media accounts!


 

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Villanova’s success is powered by you—our dedicated alumni, families and friends who commit their time, resources and talents in a variety of ways. We know that together, we can accomplish anything, including paving the way for the next generation of Villanovans.

Explore the many in-person and virtual volunteer opportunities to get involved in your region, industry, school or college. Whether you’re looking for a one-time commitment or a larger role, we will help you create a meaningful experience.

Villanova University Alumni Association Board of Directors
The VUAA Board of Directors engages, connects, informs and represents alumni through its collaboration with the Office of Alumni Relations. Board members are invited to join based on their track record of volunteer leadership and service to Villanova.


Young Alumni Advisory Council
The Young Alumni Advisory Council supports University Advancement in our efforts to create and sustain meaningful relationships with young alumni, defined as undergraduate alumni of the past 15 years. Members are emerging alumni leaders who have demonstrated continued engagement and philanthropic support of the University.

Regional Clubs
Regional Club volunteers create community and inspire pride by planning year-round activities around professional development, family, faith, fun and service. Contact Emily Coralic, Associate Director of Regional Engagement, for more information.
 

Affinity Networks
Affinity Network volunteers offer our staff valuable insight on the latest important issues and trends, help find or serve as guest speakers and create connections for continued personal and professional growth. Contact Dana Jacob, Network and Industry Initiatives Officer, for more information.

Reunion Class Committees
Reunion Committee volunteers are passionate leaders of their class who help share their enthusiasm and encourage classmates to “come back and give back” leading up to their Reunion Weekend. Contact Nick Pontarelli, Assistant Director of Student and Class Engagement, for more information.

1842 Day Ambassadors
1842 Day Ambassadors reach out to fellow Wildcats to raise awareness, build excitement and inspire others to make a gift on 1842 Day, the University’s annual day of giving. Villanova provides training and resources to make your role easy and impactful based on the time you can commit. Contact Nicole Duhamel
Digital Fundraising Specialist for the Annual Fund, for more information. 

Villanova’s schools, colleges and departments offer multiple avenues to engage with today's students, from serving as a guest speaker to judging student competitions. Click the links below to learn more.


For a more informal experience, join the Nova Network and make yourself accessible to students for ad hoc conversations and guidance.

Advisory Councils are an integral part of Villanova and are represented across many departments on campus. Members are highly committed alumni, parents and friends who invest time and resources to grow the Villanova brand across the country and increase alumni pride. Advisory Council members help to guide deans and other University leaders with industry advice and suggestions for how to tailor academic and professional development offerings to best prepare Villanova students for the real world. Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations for more information. 

 


Don't see something that fits your interests or availability? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations to discuss potential opportunities.