There are a number of ways to get involved, and being involved is a great way to stay connected to the college and fellow alumni. For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 612-330-1085 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The organization of former Augsburg College athletes promotes a quality athletic experience by supporting Augsburg student-athletes and the Athletic Department.
ABC (Augsburg Builds Connections) Mentoring Program
The Augsburg Builds Connections mentoring program is designed to enable alumni professionals to provide information, encouragement, and support to students. This flexible volunteer program allows mentors to connect with students via email, phone, or face-to-face meetings and assist them in navigating their career path and achieving their professional goals.
AWE (Augsburg Women Engaged)— Connecting, Learning, Giving
AWE is a catalyst for tapping the potential for women to connect, learn, and give. We believe all women have knowledge, experience, and resources to share. Therefore, alumnae are invited to make meaningful connections with and for Augsburg’s AWEsome women by participating with an AWE Action Team. We welcome participation in whatever way best suits your interests, circumstances, and availability.
Auggie in Residence
This program is a way for our alumni to come back to Augsburg to share their professional expertise and vocation. This is a flexible program and a unique opportunity for alumni to connect with current students, faculty, and staff.
The Alumni Board is a governing body of the Alumni Association. Together with the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations, it provides resources and opportunities to engage alumni with the College and each other through consistent communication, inclusive programming, and intentional relationship building.
The Associates support Augsburg through fundraising events including estate sales, Velkommen Jul, and the Scandinavian boutique. The fund supports special projects and scholarships. Spring 2013 newsletter link here.
As College Liaisons, Auggie alumni across the country can connect with prospective students at college fairs. Dozens of these fairs are held each year—in high schools, churches, hotels, and conference centers—providing a great opportunity for youth and parents to survey the college scene and focus in on institutions that seem to provide the best fit for the prospective student.
WEC Mentoring-Augsburg Start
Augsburg Start is a mentor outreach program focused on pairing new students in the weekend and evening program with an alumni mentor who will support them in their first term. Once paired with a new student, you will be asked to connect with them and be available as a resource for help and support.
Institutional Advancement Assistant
The assistant position is a unique opportunity to work with the staff of Institutional Advancement and help support and build relationships with our alumni, parents and friends of Augsburg.
MAL Alumni Board (Master of Arts in Leadership)
This group engages current students and MAL alumni in the further advancement of the Center for Leadership Studies at Augsburg College.
MBA Alumni Network (Master of Business Administration)
The network serves to support the work of the program and keep MBA alumni connected to one another and to the College.
Parent and Family Council
This committee includes parents and family members of current Augsburg students. The Parent and Family Council will help you stay up-to-date with campus events and feel more closely connected with your student and the College.
This is a mentoring program, which pairs students of color with alumni of color in mentoring relationships.
StepUp Gala and Advisory Board
The StepUP Program is an Augsburg College program for men and women in recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs who are pursuing a college education. The advisory board increases philanthropic support for, and visibility of, the StepUP Program’s endowment.
Young Alumni Council
This volunteer council is comprised of alumni who have graduated within the previous 10 years. The Young Alumni Council mission is to provide dynamic and engaging social and educational opportunities for their peers. Members also serve as an advisory council to the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations.