Spearheaded by your Alumni Association, Western Alumni Serves is a newly-launched community-service initiative that provides opportunities for alumni to volunteer and connect with fellow alumni while giving back to our communities.
Alumni typically work with existing charities, not-for-profits and community service organizations that meet a specific need in their community.
Alumni may pursue any activity that they feel meet the needs of their community. Examples include:
Remember to avoid projects that may be controversial, so that everyone will feel welcome.
Yes! Alumni who volunteer for projects on their own, or with an existing group of alumni and friends may also be participate in Western Alumni Serves
No, any Western alumnus can lead a Western Alumni Serves project. Your staff partner will notify the branch in your area, in order to ensure solid communications.
May is the preferred month, however events can take place at any time of year – depending upon needs of your community, volunteers and Western Alumni Branch.
Group size can be as few as 3 or 4 alumni and friends or as large as your Community Partner can accommodate.
Yes, anyone can participate, however project leaders must be Western alumni.
All projects should be free of charge or of minimal charge for alumni to participate.
YES! Events can take place anywhere there is an interest from alumni and a community need!
Please contact email@example.com and we will put you in touch with your Western Alumni Partner.
Through Western’s ambitious fundraising campaign, Be Extraordinary, we are raising the bar to enrich The Western Experience.
We are preparing students to become the next generation of global leaders. We are also inspiring innovative learning and igniting world-class discovery to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges.
We invite alumni and friends to participate in our campaign, and help double the number of alumni who contribute to making Western extraordinary.
Be part of something that's already a part of you.
Logging into the Alumni Western web site at www.alumni.westernu.ca allows you to:
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Need help with your User Name or Password?
Please use the Trouble Signing In? link to recover your User Name and/or Password.
HINT: User Names are often the email address at which you receive emails from Western.
If further help is required, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We are usually able to respond the same day during the week. Inquiries received during a weekend or on a holiday are addressed the first day back at work.
You can now log into the Western Alumni website using your Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter account to access exclusive content including the career management portal and the alumni directory.
In order to log in via your social media account, your Western Alumni website email address must match the email address used to log into your social media profile.
For example: if the email you use to access the Western Alumni website is email@example.com then your social media account's primary email must also be firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you experience any issues with logging into the Western Alumni website with your social media account, please email email@example.com and please provide your first name, last name, and postal code and we can help you through the login process.