Get Involved: Alumni

Open to all UVA Alumni, the Sustainability Alumni Network brings together alumni to connect with each other and advance a collaborative vision for sustainability at UVA in partnership with current students, staff, and faculty. The UVA Sustainability Alumni Network, a pan-university partnership, represents an exciting opportunity to actively connect alumni to UVA’s collaborative and interdisciplinary sustainability networks to further enhance UVA’s leadership in the multi-faceted realm of sustainability. Join the UVA Sustainability Alumni Network

Focus Areas

Sustainability Career Development – Alumni Mentorships and Industry Connections

Build a network to provide opportunities for mentoring, career development, internship and externship opportunities, and networking with fellow alumni, current UVA students, staff, and faculty via regional events and online collaboration.

Alumni Sustainability Participation and Service

Identify the broad range of sustainability-related expertise of alumni, and facilitate opportunities to volunteer to contribute expertise in specific areas (i.e. guest lectures, student project mentors, research support, volunteer consulting) to promote UVA as a living lab for sustainability.

Alumni Networking, Communication and Outreach

Expand the Sustainability Alumni Network to reach alumni across the globe through effective communications and outreach.

Get Involved

Whether online or in-person, there are many ways to connect through the UVA Sustainability Alumni Network. Meet up and learn about Hoos' contributions to sustainability at the sustainability alumni receptions and join the LinkedIn group to find career opportunities, network and find ways to give back to sustainability on Grounds.

Join the Sustainability Alumni Network - Receive details on upcoming events and leadership opportunities

Connect on LinkedIn - Join the UVA Sustainability Alumni Network Group

Join the Virginia Alumni Mentoring program to connect with and provide career guidance to students that are exploring careers in sustainability including conservation, policy, and renewable energy.

Become a sustainability alum leader for your geographic region. Email Eric Hunter, Associate Director, Alumni Professional Networks, to learn more.

Post a Job or internship for a current student – email David Lapinski, UVA Career Center Director of Employee Relations