Connect and Grow: Alumni Benefits
As an alumnus, there is a rich variety of opportunities for you to share your own unique perspective, experience and knowledge with fellow graduates, faculty, business leaders and current students while also learning from others.
Build your Personal Network
Stay connected with the Poole College and receive invitations to networking events, both social and professional. Join one of the college’s Linked In or Facebook Groups, sign up for the Jenkins MBA or Jenkins MAC newsletters or the Dean’s Update, check in online at the Jenkins Graduate Economics web site, and keep your contact information up to date with the University.
The Poole College of Management and NC State offer opportunities for alumni to come back and hear from thought leaders about the economy, globalization, leadership and other topics. There also are opportunities to participate in seminars and executive education in the areas of management of innovation, supply chain, enterprise risk management, biosciences management and other areas.
Teach, Share, Grow
Whether you are interested in working with Jenkins MBA or MAC students or our undergraduates, there are many opportunities for you to mentor, provide advice related to professional and career development, or speak with student groups and share the lessons you’ve learned along the way, at NC State and beyond.
Build your Talent Pipeline
Hire one of the Pack! A corporate recruiter survey from the Wall Street Journal ranks NC State University #19 in the country for graduating students who make an immediate contribution in the work force. Whether you have an internship or a career position available, we have dedicated career resource staff with the MBA program, MAC program, and in the Office of Undergraduate Programs to help meet your needs.
Invest in the Pack
Whether it is $50 or $5,000, your annual gift each year helps build our reputation, is counted in the US News & World Report rankings, and collectively generates critical support to the college for our students, faculty, programs, and outreach. Make a secure gift online now or contact Vicki Rennecker-Nakayoshi to make a gift over the phone at 919.515.0391
Manage your Career
You are always part of the Pack! Contact the Alumni Relations Office at the Poole College to find out more about resources available to you in career development. Whether you are looking for employment or have employment opportunities to share, we are here to help.
Refer Outstanding Prospective Students
The quality of both our undergraduate and graduate students improves each year…and the stronger our applicant pool, the stronger our program – and the stronger our brand and your degree!
Tackle Business Problems
Our Poole College undergraduates and Jenkins Graduate students are constantly engaged in solving real world problems for corporate partners. If your organization can benefit from the work of a talented team of students or if you would like to work on a project with one of our faculty members, contact the Poole Pack.
Host an Event
Sign up to host a student site visit to your company or an alumni gathering in your home or work place.
Join the NC State Alumni Association
You are also welcome to participate in special programs and benefits offered through the NC State Alumni Association. Check the Alumni Association’s Events Calendar for the latest happenings.
Tell the World about your Experience
Please respond to occasional surveys for ranking purposes. Your participation matters and impacts some of these national and international measures.
Contact us via our Poole Pack email address to see how you can engage with the power of the Poole Pack.