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W&L Alumni Career Volunteer Sign-Up Form


Welcome, Washington and Lee University alumni!  The W&L Office of Career and Professional Development is grateful for your interest in engaging with our team to help current students and fellow alumni.  Our dedicated alumni network is one of the best sources of knowledge, experience, advice and inspiration, and your willingness to share your time and talent with us is greatly appreciated.  Use this form to indicate your areas of interest and we will respond within 5-10 business days.  Contact us at or 540-458-8595 with questions.


Volunteer Opportunities:

Participating in career-related events and programs:

This could include hosting students at your company or organization during a career trip in your area, returning to campus for industry-specific or interdisciplinary events, hosting a virtual information session, and other programming as specific needs or opportunities arise.

Serving as a career resource: 

This indicates that you are open to speaking with students and fellow alumni about your career path and industry, and we would then connect you with individuals as interests and needs arise.  This could also include providing shadowing opportunities for students.

Hiring students or alumni for internships or full-time jobs:

We will reach out to you to discuss ways to partner with our office to recruit students and alumni, learn about any immediate hiring needs or upcoming opportunities within your company or organization, and invite you to connect with W&L on Handshake (our online career platform) to post job and internship opportunities.



I am interested in the following volunteer opportunities: *

Please check all that apply.




Do you reside in or are you temporarily located in a European Union country? Please select Yes or No below: *

If you answer Yes, we will follow up regarding your consent for us to use the information shared in compliance with GDPR data privacy requirements as applicable.

In what industry do you work? *

Please select the industry that best matches the work you do.

If you identify with one or more of the following communities, are you willing to share that information, and would you be open to serving as a career resource for students and fellow alumni in these communities? If so, please check all of the boxes below that apply that you are willing to share:

*W&L defines a first generation college student as coming from a family where neither parents nor legal guardians attended a four-year college or university, or whose parents or legal guardians obtained a college degree outside of the United States.

If you checked "Multicultural Alumni" above and are willing to specify further, please do so by checking all of the boxes below that apply:


Click on Submit below to send your form to the W&L Office of Career and Professional Development.

The information you submit via this form will be used by the W&L Office of Career and Professional Development and the Division of Student Affairs to develop career-related resources, events, programs and support for students and alumni, and will not be shared University-wide for other purposes. Contact with questions or to revoke or modify your career volunteer status.