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Engagement Timeline

Years One to Three

  • Stay in touch with professors
  • Ask employer to help recruit at Business Horizons, in-classes, or on-campus
  • Donate
  • Look at joining local alumni groups
  • Go back to campus for sporting events
  • Connect with VT pages on LinkedIn and other social media
  • Apprenticeship with the Recent Alumni Board

 Years Four to Seven

  • Apply for RAB and other advisory boards
  • Increase local alumni group engagement and consider taking an executive role
  • Work with your employer's recruiting department to ensure VT candidates are being sought out
  • Become a mentor through PUMP or an informal arrangement

 Years Eight to Ten (and beyond)

  • Continue building out employer relationship with VT
  • If in a new city without a major VT presence, build out an alumni group
  • Get involved in more senior alumni groups within Pamplin or in certain departments

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Questions? Find resources and contacts on the alumni relations pages.