Empower by Example

Northeastern’s volunteer leaders and ambassadors embody the university’s mission of excellence, innovation, service – and giving back. Together we are building off a great history, and shaping Northeastern’s future as an education and research powerhouse. The service of our volunteer leadership makes us a model of how a university can serve society.

Who We Are

Northeastern volunteers are an accomplished group of alumni, parents, and friends. They are leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs representing all sectors of our economy, including business, finance, education, government, law, science, engineering, and the arts and humanities. Together and individually, they share their time and expertise to make Northeastern the best it can be. Learn More >>

What We Do

Our volunteer community supports Northeastern’s commitment to excellence, innovation, service, and impact. These individuals support the university and accelerate its momentum. See how volunteer leaders make a difference at Northeastern. Learn More >>

Volunteer Spotlights

These volunteer leaders serve with their unique skills and interests, advise faculty and administrative leaders, mentor students, develop research partnerships with academia, government, and industry, and lend their voices and ideas to support the university and accelerate its momentum. Learn More >>

Overheard at…

Vantage Point

University Advancement and the College of Professional Studies were happy to host 13 graduates of the Essentials of Management Training on Monday, November 10th. As part of the Vantage Point program, the breakfast featured Corporator Priscilla H. Douglas, Ed’70, MEd’74 as a guest industry expert coach who facilitated a career strategy discussion around “Blooming Where You are Planted”, that builds on several of the core competencies of Northeastern’s leadership model. >> View More Events

From Desk to Dawn | October 25, 2014

The College of Arts, Media and Design will be hosting a premiere Parent & Family Weekend Fashion Show Saturday, October 25th! NYC-based designer and Northeastern parent Kathleen McFeeters will present her sleek and chic clothing lines, Ali Ro and Donna Morgan....