Be a Part of It

Take advantage of the opportunities to stay connected to SEAS and GW.  Read below to find out more:

Get Involved

There are many ways alumni can be involved at SEAS and GW. Visit or contact Anita Ponchione for a complete list of volunteer opportunities.

Engineer Alumni Association

From judging science fairs, to identifying alumni speakers and programs, to occasional happy hours, the EAA provides community service, educational, and social activities. For more information or to participate, contact:

Anita Ponchione
Executive Director, School Alumni Programs
Email: [email protected]

Career Advisor Network

Share insights with other graduates and current students seeking career assistance. Register to be a career advisor.

Programs for Students

From hosting a dinner with students to delivering a guest lecture, you have a lot to offer. Participate in a student-alumni program to build connections with current students.

Young Alumni Network

The Young Alumni Network (YAN) sponsors programming and provides benefits designed to meet the social, networking, and educational needs and interests of graduates from the past 10 years. Join the dedicated recent graduates who provide the inspiration for YAN activities! 

Benefits and Services

GWAA Benefits

The George Washington Alumni Association (GWAA) offers all GW alumni a wide array of benefits, from special access to campus facilities, to GW email for life, to campus discounts, and special offers from affiliate partners.  Visit the GWAA Benefits page to see the comprehensive list of benefits and services.

Continuing Education/Lifelong Learning

Graduation doesn’t mean the end of learning.  You can continue to feed that passion for learning through formal academic programs or informal learning programs at GW and SEAS.  Learn more about SEAS graduate and certificate programs and GW’s lifelong learning opportunities.

Career Advisor Network

The Career Advisor Network is an online directory of GW alumni dedicated to providing career strategy assistance to other alumni and current GW students. Expand your GW network and connect with 1,200+ alumni career advisors.  

Refer A Student

A graduate student applicant to the School of Engineering & Applied Science may receive an application fee waiver to any of the SEAS MS and Ph.D programs with the referral of an alumnus of the School of Engineering & Applied Science. The following form may be submitted online, or printed and scanned, mailed or faxed to the graduate admissions office. The form will be matched to a prospective student's application after he/she applies. The student, when submitting his/her application, needs to indicate pay by check and should not pay with a credit card at the time of submission. Please use this form to submit an application.