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Involvement Opportunities for Alumni
Involvement Opportunities for Alumni
Alumni at a marketing event

Our alumni make it possible for us to give students the tools they need to explore and build a successful marketing career. From mentorship to classroom speaking, our alumni are a vital piece of helping prepare students for the workplace.

Classroom Speakers and Partnerships

If you are interested in serving as a classroom speaker or having your organization collaborate with us for a class project, we invite you to partner with our highly ranked marketing academic program. We offer opportunities for you to speak about your marketing experience in sales, digital, research, advertising, communications and more, as well as your individual career path.

To get started, contact Deirdre Laverdiere, associate director, at​.


Sign up to be a marketing mentor for students through DePaul's Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Network. Mentors provide one-on-one advice, consultation and networking connections.

Learn more about marketing mentorship

Internship Program

If you or your organization needs to hire marketing interns for your business, connect with one of our students who specialize in digital marketing, sales, research, consulting and more. We coach students to excel in their internships and require them to enroll in a course that coincides with the internship experience.

Learn more about internship program

Event Participation

We host a variety of events that help students develop marketing knowledge and networking skills. Alumni help provide value to our students by serving as panelists or subject matter experts, giving students the exposure and expertise they need to make educated decisions in their marketing careers.

Learn more about our e​vents