Would you like to give back your time? Join us as a Lee College of Engineering alumni volunteer! Alumni support the College in a wide range of important roles from lending their expertise to mentoring and fundraising. As a member of our valued team of alumni volunteers, you will be supported by professional staff at the Lee College of Engineering. We will ensure that your precious time is used wisely, and that your experience is both meaningful and rewarding. Please contact  alumni.engineering@uncc.edu and indicate your area of interest.

Lend your Expertise

  • Speak at student organization monthly meetings
  • Volunteer for guest lecture/speaker opportunities
  • Participate in etiquette events and mock interviews as part of our professional development course
  • Participate as a mentor or retreat guest facilitator for our Leadership Academy

Engage Your Company

  • Have your company participate in our annual picnic
  • Host a company field trip for students
  • Invite the Alumni Council to host an alumni event onsite
  • Hire an intern
  • Advertise an entry-level position
  • Sponsor Leadership Academy to develop leadership skills of a select group of high potential students
  • Host an on-campus Lunch and Learn to discuss issues related to your industry and to promote your company

Mentor a Student

  • Host a student for job shadowing & exploration
  • Sponsor a lunch, host a field trip, or conduct a seminar to introduce the Freshman Learning Community of students to the engineering profession and your company

Recruit New Students

  • Recommend an applicant for one our of graduate programs

Give your Time

  • Attend Lee College of Engineering events (Engineering Day and Bob's Bash during football season, annual fall picnic, departmental events, etc.)
  • Serve the community by participating in springtime projects that engage alumni and students through hands-on service
  • Serve on the alumni council
  • Join a department's advisory board

Give to receive a return on investment

  • Establish an endowed scholarship to promote your company and invest in our bright students
  • Partner with the Industrial Solutions Laboratory to solve problems by sponsoring a senior design project