Welcome Northeastern Illinois University Alumni!
We are excited that you are interested in Northeastern’s alumni programs, events and resources to keep you connected with your alma mater and alumni network that includes over 76,000 graduates around the world.
We are proud to share that the Office of Alumni Relations has expanded its programs to offer more benefits and resources.
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NEIU Alumni Association Membership Program
What can your ENHANCED membership do for you?
- Lifetime alumni privileges
- Invitations to exclusive Alumni events
- Access to Ronald Williams Library resources
- Benefits for family members
- Subscriptions to the premiere Jewel Box Series performances
- Professional development and career counseling services
- Travel discounts on hotels and car rentals
- Networking opportunities with fellow alumni and faculty
- Opportunities for you to share your success story
What can your ENHANCED membership for students?
Help the NEIU Alumni Association grow its Internship Scholarship for current students. A portion of your donation provides financial support for internship opportunities to students, and engagement of students in the NEIU Alumni Association.
Students who benefit from Internship Scholarships
Gina Ridge, fall 2015 NEIUAA Internship Scholarship recipient
For Ridge, the NEIUAA Internship Scholarship is one step closer to achieving her dream as a future educator.
“When I went back to school at the age of 25 I was determined to achieve the impossible, I would not be held back. What I have experienced at NEIU has been more of a blessing than I can begin to explain. Being a full time student and working isn’t easy at all and requires that constant ‘go-go-go!’ That being said, from the moment I began receiving financial support from NEIU I was at a loss for words and I still am.”
Rachel Hall, NEIUAA Internship Scholarship recipient
For Hall, the NEIUAA Internship Scholarship was one of four scholarships she’s earned at the University in the past year.
“We need to empower African-American youths to do everything,” she said. “You can become a teacher, you can do robotics. If children are empowered and educated, they can do anything. I hope my story will encourage others. If I can’t be anything else, let me be an example that you can do this.”
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Now you can get your Alumni Association news and network with your fellow alumni on Facebook and Twitter . Create a profile on LinkedIn and join our Alumni Association group by choosing Groups in the LinkedIn search box and typing in Northeastern Illinois University.
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