Albion College Alumni Association
Albion College Alumni Association
As a graduate of Albion College, you are automatically a member of the Albion College Alumni Association. There are no dues, no paperwork - you are a member of this distinguished group simply because you attended Albion College.
The Alumni Association serves as a means to connect you to others in the Albion family, provide you with social and professional networking opportunities, and offer benefits unique to those associated with Albion College.
Zachary Koshorek, '16
Hometown: Houghton Lake, Michigan
Campus Activities: Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, Albion Student Ambassadors, Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, Omicron Delta Kappa, Mortar Board, Ford Institute
Why did you choose Albion?
The majority of the schools that I applied to were larger state schools and it was often difficult to communicate with them effectively. Albion, however, seemed very personal since the beginning and I even received several phone calls from my admissions counselor, which was completely different from what I experienced with other schools. It ultimately came down to feeling like an individual as opposed to a number.
What is your best Albion memory or experience?
The experience that I have had through my Fraternity and with my brothers has been such an important part of my personal growth and learning at Albion. From events such as Anchorsplash to holding leadership positions in the house, I can't imagine my college experience without being involved in Delt.
What are your future plans?
After I graduate, I would like to find employment at an accounting firm and earn my CPA. Further down the road, I want to return to school and earn my MBA as well as a Master's or Ph.D.
How have financial aid and scholarships helped you?
The opportunity of attending a school like Albion would not be available to me without financial aid and scholarships. Albion has presented me with opportunities that would have been unavailable elsewhere.
How would you finish this sentence: "Because you give to Albion, I'm able to…
…attend an institution that has helped me grow both personally and professionally, that has introduced me to people that have made a significant impact on my life, and that has prepared me more for the future than any other experience has so far.
Alumni Board Nominations
All those who obtained two semesters or more of scholastic credit at Albion College and graduated or left in good standing are eligible for membership in the Association, and thus are eligible for nomination to the Board of Directors.
Please note: Nominations for membership on the Board of Directors of the Albion College Alumni Association will close April 7, 2017.
Nominations are now open. For more information please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement.
Nominations can be made by completing and submitting the nomination form.The Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors will prepare a voting slate at the Annual Meeting of the Board, scheduled for April 22, 2017. Directors will take office on July 1, 2017, and serve one three-year term. Members of the Board of Directors are expected to attend three on-campus meetings per year, make a contribution to the Albion College Annual Fund, and participate in one of the standing committees of the Board: Nominations, On-Campus Events, Admissions, and Awards.
The Board of Directors serves as an advisory board to the larger organization, the Albion College Alumni Association. The purposes of the Association include promoting attendance at alumni events; identifying and encouraging prospective students; encouraging financial support of Albion College; identifying and honoring Albion College alumni who have achieved distinction; and encouraging the sharing of alumni expertise with students and other alumni.
See the current member list of the Board of Directors.
For questions regarding the nomination process, or service on the Board of Directors, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 517/629-0446 or .
You are BOLD!
The Albion College Alumni Association has developed this special space for alumni who have received their degree within the past 10 years. You are a BOLD – a Brit Of the Last Decade! As young alumni, you are an important part of the Briton family!
As your "real world" experience develops and you put your degree to work, we are here to support you and help you support one another. Albion College will be in contact with you about events and services designed specifically for our younger alumni.
We hope you will remain an active member of the Albion family. It is up to you to determine what your role will be. Whether you stay in Michigan or move across the country, there is likely a group of other Albion alumni who frequently get together in your home area.
Here are a few of the opportunities available to you:
- Alumni Socials
- Community Service
- The A Team
- Summer Send-Offs
We also encourage you to nominate your peers for Albion's Young Alumni Awards program. Simply review the criteria and submit the nomination form.
And Albion's Career and Internship Center stands ready to serve you, should you need additional assistance after graduation. All resources available to current students are offered to alumni as well.
Be a proud BOLD and let us know how you'd like to be connected and involved. Contact Elinor Marsh in the Office of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement online or call 517/629-0448.