Alumni Engagement Opportunities
As proud McCourt graduates, you can help maintain strong connections to your alma mater by staying involved and engaging with current students and fellow alumni.
Stay Connected to McCourt
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McCourt Connects! is a password-protected database of current jobs and internships with hundreds of posted positions in the public, private and nonprofit sectors. New opportunities are added daily, so check back regularly. There are also career development handouts loaded on McCourtConnects!. Our Career News is also available in case you miss the emailed version. A Georgetown NetID login and separate password is required. If you cannot remember your log-in or need your password reset, email Briana Green at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also use McCourtConnects! to:
- Create job alerts for your preferred employers
- Upload your resume to your Personal Profile
- Browse the Professional Network for McCourt School alumni and students
- Register for career development programs and events
- Schedule a counseling appointment
Alumni Career Panels
McCourt School Office of Career Development and Alumni Engagement, the McCourt Student Association, and other McCourt student organizations host a series of panels each semester featuring alumni working in specific areas of the policy field. If you are interested in participating in an alumni career panel, please contact Briana Green at email@example.com.Back to Top
Professional Development Seminars and Workshops
The Office of Career Development and Alumni Engagement offers workshops on different career development skills including networking, resume writing, social media, and interviewing techniques. We welcome recruiting partners and alumni to facilitate a professional development seminar/workshop. These workshops are usually one hour in length and can occur in-person or virtually. If you are interested in participating in a professional development seminar or workshop, please contact Briana Green at firstname.lastname@example.org.Back to Top
Alumni Mock Interview Program
In the spring semester, the Office of Career Development and Alumni Engagement hosts an Alumni Mock Interview Program. The Program provides students with the opportunity to sharpen their interview skills through firsthand practice with McCourt School alumni who offer constructive feedback. If you are interested in participating, please contact Briana Green at email@example.com.Back to Top
Georgetown Alumni Communities
- Georgetown University Alumni Career Network: Over 18,000 alumni volunteers are currently in the Alumni Career Network database, which connects alumni internationally! The Alumni Career Network consists of alumni of various graduation years, schools, and degrees. To activate, deactivate, or update your membership profile, log into Georgetown Alumni Online. If you do not have a NetID and password or have forgotten them, click on one of the links provided on the Login page. Once you have logged in, in the top right corner of the screen under “Welcome,” select Career Services, then My Career Profile.
- Alumni Clubs and Groups: Every year, hundreds of activities are hosted by Georgetown alumni organizations. These clubs range from regional groups (both domestic and international) to special interest groups and present a great opportunity to connect and network with other Georgetown alumni.
- McCourt School LinkedIn Group
- McCourt School Office of Career Development and Alumni Engagement LinkedIn Group
- McCourt School of Public Policy International Student and Alumni LinkedIn Group
- Georgetown University LinkedIn Group
Fund for Student Excellence
The Fund for Student Excellence provides financial assistance to students who are advancing their careers with substantive and meaningful summer internships that are unpaid. At the McCourt School of Public Policy, we believe in experiential learning and support students who wish to apply their skills and gain experience while making a difference in their field of interest. Application information is provided to students in the spring semester.Back to Top
McCourt alumni elect members to serve two-year terms on the McCourt Alumni Board. The Alumni Board appoints ex-officio members including a student representative and a representative of the McCourt School administration.Back to Top
Alumni News & Profiles
Alumni in the News and Class Notes: Keep up with classmates and other Hoyas as they share personal and professional updates in Class Notes. Share your own events and achievements by submitting a Class Notes Submission Form or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumni Profiles: Georgetown University and McCourt School alumni are featured in the Georgetown University Alumni Association’s website. To nominate an outstanding alumna/us to be featured, contact Lauren Mullins at email@example.com.
Witness to History: Witness to History is a state-of-the-art oral history project to record and celebrate the stories of Georgetown alumni who have been history makers and witnesses to history. Have you witnessed history? Do you know a notable classmate or fellow alum who has impacted history or participated in an historic event? Please submit nominations of others to be included in the Witness to History project. (Site temporarily unavailable)Back to Top
How do I update my contact information?
To stay informed about the latest happenings at McCourt, please complete our alumni update form.
How do I get a copy of my transcript?
Visit the Registrar’s website.
What types of career services are available to McCourt School alumni?
Alumni have access to a number of job posting systems, online directories, and more. To learn about the specific resources, visit the Career Development page.
How do I share/post jobs and internships with McCourt School students or alumni?
To share an internship or job opportunity with the McCourt community, please post the positions directly to McCourtConnects! You will need to register as an employer. You may also forward any opportunities via email to Briana Green at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What should I do if I forget my username and password?
For McCourtConnects!, contact Briana Green at email@example.com.
For services that require a NetID for access, contact University Information Services at https://uis.georgetown.edu/accounts/alumni
How do I donate to the McCourt School?
To donate please visit our “Make a Gift” page and follow the instructions there.
How can I reach faculty?
You can obtain faculty contact information from the Georgetown University directory.
Can I meet with the Dean of the McCourt School?
To set up a meeting with the Dean, please contact the Dean’s Executive Assistant at (202) 687-6163.
Are there McCourt School alumni near me?
To learn more about alumni in your area, please visit McCourtConnects!. This resource is for McCourt School/GPPI alumni and students only. To obtain the username and password, please contact Briana Green at firstname.lastname@example.org. To find the point of contact for a specific region, please visit the Alumni area of McCourtConnects!. You may also join the McCourt LinkedIn page to connect with fellow alumni near and far.
How can I post available housing?
Visit the off-campus housing office at http://och.georgetown.edu