Student-Alumni Connections

Connect with Students Alumna Serena Auñón, SEAS BS '97, connects with students about her experience as a NASA astronaut.

The support of GW's global network of alumni enhances the student experience from their first day at Colonial Inauguration through graduation on the National Mall. By connecting with alumni, current GW students can:

  • learn more about prospective degree fields
  • network in D.C.
  • receive excellent career or professional advice

Dinner with Alumni Program

The Dinner with Alumni Program provides students the opportunity to share a meal with GW alumni.  Alumni hosts represent a range of industries and interests, including law, finance, consulting, information technology, medicine, engineering, event planning, journalism, and more!

Sign up to meet members of our alumni community over dinner in restaurants throughout the DC-area. At dinner, students have the opportunity to discuss career interests, gain professional advice, and share #OnlyatGW moments.

Host or Attend an Upcoming Dinner

Elizabeth J. Somers Women’s Leadership Mentoring Program

This mentoring program, created by the Mount Vernon National Advisory Council, pairs GW alumnae and alumnae from Mount Vernon College with women who have participated in the Elizabeth J. Somers Women's Leadership Program, a selective, year-long, living and learning program for freshmen women of any school at the George Washington University. Offered exclusively at the Mount Vernon Campus, the Women’s Leadership Program commemorates and preserves the vision of the founder of Mount Vernon Seminary, Elizabeth J. Somers.

Learn more about the mentorship program roles and responsibilities.

Submit an Application

The Mount Vernon National Advisory Council welcomes all GW alumnae and alumnae of Mount Vernon College and Mount Vernon Seminary to submit this form if you are interested in becoming a mentor. You do not have to live in the DC metro area to participate. For more information, or if you have questions about the program, please email