Transition Programming: From Student to
Alumni Professional

Last updated April 16, 2015

Transition Programming: From Student to
Alumni Professional

Last updated April 16, 2015

Overview

This online training will help you execute programming that both prepares your students for life after graduation and builds connections with your alumni or advancement office. We will highlight Indiana University’s innovative “Life After IU” transition programming that successfully prepares students for professional life while building affinity for the institution. During this training we will discuss:

  • What transition programming has worked and why
  • Online and in-person transition programming
  • How to scale a similar model to your institution

Who should attend?

Advancement, alumni relations, and student affairs professionals will benefit from learning about this innovative transition programming.

Agenda

  • IU Program Background and Context
    • Why transition programming?
    • Who is the audience?
    • What do they need and when?
  • Life After IU Programs
    • Online and in-person networking
    • Meal and dress etiquette
    • Financial literacy
    • Relocation planning
  • What’s Next and Lessons Learned
    • Focus groups
    • Scalability