NIU Alumni Association Seeking Applications for Board of Directors

Have you wanted to engage with your alma mater? Are you interested in volunteering your time and talents for an organization with the mission of connecting alumni to the university and each other?

The Northern Illinois University Alumni Association (NIUAA) is now accepting applications for the NIUAA Board of Directors (deadline is March 1). Terms are three years and are aligned with our fiscal year (July 1 to June 30).

NIUAA Board of Director Application Timeline
Application Deadline - March 1, 2024
Committee Review - March 1 to March 31
Interviews - April
Selection - May
Formal Induction - July

This is an exciting opportunity for you to give back to your alma mater, but we know there are plenty of Huskies with a ton to offer to the NIUAA Board of Directors. Put your best 'paw' forward and apply today!

Expectations for directors

Board of Directors Job Description

  • Attend each of the three annual board meetings in person (February, May, September).
  • Be actively involved in one of NIUAA’s committees, which meet monthly by conference call.
  • Attend key alumni events.
  • Be ready to proudly share your NIU experience and university news with your friends, colleagues and fellow alumni.