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For more information on how to get engaged with the alumni community, please contact:

Washington DC
+1 (202) 587-3210
Bologna, Italy
Nanjing, China
+1 (202) 663-5805

Volunteer Opportunities

Our alumni are actively engaged in their communities around the world. 

Two new Johns Hopkins SAIS graduates embrace at Commencement.

There are many ways for you to get involved today such as staying connected with each other through Johns Hopkins SAIS-specific clubs and the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association.

Ways to Volunteer

  • Help us increase social media activity by using #SAISAlum
  • Sign up to receive SAIS Alumni Connect, the monthly e-newsletter
  • Reach out to the alumni serving as the primary point of contact (POC) in your region or become a POC by contacting
  • Make a gift!
  • Talk about the merits of Johns Hopkins SAIS to prospective students and refer them to the Admissions Team
  • Call or offer to have meetings with admitted students in the spring to encourage them to attend
  • Attend a graduate school fair and interact with prospective students
  • Teach a skills development course
  • Send a job or internship posting
  • Participate in a Career Fair or employer presentations
  • Host Johns Hopkins SAIS students on Career Treks
  • Provide informational or mock interviews
  • Provide contacts for students to help them network
  • Initiate an alumni event in your region
  • Nominate fellow alumni for awards
  • Connect with the larger JHU Alumni Association
  • Volunteer for a community service project through the Rising to the Challenge Campaign

Making a gift to Johns Hopkins SAIS can be instrumental in impacting the lives of our students, and it is a great way to remain engaged. Please consider contacting the Development and Alumni Relations team at or +1 (202) 663-5630 for more information on how you can make a difference through your gift. 

  • Meet informally over breakfast, lunch, or coffee to discuss your career and provide advice about your field of work
  • Support/create a fellowship fund
  • Offer internship or practicum opportunities
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