How to Get Involved

  • Join the Honors Alumni Board which meets annually and represents the interests of 3000 Honors Program graduates.  The Board helps guide alumni relations, programs, and initiatives, and provides counsel and advice to the Honors Program staff on policies, planning, and fundraising efforts to enhance the Honors community for both current students and alumni.  The Board is also tasked with determining the annual Honors Alumni Endowed Scholarship winners.
  • Become an Honors Alumni Mentor to Current Honors Students Share your expertise, give career advice, and  provide networking opportunities for Honors students eager to learn real world application of what they are currently studying at CMU. Mentoring can be a one-time conversation, a job shadow experience, an internship with your company, or an ongoing relationship with regular meetings organized around mutual goals. Our Honors Network Community on LinkedIn is a great place for alumni and current students to connect.
  • Establish an Internship at your Place of Work for Current Honors Students Help current Honors students gain real world experience while providing your employer with undergraduate leaders, who can take on special projects and are eager to learn the ropes.
  • Serve as an Honors Alumni Guest Speaker Volunteer to speak at a number of Honors events throughout the year, including Honors Courses, Career Workshops, Alumni Chats, and Honors Graduation.
  • Attend Honors Alumni Events Remain active with the Honors Community, and maintain your connection to CMU, by attending a number of activities and events for you and your family.  Past events include football games, baseball games, tailgating, theatrical productions, and on campus workshops.
  • Make a Donation The Honors Program at CMU enhances the undergraduate student experience by providing special supports and opportunities such as conducting, presenting, and publishing research, study abroad, and more.  Donors like you make this possible!
  • Join the following Social Media Channels:
    • Central Michigan University Honors Program Facebook Page
    • CMU Honors Program Instagram
    • Central Michigan University Honors Network on Linked In

 Honors Alum Bob Garcia, '00, welcomes the Honors Graduates into the Honors Alumni Family at the Honors Graduation Ceremony held in the CMU Music Building.