Alumni Perks and Events

We look forward to welcoming the class of 2021 to the alumni community. Here are some ways to for you to stay connected:

Special Events for the Class of 2021:

  • Beginning Your Career: An Alumni Panel: Learn about what employers are looking for in a candidate so that you can be well prepared as you kick off your job search! Join us for tips on how to elevate your career. Three Montclair State alumni will share how to best present yourself in an interview and how you can make the best start in a new job.Hosted by the Office of Alumni Engagement, this virtual Zoom event will feature talent management professionals Keesha Chavis ’97, ’03 MA, Chris Fitzpatrick ’04 and Bisrat ‘Bis’ Mekbeb ’01.
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  • April 28  – 7:00 p.m. – Class of 2021 Networking / Trivia: As your time as a student at Montclair State University comes to an end, let us be the first to celebrate you and your accomplishments! Join the Office of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving for a celebration of the Class of 2021! The event will include trivia, prizes and a special opportunity to celebrate yourself and your classmates’ accomplishments. We hope to see you there to celebrate joining the Montclair State Alumni family!
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  • June 2  – 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. – Job Search Boot Camp: Join the Office of Alumni Engagement for an informative Professional Development Boot Camp. The program will have two different webinars that cover everything from resumes and LinkedIn profiles to mastering a successful interview. As you begin your post-graduation career, this is an event you don’t want to miss! Registration coming soon!
    • Session 1: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
    • Break: 2:30 – 3:00 p.m.
    • Session 2: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.


Sign on to the newly redesigned online alumni community, MONTCLAIRconnect, to access career resources, find a mentor, explore affinity groups, search the directory of fellow alumni, create an email account, view the calendar of events, and more!

Free Alumni Gmail Address

Now you can have a free permanent email account that NEVER changes and is affiliated with your alma mater! Sign onto MONTCLAIRconnect to create a personalized Montclair State email account that you can use to send and receive emails! Don’t forget, your student email will expire within a few months after graduation! For more information on moving your student email account to the alumni email account please look here.

Career Resources

As Montclair State alumni, you have access to a broad portfolio of career resources. Take advantage of the resources and services available to you and start connecting today. View recorded webinars and workshops, access Hire a Red Hawk, join our LinkedIn group, and more!

Event Invitations

Check your inbox for invitations to upcoming alumni events and activities! Full calendar of events.

Stay Connected!

Visit our website to read all about your alumni benefits, resources, and news. And, be sure to follow us on social media to stay up to date on all things alumni! For more information, contact the Office of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement at 973-655-4141 or