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Future Alumni Network (F.A.N)

As students, you are Sandburg alumni-in-training, and will soon become part of the alumni network. The Sandburg alumni network is a successful group of more than 22,000 Chargers in virtually every profession, across all fifty states and worldwide. The Alumni Relations Office strives to connect Sandburg students with community members and College alumni. Current students are invited to join the Future Alumni Network. F.A.N presents students with opportunities to network with alumni at events and activities, learn about the importance of giving back, and advancing their interpersonal skills through volunteer, social and professional experiences. 

A F.A.N representative

  • Assists with alumni event preparations.
  • Attends events as a F.A.N representative.
  • Participates in F.A.N meetings.
  • Builds connections with current students, and shares the importance of Sandburg pride.
  • Helps with Foundation office tasks.
  • Bridges the transition from current student to alumni member.
  • Encourages the importance of long-term college engagement.
  • Connects with donors, friends of the College, students, businesses and community members.
  • Additional duties.

Interested in becoming a Sandburg F.A.N? Applicants should:

  • Plan to be enrolled for the 2023-24 academic year.
  • Maintain a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.
  • Sustain good academic and disciplinary standing with the college.
  • Project a positive attitude at all times.
  • Possess excellent communication skills.

F.A.N benefits

  • Build your professional profile.
  • Improve your interpersonal skills.
  • Connect with employers/employees within your career field.
  • Share your Sandburg story and show your Chargers pride!

Apply to become a member of the Future Alumni Network

To learn more about joining F.A.N, contact the coordinator of alumni and advancement communications at 309.341.5330 or