Alumni Admission Network


Alumni and family volunteers serve a vital role throughout the admission process. From college fairs to contacting admitted students to congratulate them, volunteers in the William & Mary Alumni Admission Network espouse the many virtues of an education at William & Mary, answer questions, and provide guidance throughout the admission process to ensure that the College’s future is as bright as ever.


Contact Admitted Students

Contact admitted students to congratulate them on their admission and to make yourself available to answer any questions they or their family may have about William & Mary. Connect with them via:

  • Handwritten notes

  • E-mails

  • Phone calls

College Fairs

Connect with potential students and promote William & Mary at a college fair in your region.

College Counselors

Conduct informal meetings with secondary school College Counselors in your area to promote William & Mary.

Incoming Student Receptions

  • Host a reception for students planning to attend William & Mary in your region.

  • Interact with new students and their families.


The estimated time commitment for this role is 5-10 hours per year. This is an ongoing opportunity.

William and Mary is committed to supporting its Alumni Admission Network and will provide training, necessary materials, contact lists, and personal support from University Advancement.






Valerie Wilkins

(757) 221-2514