Contributions by alumni through volunteerism, mentorship, or financial support are critical to the well-being of the College and to the long-term success of the Multicultural Alumni Network.

  • Apply to join the MCAN Board. Fill out the form below to get started.
  • Volunteer for the MCAN Gathering Reunion Committee. The Gathering is planned for September 30-October 2, 2022.
  • Volunteer to plan events for alumni and parents in your local area. Contact the Alumni Relations Office at 800-729-2586 or alumni-office@carleton.edu to get started.
  • Interview prospective students, offer information about Carleton and/or attend high school college fairs as an Alumni Admissions Representative (AAR). Contact the Admissions Office at 800-995-CARL to sign up.
  • Give to the Alumni Annual Fund, to help support financial aid, the MCAN Fellows program, the Intercultural & International Life office, funding for internships and other important operating budget priorities.
  • The Career Center is excited to partner with MCAN to create opportunities for Carls of color to successfully launch in the world after college. Here are a few opportunities for MCAN members to help the emerging professionals of color at Carleton:
    • Share your experiences as a professional of color through our 30 Minutes program, industry panels, or skill development workshops. Email rholmes@carleton.edu to express interest.
    • Create or share job and internship opportunities for Carls of color through Handshake, our main opportunities platform. Email recruiting@carleton.edu to have your opportunity shared with Carls.
    • Connect 1:1 with emerging professionals of color to provide direct guidance on career exploration, navigating the job or internship search process, or general advice on thriving at and beyond Carleton. Email rholmes@carleton.edu to express interest.

MCAN Volunteer Interest Form

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