At more than 37,000 strong, the Wayne State business alumni community spans the globe – from local nonprofits to international corporations. It's a thriving community that enhances the Wayne State business school's reputation every day.

Similarly, the Mike Ilitch School of Business Alumni Council works to advance the school and its reputation. We do that by providing scholarships, building strong relationships in the business community and more, all in the spirit of forming meaningful connections that engage people.

Stay connected

Please join our efforts to build your alma mater's community! As you'll see, there are many ways to connect on this site. For instance, we host many alumni events and speaking opportunities throughout the year. Check our event calendar for details.

Our events help raise much-needed funding, supports alumni networking, and give opportunities for Warriors to make a positive difference and further enhance Wayne State's reputation.

We definitely want to hear from you, so please share your story and your Warrior pride!

Get involved

We always appreciate alumni giving their time, effort and financial support to help advance the business school. Volunteer your time as part of our Corporate Mentor Program or join our alumni council. For a broader overview of alumni volunteer opportunities, please fill out this volunteer interest form.

Ilitch School students are on a quest to be successful. Your assistance can truly make a difference!

Industry Mentor Program

The Management Industry Mentor program, specifically designed for the management department, is a lightweight connection between alum and students. Click here to access the application. Applications are due by Dec. 10, and matches will be announced on Dec. 15.

Advance your career

Your Wayne State education gave you a base to be successful. And it can still help you years after you left campus because business alumni can always receive career help by visiting the Mike Ilitch School of Business Career Planning & Placement office.


Contact Us

Vanessa Miller

Vanessa Miller

Alumni and Donor Relations Officer