Alumni Council

alumni council

Alumni Council, the governing body of the Alumni Association, participates in a variety of activities to support students, alumni, and the College. If you have questions about Council, please contact the Lisa Shafer at 610-328-8009 or


  • Support the College
  • Broaden participation of alumni with the College
  • Strengthen Alumni Council programs


Alumni Council provides a range of services to alumni, students, and the administration of Swarthmore College; fosters communication between the College and alumni; and facilitates input from alumni to the College in the development of policies.

Alumni Council Expectations

Alumni Council Constitution & Bylaws

Upcoming Alumni Council Meeting Dates

September 22-23, 2018 (Executive Committee only)
October 26-28, 2018 (also Garnet Weekend)
March 1-3, 2019