Shared Resources

ACSN offers many resources for our Individual Professional Members. Individual Professional Members have access to all resources. Access by others is determined based on membership types.

Grab and Go  Don’t recreate the wheel! This section contains handouts, articles and other templates from ACSN members that you can adapt for your alumni. Just label with your institution’s logo or wordmark, fill in a few blanks, and leave the “Adapted from” statement at the bottom of the page.

Info to Share  Access best practices that ACSN members have gathered on the job for you to borrow or use as a resource for your own work. Best practices are grouped by topic and include: successful alumni programming ideas, popular webinar topics, proven counseling techniques, vendor recommendations, and other insights.

Web Resources We Love  Access links to free websites that are favorites of ACSN members, including resources for alumni of specific career stages, diverse populations, online assessments, and more. 


Member Voices  Access a curated list of articles, books, presentations, webinars from ACSN members. This section showcases the expertise of ACSN members grouped by topic.


Job Openings Check here for current openings for alumni career services professionals.  Submit openings to  Looking for sample job descriptions to write one for your school? Email

Webinar Archive  All ACSN webinars are recorded and archived online for 24-7 viewing. 

Past Conferences & Meet-ups  Access resources from ACSN’s annual conferences and regional meet-ups, including past agendas, speaker bios, recordings, notes, attendee directories, handouts and more.


Member Benchmarking Based on survey responses from ACSN members, this section, which will be updated annually, will help you provide justification for and benchmark your programs and services against those of member institutions. Look for the first report in June 2017.

Additional Resources

Alumni Career Services Network LinkedIn Group Join the ACSN LinkedIn group as an additional way to connect with fellow members about best practices. Members frequently post discussions and pose questions to the group about timely topics affecting our field.

National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE) Knowledge Center NACE’s knowledge center is a robust collection of information and best practices about the larger field of career services. Topics include: assessment, branding & marketing, career Services, coaching/counseling, diversity, legal issues, student outcomes and more.


Have information to share? If you have information to share or questions regarding this resource section, please contact the Site Resource Co-Chairs, Tina Vance Knight at or Alexandra Stephens at