The LIM College Alumni Association

Being part of the LIM community doesn’t end when you graduate. 

You’ve earned free lifetime membership in a club where you can maintain friendships and make new connections while taking advantage of exclusive opportunities to develop your skills, grow your network, and advance your career. 

"I'm in My Dream Job, and LIM Helped Get Me Here" (Lauren, '21)

Explore the possibilities


The LIM College Alumni Association provides an exclusive online platform where LIM graduates can find and connect with each other. Features includes video chat and private messaging, along with group messaging based on your professional area. 

We also hold in-person and virtual industry networking events throughout the year.

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Career Services for Life

Ready to make a career transition? Need some advice on securing your next role? 

LIM is proud to offer all of our alums free lifetime career services. With your continued access to Handshake, LIM’s online job search platform, you can search open positions, connect with employers, and sign up for virtual events. 

You can also book an appointment to meet with one of our Career Coaches. Get your resume and LinkedIn profile reviewed, brush up on your interview skills, and let us help you make connections for informational interviews.

Contact Our Office of Career Services

Master’s Degree Scholarships

Get the skills and knowledge to advance in your current position or pivot into a new role. Earn a master's degree from LIM’s Marcuse School of Graduate Studies. 

Our one-year online or on-campus graduate programs include the industry knowledge, real-world experience, and community you experienced as an LIM undergrad, but in a format designed for busy professionals.

All LIM undergraduate alums receive a half-tuition (up to $17,685) scholarship when they enroll in one of our online or on-campus graduate programs.

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Become a Mentor

Pay it forward by mentoring current students. Provide career advice, share information about your own professional path and job responsibilities, and help the next generation find their way from student to success. 

You can serve as a mentor for a First-Year Experience class or get matched with a student in our Honors Program for a one-on-one mentorship.

Apply to Become a Mentor

Be Our Guest

Come back to campus to share your career story and LIM experience. 

Whether it’s at a Career Panel, Admissions Open House, or New Student Orientation, students and their families want to hear from you!

Sign Up to Be a Guest Speaker

Step into the Spotlight

We love to tell our graduates' stories!

Whether it’s through an Instagram takeover, video, or a Q&A on our website, let us tell the world about your new business, latest career move, or recent achievement.

Tell Us About Yourself

Annual Alumni Awards

Maxwell F. Marcuse Award

Presented each year at Commencement, this is LIM’s most prestigious alumni award. 

2024 Recipient: Jacqui Wenzel '79, Founder and President,

Shining Star Award

Selected annually by our Industry Advisory Board, this award is presented at Commencement and is given to an LIM graduate who graduated 10 or more years ago and has achieved significant career success in the business of fashion and lifestyle.

2024 Shining Star: Joshua Danforth '05, Senior Director of Visual Merchandising - Retail Brand Experience, Walmart

Rising Star Award

Selected annually by our Industry Advisory Board, this award is presented at Commencement and is given to an LIM graduate who graduated less than 10 years ago and has achieved notable career success in the business of fashion and lifestyle in that period.

2024 Rising Star: Pascal Nguyen '17, Manager of Analytics, Coach

Distinguished Alumni Awards

These are presented each year as part of our Student Recognition Awards ceremony. 

2023 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients: 

  • Zerina Akers '10 - Costume Designer and Fashion Stylist 
  • Quin Acciani Fasulo '12 - Associate Vice President, Small Girls PR 
  • Clarissa Hernandez '18 - Manager, Growth Content Initiatives, Spotify
  • Jazmin Veney '16 – Brand Marketing Manager, Lucky Brand and Founder, ARCH NYC 
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