Alumni Benefits

Access an Exclusive Community

Search our online Alumni Directory to re-connect with classmates, find fellow Hawks near you and network. 

Instructions to sign up: Join The Roger Connection using your email or LinkedIn. After log-in, the Directory is accessible in the top menu bar. 


The Roger Williams Alumni Association offers alumni opportunities to come back on campus to take advantage of some of the resources it has to offer. 
Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at or 401.254.3735 for more details on any of the resources below.

  • Gym - In the area and need access to a gym?
  • Kayaks - Take a Kayak out on the water and explore the beauty of Mount Hope Bay. 
  • Library access
    • Come to campus and use the library!
    • Wide Open School offers a wide variety of e-resources to educators and the general public.
  • Radio Station WQRI 883
  • The Hawks’ Herald

Alumni Shop

RWU Bookstore

Alumni Career Services

Alumni are eligible to enjoy an array of services designed to support you in your life post-graduation. Some of the most beneficial services offered to RWU Alumni are those designed to provide professional career advice and networking. Today's job market offers a unique combination of opportunity and challenge and RWU's Center for Career & Professional Development is there to help you -- whether you graduated a month, a year, a decade or more ago.

The Center for Career & Professional Development also offers an online networking platform where RWU Alumni, Students, Faculty & Staff can connect and collaborate through mentorship, externships, on-campus and remote engagements and more! Visit The Roger Connection to become part of this online community.

The Center for Career & Professional Development is available to help you whether you are researching job opportunities, considering a change in careers, updating your resume or looking for some professional advice. Learn more about all the services the Center for Career & Professional Development offers.

Online Resources

  • Handshake: Our primary career services platform, through Handshake you can search for jobs and opportunities, gain access to career-related resources and schedule appointments with career advisors.
  • Career Shift: An online job search tool that can help you navigate the published and hidden job market while staying organized.
  • Big Interview: An online program that offers online interview practice for RWU students and alumni. With Big Interview you can interact with lessons and learn interview techniques in both a mastery and a fast track, practice interview questions, and much more. E-mail for the access code today.
  • The Roger Connection: A platform for mentorship, networking and professional opportunities designed exclusively for the RWU community. Whether you are seeking to connect with fellow Hawks in your field of choice, seeking mentorship, reaching out for career advice, or sharing your perspective and expertise with others in the RWU community, The Roger Connection can help!