Alumni Ambassadors Program

Alumni at 2019 CommencementThe Alumni Ambassadors program identifies and engages a select group of Santa Clara Law’s most enthusiastic and supportive alumni each year to serve as a liaison for the community. This is a volunteer leadership role offering support to enhance and enrich the current Santa Clara Law student experience as well as support to connect alumni in the area through occasional events and communications.

If you’d like to be considered for the program, please provide your contact information to the public Law Alumni directory. If you’d prefer not to grant your contact information in order to access the directory, you can reach out to the Law Alumni office for assistance at (408) 551-1748 or

Who should apply

Santa Clara Law alumni who are currently practicing in all areas of law, in-house counsel, JD-advantage jobs, as well as other fields such as business, technology, or nonprofit.

Expected Participation

It’s as easy as 1-2-3! 1 year term of service (with possibility to renew), attend 2 VIP events, and select 3 engagement opportunities from below.


  • Invite classmates from your cohort to join you at the Law Reunion Reception
  • Attend the annual Convocation event to welcome new students to campus
  • Attend the Celebration of Achievement Awards for alumni
  • Attend the Grad Celebration Raffle to support graduating students
  • Attend other events as noted on the Alumni Ambassadors calendar
  • Serve on the alumni scholarship committee


  • Speak at a Law Student Organization (LSO) event or symposia
  • Volunteer as Tech Edge JD program or Entrepreneurs Law Clinic mentors
  • Utilize the Externship Program matching service to hire interns
  • Sign up to mentor current students through an LSO (like BLSA or La Raza)
  • Attend other events as noted on the Alumni Ambassadors calendar
  • Participate in OCIs to help Santa Clara Law students find jobs
  • Present to a law class on behalf of a professor


  • Host an admitted students reception offsite, at your home, or office
  • Judge or coach teams for Advocacy teams, such as Mock Trial or Galloway competition
  • Donate to a scholarship or fund to help current and future students
  • Host a table at the Celebration of Achievement
  • Sponsor the Diversity & Inclusion Gala (at any level)