Volunteers are vital to the success of Hanover, giving their time, talent, and treasure. From organizing national outreach activities to serving as online career advisors to students, there are many opportunities to make a significant impact. You will always find a way to volunteer that will fit into your schedule and allow you to stay connected to Hanover.

Below is a list of the many volunteer and engagement opportunities through which you can share your time, resources and skills. The need for volunteers are on an ‘as-needed’ basis and are kept in a volunteer pool for a time period of one year, unless instructed otherwise.

Admission assistance

Refer a prospective student who you know will do well at Hanover: Refer a Student.

Visit your local high school’s guidance counselor to tell them about the great things going on at Hanover College. For a packet of information, email admission@hanover.edu or call 812-866-7021 or 1-800-213-2178.

Represent Hanover at College Fairs: College Fair Information.

Join the Hanover Alumni Recruitment Team (HART)! More information about HART.


Alumni Achievement Award
Nominate an alum who has demonstrated achievement in his or her professional field, service to his or her community or service to Hanover College.

Athletic Hall of Fame
Nominate an alum who has excelled in athletics at HC or through his or her career as a coach.

Distinguished Young Alumni Award
The award recognizes alumni, under the age of 40, who have enhanced the reputation of the College by making significant contributions to their community, state and nation.

Eleanore Watts Moyer Volunteer Service Award
Nominate an alum, Hanover-Madison community member, Hanover College faculty or staff member who has provided leadership in volunteerism for Hanover College

Career development

Alumni provide valuable resources for Hanover students who are interested in experiencing the work world in their desired career field. Alumni are invited to participate in our On Campus Recruiting program in a variety of ways, such as giving a presentation to students about their company, hosting students for internships, or coming to campus to interview job seekers for permanent positions.

Alumni are also encouraged to join our Hanover Career Alumni Network (HanoverCAN) on LinkedIn where they can network with other alumni and recent graduates. For more information, please visit careercenter.hanover.edu/alumni or e-mail careercenter@hanover.edu.

Reunion class agent program

Through the Reunion Class Agent program, each class is represented by a volunteer who is responsible for coordinating and implementing the fund-raising process for the Hanover Fund in his or her class.

Legacy families

Legacy Outreach Program
Family connections are important to Hanover College! Register your legacy children, grandchildren and siblings to receive free ‘milestone’ gifts here.

Legacy Students
Children, grandchildren and siblings of alumni may qualify for up to $3,000 in Legacy Scholarships per year. To let us know about your legacy please visit: Refer a Legacy

Indiana license plates

Indiana alumni can show their Hanover pride everywhere they go by ordering an Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles Hanover College license plate: License Plate Program

Show your pride

Enhance awareness of HC by displaying the Hanover College name in public. Wear Hanover College sportswear out in your community, display HC memorabilia in your home and office, purchase an Indiana HC collegiate license plate or display a decal!

Stay current

Read The Hanoverian, follow @HanoverCollege on social media and check out the website for current information about programs, events, and latest happenings at Hanover. Keep in touch with Hanover class notes!