Parent Leadership Council

Parent Volunteer Opportunities

Members of the PLC are invited to serve the University in ways that meet individual interests and availability. Members are currently volunteering in the following capacities. 

Student Recruitment:

Attend a College Fair

Write notes for Operation Pen & Paper

Attend or host an Admission event

Career Development:

Host a Southwestern intern

Join and mentor students via PirateConnect


Host a Send-Off Party

Connect with other parents on the Southwestern Parents Facebook Group

Contact incoming families to answer questions and serve as a resource


Invite others to join the PLC

Become a Giving Advocate for Southwestern’s Giving Day




For more information on how you can participate in any of these volunteer activities, please contact: 

Grace Pyka, Senior Associate Director of Alumni and Parent Relations