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Now launching: NEC Connect

NEC Connect is our new online alumni community and directory.

  • Expand your network and stay updated on alumni events
  • Reconnect with fellow graduates and promote your performances
  • Advance your career through NEC connections and career-advising
  • Become a mentor

Click here to learn how to join.
You’re not expected to go into the world and do everything the same way it's been done in the past.
Matt Szymanski ’13 M.M.Orchestral Conducting
Alumni Benefits

All NEC Alumni are considered members of the Alumni Association and are entitled to special benefits, both on campus and through partner organizations. 

  • Hotel Discounts
  • Zipcar
  • Insurance Savings
  • ...and more!


Click here to explore more Alumni Benefits
Entrepreneurial Musicianship Advising

Every NEC student and alum has access to free advising from the EM team--a lively band of three conservatory-trained professionals with experience at every level of every size of arts organization.These one-on-one advising sessions can be about anything from bio writing and resumes to grant proposals and long term projects to career direction and artistic goals.

Meet with EM
EM Alumni Award
Small Jazz Ensemble

Learn more about the EM Alumni Award

The EM Alumni Award, sponsored by the Entrepreneurial Musicianship and Alumni offices, provides modest funding and significant support to help you with your aspiring projects. Granted annually to two NEC graduates who are within ten years of their graduation, the award includes a $500 stipend and 8 hours of advising with the EM team. Application instructions are emailed every January via the alumni mailing list.

Some ways you can get involved:
  • Social Media Ambassador
  • Regional Connector
  • Entrepreneurial Musicianship Advisor

Read about the different roles here.

Contact Us

We're eager to hear from you!

The NEC Alumni Association is your community. Contact us to find out how to get engaged. 

Need a transcript?

NEC students and alumni receive their first-ever transcript free. 

Learn more here.