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Looking to connect with other WGU alumni?

Night Owl Network

Join the Night Owl Network!

Introducing the Night Owl Network, an exclusive professional community of WGU Night Owls from around the world! 

  • Connect with other Night Owls near and far with a variety of industry backgrounds.
  • Give Back by sharing industry insights, starting a mentorship, or giving career advice.
  • Discover and join professional interest groups, make life-long connections, and find resources to help keep your career goals on target. 

Earn another WGU degree.

You already know how WGU works. You know the difference a degree makes. And most important, you know you can do it! Keep your momentum and earn another degree at WGU!

Plus, as a graduate you will receive elite applicant status. Enjoy a shorter than standard application for admission process, and automatically be moved to the front of the line for consideration.

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Share your story.

WGU Alumni go on to do big things. Stories are how we share your success with the alumni community. The platform is big, and our audience grows each day! Share with alumni and harness the power of the alumni network.

Refer a Friend to WGU.

Share WGU with your friends, family, and co-workers. You already know what WGU can do for you—and how you can fit a WGU degree program into your life. So keep going! 

When they accept your invitation to learn more about WGU, you'll earn a $30 credit to the WGU Online Store. Your friend will be invited to apply to WGU without paying the usual application fee—a $65 value.

Terms and Conditions.

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Join an honor society.

Become more involved in your industry by joining honor societies, associations, and boards. 

Give back to WGU.

You know first-hand what earning a degree from WGU can do for you. Take the opportunity to give back and help fellow Night Owls as they make their way to the finish line.

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Follow WGU on social media.

Once a Night Owl, always a Night Owl. Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with fellow alumni through social media. Whether you are a Facebook junkie, instagram addict, avid tweeter, or LinkedIn networker, we have a platform for you. Don’t forget to add a new app to the list and join the Night Owl Network: home of WGU graduates ready to connect and thrive!

Apply to be an ambassador.

Do you consider yourself WGU’s biggest fan? Are you always telling someone about your experience as a Night Owl? If so, you might have what it takes to join the ranks of fellow alumni in the National Ambassadors Club. 

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