As you and Vaughn College both move forward, use this site to keep in touch with the College.

From lifetime career-placement services to continuing education and alumni events, our goal is to keep you connected to Vaughn College, enabling you to quickly and easily connect with job opportunities through our Career Services office; reconnect with classmates through our Alumni Association and College-sponsored alumni events; or to reach out–and support–the next generation of Vaughn graduates by making a contribution to our Annual Fund.

To find out more, or to get involved, contact Stephen DeSalvo at or call 718.429.6600 ext. 353.


Vaughn’s College’s Office of Institutional Advancement and Engagement works to create an environment in which alumni, their parents, students and friends can become–and stay–connected to the College, while supporting Vaughn’s vision and mission both voluntarily and philanthropically. The Alumni Association is a leading voice in sharing with alumni the accomplishments of Vaughn’s students, faculty and staff, building on the accomplishments of our graduates.

The Association engages alumni through programs on and off campus that expand and strengthen the connections between them and their alma mater. Through increased use of technology, alumni are connected with, and informed of the College’s programs and activities so they can network with one another. New students are welcomed by this group as they enter Vaughn, are supported during their academic journey, and are assisted in the next phase of their professional lives after commencement.

To stay connected and hearing the latest news, or update your contact information contact Stephen DeSalvo at or call 718.429.6600 ext. 353.

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Vaughn airport management graduate Otha Ward'19
Otha Ward Airport Management Class of '19

Leadership, a love for aviation and his exceptional people skills were the driving forces behind Vaughn graduate Otha Ward’s ’19 pursuit of a career in airport management. At 22 years old, Ward is making a name for himself at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), where he holds the position of airport operations agent. A DAY IN […]

Emily German
Emily German Mechatronic Engineering Program Class of '18

By Vaughn College   |   October 26, 2017 Emily German ’18 is living proof that childhood passions can be the building blocks to an exciting future. As a senior in the mechatronic engineering program at Vaughn College, German recalls the days that led her to fulfill her dreams and explains how her major at Vaughn helped her land […]

Angela Wright and her father next to a plane
Angela Wright Aviation Maintenance Class of '20

Inspiration can come from many places. Vaughn senior, Angela Wright ’20 didn’t have to look farther than her own father, Jeff, to spark her passion to become an aircraft mechanic or aircraft maintenance technician (AMT), which is also known as an airframe and powerplant (A&P) technician. FATHER KNOWS BEST Growing up on Long Island in […]

Alina Santander Vaughn College Class of 2023
Alina Santander Mechatronic Engineering Class of '23

By Vaughn College   |   December 13, 2019 “Learn from your past and follow your dreams.” That is the sentiment that brought international student and freshman Alina Santander ’23 to Vaughn College this past September. At 20 years old, Santander is pursuing her dream in the field of mechatronic engineering with the hope of one day making a […]

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There are many moving parts that make up the aviation industry. From airport managers and transportation safety administration (TSA) workers to pilots and flight attendants—among many other jobs in-between—keeping passengers safe both on the ground and in the air is a monumental task. But did you ever wonder who’s working behind the scenes to keep […]

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