For alumni

UC alumni come from all walks of life. What they have in common is passion, curiosity and a drive to make a difference.

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Living alumni
UC alums who live in California
New UC graduates in 2021
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The UC Alumni Career Network

Co-created with alumni across the 10 campuses, this high-impact, digital series is designed to equip and empower alumni in their professional journey.

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Upcoming programs

A lot has changed in the past two years. Join the Alumni Career Network to hear from UC faculty about what the future of work will look like. Learn skills to navigate to our new normal, from the challenges of remote work to managing your career in a period of transition.

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Tuesday, August 23 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m PT

Networking Virtually and In-Person

Networking is often credited as essential to career growth and success. Join us for this skills-based workshop featuring UC alumni who will teach you how to navigate networking both virtually and in-person. Gain helpful tips and advice on networking in-person effectively and learn best practices for conducting productive informational interviews.

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Thursday, September 29 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. PT

Navigating Ageism as a Young Professional

Yes, young professionals experience ageism too! This online webinar will bring together communication and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) experts, human resource professionals, and UC young alumni to offer insights to new professionals as well as address generational differences in work style, leadership and supervision.

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Tuesday, October 11 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. PT

Gender at Work

Work can be stressful enough without the added challenges of navigating gender identity and expression in the workplace. How can we ensure that we are creating a safe and inclusive workplace for transgender and nonbinary employees? This webinar will explore action items that employers of all sizes can take to expand their efforts to provide an inclusive environment for employees of all genders.

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The UC Advocacy Network

Give back as alumni through the power of advocacy. Bring awareness and visibility to the issues that impact our UC community.

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Double the Pell

Cost shouldn’t stop anyone from going to college. It’s time to increase federal financial aid. We’re asking legislators to double the maximum Pell Grant award.

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Alumni communities

Each UC campus offers a unique experience for its alumni. There are many different ways for alumni to foster a lifelong connection. Volunteer organizations support a strong and inclusive UC community by offering meaningful connections among UC alumni with diverse experiences across generations.

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UC Chicanx/Latinx Alumni Association

A volunteer organization that connects and uplifts Chicanx and Latinx alumni through community building, professional development and campus support.


Alumni Leaders

UC values the insights of our alumni. Meet alumni leaders that represent our 2.5 million alumni.