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About the Alumni Association

The UMass Amherst Alumni Association represents and serves a network of more than 242,000 alumni worldwide, and reflects an active and powerful community that generates positive outcomes for the university. For over 137 years, the Alumni Association has played an integral role in the university’s success and mounting reputation.

The Association serves as a gateway for students and alumni to build relationships with each other and the university. Through campus traditions, Alumni Clubs, awards and scholarships, professional development programs, and volunteer opportunities, the Alumni Association creates an engaging environment that enriches the student and alumni experience.

All UMass Amherst graduates are members of the Alumni Association and have access to a host of benefits and year-round programs and services. As a non-profit organization, the Alumni Association relies on its members to invest in this programming. Your financial support will make our alumni community and the university stronger! Any level of support is appreciated and is tax-deductible as allowed by law. Invest in your Alumni Association today!

If you have comments or suggestions on how we can serve you better, please contact us at or call 800.456.UMASS.

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