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UNC Alumni Association

We take pride in being UNC Bears

In fact, you won’t find a bigger, bolder group of graduates than the network of UNC alumni. And through adversity we band together as one community, supporting our fellow Bears, students and alumni alike.

We may live in different cities, be graduates of different class years, and pursue different careers, but together we are UNC's Bear Network and we believe in the power of giving back.

Once a Bear, Always a Bear


Celebrate UNC's 2021 Honored Alumni

Join the virtual celebration to recognize the 2021 UNC Honored Alumni Award Winners March 25-28, 2021. The UNC Alumni Association will air the celebration online and we're inviting you to watch with your fellow Bears family and friends.

Register to Participate

Learn more about this year's honorees and the virtual celebration plans



UNC License Plate

Drive with UNC Bear Pride

Show your pride while supporting student scholarships. Your $50 donation to the UNC License Plate Scholarship Fund provides you the option to purchase UNC plates for your Colorado-registered vehicle.

Get Your Plates

Learn more about the program



Connect to the Bear Network

There are still ways that you can stay connected to your alumni network. Join an alumni group and start a conversation with fellow alumni based on your city, academic major or profession, or special interest area.

Find an Alumni Group

Join alumni from across the Bear Network when you join UNC's alumni LinkedIn group.

 UNC Magazine Winter 2020-2021


Defining Moments

UNC has heeded the call of “Rowing Not Drifting” for more than a century through social, political and economic challenges. Take a look back at UNC's historic and defining moments in the feature story of the latest issue of the UNC Magazine.