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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.

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


Upcoming Events

Alumni Home Football Tailgates

All Season


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Career Panel: Alumni of Color in Business and Finance

September 26, 2023


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UNC's 100th Homecoming

October 9 - 15

Greeley, CO

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Find additional university events and opportunities at calendar.unco.edu


50th Class Year Golden Graduates

Welcome Home Class of 1973

Welcome back to campus Class of 1973. To recognize your 50th year, pick up a commemorative Golden UNC hat when you register to attend your reunion lunch on October 13. Wear your hat to all your weekend activities as a special designation to recognize your golden graduation year.

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Drive with 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.

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Get Involved and Help Build the Bear Network

UNC alumni and friends are invited to help build a stronger Bear Network. Volunteer opportunities include support for admissions, career development, regional engagement and K-12 education. You can also help build the Bear Network by connecting with @UNCAlumniBears on social media and sharing UNC posts and your favorite pride points.

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UNC Monthly

Faculty and Staff Support Students in More Ways than One

Faculty and staff are an integral part of a UNC student’s day to day experience, but they also make up the donors who impact their experience from behind the scenes. Through seemingly countless possible funds and scholarships, learn about the ways our faculty, staff and donors come together to support their fellow Bears.

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Alumna Shares Insight from Her 20 Years Working in Wealth Management

UNC’s fall semester alumni career panels feature strong industry expertise and experience, including from Wells Fargo Trust Team Manager Nubia Martinez-Caro ’04. Drawing on two decades of professional experience and a relatable personal story, Martinez-Caro looks forward to participating in her sixth UNC alumni career conversation event in an effort to support the career exploration and readiness of current UNC students

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UNC’s Latinx Heritage Tailgate and Football Game is A Great Way to Celebrate our Community   

Connect with current Bears at this year’s Latinx Heritage Tailgate! Listen to Spanish-language music from alumna-owned Tigre Radio, enjoy Latinx-style food like tacos and churros, all while learning about the Hispanic and Latinx-identifying individuals who have made their mark on the UNC community. Alumni and friends are invited to enjoy this and other UNC events celebrated during Latinx Heritage Month.

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Visit the Newsroom and Alumni Blog to find more stories highlighting UNC success stories.