University of Illinois Alumni Association

Founded in 1873, the University of Illinois Alumni Association is an independent, not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization, governed by a volunteer board of directors. Its purpose is to foster and maintain a mutually beneficial relationship between the University of Illinois and its global alumni community.

Mission Statement

The University of Illinois Alumni Association will strive to enhance all three campuses by connecting, inspiring and celebrating its highly diverse, global alumni base in an innovative, disciplined and measurable manner.

Vision Statement

The University of Illinois Alumni Association will serve as a compelling and collaborative advocate for all three campuses by creating a broadly inclusive, highly informed and significantly engaged network of dedicated alumni.