About the WUAA
“There’s a special connection between Bearcats, something I have discovered time and again. No matter the graduation year, I enjoy meeting my fellow alumni – and those who have yet to graduate. It is through the people of Willamette that I most deeply feel the connection to the university, so I’ll continue looking for ways to be involved.” – Adam DuVander ’01
The purpose of the Willamette University Alumni Association is to promote the interest of Willamette University and to establish and maintain life-long and mutually beneficial relations between each other, and between the University and its current and future alumni.
This is an organization FOR you and shaped BY you, with a multitude of ways for you to plug in. We look forward to your involvement in this vibrant lifelong community.
Board of Directors
The Alumni Association is represented by elected volunteers who meet regularly and serve on a variety of committees to serve the alumni community.
If you know of someone doing remarkable things, we would love to know about it! Nominations are accepted on a rolling basis for the following year's selection.
The 25,000+ strong Bearcat alumni population is the single largest benefit of the WUAA, but there are some other perks too!
Volunteers are vital to the continued success of the WUAA. Whether you are in Salem or Bangladesh, there are numerous ways to get involved and help your fellow Bearcats.
Stay informed and keep in touch with Willamette!
You may manage your e-communications preferences by logging on to alumni.willamette.edu.
Alumni Relations Staff
A professional staff supports the Alumni Association, its activities and all of its volunteers including the Board of Directors and its committees.
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