Congratulations Illinois Grads!

We have developed this page just for new graduates like you to help you stay informed, get engaged and
remain involved with your Alumni Association.

Welcome to the Alumni Family

How Can we Help You?

Staying Connected

Stay Engaged!

Update your Contact Information

Be sure to update your contact information using the link below. This will allow you to receive the most up to date communication, event invitations and other ways to engage with your University and fellow alumni!

Join IlliniLink

IlliniLink is the University of Illinois Alumni Association’s new online networking and flash mentorship platform. By joining IlliniLink, alumni and students have the ability to connect for the purpose of networking, mentorship, idea sharing and community building all within the security of an...

ILLINI Pride Zoom Backgrounds

Virtual meetings and interviews have become a big part of your day so we wanted to provide you with Zoom backgrounds to show off your Illini Pride! Visit our page to download these backgrounds for your next meeting!

Virtual Town Hall Series

Over the past year, the UIAA has partnered with University leadership to host a number of Virtual Town Halls. The Virtual Town Hall Series is a chance for Illinois Alumni to hear directly from University of Illinois leadership. These events provide alumni an opportunity to engage and ask questions...

UIAA Speaker Series

Continue learning and stay updated on your Alma Mater after graduation with the UIAA Speaker Series.

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Alumni Book Club

Join our virtual community to connect with fellow University of Illinois alumni, faculty and staff as we read and discuss various book genres such as lifelong learning, personal growth, novels and other topics. Scroll down for more information. Participation is free! Learn More

Find your Community

Get Involved!

Illini Clubs

This is a great way to get involved in your local area or with a special interest that you share with fellow alumni.

Alumni Events

Find events in your area, back on campus or online using the below link. Check back often as new events are always being added!

Alumni Magazine

Read great stories about your University while also learning about interesting alumni, faculty and staff.

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Explore the world with us!

The EXPLORERS Alumni travel program features a wide variety of tours each year. Feel free to browse the whole selection of tours but be sure to check out the recent grad and young alumni tours, as these would allow for you to travel with fellow young alumni from Illinois and others around the country. Learn More

Professional Resources

Illinois Job Boards

Welcome to Jobs at Illinois, the employment website for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Illinois is one of the premier public institutions of higher education in the nation and the world.

Research Risk-taker

Chemical physicist Markita Landry’s carbon nanotubes are small enough to breach impenetrable barriers, and that could be big news in the fight against COVID-19

Young Alumni Awards Nominations

The Young Alumni Award is bestowed upon alumni by the University of Illinois Alumni Association on behalf of the University of Illinois. This award recognizes alumni who are the age of 35 or under, and who have emerged as early leaders in their respective professional or civic endeavors.

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