Founded in 1930, the University of Miami Alumni Association is YOUR UM CONNECTION to more than 174,000 living alumni. Governed by a volunteer board of directors, the UMAA is committed to encouraging lifelong education, providing quality services and programming, and assisting in the continued development
and enhancement of the University of Miami.

UM Memorial Service Honors Edward T. Foote, II

The University of Miami held a memorial service on Tuesday, April 26 to honor its fourth president, Edward Thaddeus “Tad” Foote II, at Gusman Concert Hall on the Coral Gables campus. Foote passed away on February 15 at age 78. Watch video from the memorial service.


Join Alumni Worldwide for Global Networking Night

Whether you are a University of Miami recent grad, a mid-career professional, seeking new talent or job transitioning, Global Networking Night provides an informal environment for alumni to build new connections, reconnect with classmates, and share your personal and professional experiences with other alumni. The event will take place May 10-12 in more than two dozen locations across the United States, South America and Europe. Learn more and register today!

Meet Head Football Coach Mark Richt on Spring Tour

The 2016 #BuildingChampions Spring Tour features Head Football Coach Mark Richt, B.B.A. ’82, Head Men’s Basketball Coach Jim Larranaga, Head Women's Basketball Coach Katie Meier, and Athletic Director Blake James.

The Tour kicks off in South Florida on May 2, followed by stops in Jacksonville, Orlando, Atlanta, Southwest Florida, Chicago and New York. See tour dates and register!


UMAA Announces Two International Tours in May

The UM Alumni Association will host receptions for alumni, parents and new students across Asia in late May, featuring Rodolphe el-Khoury, Dean of the School of Architecture. Receptions will take place in Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore. With over 600 students from the Caribbean, Central America, and South America, the UM Alumni Association will also continue its Connecting U Tour with a stop in Panama City, Panama on May 16. Learn more and RSVP!


Class Reunions Announced for Alumni Weekend

Make plans now to attend this year's Alumni Weekend & Homecoming celebration on November 3-6. The University will host affinity reunions and class reunions for Classes of 1966, 1976 and 2006. Don't miss this opportunity to reconnect with classmates, share memories, and see what's new at the U! Stay up-to-date on event news, sign up to help plan your reunion celebration, and follow #AWH16.

Alumni Businesses in the Spotlight

The UM Alumni Association is proud to showcase the 'Cane economic footprint across Florida and the U.S. in a new interactive map of businesses owned and operated by alumni. New listings will be rolled out by major market this year. Browse the map at and follow #CaneBiz.

Join Campaigns to Bring UM License Plate to GA, NC

Campaigns are under way to bring the UM license plate to Georgia and North Carolina. Each state requires a commitment of a certain number of paid applications before the specialty plate is produced. Sign up for a plate today!

'Canes in the Spotlight

UM Advances Alumna’s Entrepreneurial Career
Young Alumni Leadership Council's Vance Aloupis Tapped as CEO for Children's Movement of FL
Alumna Among First Civilians to Travel to Space
UM Alumna Receives Abess Center’s Environmental Stewardship Award
UM Hires Peace Corps Recruiter

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