Jump to main content

Alumni and Community Events

Celebrate your UNC connection when you attend an upcoming alumni or community event. Events provide a meaningful way to connect with your alma mater and the broader Bear Network. Events help you meet fellow Bears, learn something new, and provide an opportunity share what we all have in common - UNC!

Featured Events

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

50th Class Year Golden Graduates

Welcome Home Class of 1974

Congratulations to the Class of 1974 for reaching their 50th Class Year Anniversary. We are excited to welcome you home to UNC September 27-28, 2024 during Homecoming.

If you are a member of the Class of 1974 and have an interest in helping plan next year's reunion, please reach out to the Alumni Association staff.

Alumni Staff Contacts

Honored Alumni

The University of Northern Colorado boasts outstanding alumni and dedicated friends who embody the university's tradition of excellence. Each year the UNC Alumni Association recognizes some of our most distinguished alumni and friends with Honored Alumni Awards.


Career Events

Connect with your Bear Network during an upcoming alumni career event. Events are offered throughout the year and include virtual and in-person opportunities to expand your connections and put your network to work.

Career Events

Athletic Events

Join your fellow Bear fans of all ages for tailgating, travel, spirit and fun when you attend an upcoming alumni athletic event at home or on the road.

Athletic Events


UNC’s Homecoming tradition goes back to 1923 when the Bears football team took on Montana State. Today’s Homecoming celebration includes some activities with decades of history and others that engage our university community in fresh and exciting ways.


Thank You for Joining Us!

Looking back on a few of our favorite alumni events. Enjoy photos and memories from connecting with fellow UNC alumni and friends, then make plans to join us for an upcoming event near you!

View event photo albums

Alpha Phi Reunion

Thank you to the Alpha Phi alumnae for returning to UNC for their chapter and class reunion.

2024 Honored Alumni Awards

Congratulations to the 2024 UNC Honored Alumni award winners.

16th Annual Women's Walk

Thank you to the alumni and friends who joined UNC Athletics for the 16th Annual Women's Walk fundraiser.