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Engaging Alumni & Supporting UNMC

All UNMC graduates are members of the Alumni Association, a proud cohort of more than 53,000 healthcare professionals making a difference in the lives of their patients, profession, community, state, and beyond.

Through the association, graduates may:

  • Connect with one another, with students, and with UNMC.
  • Be involved in the institution that launched their careers by investing time, talent, and treasure.

Alumni have the opportunity to strengthen the university and make a real difference for the next generation of health science students at UNMC.

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Board of Directors

In 2010, the individual alumni associations affiliated with UNMC formed a new 501c3 organization under the name UNMC Alumni Association. See who is on the UNMCAA Board of Directors.

Contact Us

Meet the Alumni Relations Office team and find contact information.

Give a Gift of Support

In 2015, when membership dues were eliminated, the UNMC Alumni Association partnered with the University of Nebraska Foundation and each college to create a new annual giving program. This program created Innovation Funds that promote academic excellence and innovation in each college, and support the people and programs of the UNMCAA.

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A Campaign for our University's Future

Upcoming Events


College of Dentistry Alumni Reception at the WyDA Annual Convention

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Little America Hotel & Resort - Cheyenne, WY


UNMC Retiree Association Summer Social

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Corkscrew Wine & Cheese - Rockbrook Village

09-27-2024 - 09-28-2024

Alumni Reunion Weekend

Multiple Times

UNMC Campus - Omaha

10-04-2024 - 10-05-2024

College of Dentistry 125th Anniversary Celebration & 2024 Alumni Reunion

All Day

Embassy Suites by Hilton - Lincoln, Nebraska

News for UNMC Alumni

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Governor Pillen and NU Unveil New Scholarship for Top ACT Scoring Students

Beginning in the 2024-25 academic year, the Office of the President will fund a new Nebraska Presidential Scholars Program that will cover tuition, fees, books, housing and all other costs of undergraduate attendance at any NU campus, plus a $5,000 annual stipend, for any Nebraska student who scores a perfect 36 on the ACT.


Groundbreaking UNK-UNMC Partnership Ushers in New Era for Rural Healthcare

UNK & UNMC recently hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Rural Health Education Building, a cutting-edge facility that will grow the state’s rural healthcare workforce and help communities thrive. Upon completion in late 2025, the facility will allow UNMC to expand the presence of its allied health and nursing programs in Kearney while launching new programs to train physicians, pharmacists and public health professionals. In total, more than 300 students will be able to train here beginning in 2026.


University of Nebraska Receives Record Private Support of $354.5 Million

The University of Nebraska Foundation announced a record $354.5 million in new funds committed for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2023, as Only in Nebraska: A Campaign for Our University’s Future helped to inspire philanthropic support for the state’s only public university system. In addition, 58,072 donors made a gift, the second-best year for the number of individual supporters. This marks the fourth consecutive year that the new funds committed total has eclipsed $300 million.

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UNMC's New Mascot Made Official: The Labs

Thanks to a student-led initiative, UNMC now has a mascot! The image of the Lab plays on UNMC’s clinical care and research, along with the dog breed’s loyal, curious and caring nature. The Labs joins the University of Nebraska's Cornhuskers, Mavericks and Lopers.

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First-Ever UNMC Giving Day Draws 1,542 Gifts From Generous Donors

Thirty-one hours. 1,542 donations, all for the greater good. The first-ever UNMC Giving Day was a tremendous success, far surpassing its goal of 1,000 gifts. The event raised $278,229 to support UNMC’s colleges, student organizations and clinical partners and institutions, including Nebraska Medicine.

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NU Launches ‘Only in Nebraska’ Campaign to Address Future Needs of the State

University of Nebraska System President Ted Carter, joined by the chancellors of the four University of Nebraska campuses, announced on Nov. 18 the public launch of “Only in Nebraska: A Campaign for Our University’s Future.” The campaign is a historic effort to encourage at least 150,000 benefactors to give $3 billion to support University of Nebraska students, faculty, academic programs and research to address the needs of the state.

Connections Project Blog

A helpful resource for students and alumni to garner professional insight and advice for life. Most content is provided from UNMC alumni and is shared through short written or video posts.

Visit Our Blog

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Talent Treasure Trove

These short video compilations provide viewers with a daily dose of positivity, perhaps laughter, or just a pleasant time out from the daily norm, all while showcasing the talents of UNMC faculty, staff, students, fellow colleagues and alumni.

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