make an impact on student success!

Calling all alumni volunteers!
Are you willing to come back to campus to directly impact the student experience? Your time and expertise will impact our students and campus in so many ways:


  • Majors Fair, Etiquette Dinners & Affinity Group Mentor Program

Career Advancement

  • Career Fairs, Majors Fair, Etiquette Dinners, Speaker’s Bureau & Industry Panels


  • Fall Recruitment, Spring Yield Events & Top Scholar Events 

Student to Alumni Transition

  • Backpack to Briefcase Series (e.g. buying vs. renting; selecting benefits; understanding credit; negotiating salary) & Connect with graduates in your city

Opportunities for you to impact students are constantly evolving and expanding!

This year, our student success engagement opportunities focus on:

  • Offer internships, career opportunities, and/or career advice to future graduates
  • Discuss your expertise as a guest speaker in a class or in a speaker series
  • Engage with an affinity group to help students overcome the same challenges you once faced
  • Teach valuable networking skills at etiquette dinners

Simply let us know you are willing to help and we will contact you for upcoming opportunities!

Volunteer Today!

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Mr. Randall Harbert

Class of 1985

2018 Distinguished Alumni Award


Dr. Rebecca Morlando

Class of 1993

2018 Distinguished Alumni Award


Dr. Rafie Hamidpour

Class of 1994

2018 Distinguished International Alumni Award


Mr. Richard Phillips

Class of 1965, 1967 & 1972

2018 Distinguished Alumni Award for Service


Ms. Sarah Osborne

Class of 2002

2018 Distinguished Alumni Award for Early Achievement




The University of Central Missouri Alumni Foundation cordially invites you to attend

a reception and dinner in honor of the 2018 Distinguished Alumni recipients.




Friday, October 26, 2018

5:30 p.m. Reception - 6:30 p.m. Dinner

Sandra Temple Elliott Ballroom in the Elliott Student Union

UCM Campus, Warrensburg, Missouri




To purchase tickets, please click here or contact the UCM Alumni Foundation

660-543-8000 or email at


Quick Facts about our Students:

  • 48.5% are first generation
  • 92% receive some kind of financial aid
  • 34.6% are Pell eligible

Thank you!

Your time and expertise with our students will benefit them now and into the future!

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is often the outstanding tuition needed for a student to complete their degree.

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from the Alumni Foundation endowment will support student success at UCM in FY18.

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PO Box 800, Smiser Alumni Center
Warrensburg, MO 64093

Phone: 660-543-8000 | Fax: 660-543-4705 |

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