A degree isn’t the only thing you get from the University of Miami when you graduate! All graduates of UM are given a free lifetime membership in the University of Miami Alumni Association.
Founded in 1930, the University of Miami Alumni Association is YOUR UM CONNECTION to more than 181,531 fellow alumni.
Alumni Weekend and Homecoming is an annual celebration where all alumni gather on campus to celebrate being a 'Cane!  Regardless of your graduation year, campus involvement, or area of study, there is something for everyone!
The University of Miami Alumni Association works to keep you involved and active by planning many events and programs throughout the year.

'Cane for Life

The University of Miami Alumni Association is committed to encouraging lifelong education, providing quality services and programming, and assisting in the continued development and enhancement of the University of Miami. Founded in 1930, UMAA is your UM connection to more than 181,531 fellow alumni.

Alumni Events

Reconnect with old friends or make new ones at a host of events and programs throughout the year presented by the Alumni Association. Starting with the spectacular Alumni Weekend & Homecoming, join fellow alumni from across the globe for receptions and other networking events.

Alumni Groups

In dozens of cities across the country and globally, the Alumni Association charters alumni clubs to reach out to University of Miami alumni, families, and friends to keep the green and orange bond alive. Keep the connections going!

Alumni Benefits

All graduates of the University of Miami receive a free lifetime membership to the Alumni Association, and have access to special members-only deals, discounts, and offers from UMAA partners. Just sign up for your Alumni Card to get started, and check these great benefits and services below.


Access to brilliant minds doesn’t end at graduation. The UM Alumni Association presents a variety of programs and events that showcase esteemed faculty and alumni, both on campus and in key cities.


Whether you are currently searching for a job, considering a career change, or looking for talented individuals to help grow your business, the Alumni Association offers programs, resources, and relationships aimed at professional success. Check it out.


The UM Office of Annual Giving turns individual gifts – of all sizes – into collective energy. It is alumni and friends all working together to make an immediate impact. Annual gifts of up to $49 go directly into the University's operating budget each year.