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Sacramento State Alumni Association

Elevate your impact on our Hornet Family

Sacramento State has proudly honored the achievements of its 250,000-plus alumni since the University’s inception in 1947.

The Sacramento State Alumni Association engages and celebrate those alumni and connect them with each other, current students, and friends of Sacramento State by building lifelong relationships that will support the future of Sacramento State.

After graduation, our Hornets possess the skills, work ethic, and knowledge necessary to pursue successful careers in nearly every field locally, nationally, and globally. More than 60 percent of Sac State alumni remain in the Sacramento region, providing a rich source of skilled workers and dynamic leaders to our region. Our alumni also provide a wealth of knowledge for current students through important programming such as career workshops, life-skill training, and professional networking. Additionally, the Sacramento State Alumni Association offers alumni a place to return to during life or career transition and provides them with a powerful platform to reconnect with fellow Hornets so they can strategically advance the next phase of their lives.

From freshman entering the world of higher education to experienced professionals wishing to share their Hornet legacy, the Sacramento State Alumni Association offers a wide breadth of activities that keep alumni, and the Sacramento community, connected to our University.

With a gift to the Sacramento State Alumni Association, you can have a tremendous impact on thousands of lives in our region and embolden the Sacramento State legacy for generations to come.

Through On the Rise: The Campaign for Sacramento State, your Sacramento State Alumni Association seeks to raise critical funds to accomplish the following:

  • Lead dynamic and engaging programs for both alumni and students that are focused on career development, financial wellness, and community partnerships.
  • Secure University-wide scholarship funds to help students complete a Sacramento State degree and join our local workforce.
  • Raise awareness about the impact and talent of Sacramento State graduates locally, nationally, and globally.

Campaign Priorities

Student and Alumni Engagement Programs

  • Provide engaging and valuable programs for alumni, students, and community members that are focused on careers, networking, and community partnerships.
  • Enhance the Sacramento State Alumni Association’s wide breadth of activities that keep alumni, students, and the Sacramento community connected to campus.
  • Engage current students and recent graduates with the Sacramento State Alumni Association serve as a lifelong resource well into their careers.

Student Scholarships

  • Create scholarship and endowment funds for current and future students. Scholarships have a direct and immediate impact on a student’s ability to attend Sacramento State.
  • Sacramento State Alumni Association scholarships are available to students from all disciplines and do not limit a student to a particular field.
  • Endowed scholarships provide support for Sacramento State students in perpetuity.

Invest In The Future

Support the Alumni Association

Scholarships are among the most rewarding ways to give to Sacramento State because they directly impact students’ lives. They also help celebrate and motivate our best and brightest students.

Make A Gift

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