Alumni Events

Whether you want to find resources, network with other alumni, or have just have fun, your UC Santa Cruz Alumni community has something for you!

Be sure to keep up with all of our events by checking our Alumni Events Calendar

We would love to hear your thoughts on how UC Santa Cruz could better support its alumni. Please email Shayna Kent at with any suggestions!

    Sporting events

  • Oakland A's mascot with UCSC Alumni

    Cheer on your favorite sports teams—family and friends are always welcome!

  • Volunteer Service Days

  • UCSC Alumni Food Drive

    Give back to your community wherever you are. 

  • Faculty Speakers

  • Faculty and Alumni

    Continue learning from our distinguished faculty on the groundbreaking research happening at UC Santa Cruz and how it’s impacting the world. 

    Prof and A Pint is a monthly series of informal discussions led by UC Santa Cruz faculty, served over dinner and drinks in downtown San Jose. 

  • Young Alumni Events

  • UCSC young alumni event group photo

    Meet, mingle, and network with other alumni 0-5 years out from graduation. 

  • Social Events

  • Alumni group photo with props

    From happy hours and holiday parties to trivia nights and UC Santa Cruz pride events, kick back and relax with your fellow Banana Slugs.

  • Networking Events

  • Alumni group conversation

    Expand your network with alumni, there’s nothing like a Slug to Slug connection!

  • Signature Events

  • Sammy with alumni at the Alumni Weekend event

    Alumni Weekend, Giving Day, and Founder’s Day are our annual events to celebrate and reconnect with UC Santa Cruz.