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​​CU Denver Alumni

CU Denver Alumni is the formal name for our community of former students including over 91,000 graduates from any of the University’s undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs. While 67% of our graduates stay in Colorado, our global community stretches across 103 countries. 

CU Denver Alumni advances the University of Colorado Denver through its graduates by inspiring pride, serving as a gateway for career resources, stimulating investment in the future, and illustrating the impact of alumni contributions to the University and each other.​​

CU Denver Alumni Relations

CU Denver Alumni Relations sponsors activities and programs to benefit and engage alumni, current students, and friends of the university. By fostering loyalty among our alumni and providing opportunities for involvement, CU Denver Alumni Relations facilitates an environment in which alumni can establish life-long contact with their alma mater.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 CU Denver Alumni Career Programming Survey Results

At the end of last year an Alumni Career Programming Survey was conducted and received 353 responses from alumni in five major markets. Below are the results of the top five responses to four of the most crucial questions on the survey.

What type(s) of IN-PERSON career events and programs would you attend?​ 
Industry-specific networking events.....184 | Industry-specific faculty lectures.....175 | Industry-specific alumni panel discussions...160 | Personal career development workshops....154 | Business leader networkgroups...131

What you can expect from us: Be on the lookout for industry-specific, in-person events this spring!

In what type(s) of ONLINE career events and programs are you i​​nterested?
Industry-specific webinars.....162 | Real-time networking sessions with other people in my profession.....142 | Resume/cover letter review by alumni in my profession...137 | Resume/cover letter review by CU Denver Career Services....129 | Career knowledge/advice sharing from fellow alumni...129

What you can expect from us: We have two industry-specific online networking events coming up in February and March. If you are interested in one or both of the following fields, we encourage you to sign-up—these events are FREE!

Thursday, February 15 | 12:00 p.m. MST
This session will be organized by discussion booths for those who studied or are working in industries related to the Humanities.

LynxConnect: Alumni in Healthcare 
Tuesday, March 20 | 12:00 p.m. MST
Alumni working in the healthcare field are invited to join this session of LynxConnect to network with colleagues in dentistry, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, and more.

What type(s) of alumni career volunteer opportunities interest you? 
Career knowledge/advice-sharing with current CU Denver students.....146 | Presenting on  your career or related topics to current CU Denver students.....104 | Serving as a speaker on an industry-specific alumni panel...97 | Career knowledge/advice sharing with alumni...97 | Serving as a speaker on a general alumni panel...72

What you can expect from us: Stay tuned for an invitation to our new, online advice-sharing platform: KnowledgeLynx. There, you will be able to connect with both alumni and current students to get career insight and to share your experience.

In what industry would you attend career events and utilize resources? 
Education.....60 | Healthcare...40 | Information Technology...34 | Community and Social Services...30 | Entrepreneurship...24

What you can expect from us: Alumni in education should keep an eye on their inbox for an invitation to a panel discussion and networking reception in March. Those in healthcare are invited to join us for our March LynxConnect session.
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Office of Advancement | Alumni Relations

1380 Lawrence Street, Suite 1201
Denver, Colorado 80204

Phone: 303-315-2333


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