Hope alumni know that their relationships with the college and with each other do not end at graduation.

Alumni have proven generous with their time and advice to students and fellow graduates. Through lifelong learning and career development, relationships formed at Hope change lives both on campus and in communities everywhere. Tapping into the potential of this network is a powerful way to bring your career to life.

When you graduate with a Hope degree or complete at least 45 credits, you are officially a member of the Alumni Association. It’s free and an automatic part of your lifelong relationship with Hope. As a member, the college and alumni volunteers will work hard to keep you in touch with your inner Dutch through events, affinity connections and career resources.

You can stay connected and be an active member by updating your information, making plans to connect at a Hope event, referring a student and exploring ways you can get involved.

Recent Blog Posts

  1. Leecox Omollo ’02 Creates Kikwetu Coffee with Lessons Learned at Hope

    Posted by Scott Travis

    “Awaken your senses.” That is the goal of Leecox Omollo, a 2002 Hope College graduate an...

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  2. Book on Forgotten African American History Puts Author Anna-Lisa Cox ’94 in the Spotlight

    Posted by Gregory Olgers

      As a scholar of 19th-century U.S. history, Anna-Lisa Cox ’94 isn’t accustomed to being in...

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  3. Reunion In A Box

    Posted by blogs

    The Idea A few years ago, a group of alumnae met up at a lake house on the shores of Lake Michigan f...

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  4. A Tradition of Travel Gets a Boost

    Posted by Scott Travis

    Hope College began hosting educational tours for alumni and friends in the 1960s. The integration of...

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  5. What Comes Next? A Snapshot of Life After Hope

    Posted by Scott Travis

    On Sunday, May 6, nearly 700 members of the Hope College Class of 2018 will walk across the stage at...

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  6. Alumni and Students Find Kinship through Turbulence and Hope

    Posted by Scott Travis

    Each spring, as tulips begin to emerge and before tourists descend on Holland, alumni from around th...

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Hope by the Numbers

  • 3,540Alumni in the Career Resource Network

    There are around 3,540 alumni are in the Career Resource Network, an online program that provides alumni and students a way to network.

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  • 60+Events for Alumni and Families

    There are tons of events for alumni and families hosted by the Alumni Engagement team during the 2014-15 academic year

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  • 8,000+Hope College Donors

    When you make a gift to Hope, you are joining more than 8,000 others who share your strong commitment and contribute to Hope’s success each year.

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  • 39%Networking Connections

    39% of f the class of 2014 said networking connections helped them secure employment

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Alumni News

  1. Lindsey Root Luna Elected to Psi Chi Board of Directors

    Dr. Lindsey Root Luna of the Hope College psychology faculty has been elected vice president of the Midwestern Region of Psi Chi – The International Honor Society in Psychology, a role that also includes serving on the society’s board of directors.

    Lindsey Root Luna Elected to Psi Chi Board of Directors
  2. Hope Brewer's Tour

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    Hope Brewer's Tour
    New Holland Brewery
    Hope Brewer's Tour 11:00 am - New Holland Brewery
  3. One Big Weekend: Homecoming and Family Weekend 2018

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    Join us for Homecoming and Family Weekend: One Big Weekend October 19–21, 2018.

    One Big Weekend: Homecoming and Family Weekend 2018
    One Big Weekend: Homecoming and Family Weekend 2018 All Day Event