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. Anysie Ishimwe Brings Hope to Global Health

    Posted by Chanda Slenk

    Anysie Ishimwe ’16 has received a prestigious fellowship with Global Health Corps. She will be...

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  2. 18th Annual Bob DeYoung Hope Classic Golf Outing

    Posted by Chanda Slenk

    Join us at the Ravines Golf Club on Monday, June 12, 2017 for the 18th Annual Bob DeYoung Hope Class...

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  3. Thank You!

    Posted by Chanda Slenk

    Many of you participated in Scholarship Day of Giving and we are grateful for your support. Thanks t...

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  4. Unlock $25,000 for Scholarships at 700 Donors

    Posted by Scott Travis

    Scholarship Day of Giving is now over halfway to our overall goal. We were close to our goal o...

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  5. 125th Donor Thank You

    Posted by Chanda Slenk

    Today’s the day many on Hope’s campus hit the refresh button for hope.edu/give2hope with a s...

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  6. Scholarship Day of Giving Details

    Posted by Chanda Slenk

    Scholarship Day of Giving will kick-off at midnight Monday for a 24 hour challenge of 1,000 gifts. H...

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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. Annual Golf Outing Is June 12

    The annual Hope College golf outing, the “Bob DeYoung Hope Classic,” will be held on Monday, June 12, at Ravines Golf Club in Saugatuck.

    Annual Golf Outing Is June 12
  2. Commencement 2017 Media Gallery

    Hope College’s 152nd Commencement, celebrating the graduating Class of 2017, was held on Sunday, May 7, at Ray and Sue Smith Stadium.

    Commencement 2017 Media Gallery
  3. Hope-Holland Community Day

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    Hope-Holland Community Day
    Windmill Island
    Hope-Holland Community Day All Day Event - Windmill Island
  4. Homecoming 2017

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    Save the date! Homecoming 2017 is October 13-15.

    Homecoming 2017
    Homecoming 2017 All Day Event