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.

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. Hope Appoints New Alumni Board Officers and Members

    During its May meeting, the Hope College Alumni Association Board of Directors elected new officers and appointed four new members.

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  2. Alex Stradal named Hope's co-head cheerleading head coach

    Alex Stradal wants future Hope College cheerleaders to get the same life changing and enjoyable experience he had. Stradal has been named Hope’s third cheerleading coach, co-Athletic Director Tim Schoonveld announced.

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  3. Annual Hope College Golf Outing Is June 8

    The annual Hope College golf outing, the “Bob DeYoung Hope Classic,” will be held on Monday, June 8, at Ravines Golf Club in Saugatuck.

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  4. History Alumni Career Panel

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    Looking for more Homecoming info? Visit hope.edu/homecoming.

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  5. Homecoming 2015

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    It’s time to come home October 23–24, 2015. Join us for Homecoming and be a part of something big. Looking for more Homecoming info? Visit hope.edu/homecoming.

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