About the Alumni Association

As alumni of the University of Rhode Island, you are part of a great tradition, and we encourage you to participate with pride in the ongoing achievements of your alma mater.

By joining the URI Alumni Association, getting involved with its programs, and attending Association-sponsored events, you show your commitment to the University and offer your support to a variety of student scholarships and other student and alumni programs.

Becoming a member of the Alumni Association is simple, and the exclusive benefits are numerous! You can join online today, or call us at 401.874.2242 with your credit card number, or send your check in by mail. More details are available here.

Executive Board
The Alumni Association Executive Board sets policy for the Alumni Association and works with Alumni Relations staff to plan events and decide which initiatives to undertake. Members of the Executive Board are nominated and elected annually by alumni.

There are many ways to stay involved with URI through the Alumni Association. Depending on your own particular interests, you may participate in one of the many committees sponsored by the Alumni Association.

Programs and Services

More than 65 programs and services are provided, managed, promoted, and funded by the University of Rhode Island Alumni Association.

Scholarships and Grants

The URI Alumni Association is committed to supporting a scholarship program that benefits approximately 250 students each year. Significant funds are raised through annual events such as our Big Chill Weekend and the Alumni Golf Tournament.

Financial Reporting

The Alumni Association's most recent IRS Form 990 (pdf) and audited financial statements are available for public viewing. The IRS Form 990 can also be found at Guidestar.org.