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Incoming TC Alumni Council President Jeffrey Putman (Ed.D. ’11) is passionate about creating new ways for alumni to reconnect and engage with the College.
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TC’s 90,000 alumni are active in locations around the globe, promoting positive change in their communities and advances in education, psychology, health, and other fields. Explore the many ways you can connect with TC and your fellow alumni, and deepen our collective impact and reach. Get involved!

Alumni Association

Alumni Association

All alumni are considered to be members of this impressive network. Want to help but don’t have much time? Attend events, refer new students, serve as admissions ambassadors, nominate your peers. Help us raise awareness about TC’s important work by sharing news and events with your network. >> Learn More

Alumni Council

The voice of the Alumni Association is the Alumni Council, an advisory body of 35 members elected to serve three-year terms. They represent the diverse interests and needs of TC graduates and other attendees. Here you can help shape alumni programming; honor fellow alumni; connect, advise, and guide alumni leaders around the world; and help recruit other volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a council member or would like to recommend someone, click here to submit a nomination form. >> Learn More

Alumni Council Affiliate Members

Alumni can get involved as non-voting members of the Alumni Council and participate in standing committee work to help plan programming and activities. >> Learn More

International Alumni Network

TC's International Alumni Network (IAN) includes representatives from countries where TC alumni are active, and provides a valuable link between our overseas alumni and the College. The Alumni Council helps recruit members and supports each group in organizing local alumni activities. If you are interested in serving as an IAN Representative for your country, contact TC’s Office of Alumni Relations at tcalumni@columbia.edu. >> Learn More

Regional Groups

To connect alumni beyond New York City, we’re supporting the creation of regional groups in U.S. and global locations where there are significant numbers of alumni. Groups are growing across the U.S. in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, the Pacific Northwest, Raleigh, the Twin Cities, Northern New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Westchester. Formal Groups have also formed in a few international locales too: Brazil, Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan. >> Learn More

21st Century Leaders Committee

TC’s 21st Century Leaders Committee is a group of recent alumni and students who have partnered with TC’s Office of Alumni Relations to build a network of emerging leaders in professional fields and industries represented by TC graduates. The group focuses on fundraising efforts targeted to recent alumni and connects with peers regularly through networking events and industry-based affinity programs. >> Learn More