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There are many benefits to being a Rockford University graduate. First and foremost is your education, the ability to think critically and view the world from a broad-based perspective. But your relationship with Rockford University continues after you graduate. Alumni benefits include:
  • Receive Catalyst,  the quarterly Alumni newsletter
  • Receive around the corner @ RU , bi-monthly email on Alumni Events
  • 10% discount on RU Gear in Bookstore on RU Shirt Days
  • Lifetime borrowing privileges at Howard Colman Library
  • Alumni Audit program
        Audit any class for $50 per course plus registration
        Includes Undergraduate as well as MBA and MAT courses
  • Reduced membership rates at Seaver Gymnasium
  • Reduced rental rates for the use of University facilities
        Use Fisher Chapel or Regents Hall for you wedding or special event!
  • Invitations to alumni special events and reunions
        Annual Chicago Shopping Trip
        Cubs vs. Brewers Games
        MBA Community Events
  • Use of Rockford University Career Services
        Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
        Career Assessment using Focus2
        Job Posting Emails
        Job Search Assistance, Career Counseling and Practice Interviews
        Access to Career Fairs, Career Workshops, and ISPCA Online Career Center
        Graduate School Application and Interview Assistance
  • Annual invitation to Rockford University Reunion
        Alumni Awards Dinner
        Regents Football
        RU Bookstore Discounts
  • Refer a Student Program
  • Scholarship Development Opportunities
        Give back to future students by creating a scholarship!
  • Ability to participate in Rockford University sponsored volunteer opportunities
        Alan Hutchcroft Alternative Spring Break
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Rockford University Alumni can now purchase gear and merchandise through our online bookstore.
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Meet the Alumni Association Staff:


Bernard J. Sundstedt `77

Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Rockford University
5050 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108-2393

Phone: 815-226-3371

Fax: 815-226-4081

Janice L. Holton

Gift and Data Management Coordinator

Rockford University

5050 East State Street

Rockford, IL 61108-2393

Phone: 815-226-3370

Fax: 815-226-4081


Lisa Bartholme
Coordinator of Alumni Affairs

Rockford University
5050 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61108-2393
Phone: 815-394-5111
Fax: 815-226-4081

You can contact Rockford University toll-free at 877-273-4368.

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