Alumni Association

As a USJ graduate, you are — and always will be — an important member of the USJ community.

The University of Saint Joseph Alumni Association is represented on the University’s Board of Trustees and is overseen by the Alumni Council. We hope you will stay connected, return to campus for events and enjoy these alumni benefits.

By-Laws Alumni Newsletter In Memoriam

Call for Nominations

In accordance to the Alumni Association Bylaws, the President and Vice President will be elected at the annual Alumni Association Meeting during Reunion on Saturday, June 15, 2024.

Completed nominations are due to the Nominating Committee by Friday, May 31, 2024 and must include the candidate’s contact information and a history of leadership at USJ and elsewhere.

As a member of the Alumni Council, the duties during her/his term of office include:

  • be a committed, informed, and positive representative and ambassador of the University
  • attend meetings as outlined in bylaws and/or operating procedures
  • carry out responsibilities and duties as outlined in bylaws and/or operating procedures
  • set a philanthropic example by supporting the Annual Fund
  • identify potential alumni volunteers, leaders, and leadership gift prospects
  • represent fellow alumni and collaborate with other alumni volunteers to encourage support for the University, its leadership, event participation and fundraising efforts

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Click here for the Vice President nomination form:

Alumni Council

Be the bridge between alumni and the University.

The USJ Alumni Council represents the interests of all alumni by promoting the spiritual, intellectual, cultural, and financial growth of the University.

2023 – 2024 Alumni Association Executive Board & Council

  • President: Mary Dillon Dickerson ’89, P’15, P’16
  • Vice President: Antonella T. Maccarone ’98, M’11
  • Secretary: Michelle O’Connell ’04
  • Chair – Alumni Engagement Committee: Michelle Cutrali ’97
  • Chair – Distinguished Alumni Awards Committee: Rita Bayer ’05
  • Chair – Nominating Committee: Mary Justine Hockenberry ’15
  • Representative – Alumni Club of Fairfield: Susan Conti Root ’68

The Council:

  • Promotes unity among alumni
  • Encourages communication between alumni and the University
  • Provides opportunities for personal growth and leadership development

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New Graduates – Welcome

As new graduates, you are joining an alumni network of more than 19,000. All graduates belong to the Alumni Association, whether they were students in The Women’s College, The Program for Adult Learners, The Graduate Studies Program, or the School of Pharmacy. We hope that, as alumni, you will continue to share your ideas and professional expertise to benefit our current students, fellow alumni, and the University.

Consider the University of Saint Joseph a lifelong resource and enjoy the benefits of Alumni Association membership.

Alumni Benefits

Take full advantage of your USJ alumni status.

As a USJ graduate, you are – and always will be – an important member of the USJ community. Alumni Association membership benefits include:

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Clubs & Committees

Join the fun. Join an alumni club or committee.

USJ offers a variety of opportunities for alumni to get involved and stay connected.

Our clubs and committees include:

  • Distinguished Alumni Award Committee: Help review nominations and select recipients of this prestigious award.
  • Nominating Committee: Help develop a slate and make recommendations to the Council for the offices of President, Vice President, and Secretary.
  • Alumni Engagement Committee: Connect alumni to each other and to current students, and assist in promoting and developing alumni activities.
  • Fairfield Club: This is the longest-standing regional group in the Fairfield, CT area.
  • Reunion Committee: Are you celebrating a reunion this year? Please contact us to be a part of the Reunion Committee.

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Contact Us

If you are interested in joining the leadership of the Alumni Council, promoting unity among alumni, or encouraging communication between alumni and the University, please contact us.

Office of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving
Location: 2nd Floor Mercy Hall
Phone: 860.231.5364
Fax: 860.231.6774
Email: [email protected]

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