Welcome to the Governors State University Alumni Association
...Where the Focus is Keeping You Connected.
The University has more than 40,000 graduates who are located across the United States and other locations throughout the world. All Governors State University graduates are basic members of the GSU Alumni Association. We invite you to become a supporting member and receive Premium Member Status and benefits.
The Alumni Board of Directors and staff provide support to the university by serving the needs of its alumni, promoting fellowship through intellectual events and social gatherings.
Alumni Book Club
The Alumni Book Club reviews a new book each month. The Book Club is now recognizing our GSU Alumni authors. Join the fun. Click the sidebar "Alumni Clubs" at left and choose Alumni Book Club for more information.
A lot of activities are taking place. See the Events above for more information.
Programs and Services
A wide range of programs and services are offered to alumni throughout the year. Educational workshops and seminars are conducted periodically. Social, cultural, and recreational activities are offered to our alumni and their families. Some of the special events recently attended by alumni include a boat cruise on Lake Michigan, professional baseball games, and plays at GSU's Center for the Performing Arts. Alumni have also been invited to attend various networking receptions.
The association continues to organize alumni clubs in both academic and special interest area. All alumni are welcome to join as many alumni clubs as they wish. If you are interested in helping to form an alumni club, please call the Alumni Office at 708.534.4128.
Get the latest information on happenings at GSU. Alumni are invited to sign up to receive our free, monthly e-blasts. Don't miss an important event! Sign up today. Simply email the Alumni Relations Office at Alumnirelations2@govst.edu. Be sure to include your name and phone number as well!
The Alumni Connections newsletter is published annually on-line and includes campus happenings, alumni spotlights, upcoming events and much more. An Alumni Eblast is emailed to alumni on a monthly basis. If you are not receiving our monthly eblasts, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 708.534.4128 or Alumnirelations2@govst.edu and give us your updated email address.
To view a list of all Alumni Newsletters, click on the News above.
Do you have news? Have you changed jobs, received an award or promotion, or written a novel? We want to know! Submit your news for our newsletter to us online today.
The fundamental purpose of the Association is to perpetuate among the Governors State University community the friendships formed at the university and to bind these alumni/ae into an organization for the purpose of serving the needs of the alumni/ae and to promote the growth and development of Governors State University.
Alumni Association Constitution
The Alumni Association Consititution is the governing structure of the Alumni Association Board of Directors. The Board of Directors are elected alumni representatives.