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We want to keep in touch with our alumni and friends. Stay connected with faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

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Tell us how to best connect with you, your affinity with our student groups, and your thoughts about philanthropy.

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Stay Informed

Stay current on the latest News, event Calendar, monthly email newsletter, and yearly Impact Report.

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Be Recognized

We recognize alumni and faculty members who have made professional, technical, educational, or service contributions that bring distinction to themselves, the department, and the university. 

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Continuing Education and Professional Development

Leverage world-class faculty, research, and peers through online, on-campus, and Chicago programs. Groundbreaking resources. Brilliant faculty and classmates. Supportive environment. Endless opportunities.

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University of Illinois Alumni Association

The University of Illinois Alumni Association (UIAA) sponsors the IlliniLink networking platform, Alumni Awards, Homecoming, Speaker Series, EXPLORERS Alumni Travel ProgramBook Club, and regional Alumni Clubs and Groups.

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Give Back Financially

A degree from the Siebel School of Computing and Data Science is a powerful credential and has positioned thousands of alumni for tremendous success. Not only does your financial support enable us to provide more scholarships, fellowships and outreach activities, but alumni giving also functions as a measure of the department’s strength and impacts our standings in the national rankings. Learn more about Giving or Give Now.

Connect with Student Groups

The school enjoys a strong partnership with many CS-affiliated student groups such as the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and Women in Computer Science (WCS). We collaborate throughout the year on student-alumni networking opportunities such as the annual ACM Reflections-Projections Conference, HackIllinois,  and the annual WCS Alumni and Student Dinner.

Campus Visits

Our faculty and staff—but especially our students—benefit from the real-world experiences that our alumni share with them. Alumni often give formal presentations, attend informal meetings with students and faculty, hold office hours for students interested in more personalized advice, and collaborate with faculty to speak in classes. If you are interested in scheduling a campus visit, email us at:


Every year, the university, the college, and the department host various events for alumni to meet and network with each other as well as with faculty, staff, and students. Explore the CalendarThe Grainger College of Engineering Alumni Calendar, and the University of Illinois Alumni Association Calendar.

Become a Corporate Partner

We encourage our alumni to connect their companies to the Siebel School of Computing and Data Science to establish recruiting relationships and explore sponsored research opportunities. Learn more about becoming a Corporate Partner.