Alumni Events

Special events for alumni and friends range from sports outings, to philanthropic activities, to receptions held around the country. Are you an alumni chapter or alumni club leader planning an alumni event? Use our Submit Event Form to send us the details.

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All alumni and friends are invited to join in on our virtual events that range from webinars with members of the Truman community to the Alumni and Friends Book Club.
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All alumni, friends and families are invited to events held around the country that range from sporting events, to volunteer opportunities, to networking activities and much more. Check out the Alumni Events Calendar to see the location for upcoming events.
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The Bulldog Forever Forum (BFF), formerly known as the Alumni Leaders Conference is an annual meeting where prospective Truman volunteers, chapter and club volunteers and board members come together to share ideas, learn new techniques and network with other Bulldogs.
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All alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago are invited to two very special events that take place the weekend of Homecoming…

  • Homecoming Weekend/Friday Night: Plan to attend the Bulldog Forever Banquet which includes a Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony. For this ceremony,  you have the option of reliving graduation day by donning a graduation cap and gown and being presented with a commemorative 50-year diploma.
  • Homecoming Weekend/Saturday: Before the Homecoming football game, you are invited to another special event — the Golden Alumni Class Reunion Luncheon.
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One of the best times to visit campus is in the fall to celebrate one of the University’s oldest traditions—Homecoming. Plan to reunite with friends for a chance to share your favorite college memories, see what campus looks like these days, and look for familiar faces around town.
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If you’re looking for an excuse to show your Bulldog pride, you can join in on National Truman Spirit Day no matter where you live. Each year, the University encourages all alumni and friends to unite and show their Bulldog spirit on the first Friday in October.
More details about National Spirit Day»

Reunions held on campus:

  • Golden Alumni Reunion (Annual Event at Homecoming for alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago)
  • Interested in hosting a reunion on campus? Reunion Services helps provide resources to plan your event!
Share the Bulldog Spirit and tailgate before football games! Many alumni chapters host tailgates while the Bulldogs are on the road, and you can join in on the fun right here on campus. Please note the Homecoming Tailgate is in a different location than the general tailgate location.
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The Truman Alumni Association is proud to offer its Annual Alumni Group Travel Program so alumni, friends and all other members of the Truman family can explore the world together. Watch for details on upcoming travel programs.
No matter where you live, you can celebrate Truman’s tradition of service by participating in TruCare. During this month-long initiative, alumni around the world are invited to show your Bulldog Spirit by volunteering in your local community.


Let Us Help You Promote Your Alumni Event!

Are you interested in coordinating an alumni event in your area? We can help you get the word out. Contact us at or 800-452-6678.


For more information on any alumni event, please contact us at or 800-452-6678.