Hope alumni know that their relationships with the college and with each other do not end at graduation.

Alumni have proven generous with their time and advice to students and fellow graduates. Through lifelong learning and career development, relationships formed at Hope change lives both on campus and in communities everywhere. Tapping into the potential of this network is a powerful way to bring your career to life.

When you graduate with a Hope degree or complete at least 45 credits, you are officially a member of the Alumni Association. It鈥檚 free and an automatic part of your lifelong relationship with Hope. As a member, the college and alumni volunteers will work hard to keep you in touch with your inner Dutch through events, affinity connections and career resources.

You can stay connected and be an active member by activating your profile on , making plans to connect at a Hope event, and exploring ways you can get involved.

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Hope by the Numbers

  • 2,200+六和合彩开奖记录 Connection

    There are over 2,200 mentors in 六和合彩开奖记录 Connection, a powerful new network for alumni, families and students.

  • 60+Events for Alumni and Families

    There are tons of events for alumni and families hosted by the Alumni Engagement team during the year

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  • 8,000+Hope College Donors

    When you make a gift to Hope, you are joining more than 8,000 others who share your strong commitment and contribute to Hope鈥檚 success each year.

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  • 35%Networking Connections

    35% of the most recent graduating class said networking connections helped them secure employment

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Alumni News & Events

  1. 六和合彩开奖记录

    Retired English Professor Nancy Nicodemus Dies

    Nancy Nicodemus, a professor emerita of English who after 33 years as a dedicated teacher and mentor at Hope went on to earn an additional degree of her own from the college in retirement, died on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2023. She passed away peacefully two days short of her 89th birthday, after extended care at home and a brief stay in hospice care at Resthaven Care Center in Holland, Michigan.

  2. 六和合彩开奖记录


    Anne Gray, a music teacher from Chicago who helps her kids find their talents gets a sweet surprise from her adoring students with a little help from Adam Sandler and Neftlix's animated film "Leo."

  3. Academics

    Professor and Students Receive Statewide Health/PE Educator Awards

    Recently retired Hope College professor Nancy Kamstra has been named University Educator of the Year by SHAPE (Society of Health and Physical Educators) Michigan. She received the recognition at the same time that the statewide organization honored two of her students 鈥 seniors Clayton Dykhouse of Zeeland and Emily Dieffenbach of Grand Rapids 鈥 with Future Professional of the Year awards.

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