Do you want to give back, meet others with similar interests, make the right connections or even just host a meeting without any worries? That’s what we help you do… and much more.

External Relations and Constituent Engagement

CONNECTING You With the University

Signature Campus Events

Constituent Groups

UMKC is proud to have more than 60 constituent organizations working on its behalf. If you have an interest in serving on an advisory board, joining a committee or volunteering in support of an academic unit, contact us at alumni@umkc.edu or at 816-235-1563 and our staff will be happy to match you to a meaningful volunteer opportunity at UMKC.

  • UMKC Alumni Association
  • UMKC Bar Prep Foundation
  • UMKC Civil and Mechanical Engineering and Rockhurst University Engineering Advisory Board
  • UMKC Dental Hygienists' Alumni Association
  • UMKC Foundation
  • UMKC Jazz Friends
  • UMKC Law School Faculty & Staff Charities Foundation
  • UMKC Research Foundation
  • UMKC Retirees Association
  • UMKC School of Dentistry Alumni Association
  • UMKC School of Education Alumni Board of Directors
  • UMKC School of Medicine Alumni Association
  • UMKC School of Medicine National Board of Alumni & Partners
  • UMKC School of Pharmacy Alumni Association
  • UMKC School of Pharmacy Dean's Advisory Council
  • UMKC Trustees
  • Women's Committee for UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance
  • Women's Council of UMKC
  • Youngblood Society (Medicine)

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The Couple That Rules Together, Stays Together

Law graduates navigate work and love — at home, at the office, and on television

UMKC Seeks Partner to Restore Historic Epperson House

University wants to reopen century-old mansion to campus and community

Former Exchange Student Listed Among 2020 Forbes Under 30 in Brazil

Mateus Borges studied mechanical engineering at UMKC from 2014 to 2015

UMKC Conservatory Professors’ Podcast Explores Pulitzer Prize in Music

Andrew Granade and David Thurmaier invite you to join their music conversations

School of Computing and Engineering Touts Most IEEE Student Scholarship Recipients In United States

Eight from UMKC were selected to receive $7,000 in scholarship funding over the course of three years