Welcome to the City
Alumni in New York City, Richmond, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. are invited to welcome the class of 2016 to your city!
Homecoming 2016Don’t miss the exciting weekend we have planned. Help us fill the stadium! Register starting August 30.
University of Richmond MagazineThe spring/summer issue is hot off the presses and on its way to alumni and friends of the University. But you don't have to wait for your hard copy to arrive - you can enjoy the latest issue online and stay up-to-date on all things Richmond, including this awesome cover shot by Jordan Matter, R'91.
Send a Class Note by October 1
Everyone reads class notes, but only you can write them. Send us your news by October 1 for the Winter 2017 issue. There are many ways to send us your news: email us, visit the magazine website, or submit securely through UR Online, where you can also check out the alumni directory to reconnect with friends.
Congrats, Class of 2016!Welcome to the alumni fold and the beginning of your lifelong relationship with UR. We're so excited for what's in store for you. Here are five things every young alum should do.
Get Connected to UR OnlineAlumni have access to the University's alumni directory, can register for events, update their information online, and submit a class note. Sign up today for your portal to the Richmond alumni experience.
University of Richmond alumna took time to cultivate her skills and find her passion before opening her own business, Lady Epicure Gourmet.
University of Richmond student spent the spring semester of her sophomore year in the White House.
"Spiders spin their own webs, they don't move into one that's already been made."
Lauren Conder, '14, utilized the support from the Office of Alumni and Career Services and her professors to achieve success.
After studying abroad in Madrid his junior year, Jay Ternavan,'00, knew that traveling was something he wanted to do for the rest of his life.
After winning the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting, Chris Hamby, '08, left for BuzzFeed News.
As the yoga world evolves, Rebecca Pacheco, '01, is helping yogis find a union between tradition and modern life
After stints in Niger and Cameroon, Sarah Singletary, '09, returns to the U.S. to work at Peace Corps headquarters
Ryan Rinn, '04, works as community organizer and urban planner in the city of Richmond
Two recent graduates follow parallel paths to internships in Israel
Alumna pursues her passion for human rights through work on immigration reform
Leadership studies major sees leadership in action during an internship with the Richmond Police Department
Upcoming Alumni Events
- Spider Night at the Ballpark: Norfolk/VA BeachAug286:05 PM - 9:00 PMConnect with fellow alumni, friends, and family at Harbor Park as the Norfolk Tides take on the Charlotte Knights for... Continue reading
- Presidential Welcome Reception: DenverAug316:00 PM - 8:00 PMThe University of Richmond Alumni Association invites you to join us in welcoming Richmond's 10th President, Ronald A.... Continue reading
- Spider Football Pre-Game Gathering: CharlottesvilleSep031:30 PM - 3:00 PMJoin the University of Richmond Alumni Association and Spider Club for Spider Football at the University of Virginia!... Continue reading
- Spider Gathering: PanamaSep086:00 PM - 8:30 PMPlease join fellow Richmond alumni and prospective students for a reception with the Director of Admission, Nate... Continue reading
- Welcome to the City: New York CitySep086:00 PM - 8:00 PMJoin Spiders in New York for Welcome to the City!... Continue reading
- Welcome to the City: RichmondSep086:00 PM - 8:00 PMJoin the Greater Richmond Spiders for Welcome to the City!... Continue reading
- Debriefing and Leveraging the ExpoSep0912:30 PM - 1:30 PMDave Ong, '87, will visit campus and host lunch Friday, Sept. 9th, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Dress is business casual.... Continue reading
- Welcome to the City: BostonSep156:00 PM - 8:00 PMSpider alumni are invited to welcome the newest class of graduates to Boston and the local alumni network. Help us make... Continue reading
- Spiders in Finance Networking Reception: New York CitySep156:30 PM - 8:30 PMThe University of Richmond Alumni Association cordially invites you to join us for a Spiders in Finance Networking... Continue reading
- Spider Brewery Tour & Tasting: AtlantaSep171:00 PM - 3:00 PMJoin fellow Richmond alumni and friends for an experience at Monday Night Brewing. Enjoy a tour followed by six 6-ounce... Continue reading
- RT @URNews2Use: The Richmond Guarantee highlighted n @businessinsider article - 50 Best Colleges in America https://t.co/UlPOuHQCR2 https:/…
- RT @URNews2Use: Gearing up for the Olympics take a look at UR Spiders who became Olympians https://t.co/MW88Y4s1Tz.
- RT @urichmond: Only 70 days 'til Homecoming 2016. We need your help to fill the stadium as the Spiders take on Villanova. #SpiderHC https:/…
- RT @carrieeyre: Thank you UR! #spiderpride #rwa2016. Go English Majors! https://t.co/NmjUJumBLa
- Congrats @carrieeyre on winning @romancewriters Vivian Stephens Industry Award! #spiderpride https://t.co/cHoMA1cRoM @urichmond @URNews2Use
- Alum Dan Levin of @1776CMG_Janney hires @urichmond students Courtney Kauffman '17 & Michael Flanigan '18 as interns! https://t.co/wQQD2ca7Dz
- Olympian & @urichmond alum Edwin Koech stopped by with fellow Spider Fred Hardy & his former track coach Bill Jordan https://t.co/6Z7aZP1ahQ
- RT @tcaburrows: Excited to meet President @racrutcher next week #UR #spidersinLondon #spiderpride #onceaspideralwaysaspider 🕷 https://t.co/…
- RT @NoelleAnna1: thanks to the Richmond Guarantee & UR Summer Fellowships for helping making this experience possible! @URSpiderNetwork
- Great talk re: freedom of expression on college campuses by @URLawSchool alum Barry Meek @ #CCAroanoke today!
- We had so much fun with you guys! https://t.co/TMvhDNk8II
- We had a very successful staff retreat @frontierproject thanks to Becky and Ryan! @FrontierAcad #frontieracademy https://t.co/kJg8uvOOkX
- Our team enjoyed #NACE16! We were cited as best practice during the Leveraging Alumni and Parent Engagement session! https://t.co/eL5eXnMA0Q
- RT @turnage_s: A great #NACE16 conference celebration @FieldMuseum tonight! #hirespiders #spiderpride @URSpiderNetwork
- RT @turnage_s: Stopped by the #NACE16 Symplicity booth and found a '14 Spider! @dtong2565 @URSpiderNetwork #spiderpride https://t.co/L2xirZ…
- RT @turnage_s: Leland Melvin, R'86 kicked off our #NACE16 day with an amazing speech! #spiderpride @URSpiderNetwork @dtong2565 https://t.co…
- S/O to UR alum @Astro_Flow currently at #NACE16- come see Leland tonight at our reception! https://t.co/26LrqvoQJ4 https://t.co/QTapkbOeF4
- RT @URNews2Use: @urichmond alumni honored for outstanding achievements during #SpiderReunion. https://t.co/XMbbKbenu7 @URSpiderNetwork @Jep…
- RT @urichmond: Wishing all #urichmond alumni safe travels back today, whether to Midlothian, Hong Kong, or Afghanistan. See you next time!…
- RT @kcloftus: Reunion Weekend was such a success!! So good to see everyone and catch up. Thank you @urichmond for a great #SpiderReunion 🕷🕸…