PCUAD's membership includes the leading private colleges and universities in North America.
Each member is represented by its official with primary responsibility for alumni affairs.
Marthe Druska Golden
Karen Chance Mercurius
We'd be remiss if we didn't acknowledge the innovative alumni engagement professionals who brought so much to the group during their time with us.
PCUAD is operated by a slate of officers serving three year terms.
PCUAD generally strives to have no more than forty members at any given time. PCUAD's members are all private colleges or universities that have a student body of at least 5,000 students and serve a constituency of at least 50,000 living alumni (including both graduate and undergraduate populations). The members also have at least five (5) full-time alumni relations staff and an annual budget of at least $500,000, including both operating expenses and compensation, dedicated to the central alumni relations program.
The following requirements apply to all PCUAD members:
PCUAD reviews applications for membership twice each year. For admission prior to the annual January conference, please apply no later than October 15. For admission prior to the annual July conference, please apply no later than April 15. To apply for membership in PCUAD, please complete the online PCUAD membership application. All applications are currently going on a waiting list.
If you have any questions regarding PCUAD membership, please contact Patrick Auerbach, Membership Committee Chair.