Congratulations Class of 2013!
The Cal Alumni Association (CAA) would like to congratulate the graduating Class of 2013 and welcome all new alumni to the family!
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak '86 will be this year's Commencement keynote speaker.
Steve Wozniak on Berkeley Wall of Fame »
Photo courtesy of The Daily Cal.
CAA is Hiring
Chief Operating Officer
CAA is looking for a stellar individual to play a key leadership role to further enhance and elevate the appeal of our 140-year-old organization.
Major Gifts Officer
Help CAA grow its philanthropic efforts. This position is responsible for initiating and developing relationships and executing strategies that result in major gift donations.
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Join more than 37,000 Cal alumni on the CAA LinkedIn group and access our job listings.
Summer at the Lair of the
If you've always wanted to stay at the Lair, now is your chance. There are still openings in some June and August sessions.
Jun. 11 – 15 | Jun. 15 – 19
College Prep Camp for High School Juniors and Seniors
Join Cal Admissions staff for this popular workshop that promises to get your student motivated and prepared for the college application process!
Aug. 24 – 31
Lair Sports and
Featuring professionally led tennis, golf, hiking, and wellness programming, we guarantee you'll find the fountain of youth at our all-inclusive getaway for active adults. USTA member discounts available.
The Lair of the Golden Bear is not exclusive to Cal alumni. Everyone is welcome.
Bringing Alumni Together
Join the Oregon Cal Alumni Chapters
Are you new to the great state of Oregon or looking for new ways to connect to fellow Cal alumni? There are two amazing alumni chapters in Oregon, hosting a variety of events and volunteer opportunities for alumni of all ages and interests.
Portland Oregon Cal Alumni Club »
Cal Alumni Club of Central Oregon »
Join an Alumni Chapter
There are more than 80 geographic, special interest, and cultural alumni chapters and online alumni communities around the country. Join one that is right for you.
Start an Online Alumni Community
If you don't see an alumni community listed where you live or with your area of interest, consider creating an online alumni community with the help of CAA.
CAA Member Discounts and Services
CAA Members: Save at the Claremont Hotel this Spring
–CAA Member Benefit–
CAA members receive discounted room rates starting at $185, 10% off spa treatments, and 10% off banquets (food, non-alcoholic beverages, and room rentals). Book online or call 800.551.7266.
CAA Members Save at the Charming Pinecrest Chalet
–CAA Member Benefit–
Discover Pinecrest Chalet, CAA's cozy year-round mountain resort in the beautiful Sierra Nevada. CAA members enjoy a 20% discount during select times of the year.
Join the UC Berkeley Faculty Club and Save $250
–CAA Member Benefit–
Faculty Club members enjoy a great venue for dining and special events with member discounts, and reciprocal benefits with clubs around the country and overseas. The $250 initiation fee is waived for CAA members.
New Member Benefit: Save at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza
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The Hotel Shattuck Plaza is a historic yet newly renovated hotel which is located two blocks from UC Berkeley and minutes from San Francisco. CAA members save 17% on room reservations.
Notice of CAA Membership Meeting
UC Berkeley Campus
The annual meeting of CAA members will be held on Friday, May 31, at 11 a.m. The annual membership meeting will include a financial report on the preceding fiscal year and other such business as shall come up before the membership as a whole.
CAA's Alumni Directory Project
Every five years, CAA prints an alumni directory, UC Berkeley Alumni Today. This project helps alumni stay connected to CAA and to each other. Our partner, Harris Connect, has contacted all alumni via postcard and email to invite them to participate. Through May 13, Harris will make phone calls to those who have not responded. If you have not responded, it's not too late to call. However, the deadline to respond and be included in the directory is May 13, so don't delay.
CAA is a self-funded nonprofit organization that relies on donations to provide programs and services that support students, alumni, and the University.
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Messages from our Partners
Take the Cal Alumni Challenge!
CAA is celebrating 140 years of alumni excellence and service to UC Berkeley. Learn how you can make a difference and take the Cal Alumni Challenge.
UC Berkeley joins Harvard and MIT in a partnership with edX to provide free online course offerings in public health, computer science, and solid state chemistry. Expand your learning through BerkeleyX.
2014 Alumni Awards: Call for Nominations
CAA is looking for award nominations for alumni who have made outstanding achievements in their professions, and/or provided exceptional volunteer service to Cal. Nomination deadline is June 14, 2013.
UC Berkeley News
Women Working for Justice and Change
Alexa Koenig is transitioning to the role of executive director of UC Berkeley's Human Rights Center, and Minh Dang '06 was honored as a Champion of Change by the White House.
Alexa Koenig »
Minh Dang »
All Things Freshmen
Campus announced the 2013 – 2014 freshman admissions numbers, and the U.S. Department of Education ranked Berkeley No. 2 in freshmen retention rates among public universities.
Freshmen Data »
"Happiest Freshmen" Rankings »
Bike to Work Day
It's time for the Bay Area's 18th annual Bike to Work Day, celebrating and encouraging the low-cost, energy-efficient, and healthy mode of transportation.
Cal Discoveries Travel
Back to Berkeley
Cal Discoveries presents an opportunity to spend five days in Berkeley and experience all that this rich campus has to offer, including a behind-the-scenes look at Cal.
The Leadership Award Finalist Interviews
If you are interested in interviewing local finalists in May please contact Program Manager Savanna Cheer.
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