Membership Matters

Your membership dues support CAA’s vital programming for students and alumni, including:


CAA provides more than 750 Cal students with over $2 million in scholarships each year through The Leadership Award, The Achievement Award Program, and The Kruttschnitt Aspire Scholarship Program.

Student Recruitment

Alumni volunteers meet incoming students at summer welcome parties.

Student Programs

CAA provides leadership opportunities for current Cal students to help them become tomorrow’s alumni leaders.


Cal Advocacy brings together friends of the university—alumni, students, parents, faculty and staff—to convey their support for UC Berkeley to decision makers in government.

The Berkeley Network

The Berkeley Network program has been designed to support the professional development needs and interests of a dynamic and diverse alumni community.

California magazine

California magazine, an exclusive CAA member benefit, keeps members up to date on the issues, discoveries, and people of the University of California, Berkeley.

Alumni Chapters

More than 90 Alumni Chapters offer alumni the opportunity to stay involved with and connect to the university, students, and fellow alumni, while supporting student recruitment and scholarships.

Alumni Events

Alumni events such as tailgate parties, lectures, Reunion and Parents Weekend at Homecoming, Cal Day, and Berkeley Charter Gala provide alumni with the opportunity to network with one another and stay informed about the brilliance of Berkeley.