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Career. Community. Connection.

Your Alumni Association is your one-stop resource for life after Carolina. With member access to the GAA’s Carolina Alumni Nation of 317,000+ former students – it’s a network like no other.

Plan for life beyond your Carolina days. Join your General Alumni Association.

Every GAA membership provides valuable resources:

  • One year of unlimited consultations with our career coach by phone, email or in person
  • Exclusive access to career webinars
  • GAA’s Online Alumni Directory of UNC alumni
  • Subscription to our award-winning Carolina Alumni Review magazine
  • Priority invitations to fun events with Tar Heels

Save on:

  • Moving expenses with Budget Truck Rental
  • Kaplan prep courses
  • Purchases at Brooks Brothers
  • Diploma frames at UNC Student Stores and Johnny T-shirt

Take advantage of services and special savings that will help you make a successful shift from student to alumnus. Special rates available for new grads.  Join online or call Katie Thore ’15 at (919) 962-0742.

Tar-Heel-for-Life-Bag-of-stuff-SMBecome a GAA life member and save $50.

Use a convenient, affordable payment plan to receive a lifetime of valuable benefits and access to a vast network of supportive Carolina alumni. Join before graduation, and class of 2017 life members can pick up a Tar Heel for Life gift bag at the Alumni Center that includes a stainless travel mug, leather padfolio, a life member license plate, an alumni koozie, an Old Well key ring and more.

Or, save $20 on auto-renewing GAA annual membership for the first three years.

Only $25/year for each of your first three years of membership. (In year four, your membership will start renewing each year at the prevailing rate.) Class of 2017 auto-renewing members receive Carolina tech stickers to decorate your phone, tablet and laptop.

Point of Contact

Kylie Apple
Coordinator of Student Enrichment and Alumni Engagement
919-843-0790
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Kylie joined the GAA staff in 2016 after moving from Atlanta. She enjoys cooking, shopping, watching sports and exploring new restaurants with her husband. Go Heels!