The Alumni Association of the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College developing and maintaining strong, lifelong relationships between the alumni body and Rio.

The Rio Grande Alumni Association promotes the welfare of the institution and the perpetuation of friendships and relationships formed among its members while at school and after graduation.  The Association welcomes all graduates, former students, and other friends of the University at its events and functions.

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Distinguished Alumnus Award

Created in 1967, the Distinguished Alumnus Award is the highest Rio Grande bestows upon a graduate. This award has been presented to the most prestigious graduate of Rio Grande for their professional achievements, contributions to society, and support of the institution.

Distinguished Service Award

This award, established in 1967, is given for meritorious service to Rio Grande or to the Alumni Association. Achievements of individuals working on behalf of the institution through service in alumni programs, advisory committee, or through efforts made to ensure the welfare of the institution.

Atwood Achievement Award

Established in 1970, this award is presented to alumni for personal achievement reflecting credit upon the institution, including professional or civic accomplishments, and who have an interest in promoting the ideals and objectives of the institution.

Educator Hall of Fame

Traditionally, the University of Rio Grande has sought to offer its students the highest quality academic instruction. The Educators’ Hall of Fame exists so that the finest of Rio Grande’s former instructors may be recognized for their:

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