Alumni in Portland

Did you know that of our 39,773 Pilot alumni, 16,577 alumni live within 50 miles of campus? If you're near Portland, there are several opportunities for you to connect with our local alumni community!

GOLD hike

Discover our Program for Young Alumni

The Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) program provides events and support for young alumni with graduation years 2010-2020.

Learn about our GOLD Program

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Attend a Signature Event

From family events, to Life After UP workshops, to social and dining experiences – attend an event in Portland designed specifically for UP alumni!

Discover our events

Pilot Nurse Alumni Chapter

Connect with an Academic Chapter

Join a Portland-area alumni chapter organized around shared areas of study, such as the Engineering Alumni Chapter and the Pilot Nurse Alumni Chapter.

In addition, affinity chapters, based on shared interests, are currently in development. 

Find an Academic Chapter


Take Advantage of Alumni Benefits

Sign up for Pilot Perks, our alumni benefits program, to access exclusive discounts from local businesses and on-campus partners.

Sign up for Pilot Perks

UP Reunion

Come Home Again for Reunion

Every year, alumni return to The Bluff for Reunion Weekend, which includes class anniversaries, the Annual Alumni Awards, the Welcome Home BBQ, and much more! Our next Reunion Weekend is currently scheduled for June 2022.

See 2019 Reunion Photos

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Group dining event in the Pilot House

Read the University of Portland’s Pilot Navigator to learn about events open to the entire Pilot community!

Pilot Navigator