Alumni + Friends

Alumni + Friends

Support the College of Design

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While you might have left the College of Design, we hope the College of Design has never really left you.

During your time with us, our goal was to teach you to design for life. We are proud that our alumni have gone on to make names for themselves in various industries – from fashion to interactive media, architecture, and beyond.

We boast an active global alumni base of more than 6,000 across the world. We hope you choose to continue to play a part in the success of the College of Design. The support from individuals, foundations, and corporations strengthens the quality of the educational experience at the College of Design.

If you’d like to learn more about how to get involved as an alumnus or friend of the College, contact Carla Abramczyk, Executive Director of Development, at or 919.513.4310.

Networking Opportunities

Throughout the year, the Office of External Relations at the College of Design hold Alumni + Friends reception in conjunction with events around the United States.

The College offers many opportunities to connect with other alumni and professionals in your field. Keep up to date with what is going on at the College through Designlife, our online news source. Subscribe to our e-newsletter to learn more about what is going on at the College. 

There are other opportunities to connect with fellow alumni + friends through Facebook and Twitter and  join our LinkedIn group which has over 2,000 design professionals.