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Recognize Unsung Heroes in the Bronco Community

The association annually gives thanks to the many unsung heroes who make a difference in the world, but whose good works may otherwise go unnoticed. Your recommendations are needed for the Ignatian Award, Louis I. Bannan, S.J. Award, and Paul L. Locatelli, S.J. Award. 

Read more about each honor and submit your nominations online »

Nominations are due by Friday, December 9 and all recipients will be honored at the Seventh Annual Anniversary Awards Dinner on April 28, 2012.

santa Clara Honors the Month of Remembrance

Join the University community in honoring the tradition of remembering those who continue to inspire our lives even after their passing. Submit a prayer request with the names of your loved ones to be added to the Altar of Remembrance in the Mission Church.  Online submission form »

Take a moment to say congratulations

"Thank you so much for calling to congratulate me on my acceptance to Santa Clara." - a 2011 admitted student

Get involved with the New Student Calling Program to share your SCU experience with admitted students, help with questions, or to simply say ... Welcome to SCU! Sign up Today »

Honoring the Season of Giving

As you begin to celebrate the holiday season, take some time to give back to your community and those less fortunate. Join one of our Alumni for Others (AFO) volunteer projects to give the gift of yourself this season.
Find a project near you »

Did you know there is a community of Broncos on Facebook waiting to reconnect with you? Join the over 3,300 alumni and friends to be a part of the conversation. While there, make sure to post why it's great to be a Bronco on the wall to win a prize!  "Like" us today »





Alumni Association First Friday Mass and Lunch

12:05pm | Mission Church and Donohoe Alumni House

An informal, friendly luncheon with fellow alumni.





Peninsula Chapter AFO at St. Francis Center

9aM | St. Francis Center, Redwood City

Volunteer to help paint and assemble furniture.





Phoenix Chapter AFO Home Makeover

9am | Vincentian Fresh Perspectives

Help transform a house in need for a deserving family.





Hawaii Chapter Planning Meeting and Reception

6pm | Kincaid's, Honolulu

Get involved and share ideas to help the Hawaii Chapter.





Chicago Chapter Happy Hour

6PM | English Bar and Restuarant

Mix and mingle with fellow Broncos in the Chicago area.


Visit the Alumni Online Event Calendar
for additional regional, AFO, and association events.

University News

A Message of thanks from Father Michael E. Engh

Father Engh takes a moment to reflect upon the University's preparations for the Month of Remembrance, the good works of our student immersion trip participants, and the importance of lending a helping hand in our communities. Read More »

The Tech Awards 11th Annual Gala

On Oct. 20, The Tech Awards 11th Annual Gala honored 15 technologists, educators, scientists, and entrepreneurs who use technology to improve our world. Over 1,400 esteemed innovators in the technology industry gathered to address global challenges that benefit humanity and President Michael E. Engh, S.J. spoke on behalf of the University's Center for Science, Technology, and Society.  View the video highlights from this inspiring evening »

New Trustees Join Santa Clara Board

Four new members were elected to the University's Board of Trustees. They are Patricia Boitano '71, William Coleman, Scott Santarosa, S.J. '88, and John M. Sobrato '83.
Read More »

Santa Clara Named a best Value Private College by Kiplinger's

For a fifth consecutive year, Kiplinger's Personal Finance has named Santa Clara one of the best values in private colleges. Kiplinger ranked 100 private universities and 100 liberal arts colleges that combine outstanding education with economic value. Read More »       

santa Clara Increases Enrollment of Women in Computing Majors

Santa Clara has increased the number of women enrolled in computing-related majors by 31 percent over the last two years. A sign of progress that SCU hopes will ultimately be reflected in the computing field as the next generation of engineers finish their degrees and enter the real world. Read More »

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