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Welcome UNF Alumni!

At the UNF Alumni Association, we strive to keep you in the loop with everything going on in the Nest. Whether it's through campus news, alumni events, opportunities to connect with the community and fellow ospreys, we hope to continue to be one of the bridges that helps foster and maintain your connection to the University of North Florida. 


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November Third Thursday at Veterans United Craft Brewery

Thursday, Nov. 15 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Veterans United Craft Brewery


For November’s Third Thursday, we’re celebrating Veteran’s Day and our active military and veteran Osprey alumni! We'll be enjoying lite appetizers and craft beer at Veterans United Craft Brewery with our friends and partners from the UNF Military and Veterans Resource Center. Plus, military and veteran alumni will receive one free drink on us! Tell us you're coming on our Facebook event page.


Don’t forget that all UNF alumni are welcome for this casual evening of fun and networking with fellow Osprey alumni and friends.



Washington D.C. UNF Alumni Reception with President Dr. David M. Szymanski
Sunday, Nov. 18 at Florida House on Capitol Hill 

Reception with UNF President Szymanski: 5-6 p.m.
Join fellow UNF alumni and friends on Nov. 18 to network and meet UNF's sixth president, Dr. David M. Szymanski! Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and drinks at the historic Florida House on Capitol Hill. Business attire appropriate. Formal remarks will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Professional Development Panel and Dinner: 6-8:30 p.m.
Following the reception, UNF's Public Service Leadership Program (PSLP) students and alumni will gather with Ambassador Nancy Soderberg, professor and program director, for their traditional professional development panel and dinner. This event's speakers include Joy Bagwell, Ian Duff, Jordan Pic and Brett Waite. All guests are welcomed to stay for this signature PSLP event.

Registration is free, but space is limited. 

RSVP by Thursday, Nov. 8.

27th Annual Alumni Holiday Party at Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens
Join your fellow Ospreys on Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 7 - 9:30 p.m. for the annual UNF Alumni Holiday Party! It’s all happening at the North Florida Pole, where penguins and ospreys share a “cool” retreat. So, come dressed in your cocktail attire (no penguin suits required), enjoy hors-d'oeuvres and beverages, as we “chill” with our fellow alumni and friends. This is one unforgettable evening you won't want to miss! Register Here! 

UNF Nest Fest 2019
Save the date for February 17 - 23 for Nest Fest 2019 and mark your calendars for our marque events – the Blue & Gray Bash on Friday, Feb. 22, Swoop the Loop 5K and Fun Run, as well as Homecoming Village on Saturday, Feb. 23. More information and registration coming soon! 

Ozzie's Closet has a New Home
Donate new or washed and ready-to-wear suits, dresses, pants, ties, belts and other professional apparel for current UNF students participating in job interviews, career fairs and entering the work force. More details and hours of operation.  


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University of North Florida is home to a growing body of alumni from all walks of life, and the UNF Office of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving is dedicated to serving this community.


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