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Alumni Events

The WCU Alumni Association hosts events on campus, in local communities across the state, and online. We invite you to join us for upcoming events and explore our Western Wednesday recorded events

Please feel free to contact us if you are interested in hosting an event in your area.

Upcoming Events

David Dorando Replay


Western Wednesday Replays

From Pride of the Mountains and Sports Preview to interviews with noted faculty and alumni. Western Wednesday is a monthly virtual event hosted by the WCU Office of Alumni Engagement featuring special members of the WCU community. You can watch the replays any time… 

Watch the replays


Triad Western Club Greensboro Gasshoppers Game



The Greater WCU Triad Alumni Club invites you and other WCU alumni and friends for a special Triad Alumni Club event on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at First National Bank Field, home of the Greensboro Grasshoppers. 

This fun family event includes a free game ticket and a complimentary first beverage. Individual food purchases can be made from various concession options throughout the ballpark. Reserved seating for WCU is located in the outfield area known as the “Sunbrella Shade Zone.” 


First National Bank Field
Sunbrella Shade Zone
408 Bellemeade Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Time: Gates open at 6:00pm and game begins at 6:30pm
Cost: Complimentary ticket and first beverage
Sponsor: WCU Office of Engagement



Purple & Gold



Purple and Gold Reunion

WCU classes from 1940-1979
July 29-30, 2022

All Western Carolina University alumni who graduated from 1940-1979 are invited to attend this special event. It will be a weekend full of reunion activities including a Friday evening welcome home social, campus bus tours, a reunion luncheon, a nostalgic dinner/dance and lots more! All WCU alumni of these four wonderful decades are invited back.

Early-bird overnight accommodations are available at the Comfort Inn in Sylva, NC by calling 828.477.4950 and asking for the special WCU P&G Reunion rate of $149/night + tax.

For more information, contact:

Marty Ramsey ’85
Director of Alumni Engagement
or call 1.877.440.9990

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