The University of Arizona Health Sciences

Office of Alumni Affairs

MedCats for Life! Connect! Celebrate! Be Inspired!

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson Office of Alumni Affairs is here to help you stay connected with your classmates and your alma mater for life!

We reach out to alumni in a variety of ways, including class reunions and homecoming celebrations every November; quarterly newsletters; educational seminars; volunteer opportunities; regional events; and social media communications.

Started in 1997, the College of Medicine Alumni Board has grown to represent more than 3,700 COM alumni, as well as hundreds of residents and fellows who have continued their medical education through our programs.

The Alumni Association and Alumni Board are guided by the following mission, vision and values:


The UA College of Medicine Alumni Association’s mission is to create and promote activities and programs that connect, celebrate and inspire our students and alumni.


We promote and support the College of Medicine’s enduring traditions of excellence, pride, and engagement with our community.

The UA College of Medicine - Tucson enjoys distinction as Arizona’s first MD-degree granting college—offering state-of-the-art medical education, groundbreaking research opportunities and leading-edge patient care for families throughout Arizona and well beyond our state’s borders. As our alumni, you are an important part of the College of Medicine's history and success.