Benefits & Resources
Common Questions About the Alumni Association
Here's where you'll find answers to common questions about the Alumni Association, the Alumni Directory and staying in touch with St. Edward's and former classmates.
Q. How much does it cost to join the Alumni Association?
A. Nothing. The Alumni Association does not charge membership fees, and all graduates of St. Edward's High School and the university are automatically members of the association.
Q. How can I get in touch with an old classmate?
A.The fastest way to locate a fellow classmate is to use Hilltop.Connect, the new online alumni community. To access the community you will need to register with a special username and password. Or, you may contact our office at 512-448-8415 or via e-mail. We will contact that person and release your information to them. Then they get to choose whether to contact you.
Q. Why is it important for me to update my contact information and news with St. Edward's?
A. Keeping us up to date with your most current contact information is what keeps you informed of upcoming events, assures you receive any mailings, including the university magazine, and allows you to stay in touch with your classmates.
Q. How do I update my information?
A. Keeping your information updated is the best way to hear about new happenings on campus. Update your information in Hilltop.Connect
Q. What about lifetime e-mail? Do we get a permanent alumni e-mail address?
A. We realize this is a service that many of our alumni would enjoy and we are considering this option. In the meantime, please keep your alumni profile up to date so we can share any news on upcoming services and benefits with you.
Q. How can I support St. Edward's University?
A. Being involved in the Alumni Association is a great way to support the university. We are always looking for volunteers to assist with local events, campus-hosted activities, and other department-specific opportunities. Also, you can support the university through annual gifts to The St. Edward's Fund. Be sure to register in Hilltop.Connect and update your personal profile so that you can receive the most current information on upcoming celebrations, reunions and other events.
Q. I’d like to serve on the alumni board. How do I get involved?
A. Please contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs for more information about our Alumni Board of Directors and serving as a member. View more information about our current board or obtain a nomination form.
Q. How can I start an alumni chapter in my city?
A. Broadening our reach as an Alumni Association is the cornerstone to all our activity. Expanding our chapters is a great way for alumni to stay connected to St. Edward's - no matter where they live. If you're interested in starting a chapter in your area, just contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs and we can assist. We can help you identify the best way to contact local alumni, assess potential alumni activities and begin forming a chapter.