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Alumni FAQ

Alumni Community
What is myWofford and how do I register?
How do I update my contact/employment information?
Will people be able to view my contact information online?
I am not receiving e-mail updates about alumni events. How do I make sure I receive these?
How do I get in touch with former classmates?
Where can I find news stories about Wofford faculty, alumni, and students?
Why is considered a Wofford "alum"?
How can I notify Wofford of a recent accomplishment?
How can I notify Wofford of a recent engagement, wedding, or birth?

Getting Involved
If I want more information about something I saw on the alumni website, whom do I contact?
What events are happening in my area?
How do I make a donation to Wofford?
How much money has my class raised this year?

Programs and Services 
What continuing education opportunities are available to alumni?
What travel opportunities are available to alumni?
How do I keep up with Wofford events?
Where can I find information on career services and networking opportunities?
How do I get a copy of my transcript?
How can I buy Wofford merchandise? 

Alumni Community

What is myWofford and how do I register?
myWofford is a portal for web services at Wofford. It will allow you to:  
  • Find information about classmates
  • Change information about yourself
  • Volunteer to be a career advisor for current students or other alumni
  • Post and view employment opportunities
  • Make pledges or donations online
  • View your personal giving history
Use of the system requires a login and password. If you do not have a login and password, please click here to register for myWofford. For more information click here.
 
It is very important to us that we stay in contact with our alumni. Please let us know if your contact or employment information has changed by clicking here and filling out the form.  
 
No. Wofford will never display your personal information online.
 
The best way to ensure you receive important e-mails from Wofford is to update your contact information by clicking here. If you are still not receiving e-mails please contact alumni@wofford.edu. 
 
You can connect with other alums through myWofford, social media networks (Wofford College Alumni on Facebook, @WoffordAlumni on Twitter, and the Wofford Alumni Network on LinkedIn), or by obtaining either a print or digital copy of the Alumni Directory. Click here for more information.
 
The best place to find news about Wofford alumni is on the alumni homepage here. We also recommend follow Wofford College Alumni on Facebook@WoffordAlumni on Twitter to keep up with the latest news, events, and updates. You can also visit Wofford’s Newsroom by clicking here for additional campus news. 
 
Anyone who attended Wofford full-time for at least one semester is considered an alumnus. You do not have to have a degree from Wofford to be considered an alum.
 
Any news of promotions, accomplishments, or awards can be submitted through our website using the Alumni News form. You can find the form here
 
You can submit engagement, wedding, and birth announcements, along with photos online by clicking here.   
 

Getting Involved   

You may contact the Alumni Office staff via email at alumni@wofford.edu. You can also call our office directly at (864)597-4185. 
 
We send invitations via e-mail for all of our events. We also occasionally send invitations through the mail if there is an event in your area. To keep up with events in your area, please make sure that you’re preferred e-mail address is updated by clicking here and filling out the form. You can also visit our event calendar here to see a comprehensive list of all events planned for the current year so far. Be sure to check back frequently, as we add events to our calendar throughout the year. You can also follow Wofford College Alumni on Facebook@WoffordAlumni on Twitter for more information about upcoming events.  
 
You can find all the information you need regarding online gifts, matching gifts, cash gifts, planned giving, honor and memorial gifts, and much more on the giving website here.
 
Each year we set participation and dollar goals for all of our alumni classes. You can find up-to-date information regarding your class goals and participation by clicking here.  

Programs and Services

 
Wofford College encourages our alumni to participate in the college’s Continuing Education Program. The program includes an orbiting seminar, world travel, and Civil and Revolutionary War Roundtables each year. Please visit the Continuing Education webpage for more information.
 
Each year Wofford offers a selection of unique journeys to some of the world’s most beautiful locations, all with an educational focus. All members of the Wofford community are invited to participate. For more information on specific trips, please click here.
 
The Alumni Office plans fun and exciting events for all of our alums and friends throughout the year. You can visit our event calendar here to see a comprehensive list of all events planned for the current year so far. Be sure to check back frequently, as we add events to our calendar throughout the year. You can also follow  Wofford College Alumni on Facebook@WoffordAlumni on Twitter for more information about upcoming events.   
 
Wofford’s Career Services staff is here to help you at any point in your professional life. You can find information regarding skills development, mentoring opportunities, career search counseling, resume critiquing, and much more on the Career Services homepage. Our Career Services Office also manages the Wofford Alumni Network on LinkedIn. You can find a tutorial on how to use LinkedIn for marketing, networking, recruiting, and job searching here. You can also search for jobs, or post job openings on our TerrierLink Job Board. For more information about TerrierLink, please click here.   
 
Most unofficial transcripts can be obtained through myWofford. More information about how to access your transcript on myWofford, or how to request an official transcript, has been provided by the Registrar’s Office here.  
 
You can find out more information about Wofford discounts and our Tag a Scholarship program here. You can also find out where to purchase a variety of Wofford merchandise here