ACES is a powerhouse of innovation, where groundbreaking research and education pave the way for transformative change. Our classrooms and laboratories incubate ideas that resonate globally, shaping influential technologies and nurturing leaders for a lifetime. As alumni of ACES, you're not merely observers; you're catalysts for change, making waves that ripple across the world.

Keep your ACES ties strong by lending your expertise and passion on campus or from any corner of the globe. Explore the myriad opportunities available through the links below, and reach out to us for further details. 


  • Follow us on Facebook and to keep up with the ACES Alumni Association
  • Meet fellow ACES alums at "ACES in Places" events near you
  • Join the ACES Alumni Board 
  • Nominate a fellow alumni for an ACES Alumni Award


  • Speak in ACES classrooms and at events
  • Engage your company with ACES
  • Volunteer to host an ACES Family Academies Session


  • Donate to ACES in areas of scholarship, capital projects, and farmland
  • Connect your company
  • Offer job/internship opportunities to ACES students


Join the 4-H Alumni Association

Were you a member of 4-H? The University of Illinois Extension, Illinois 4-H, and the Illinois 4-H Foundation invite you to join the newly formed Illinois 4-H Alumni Association. A free lifetime membership is available online

We hope your 4-H memories bring a smile to your face. We're creating memories daily with today's 4-H members. 

Visit 4-H

Join Illini Link!

IlliniLink serves as a place for alumni, students, and faculty/staff to come together to learn from one another, and interact and further enhance the Illini community. You can engage with other members of your University community by:

  • Offering or receiving career advice
  • Providing 'flash' mentoring to current students and fellow alumni
  • Posting jobs & internship experiences
  • Expanding your professional network
  • Hearing about University updates, the current student experience and alumni information and stories from around the world

Join today!