University of Minnesota Alumni Association                          AZ West Valley Chapter Alumni and Friends


“Celebrating 43 Years as an UMAA Chapter”


     Welcome Back! See the next tab for info about our Welcome Back Picnic.

    See the tab ‘Chapter Events' for 2017 - 2018 events!

     Are  you an alumnus and/or a friend of the University of Minnesota living in Arizona? Are you interested in hearing the latest news about our University? Do you enjoy following the activities and sports at the U of M? 

     If so, then you might seriously consider joining the University of Minnesota Alumni and Friends, Arizona West Valley Chapter. This is an outstanding organization representing a great University. From our inception in February of 1974, we have grown to over 130 members. 

     Yes, we do have fun and enjoy the camaraderie of Minnesota people. We have a more serious side as well, supporting specific programs and projects at the University. Our association is for alumni and non-alumni alike. If you are a friend of the University, please consider this invitation to join us. 


     To join our group, print out the membership application on page 4, or email Joyce Kloncz, or call Membership Recruitment Chair       (623-215-2397). 

     The University of Minnesota Alumni and Friends: Arizona Sun Cities Area Chapter was formed in 1974. In 2002, the name was changed to become the Arizona West Valley Chapter, to include alumni living throughout the Phoenix West Valley. 

     Our group schedules five functions during the winter season, November through March. Programs include picnics, holiday events, dinners, guest speakers and entertainment events.

     Download our brochure for more information: UMAA brochure.pdf                                                                                   

    To print a membership form, click on this link: UMAA 2017-18 membership form.pdf

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