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Life after college starts today!

There are so many great ways you can stay connected to your university. To begin your journey as a proud UC San Diego graduate, get started with our bucket list—and create new Triton memories to last a lifetime.

Watch last year’s Alumni Orientation

Alumni Orientation is the must watch program for all graduating Tritons, including undergraduate, graduate and professional students. Join us for your very own insider's tour of your Triton network, giving you quick and easy, virtual access to the campus Alumni team and tips on how to leverage the alumni network for life and career success.

You'll learn how to make the most of your Tritons Connect online community, how to stay connected from wherever you land through regional alumni clubs and groups, and how to take advantage of career and professional development resources through the Career Center.

Tips and Tricks

Adulting 101

Staying Connected

Linkedin 101

First-Year-Out Bucket List

  • Get connected: Join Tritons Connect ( to seek alumni mentors, join affinity groups, register for special events and build your network. You can even sign up to mentor students still on campus to share your valuable experiences.
  • Be social: Follow us on social media – Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram (@UCSDAlumni)
  • Build your local network: Plug into an alumni regional club or cultural/special interest group, where you can meet your Triton community of alumni, students and fellow recent graduates. Attend your first regional club event by participating in a Triton Welcome Event (August/September).
  • Pay it forward: Volunteer with fellow alumni wherever you are. Attend Triton Leaders Conference to learn the best role, tips and professional development training (February)
  • Cheer on your team: Join us for a D1 athletic game...GO, TRITONS!

PLUS: Enjoy These Alumni Benefits: