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Alumni & Parent Programs

Services and Benefits

Lifetime membership in the Lewis & Clark College Alumni Association is automatic upon graduating from L&C. The Alumni Association includes alumni of the College of Arts and Sciences, and alumni of the Academic English Studies program. There are no dues to pay or forms to fill out, and there are many benefits. 

Alumni Card

If you would like an alumni card when you are on campus, to access athletics facilities, and library, please stop by the Alumni Gatehouse, located at the entrance to campus by Campus Safety and Information. The Gatehouse is open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Contact the Alumni Office at 503-768-7950 or alumni@lclark.edu to get your alumni card mailed to you prior to your arrival to campus, if you won’t be here during our open hours.

Alumni Directory - myLC

Log on to the Alumni Directory with your own unique password to update your information and search for classmates. If you do not have your login and password, or if you have forgotten them, use the automated system to send you a link to reset.

Athletic Facilities

Alumni can use the College’s athletic facilities including Pamplin Sports Center, Zehntbauer Swimming Pavilion, outdoor pool, track, and tennis courts, during recreational hours by presenting their alumni card. Alumni dependents may also use sports facilities when accompanied by an alum — the alum must go in person to the Athletic Office in Pamplin with their alumni card and purchase a card for each dependent ($35 per year).

Bookstore

Occasionally, the Lewis & Clark Bookstore offers promotions to alumni. Visit their site to learn more.

Campus and Regional Events

Free or reduced admission is available to alumni for many athletic events, cultural events, symposia, and lectures on campus. For information on current campus events call the campus events hotline: 503-768-7965 or view the campus calendar. Special alumni events take place on campus and around the world. Check out our current alumni events schedule.
Read event refund policy.

Career Services

The L&C Career Center can offer you services, or you can offer them yours! The for-you services include advising, workshops, and the L&C Network - a network of parent and alumni career advisors on LinkedIn.

To offer your services to career advising, from hosting students at your work, to holding mock interviews, to setting up your company with wonderful interns from L&C, please visit this page. Questions? - contact the Career Center at 503-768-7114.

The Chronicle 

The Lewis & Clark College Chronicle is published three times a year. Let us know what is happening in your life, and we will include your news in the Class Notes section of the Chronicle. You can also view the Chronicle online.

Email

Graduating seniors may keep their student email accounts for up to one year following graduation. Additionally, all alumni have been assigned a lifetime forwarding email address. Please contact the Alumni Office to get yours!

Financial Advising

Lewis & Clark College has teamed up with SALT to help alumni manage money and student loans. This is a free benefit that extends to all students and alumni.

SALT was created by American Student Assistance, a nonprofit organization. Activating your SALT membership allows you take advantage of many features:

  • Use interactive tools to get money savvy.
  • Search for scholarships, internships, and jobs.
  • Manage all your student loans in one place.
  • Get advice from expert student loan counselors.

Please log on to www.saltmoney.org/lclark and activate your SALT account and take advantage of all these benefits. If you have any questions please contact SALT’s Member Support team at 855.469.2724.

L&C Insider electronic newsletter

The monthly alumni e-newslettter is filled with the latest Lewis & Clark news and events that are of interest to alumni, parents, and friends of the campus community.

Library

Alumni retain borrowing privileges at the Aubrey Watzek Library (excluding inter-library loan system, Summit, and borrowing from the Boley Law Library). Alumni are always welcome to come back to Watzek and make use of our computers and print resources. Read more about alumni use of the library here.

Other Campus Resources for Alumni

Looking for a copy of your college transcript or trying to find an email address for your favorite former professor? Here are some links to help you find what you’re looking for.

Pioneer Travel 

The Pioneer Travel Program offers alumni, parents, and friends of the college opportunities for lifelong learning. To learn more about where we’re headed, go to the Pioneer Travel Program site.