4:30 ClosingUrsuline College offices close at 4:30 p.m. from Oct. 18-22.

  • Overview
  • Women-Focused Education
  • Success Stories
  • Ranking & Recognition
  • Your Ursuline Blueprint
  • Facts & Stats
  • Arrows Advantages
  • Ursuline on Social
  • Our Heritage
  • Virtual Tour
  • Around Cleveland
  • Overview
  • Undergraduate Admission
  • Graduate Admission
  • Accelerated Admission
  • Transfer Admission
  • Connect with a Counselor
  • Scholarships

  • Overview
  • Summer Courses 2021
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Course Catalogs
  • Academic Support Svcs.
  • Career Svcs.
  • Academic Partnerships
  • Registrar
  • Our Faculty
  • Overview
  • Campus Life
  • Residence Halls
  • Student Activities
  • Personal Counseling
  • Orientation
  • Career Services
  • Women's Center
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Campus Ministry
  • Commencement
  • Coronavirus
  • COVID Kindness
  • Policy on Sexual Misconduct
  • Harassment and Discrimination Policy
  • Overview
  • Tuition & Costs
  • Net Price Calculator
  • Financial Aid
  • Scholarships
  • Student Service Center
  • Financial Aid Forms
  • Connect with a Counselor
  • Undergrad Textbooks
  • Donate Online
  • Ways to Give
  • Planned Giving
  • Gifts of Stock and IRA Rollovers
  • Scholarships
  • Annual Fund
  • The Impact of Giving
  • Donor Recognition
  • St. Nicholas
  • Wasmer Gallery
  • Overview
  • Get Involved
  • Support for Young Scholars
  • Alumnae Stories
  • Awards & Recognition
  • Alumnae Resources
  • Update Your Information
  • Board
  • Photos & Videos
  • Events
  • Overview
  • Hours
  • Find...
  • Need Help?
  • Reserve a Study Room
  • Article Request
  • Interlibrary Loan
  • Library Guides
  • Archives
  • FAQs
  • Policies
  • Friends of the Library
  • Overview
  • History
  • Photos & Videos
  • Overview
  • Mission & Vision
  • History
  • 150th Anniversary
  • Office of the President
  • Leadership
  • Employment
  • Marketing & Communication
  • Consumer Information
  • Faculty Speakers Series
  • Home / Alumnae/i / Get Involved

    Get Involved

    As an Ursuline or St. John graduate, you are part of our history. We would love for you to stay involved.

    Students on balcony2

    Serve on the Alumnae Board

    The Alumnae Association is governed by an Alumnae Board which establishes goals, plans programs and events for the Association, and maintains communication with the membership. New members are installed in May. If you are interested in being considered for a position on the Alumnae Board, please contact the Alumnae Office. All Ursuline and St. John College graduates are welcome to apply to be considered for service on the board. Board members serve two year terms.


    Attend Ursuline Events

    Throughout the year, you will be invited to numerous Ursuline events such as lectures, galas, gallery openings, and travel opportunities. To stay abreast of what's going on at Ursuline, join our monthly e-newsletter here.

    Mentor a Grad Student

    The Graduate Admission Office connects prospective students with alumnae/i from their program of interest to share their experiences. If you graduated from a master's degree program at Ursuline and are interested in serving as a mentor, please contact graduateadmissions@ursuline.edu.

    Share Career Insights with Undergrads

    To provide students with insight into the career world, the Career Services Office is facilitating CareerFIT Connections, virtual career conversations. These short-yet-intimate and authentic small-group sessions allow students to engage in organic conversations with alumnae willing to share their experiences and provide insight into the world of work for women.  

    Please consider participating in a group session with our students. Talk with students about what you wish you had known as you headed into your career, about the unwritten professional playbook, how to network, how to advance your career, how to present as a young professional, how to balance life and a career, how to find your voice and overcome imposter syndrome, or any topic you wish someone had shared with you. Interested? Please fill out the form here.

    Refer a friend to UCAP; we’ll send her a gift card*
    (*when she completes her first class)

    Remember the feeling you had when you finished your last class at Ursuline? Whether it was five months ago, five years ago, or 50 years ago, you’ll never forget that feeling of accomplishment and pride for finishing what you started.

    We all know people who talk about returning to college and can give a laundry list of reasons why now is not the time. The truth is, there may never be a perfect time, but Ursuline College’s Accelerated Program, aka UCAP, was launched nearly 25 years ago specifically to support adult learners. Help us spread the word about this program built for adults seeking to earn their bachelor’s degree while maintaining their full-time job or family responsibilities. With our reduced tuition rate, accelerated format, and online courses, there is no time like today to take that first step.

    We need your help! Referrals from you, as an Ursuline alumna, are a great way to spread the word. Your story can inspire others. If you know someone who might benefit, please call us at 440-684-6130 or email us at accelerated@ursuline.edu with their name and contact information and we will do the rest. If the referral chooses to enroll, we will send them a $100 Amazon gift card with a note of encouragement from you when they complete their first class at Ursuline. What better gift can you give?

    Volunteer at Local Nonprofits

    Every fall, the Alumnae Association hosts the College's Make a Difference Day (formerly known as Volunteer Day), bringing together alumnae, students, trustees, faculty, and staff to serve the Greater Cleveland community through active participation in various agencies. We also encourage alumnae/i outside of the Cleveland area to participate by volunteering in their own communities.

    Angela - Ursuline Student Athlete

    STUNT Ursuline_College

    Ursuline College in suburban Cleveland is now recruiting athletes for STUNT, one of... more

    STUNT Ursuline_College

    Ursuline College Mural Installation

    Valerie - Student Testimonial

    Nursing student Valerie shares what attracted her to Ursuline College and what she... more

    Valerie - Advice for Nursing Students

    Nursing student Valerie shares advice for students considering nursing school. more

    Valerie - Getting Involved at Ursuline

    Nursing student Valerie shares more about the largest student organization, Student Nurses of... more

    Nadia - Why Ursuline?

    Psychology student Nadia shares what she thinks makes the Ursuline College experience distinct. more

    Nadia - Student Testimonial

    Psychology student Nadia shares what she has enjoyed most about her Ursuline College... more

    Jocelyn - Being a Commuter Student

    Alumna Jocelyn shares her experience of being a commuter student at Ursuline College. more

    Jocelyn - Ursuline on the Road

    Alumna Jocelyn shares her experience of Ursuline on the Road, a program through... more

    Jocelyn - Student Testimonial

    Alumna Jocelyn shares what makes an Ursuline College education unique. more

    Hannah - Ursuline on the Road

    Hannah shares her experience with Ursuline on the Road, a program through the... more

    Hannah - Residence Life

    Hannah shares what she enjoyed most about her experience as a first-year resident... more

    Hannah - Student Athlete

    Hannah, a member of the Arrows' Division II Volleyball team, shares her experience... more

    Euneata - Internship Experience

    Euneata, an Art Therapy and Psychology double major, shares her excitement for an... more

    Euneata - Student Testimonial

    Euneata shares what attracted her to Ursuline College and what she has enjoyed... more

    Cyli - Ursuline on the Road

    Cyli shares her experience with Ursuline on the Road, a program through the... more

    Student Testimonial - Cyli

    Cyli shares what she enjoys most about being a student at Ursuline College. more

    Carlie - Student Testimonial

    Biology major Carlie shares what she has enjoyed most about being a student... more

    Carlie - Getting Involved at Ursuline

    Carlie, a commuter student, shares her experience of getting involved at Ursuline College... more

    #UrsulineCollegeGives 2018

    Ursuline's 2nd annual giving day, #UrsulineCollegeGives, kicks off at noon on Tuesday, November... more

    Message from Sister Christine De Vinne, O.S.U., PhD '73

    Alumni Profile: Emily Adkinson '17

    #UrsulineCollegeGives Announcement


    Move-In Day 2017

    Videography by Seamus Leahy more

    Ursuline Christmas Wish 2016

    We at Ursuline College wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a blessed 2017.... more

    Celebrating 50 Years in Pepper Pike

    Ursuline College was founded in Cleveland in 1871 but moved to its current... more

    Merry Christmas from Ursuline College - 2015

    Merry Christmas from Ursuline College - 2015 more

    Ursuline College an Architectural History & Closing Remarks

    Jessica Beam, Karl Brunjes, Ashley Hardison, Gail Peabody, Tara Carlson more

    Bre-Anna Carruthers

    Green Housing in Cleveland more

    Scott Plescia

    Effects of the Flipped Classroom on Student Achievement more

    Jennifer Miroglotta

    Reaching Reading Potential: The Effects of Assistive Technology on Struggling Readers more

    Bravina Talia Trovato

    Hatching Bluebirds on Campus: The Story Behind Ursuline's New Eastern Bluebird Trail more

    Michelle Cochran

    Oncology Nursing Compassion Fatigue: Art Therapy for Self Awareness and Self Care more

    Stephanie Erin Dumperth

    Patriarchal Colonialism: Examining How this Phenomenon has Affected the Indigenous People of the... more

    Intro & Courtney Jackson

    The Journey for Equality: African-Americans' Use of Music to Battle Discrimination more

    Innovations '15 Sneak Peak

    Sneak Peak of Ursuline College's fashion show, Innovations. This year's show is on... more

    Ursuline College - Student Research Symposium

    Ursuline College - Student Research Symposium more


    All Campus Student Exhibition Opening more

    Book Tree 2014

    Sr. Diana Stano speaks on Founders Day

    Founders Day Brunch 11-16-2014 more

    Jack Newman speaks on Founders Day

    Founders Day Brunch 11-16-2014 more

    Metz for Residents

    Metz Dining Services for Non-Residents

    'Holy Women Icons' by: Rev. Dr. Angela Yarber

    W.E.A.V. Presents: 'Holy Women Icons' by: Rev. Dr. Angela Yarber more

    URSA virtual tour: Academic Support Center

    Meet some of the URSA staff more

    Banned Book Week 2014

    Ursuline celebrates 3rd annual Banned Book Week Video by Molly Carroll Special Thanks to: Comic... more

    Best Closet in Cleveland Exhibition Set-up

    Avery Friedman Human Rights Scholarship - $100K Celebration 8-7-14

    Avery Friedman Human Rights Scholarship - $100k Celebration 8-7-14 more

    Math Alumnae Jessica Korkosz '09, MBA '13


    ‘Words of Wisdom’ for this year’s grads from faculty and staff. more

    Innovations '14

    Performed by Lykke Li - I Follow Rivers (The Magician Remix) For information go... more

    URSA Virtual Tour: Academic Support Center

    Academic Support Center staff explain tutoring, accommodations, testing and the FOCUS program Video by... more

    URSA Virtual Tour: Student Success Office

    Sr. Virginia discusses academic orientation, student advising and programs such as UCOACH, LEAD,... more


    This video is about groundbreaking more

    Celebrating Poetry Month

    Video by Molly Carroll, Media Center Ursuline's Faculty and Staff share their favorite poems more

    Best Closet in Cleveland: 30th Anniversary of the Historic Costume Collection

    Fashion Promo

    The students of Ursuline College’s School of Graduate and Professional Studies Fashion Program... more

    Transnational Perspectives on Women's Rights as Human Rights

    15th Annual Faculty Lecture Series: Best Closet in Cleveland

    With over 3,500 pieces of 20th Century American fashion donated by Greater Clevelanders,... more

    Ceremonial Demolition 3-25-14

    O'Brien Ceremonial Demolition 3-25-14 - Opening Remarks

    Ursuline College education alumna working to change lives of Cleveland youth

    Most people remember forever one teacher that made an impressionable difference in their... more

    Biology Alumna Anna Grinberg '01


    Alumna Amanda Santiago Lott '07 talks about her career in Graphic Design

    Visual Communication Design Alumna Amanda Santiago Lott '07

    Kathryn Holzheimer at Wasmer Gallery

    Brushless Techniques with Kathryn Holzheimer

    Ursuline College PR & Marketing Communications Alumna

    PR & Marketing Communications Alumna Elizabeth Coletta Ambrose '08 more

    PR & Marketing Communications Alumna on working in Downtown Cleveland

    PR & Marketing Communications Alumna on working in Downtown Cleveland more

    Pilla Seasons

    Ursuline Bookstore

    Meet Lily, Ursuline's resident therapy dog

    The offices of URSA provide a variety of services and programs to help... more

    Food Time.

    Metz at Ursulne College- seen through Google Glass more

    Study Grind.

    Besse Library at Ursuline College more

    Embrace The Snow

    It's the cold hard fact that we will be buried under snow for... more

    Dress Up For No Reason

    On the LAST day of 2013... do it up! Dress Up! Regardless of... more

    Go Technology Free

    Try to cut your technology ties on December 29th! Experience a day without emails,... more

    1 Hour Adventure

    On December 28th, go for a drive! Don't have a destination in mind,... more

    Pay It Forward

    5 days until the New Year...! Try to Pay It Forward - December... more

    Try Something New

    On your six days until the New Year Try Something New - December... more

    Diane Pinchot on becoming an Artist

    Diane Pinchot on the Studio Art Program

    Diane Pinchot


    In 2014, keep in mind these words: Do Something Get Moving Be Confident Risk New Things Stick... more

    Ursuline College Christmas Card 2013

    What's your wish for 2014? more

    Ursuline College Community Christmas Card 2013

    Ursuline College Christmas Card 2013


    thankful. part 3.

    The Cinematheque - Behind The Screen

    thankful. part 1.

    thankful. part 2.


    Ursuline alumna Erin Childers '11 discusses Chemistry program

    Ursuline College Chemistry Program

    Ursuline Professor Melissa Barranger-Mathys talks about the future of Chemistry