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Alumni Association

We're Glad You're Part of Hornet Nation! We have a lot in store for you.

Black + Gold Forever

As a graduate or former student of ESU, you are a member of the Emporia State University Alumni Association. No dues, no fees just an open invitation to visit campus, attend events and take advantage of the programs and services offered by the association.

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Tell us about you!

We’ll use your new information for the Spotlight Magazine, to connect with other chapters and alumni, and to keep a solid record of all ESU Alumni. Be sure to fill out and update your information using the link below!

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Hornet Perks

Get your Alumni Membership Kit, Power E license plate, travel opportunities, credit card and insurance offers and more.

Hornet Perks
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Spotlight + News

As an alumni you'll receive the Spotlight, our biannual publication. You can also sign up for the Hornets for Higher Ed alumni Newsletter, too.

Recent Spotlight
Emporia State's Mascot, Corky, at Welch Stadium

Corky's Crew

Sign up kiddos for Corky’s Crew - we love to spoil our newest members of Hornet Nation with special gifts!

Corky's Crew Sign Up
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Refer a Hornet

Know someone who would make a great addition to Hornet Nation? Send us their contact information!

Refer a Hornet
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Easily order your transcripts online, pay with credit card and receive status updates via email or text message.

Get Your Transcripts
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Serve ESU

We appreciate our volunteers! Recruit new Hornets, hire graduates and advocate for ESU.

Recruit + Hire + Advocate
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Teacher Resources

You know Emporia State has what students need to be great educators (just look at you!), but did you know we have over 200 academic programs for students to choose from?

Teacher Resources

ESU Career Services are available to alumni

Career Services

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Alumni Groups + Events

Come to an alumni event, join a chapter in your area, or start your own. You're always welcome to connect with your Hornet family!

Check Our Calendar of Events

Make a Gift to Emporia State

Emporia State University provides sustainable resources for scholarships, academics, athletics, and the campus environment. There is no better investment than supporting the hopes and dreams of a student, and your gift has the ability to make a life-changing difference. Learn more about your giving options, contact the ESU Foundation at (620) 341-5440 or toll-free (855) 378-2586 (855-ESU-ALUM), or at

Athletic Compliance

This guide provides a general overview of the most common NCAA rules and regulations. Because of the depth and complexity of the NCAA rules, this guide should not be relied upon exclusively. Please direct any questions to the Compliance Office at 620-341-5825.

Athletic Compliance Brochure

About Us

Learn more about the alumni association + meet our full time staff.

Recognizing Alumni

Nominate fellow alums and read about our past award recipients.

ESU Alumni Association Contact Information

Mailing Address

ESU Alumni Association
Sauder Alumni Center
1500 Highland St. Emporia, KS 66801-5018

Phone: (620) 341-5440
Fax: (620) 341-6635