Cumberland University

CU Alumni Association

If you graduated with a degree from CU, you’re automatically a member of the Cumberland University Alumni Association, along with more than 11,000 of your fellow alums. The CUAA exists to keep each and every one of YOU connected to each other and CU. After all, you’re not just a Bulldog for your college years, you’re a Bulldog for life.

So subscribe to Cumberland Connect, our alumni & friends newsletter.  Friend us on Facebook.  Cheer on Coach Hunt and the CU Baseball team to victory.  Come back for special events such as Homecoming and the annual Phoenix Ball.  Participate in the life of your University.

The Cumberland University Alumni Association is led by the Cumberland University Alumni Board of Directors, a volunteer organization of fellow alumni. For more information please contact the Office of Advancement via email at or call (615) 547-1269.

Board of Directors
  • President - Bill Potter
  • Vice-President - Scott Lawrence
  • Secretary - Drew Jennings
  • Immediate Past President - Jamey Eldridge

Cumberland University is fortunate to have alumni who believe in helping. There is much work to be done to promote the university and to provide quality education for the future. Many opportunities are available for participation. 

Committees are being formed to assist with such activities as: Homecoming, Reunions, Award Selections, special Fund Raising Projects, Recruiting, and locating and updating lost alumni. A wide variety of skills, from helping with mailouts to hosting reunion groups, can be put to great use for your Alma Mater.

Alumni Board Nominations - Do you want to be a part of history at Cumberland University?  Have ideas on ways to make your Alumni Association even better? This is an open call to all Cumberland University alumni!  We want you to serve on the Cumberland University Alumni Board.  If you have great ideas and know how to implement them, we would love your input and help on event planning, fund raising, recruitment, and more.  Click here to nominate someone today!

Professional Chapters

  • Master of Business Administration Alumni Chapter
    The Cumberland University MBA Alumni Chapter’s mission is to add value to the Cumberland University Master of Business Administration degree and to provide a marketing support vehicle for the program.
  • Master of Science in Public Service Management Alumni Chapter
    The mission of the Master of Science in Public Service Management Alumni Chapter is to promote ethical public service by creating a network of professional public servants at all levels of government and public service. Meetings are held six (6) times a year at various locations throughout Middle Tennessee for the purpose of maintaining relationships with former classmates, establishing a presence on campus, and mentoring current students in the MSP program.
  • Rudy School of Nursing Alumni Chapter
    This new chapter of the Cumberland University Alumni Association is currently being formed. If you are interested in helping please let us know.

Transcript Requests

To request a transcript please download and return the following form: Transcript Request, or contact the Registrar’s Office by phone at (615) 547-1227 or by email at


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