Alumni Relations

The Office of Alumni Relations at ArtCenter College of Design is dedicated to the lifelong success of the College’s alumni by creating opportunities, fostering connections, supporting continued education and facilitating collaborations across ArtCenter’s diverse communities around the world.

Stay in touch by emailing news, events and exhibition openings to alumni@artcenter.edu and join our LinkedIn Group.

  • Robbie Nock
    Director, Alumni Relations
  • Abby Stalfors
    Coordinator, Alumni Relations


ArtCenter Alumni can take advantage of a wide variety of benefits.

Alumni Directory

Access a digital ArtCenter Alumni Directory with contact information searchable by degree, location and professional information.

Please visit the Directory Request page to access the directory online. Email alumni@artcenter.edu for further assistance or to set up a meeting.

Lifetime Email Forwarding

Use your lifetime ArtCenter alumni email address to qualify for unique discounts and services, including ArtCenter at Night and ArtCenter’s Behance page.

Behance

Join ArtCenter’s Behance page where you can create and share your digital portfolio, access jobs and connect with fellow alumni. 

Visit network.artcenter.edu and use your ArtCenter alumni email address to sign-up.

ArtCenter at Night (ACN) Discount

Degree-holding ArtCenter alumni receive a 50 percent discount on classes offered through ArtCenter at Night. Alumni who completed 45 credits in three consecutive terms and left in good standing but did not graduate qualify for a 25 percent discount. Discount does not apply to any lab fees for late fees. These must be paid in full at the time of registration.

For more information, or to register for a class, visit ArtCenter at Night.

Apple and Student Store Discounts

When enrolled in an ACN course, alumni qualify for an academic discount on Apple products, as well as any merchandise sold at the Hillside Campus Student Store.

Alumni Library Card

The James Lemont Fogg Memorial Library is accessible to all alumni. Cards are available at the Office of Alumni Relations, and must be updated annually.

CMTEL Access

With an appointment, alumni can explore ArtCenter’s Color, Materials and Trends Exploration Laboratory (CMTEL) at ArtCenter’s Hillside Campus. CMTEL’s material sample collection represents more than 150 manufacturers.

To make an appointment, email marshal.hamachi@artcenter.edu or call 626 396-4307.

Global Alumni Network

Alumni chapters actively represent ArtCenter’s alumni community around the world in more than five countries and 13 cities.

In partnership with Alumni Relations, Chapter Chairs host events, help alumni connect with each other and offer diverse programming in their region.

Alumni Ambassadors are located in 21 countries around the world to connect with prospective students and serve fellow alumni traveling to their region by providing support, advice and assistance.

See Alumni Chapters and Ambassadors section.

Career Planning and Counseling

Alumni are invited to contact the Office of Career and Professional Development for ongoing guidance for all career stages.

The Career Development staff is available to review portfolios and make introductions, when possible. DOT Connect, ArtCenter’s online job board and recruitment tool, is available for finding job opportunities and hiring fellow ArtCenter alumni.

Fulbright Scholarship Support

Alumni interested in pursuing a Fulbright Scholarship are invited to contact Hannag Huang at hannah.huang@artcenter.edu for application guidance.

Legacy Circle

Help support the next generation of artists with ArtCenter Legacy Circle.