The Alumni Interest Groups (AIG) program offers UVA alumni, family, and friends opportunities to engage in the life of the University in Charlottesville and across the country.  To learn more about what the AIG program can do for you and your group, please email


Groups are volunteer organizations dedicated to celebrating connections, providing enrichment, and continuing UVA’s tradition of service. The AIG program offers support to a range of groups including: ethnicity and demographic based groups, Greek organizations, special interest groups, and sports teams to name a few.

To learn more about the groups we currently support, please visit the following pages:


Our team offers support on a contractual basis in the following areas. We work directly with our alumni volunteers to tailor their contract to best suit their needs.

  • Communications and event registration support
  • Database management
  • Fund management (in coordination with the UVA Fund)
  • Small-scale event/meeting support
  • Volunteer best practices

Meet the Team:

Emma Baumgardner HeadshotEmma Baumgardner
Assistant Director, Communications

Emma designs and distributes digital and print communications, provides website support and maintenance, as well as aiding in the set up of  webinars and event registration forms.  In addition, Emma serves as the point of contact for various groups and provides marketing insight for all AIGs. She assists with other departmental tasks as needed.

Erin SprouseErin Sprouse
Associate Director, Operations

Erin researches information for alumni and non-alumni, generates reports, and enters biographical and address information into the database. She also manages multiple administrative tasks and processes for the AIG department, including expense processing and tracking as well as office organization and management.

Alumni Association Holidays & Out-of-Office Schedule

UVA Alumni Association

Physical Address:

211 Emmett St. South
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 400314
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904