Alumni Association

Our Mission

The National Alumni Association is a comprehensive alumni association dedicated to serving alumni and Bethune-Cookman University. The mission of the National Alumni Association is to promote, support, and advance the mission, vision, and core values of Bethune-Cookman University by fostering and enhancing the relationship between the University and its alumni, members, students, friends, and supporters.

Our Vision

The NAA will be recognized for its outstanding service to alumni and members, and for advancing the mission of Bethune-Cookman University. Through the National Alumni Association, alumni, members, friends and supporters will have a lifelong relationship with the University.

Guiding Principles

The NAA welcomes and extends membership to all who are interested in supporting B-CU whatever their nationality, race, ethnicity, or religious affiliation. The B-CU-Alumni Association membership is based on having been enrolled at some point as a student.

The NAA seeks to fulfill its mission by actively recruiting alumni and helping to build the capacity of local chapters in their efforts to support B-CU.

The NAA offers programs/activities/services which are of interest to meet the changing needs and interests of members within the scope of the NAA’s mission.

The NAA seeks to cultivate a sense of pride, commitment, dedication, and a lifelong relationship among all alumni with B-CU.

Alumni and students of B-CU are our most important resource and should be nurtured and cultivated before graduation.

The NAA provides all constituents a voice and participation in decision making.

Core Values

Faith in God. The history of our institution is rooted and grounded in faith, so we continue to build on the faith of our founder and those who came before us to help us progress.

Operations/Organizational Excellence. We are dedicated to fostering operational and organizational excellence in everything that we do as an alumni association.

Integrity. We expect everyone to be accountable for his or her actions and to engage in honest and ethical behavior in the pursuit of NAA goals and objectives.

Alumni-Centered Focus. Alumni are our top priority, and we are committed to responding to their needs and fostering a lifelong relationship between alumni and the University.

Customer Service. The B-CU-NAA exists to serve alumni, chapters, and members and to provide excellent service to our constituents.


Diversity. We embrace and respect differences in ideas, race, beliefs, opinions, gender, perspectives, national origin, lifestyles, and political affiliations.