What is the UWABC?
The UW Alumni Business Connection (UWABC) is an online searchable database of Wyoming alumni-owned or managed businesses located around the world that helps facilitate "Cowboys and Cowgirls" doing business with other alumni. Visitors can search the UWABC by business category and/or location.
UWABC has two Main Purposes:
*UW alumni-owned or managed business are defined as businesses clearly owned by alumni or friends of UW, or a business where alumni are the principal executive(s) in a leadership role at the company. The UWAA reserves the right to determine if a business is deemed appropriate to the UW alumni audience.
How will UWABC help my business?
- To be a component of the career support program developed to provide valuable life-long career assistance to alumni, students, and friends of UW. Career support is one of the top requested services by alumni. The UWABC will help UW Alumni build networks, achieve their career ambitions, and increase the value of their UW degrees
- To promote the success of the UW Alumni-owned business to other UW alumni and friends who may want to purchase their products and services.
When you become an active participant in UWABC you will:
How do I join UWABC?
- Play a key role in career services for UW students and alumni
- Connect with prospective employees, interns, etc., including posting job announcements
- Promote your business products and services to UW alumni and friends
- Receive publicity including prominent listing on website (logo, business description and contact information) and listing in the upcoming AlumNews (12,000 circulation)
- Have access to receptions and personal networking opportunities
If you are a current-active UW Alumni Association member, annual UWABC membership dues are:
If you are not a current-active UW Alumni Association member, annual membership dues are
$50 for Individuals/Businesses*
Businesses and individuals will be contacted by a UWAA representative to assist with the activation of your WYOAlumni account - the gateway to gaining access to over 4,000 registered UW alumni, and the set up of your business listing.
*Prices varies with the size of company. Contact the UWAA at firstname.lastname@example.org or (307) 766-4166 for more information.*