Any AU alumnus/a who graduated in the last 10 years and lives in the New York City area is welcome to join the New York City Young Alumni Chapter (NYCYAC). The New York City YAC sponsors social, cultural, and professional events to enrich the lives of young alumni in the New York City area.

We also have a Young Alumni Chapter in DC - click here to learn more!

Get Involved

There are a limited number of New York City Young Alumni Chapter board positions that are filled on a rolling basis as vacancies arise. Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis throughout the year. For more information, or to apply, contact Jessica Tanca at 202-885-5933, and be sure to find us on Facebook.

Chapter Board Members

President: Sarah DeStefano, SPA/BA '09
Vice President: Fletcher Fernau, SIS/BA '09
Secretary: Eryn Leinoff, Kogod/BSBA '14
Communications Chair: Jon Menaster, SIS/MA '10

At Large Board Members:
John Antokas, Kogod/BSBA '12
Hannah Cohen, CAS/BA '15
Ed Levandoski, SPA/BA '11
Kelsey O'Donnell, WCL/JD '10
Alexandra Perrotta, SPA/BA '08
Marlene Vitale, SIS/BA '09
Ana Ward, SOC/MA '06
Alexis Zayfert, Kogod/BSBA '12

The New York City Young Alumni Chapter Board is currently accepting applications.  Apply today! 

Follow the NYC Young Alumni Chapter on Facebook 

Update Your Information

Not receiving information about alumni activities in your area? Update your contact information here or e-mail with your grad information, address, phone number, and e-mail address. You’ll be plugged into all activities in your area.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Women's Basketball Blue & White Scrimmage
Women's Basketball Blue & White Scrimmage 

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

New York Decade of Transformation Reception
In May 2017, Neil Kerwin will step down after more than a decade as president of American University. Under his leadership, the university has undergone a remarkable transformation thanks to the dedication of the entire AU community. Join us as we celebrate the extraordinary milestones we have achieved and imagine all that is to come. There is no charge to attend. 

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