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Alumni Last 100 Days

Welcome to the last 100 days homepage! We're here to be your one stop shop for everything graduation. Any information on upcoming events or tips to make your big day even better will be right here at your fingertips. 

Important Events to Remember

Alumni Association Open House/Annual Meeting

Friday, June 2, 2017 | 5:30 p.m. | Alumni Center, Burnett Hall
Since you're officially alumni, join us for our Alumni Center Open House from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. We'll have food, live music, and opportunities to connect with fellow alumni. Afterwards, join us for our Alumni Association Annual Meeting, where we will recognize our top volunteers of the year and welcome you into the Alumni Association. Active Alumni will be able to vote for Alumni Association Board members and officers. 

Other Senior Events and Deadlines

Financial Aid Exit Counseling

Seniors need to be financially responsible to help them with the next steps of their lives. So it's important to not forget your student loan exit counseling. Exit Loan Counseling will assist you in understanding your repayent right and responsibilities, options for repayment, and debt management skills.

To complete Exit Loan Counseling visit www.nslds.ed.gov. As a previous student loan recipient, you are required by the Federal Department of Education to complete Exit Loan Counseling. You will need your Federal PIN to complete Exit Counseling. If you do not remember your Federal PIN, please visit www.pin.ed.gov to request a duplicate.

Deadline for Online Cap and Gown Orders

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Tuesday, February 28th is the deadline for online cap and gown orders through Herff Jones. There is no cost for this order, and your cap, gown, and hood (for Masters and Doctorate students) will be available at the graduation fair. If you are unable to place an order by February 28th, students may do so by calling the Bookstore directly at 912.344.2603.

Spring Career Fair

Thursday April 6, 2017 | 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. | Student Union Ballroom
The Spring 2017 Career Fair is open to all students and alumni seeking an internship or full-time position. All students, regardless of classification, are encouraged to attend to learn more about careers in business, government, education, healthcare, non-profits, etc. Participants should dress professionally and arrive early with resumes in hand.

Spring Graduation Fair

Wednesday April 12, 2017 | 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. | Student Union Ballroom
The Graduation Fair will provide important details and information about the graduation process and representatives will be available to answer any questions that graduating students may have.

MAPP Exams

All undergraduate candidates (those earning Associate or Bachelor degrees) should schedule their MAPP exam through Testing Services. You may be exempt from taking the MAPP exam if you are a 1.) Post Baccalaureate student (earned a previous Bachelors Degree) or 2.) student who already took the MAPP exam at Armstrong to earn an Associates Degree or 3.) Master or Doctorate candidate. Students should schedule departmental exit exams through their respective department. 

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong honors its faculty, staff and Golden Graduates from the Armstrong Junior College days

Dozens of guests and Armstrong Alumni gathered to celebrate Armstrong's rich history and to honor their favorite faculty and staff from the Armstrong Junior College era.

Read More Armstrong Honors President Linda Bleicken and her commitment to the University

(June 21, 2017) After seven years as Armstrong State University’s president, Dr. Linda Bleicken will retire at the end of this month, but her legacy will never be forgotten thanks to the creation of the Linda and Carl Bleicken Commitment Fund. 

Read More Armstrong Alumni To Honor Faculty and Staff From Eight Decades

(June 15, 2017) – In a yearlong initiative, Armstrong State University’s Alumni Office will host four events to celebrate faculty and staff from the university’s four historic eras, which include The Golden Years: 1937-65; Armstrong State College: 1966-96; Armstrong Atlantic State University: 1997-2014; and Armstrong State University: 2015-17.

Read More A great time had by all at the Open House and Annual Meeting!

On Friday, June 2nd, alumni from near and far gathered for the 2017 Alumni Open House. Over 70 guests enjoyed delicious refreshments, corn hole games on Burnett Lawn and live entertainment by Jason Salzer MA '16 and Tobe Frierson. Afterwards, Alumni Association members gathered in Ogeechee Theater for the Annual Meeting of the Alumni Association. 

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