Jesse originally came to Chemeketa to become a paramedic. That began his journey to becoming a physician and teaching in the same program he was once a student in.
Chemeketa Community College Alumni Association
Take pride in your Chemeketa degree or certificate and get connected with resources available to you as a Chemeketa graduate by joining the Chemeketa Community College Alumni Association.
Whether you enrolled in one class, graduated with an associate degree, completed a certificate program, or transferred from Chemeketa Community College to continue your education elsewhere, you can become a member of our alumni association.
Chemeketa provides opportunities for students to explore, learn, and succeed through quality educational experiences and workforce training.
Together, we can create better opportunities and a better future for our community.
Complete this quick and easy application to start enjoying the benefits of the alumni association.
Share Your Success
- Send us your success stories - how has your time at Chemeketa prepared you for your continued education or professional development?
- Share your story of how you entered the workforce
- Do you have photos of yourself on campus during your time at Chemeketa?
- Send us a photo of yourself with Chemeketa gear
- Career Services
- Mock interviews
- Job Search
- Writing resumes and cover letters
- Regular invitations to events happening on campus for you and the family to participate in
- A periodic newsletter, updating you on special events, fundraising efforts, campus news, and alumni spotlights
- Networking opportunities with other alumni and creating connections with community leaders
- A digital alumni directory updated annually
- 25% off Chemeketa-branded clothing item or gift purchase at our bookstore (Offer valid in-store only, you must present your Chemeketa Alumni Membership Card)
- Complimentary digital subscriptions to the Statesman Journal and USA Today
Paying it Forward
- Become a mentor for current students
- Donate food to our food bank
- Become a member of one of our CTE Advisory Committees
- Donate to our Foundation to help current students succeed
- Let us know if your workplace is hiring
If getting involved is something you are interested in, email us today.
Although she was a first-generation student, Rosa never felt lost because of the support she found at Chemeketa. She now helps families in the community find resources to meet their needs as a Family Support Specialist.
Attending Chemeketa made the dream of college affordable for Troy. He now works at the college while also pursuing a music career.