University of Michigan Alumni Association


Welcome to Orange County, home of the Surfing Wolverine! The Alumni Club (UMAOC) proudly represents over 3,000 U-M alums in Orange County.

If you are moving to OC or just visiting, look us up. We are your local connection to the University of Michigan, its alums, and friends. We offer a wide diversity of cultural, educational, recreational activities, and sporting events to our members and friends. We entertain visiting teams and clubs from Ann Arbor. UMAOC has won numerous awards over the past 10 years, including multiple awards as outstanding club for Region 4.

The Club encourages your participation in programs that interest you. We keep you informed through this website, emails about upcoming activities, and our Facebook or Twitter

We watch our beloved Wolverines football games at Hotel Irvine (17900 JAMBOREE ROAD IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, USA, 92614) every Saturday.  We look forward to seeing you at Hotel Irvine or any of our other events.

The UMAOC is your club. The Board of Directors is eager to develop new programs and plan events that serve your interests. We encourage suggestions from you, and can schedule events on short notice. Please email the club (, with any comments or suggestions you have for the club.

Our Board represents the wide variety of schools and disciplines of the University of Michigan. The Board meets monthly, on the second Monday of the month 6:30-8:00pm, at Tangram, 1375 Dove Street Suite 300, Newport Beach, CA 92660. We invite your to join! All board meetings are open to all alums and friends. Please contact us for details if you wish to join us at a meeting.