Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign in to the Alumni Online Community?

Register to join the Alumni Online Community here: Alumni Online Community. Create an account with your own username and password if you have never used this before.

Does it cost anything to register?

No, the Alumni Online Community is a free service available to all SHU alumni.

I signed up for the Alumni Online Community, why can't I see the Alumni Directory, Class Notes, or Benefits Page?

Please allow 24-48 hours for us to process your request to join the Alumni Online Community and confirm that you are, in fact a SHU alumnus. Once approved you will receive an email and will have access to all of our alumni benefits and services.

What do you do with my information?

We update your information in our database so that you can receive mailings, invitations, and correspondence from the University on upcoming events, lectures and news. If at any time you would like to stop receiving mail from the University, please contact us. The University never sells your information to outside companies.

How do I find an Alumnus or lost classmate?

Visit the Online Directory, which is an exclusive resource for Sacred Heart University alumni.
If you are a registered member, log into your Alumni Online Community account and select the link entitled "Directory".
If you are not registered, you will need to proceed through the simple registration process before accessing the Online Directory.

How do I submit a class note?

You can access the form to submit Class Notes here!  Submit a Class Note and you can see it on our Alumni website and possibly even on social media.

Who can I contact if I have a question?

Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203)-365-7671 or If you are looking for a particular staff member, please take a look at the Staff information page located here.

How do I get my transcripts or verify my degree?

The Office of Alumni Relations does not have the ability to provide you with a copy of your transcript or verify your degree. In order to find your transcript or verify your degree, contact the Registrar's office.
Click here to access the transcript request form directly.

How do I get information on Pioneer sports?

Visit the Official Pioneer Sports Site to access all of the game schedules, ticket sales, online store and team rosters.

How do I make a gift to Sacred Heart University?

Giving a gift to Sacred Heart helps to support current students the SHU community. Any donation is very much appreciated. Click here to make a gift. If you have any questions, please contact University Advancement.

Does Sacred Heart University offer an ID card for Alumni?

No, SHU does not offer an ID card for Alumni, nor is it needed to obtain any of the alumni benefits.