Columbia Chapter of Claflin University Alumni Association

The Columbia Chapter of Claflin University Alumni Association believes a university’s greatest measure of success is its alumni and alumnae. We encourage you to stay informed, get involved, give back and help us continue to make Claflin University one of the country's best university in which we all can be proud to call our alma mater.

The Columbia Chapter of Claflin Univeristy Alumni Association not only represents the interests and needs of our diverse graduates by affirming the history and traditions of the Claflin, we also offer a place to congregate and fellowship while encouraging lifelong support of our alma mater. The welcome mat is always waiting to greet you on the 2nd Thursdays of each month (6:30PM), so if you live in the Columbia area, make plan to attend the upcoming meetings.The meetings are held at the Granary Hotel & Conference Center located at 1539 Horseshoe Drive Columbia SC 29223. The annual membership dues of $25 are accepted in the form of cash or check at each meeting.

In the words of Mrs. Liz Zimmerman Keitt, the former President of Claflin University International Alumni Association (CUIAA):

"Let us always remember that our forefathers left us a rich heritage of determination, courage and perserverance. Those of us who have achieved any measurer of success have done so because of this legacy. It is our responsibility as leal and loyal sons and daughters to make sure that our Alma Mater is being supported financially, educationally, and spiritually so that the legacy of excellence will continue."