Welcome to the FAM!
The Future Alumni of Memphis, also known as the FAM, is the student-based extension of the University of Memphis Alumni Association.
The FAM provides programming and services for current University of Memphis students that
will aid in developing stronger connections with the institution as well as with its
All current undergraduate and graduate students can be a member of the FAM! YOU are what makes the University of Memphis a great place and why we are proud
to be part of the Tiger family! So why shouldn’t you become part of the FAM and experience all of the great services and benefits offered to our alumni?
The FAM Membership Benefits
As a FAM member you get to enjoy LOTS of great benefits, including:
- DISCOUNTS at great places, such as merchandise and textbook discounts at Tiger Bookstore, merchandise
discounts at the University Bookstore and Tiger Gift Shop, Lenny’s, Target.com, Perkins,
and many, many more!
- Official FAM t-shirt!
- Increasing loyalty, pride, and tradition at the U of M
- NETWORKING! Develop an alumni professional network and become engaged in an active
- Athletic Events: Access to Tailgates, Watch Parties, Pep Rallies
- Increase Tiger spirit in and around the community
The FAM Events
Congrats to the FAM for winning 1st place in the non-float category at the 2011 Homecoming
Parade! Thanks to everyone who participated!
Peabody Rooftop Party
FAM hosted an exclusive Peabody Rooftop Party on Sept. 15. Guests enjoyed a performance
by Memphis' own FreeSol and music by DJ Drex from Q107.5. Click here to view photos from the event.
Costume Riverboat Party
The FAM commandeered a riverboat and threw a “ghostly” party on the mighty Mississippi River
on Friday, Oct. 22. Click here to view photos from the event!
Annual Blue and Gray Ball
The FAM celebrated our First Annual Blue and Gray Ball in mid-February at Central Train Station in Downtown Memphis. Students and guests
in their finest Tiger Blue & Gray cocktail attire enjoyed a night of great music by
D-Lo, dancing, and food with special performances by Al Kapone, Ingram Hill and American
Idol finalist Alexis Grace! Click here to see pictures from this fun evening!
How can I be part of The FAM?
Annual membership for the FAM is only $20/year, which allows admittance to all of the FAM events, access to all Alumni Association events and the amazing local and national
discounts! Plus …you get a cool t-shirt just by joining!
To join the FAM, fill out application using a credit card by clicking here. Print out your online confirmation page and bring it by the Alumni Center (635
Normal Street) to pick up your temporary membership card and your t-shirt!!!
OR …You may stop by the Alumni Center (635 Normal Street) and fill out an application
in person, pay (with credit card, check or cash), and pick up your temporary membership
card and t-shirt!!!
Click here to view FAM photos from the Peabody Rooftop, Blue and Gray Ball, Costume Riverboat
Party, and Advisory Board dinners.
The 2011-2012 FAM Advisory Board
Rebecca Day - Co-Director of Programming
Gian Gozum - Director of Communication
Katherine Pugh - Co-Director of Programming
Holly Stanford - Director of Membership
Mary Beth Steinberg
For those who want to be more involved and have their voice heard, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information to apply to be on the FAM Advisory Board. Applications and interviews are held during the end of each spring
Message from Mary Beth
Click here to view a message from Mary Beth Steinberg, member of the FAM Advisory Board, filmed at the 2011 Vision Forum.
Contact The FAM
University of Memphis Alumni Association
Attn: The FAM
635 Normal Street
Memphis, TN 38152