Whether you're a Philadelphia native or you just moved to the region, you are part of a network of nearly 3,000 alumni in the area. Although we can't move Rush Rhees Library or Eastman Theatre across the country, our network of alumni, parents, students, and friends is dedicated to bringing the spirit of Meliora and Yellowjacket pride to you, where you live, work, and play. Come out and join us at an event, connect with us on Facebookvolunteerand help make the Philadelphia Network ever better.


Upcoming Events in Philadelphia

Career Conversations

Date: 6/13/2018 12:00 PM to 1/9/2019 1:00 PM Location: Online

UR Alumni and Friends New Year Celebration: Philadelphia

Date: 1/13/2019 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM Location: 

The Rochester Effect: Philadelphia

Date: 2/21/2019 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Location: Philadelphia, PA

More Events


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Find your regional network and connect with other alumni, parents, and friends in the area and keep up with the latest news and information.


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Philadelphia Network Leadership Co-Chairs

Corinne Brennan '04

Corinne Brennan '04

Ed Fox '91, '95M (MD)

Ed Fox '91, '95M (MD) 

Philadelphia Network Leadership Cabinet

Neil Cullen ’64

Elizabeth Cullen ’66

Gary Falk ’76, ’80M (MD)

Melissa Keiper ’12

Bennett Keiser ’75, P’08

Matthew McKenney ’87

L. Gerald Rigby ’67

Jessica Rose ’16

Joshua Rosen ’06, '07 (MS), '08S (MBA)

Lynn Shesser ’75N

Betsy Swovick ’10

Manish Vig ’91, ’95M (MD)

Matthew Watman ’12

Staff Contact


Alyssa Shoup '10, '11W
(585) 276-4557