Forever Bulldogs

As Bulldogs we have unbreakable bonds and strong connections. Whether you see yourself as a Bulldog, Tech'er, proud graduate of General Motors Institute or Kettering grad and whether you were a member of A, B, C or D section, we encourage you to share your hard won achievements.


Alumni in Pontiac
Alumni Winery Event
Alumni at Tenacity
VEX camp - Students watching robots

Boost Robotics Crowdfunding Campaign 

FIRST and VEX Robotics provides students ages 6-18 with an opportunity to join a community of fellow innovators. Through robotics, students explore scientific concepts and learn real-world STEM skills from professional engineers. You can help provide young engineers with more opportunities to learn and compete by supporting the Kettering/GMI Alumni Association’s Robotics Sponsorship program through August 21.

Come Back For A Visit

So much has changed on campus in the past 10 years. We hope you can plan a visit back to see all the familiar places and the exciting changes that have and are taking place. Just let the Alumni office know you would like a tour of campus including the new Learning Commons.


Share Your Experiences

Your time as a student and graduate of Kettering University or GMI are valuable experiences we encourage you to share with prospective and current students.

Alumni Volunteers

Our alumni know what it means to lead through service. Alumni volunteers share their time and experience by engaging with current and prospective students, supporting University events, and leaving a positive impact on the Kettering community.

Student Alumni Council

The Student Alumni Council (SAC) provides its members with public speaking opportunities, teamwork and leadership experiences as well as professional workshops that enhance leadership skills.

Alumni News Makers

Horsepower to Hyperloops Podcast

Listen to how alumni are making a difference in the world today.

Alumni Association

The purpose of the Kettering/GMI Alumni Association is to encourage and foster Alumni engagement to support the University’s growth as a global leader in cooperative education.

Join or Create a Network

Did you know that Kettering/GMI alums are networking regularly across the country?

Are you interested in joining or creating an alumni network in your area? If so, email the Office of Alumni Engagement at to learn more.

Current Kettering/GMI Alumni Networks are in the following areas: 

  • Arizona - Chair: Darlene Deane '88
  • Bay Area California - Chair: Mark Scalf '00
    • Connect with Bay Area Bulldogs on LinkedIn
  • Greater Boston - Chair: Ning Zhou '93
  • Chicagoland - Chair: Newell Bentley '02
  • Florida - Chair: Sandy Dietrich '87
  • Indy - Chair: Bruce Sing '79
  • North Carolina - Chair: Susan Richardson '85
  • SE Michigan - President: Joe Kibbe '66


Kettering University is ranked #1 in the state of Michigan and #23 in the Top 50 private colleges nationwide with the best ROI according to MSN Money.

Student working in Chemical Engineering lab.

U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2022 rankings identifies Kettering University in the top 15 among more than 150 colleges in the Midwest.

Giving Back

Gifts of all amounts make an important difference for Kettering students.