FIRST Alumni Groups

Grass-roots FIRST Alumni Groups have grown all over the world – excited and engaged FIRST Alumni create groups on their college campuses, companies and with local leadership in regional areas – with the goal of keeping FIRST Alumni engaged with and committed to the mission of FIRST.  FIRST has also created a networking group on LinkedIn to connect FIRST Alumni worldwide!

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Use the list below to connect with the FIRST Alumni Group(s) near you.

Quick navigate to Regional Groups

Quick navigate to Collegiate Groups

Posted here are only groups that have non-personal contact information (i.e. a shared email or website) and that FIRST Headquarters is aware of.  FIRST Privacy Policy.

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Regional Groups

Region Covered Alumni Group Name/ Website Country Group Email
Chesapeake FIRST Chesapeake Alumni Association USA 
Florida Florida FIRST Alumni Association USA
Illinois FIRST Illinois Robotics Alumni Association USA
Istanbul FIRST Turkey Alumni Turkey
Long Island (New York) FIRST Long Island Alumni USA
New England District Area NE FIRST Alumni USA
New York City NYC FIRST Alumni USA  
North Carolina FIRST North Carolina Alumni Association USA  
Ohio Ohio FIRST Alumni  USA  
Oklahoma Oklahoma FIRST Alumni USA  
Ontario FIRST Canada Alumni Canada  
Oregon ORTOP FIRST Robotics Oregon Alumni Association USA
Washington FIRST Washington Alumni USA  

Collegiate Groups

University Name Alumni Group Name State/Province Country Group Email
Bradley University FIRST (BU) Illinois USA
Carleton University Carleton University FIRST Alumni Association (CU FIRST) Ontario Canada
Case Western Reserve University Case Western Robotics Club Ohio USA  
Clarkson University FIRST Robotics Living Learning Community (LLC) New York USA  
Duke University FIRST at Duke North Carolina USA
Ferris State University FIRST Robotics RSO (FRRSO) Michigan USA
Georgia Institute of Technology RoboJackets Georgia USA
Grand Valley State University FIRST Alumni Network at Grand Valley Michigan USA
Illinois Institute of Technology Illinois Tech Robotics Illinois USA
Kettering University FIRST Alumni Association at Kettering Michigan USA
McMaster University McMaster Robotics Ontario Canada
Michigan State University FAMNMS Michigan USA
Michigan Technological University Copper Country Robotics Michigan USA  
Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) FIRST Collegiate Robotics Organization Wisconsin USA
Missouri University of Science and Technology Missouri S&T FIRST Alumni Association Missouri USA
MIT FIRST at MIT Massachusetts USA
North Dakota State University Bison Robotics North Dakota USA
Oakland (Community College and University) FIRST in Oakland Michigan USA
Oregon State University OSU Robotics Club Oregon USA  
Purdue University Purdue FIRST Programs Indiana USA
Queen's University FIRST Robotics Club Ontario Canada  
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute FIRST@RPI New York USA  
Rochester Institute of Technology RIT FIRST New York USA
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Rose-Hulman Mentoring Club Indiana USA  
Texas A&M Aggie FIRST Robotics Texas USA
The Ohio State University FIRST Robotics at Ohio State Ohio USA
Sheridan College Sheridan FIRST Ontario Canada
University of Calgary TESLA Alberta Canada
University of Central Florida Knights FIRST Florida USA
University of Connecticut UConn FIRST Connecticut USA
University of Florida Building Others Through STEM (BOTS) Florida USA
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Illini Robotics Alumni Association (IRAA) Illinois USA
University of Michigan FIRST Alumni &Mentors Network at Michigan (FAMNM) Michigan USA
University of Minnesota- Twin Cities GOFIRST Robotics Minnesota USA
University of Missouri Mizzou FIRST Alumni Association Missouri USA
University of Nebraska - Lincoln FIRST Robotics Nebraska Nebraska USA
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) UOIT FIRST Robotics Mentor Society Ontario Canada
University of South Florida FIRST Alumni @ USF Florida USA
University of Tennessee FIRST Alumni at UT Knoxville Tennessee USA
University of Texas at Austin FIRST alumni association at the University of Texas at Austin Texas USA  
Western University WE MARS Ontario Canada  
Yale University FIRST at Yale Connecticut USA


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