Alumni and Friends

The Graduate School has championed excellence in graduate education for more than 100 years. We are proud of our more than 61,000 alumni who have earned doctoral or master’s degrees. Our alumni and friends are dedicated to our students’ success. They provide a network of support and advocate for our students through critical financial support that recognizes how our students lead research and discovery, build community, and serve as the next generation of leaders.

Learn how your funding can support graduate students, so they may achieve their highest levels of success as alumni.

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Two photos of Roy Smith, one shown present day standing by his wife in front of a river scene, the other shows Roy Smith in 1952 as a junior at UNC-Chapel Hilll

Roy and Mary Alice Smith alongside a photo of Roy Smith in 1952 when he was a junior at UNC-Chapel Hill.

“It was always my goal to give something back; that fund will go in perpetuity, and that means so much.”
-Roy Lee Smith '52, ’60 (MA), ’63 (Ph.D.)

Learn about how Roy Smith's gift will support future generations of Carolina graduate students.

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