The African and African American Alumni Association (5A) at UC Davis works to enhance the educational, personal, and cultural development of African & African American students, staff, faculty, and alumni. The AAAAA engages student and alumni through: charitable activities, social events, mentoring, and educational opportunities for African & African American students, staff, faculty, alumni, and community members.

Through giving, mentorship and volunteerism, the UC Davis 5A chapter is helping UC Davis African and African American Students.

Donations to the 5A Scholarship Program may be made in one of two ways:

  • Online
  • By check made payable to the UC Davis Foundation.  Checks may be sent to:

    Cal Aggie Alumni Association
    Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center
    Attention 5A Scholarship
    One Shields Ave
    Davis, CA 95616

Endowed scholarships provide generations of students the opportunity to pursue undergraduate degrees. If you would like to endow a scholarship, please contact Richard Engel at rrengel@ucdavis.edu or (530) 752-9960.

5A Award Opportunity For Current Students

Do you know an outstanding current student who has demonstrated leadership in extracurricular activities, community activities, employment or person situations? Our 2017 applicants have been selected and 2018 applications will be posted in December 2017.

Network Information

Upcoming Events

2017

Summer Board Meeting
This August, 5A will be having its summer board meeting. Make sure to stay tuned and check the 5A webpage regularly for the date.

2018

Jazz and Wine Social
Join us once again for our annual jazz and wine social immediately following the 2018 Black Family Day. More details are to be announced in the future, so make sure to check back regularly for updates.

Saturday, May 19
Time: to be announced

Past Events

2017

2017 Jazz and Wine Social

During the day enjoy Black Family Day then head on over to the Alumni Center and join fellow Aggies for our annual jazz and wine social. The event will include sampling delicious wines made by UC Davis alumni winemakers while enjoying the sounds of smooth jazz.

Saturday, May 20
4 - 7 p.m.
Buehler Alumni Center - AGR Hall

Click here to register and for more information.



2016

Joint Black Alumni Mixer

Come and join the Black Alumni Chapters of Sacramento State, UC Davis, and University of the Pacific for a night of socializing and fun at the California State Fair! Stay and join us at 8 p.m. to watch Chaka Khan at the Golden1 Stage. The concert is free with first come, first serve seating.

Monday, July 11
5 - 7 p.m.
Craft Brew Pub
California State Fair


Jazz and Wine Social
Join fellow Aggies for our annual jazz and wine social immediately following the celebration of Black Family Day. The event will include sampling delicious wines made by UC Davis alumni winemakers while enjoying the sounds of some smooth jazz.

Saturday, May 21
4 - 7 p.m.
University of California, Davis
Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center

Causeway Classic Tailgate
Enjoy fellow Aggie camraderie before the Aggies play Sacramento State and the 63rd annual Causeway Classic!

Saturday, November 19
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Kickoff at 1 p.m.
Aggie Stadium