Once a DFAer, always a DFAer. Connect, Support, and Participate in the Design for America Alumni Network.

Have you connected with alumni near you? Here's the top 15 DFAlumni Cities.

San Francisco
New York City
Los Angeles
Washington, D.C.
San Diego

International? DFAlumni are in 20 countries worldwide. Top 10 cities:

London • Tokyo • Taipei • Paris • Bangkok • Capetown • Munich • Hong Kong • Toronto • Amsterdam

Tell Us About Yourself

Working on a cool side project? Traveling the world? Moving cities? Starting a new career? We want to know what you’re up to.

Share your story.

What happens after DFA? Check out the top 10 Companies where alumni work.

Google • Amazon • Microsoft • Deloitte • IBM • Apple • Facebook • Gensler • Tesla • Accenture • Capital One

Connect with Other Alumni

Being part of this community means you can ask and give advice, meet up with alums in your city, or see a familiar face when traveling to a new place.
Join the DFAlumni Facebook group or DFAlumni Slack Team

Connect with a Local Studio

Suggested ways to engage:

  • Support projects: Give feedback and critique at a studio meeting
  • Professional development: Offer a tour of your company
  • Grow the community: Host a meet-up or dinner with students

See the full list of DFA studios to get in contact with a local campus.



Donate and Support

Personal Contribution
DFA has impacted so many lives and now is your time to give back. Your financial support helps to spread design innovation and shape the next generation of social innovators. Give what you can - every gift helps!

Company Sponsorship
DFA seeks partnership with companies who share our vision and want to work with driven students.
Learn more or let us know you're interested.


Upcoming Events

DFAlumni & Friends Bay Area
The Future of Social Impact: February 8 

RSVP Here.

Leadership Studio 2018!
Save the date: August 1-5

Featured DFAlum

Sameer Srivastava
Northwestern ‘17 – Leverege, Product Engineer

John Wetzel
Notre Dame ‘16 – BoxCast, Lead Designer

Cassie Coravos
Northwestern ‘15 Kiva and Build Institute, Program Manager

Ritu Parekh
UC Davis ’16 – MASS Precision, Mechanical Engineer 

Emma Townley-Smith
Stanford ‘16 – Capital One Labs, Product Manager 

Aaron Lewis
Yale '16– Uber, Product Designer