Carthage Beacon Awards

The Carthage Beacon Award honors each recipient for one specific accomplishment, act of service, professional or personal achievement, event, or program. The College is proud to recognize these alumni, whose actions illuminate those around them.

Distinguished Alumni Awards

Carthage has two Distinguished Alumni Awards: The Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award is presented to individuals who have achieved and maintained extremely high stations in their chosen profession. The Distinguished Alumni Service Award is presented to individuals who have made valuable contributions to Carthage, their communities or church.

Request a Carthage Alumni ID Card

Your Carthage Alumni ID card offers you access to the N. E. Tarble Athletic & Recreation Center, the ability to check out materials from Hedberg Library, as well as discounts for Carthage Theatre and Chamber Music Series events.

Your Alumni Association

The Carthage Alumni Association works to provide services to alumni and unify alumni in giving back to Carthage.

Submit an Alumni Spotlight

We like to share stories of our successful alumni on the Carthage College website. If you would like to be featured, please complete the Alumni Spotlight form.

The Aspire Network

Stay in touch with other Carthage alumni and faculty/staff and current Carthage students through The Aspire Network. If you have any questions about the network, please contact the Alumni Office at or 800-551-1518.

Class Notes

Learn what’s happening with your classmates and other Carthage friends. Class notes are published on this website and in the Carthaginian, our quarterly alumni magazine.

Online Yearbooks

Carthage yearbooks from 1911 to 2009 are now digitized and fully searchable online.

Update Your Contact Information

Have you moved, or changed your e-mail address, phone number, or place of employment? Help us maintain an accurate alumni database by contacting us with your new information.

Carthage Social Media

Follow Carthage on social media. Go to Carthage’s Facebook pages, Twitter feeds, Flickr galleries, and our YouTube channel.

Regional Chapters and Affinity Groups

Carthage’s 20,000 alumni live across the country and world. Meet those who live near you.

Official Online Store of Carthage College Alumni

Buy Carthage apparel for men, women and youth; accessories including ties, hats and gloves; and home goods. Visit Slingshot online or in the Campbell Student Union.

The Aspire Center

The Aspire Center provides assistance to Carthage alumni, including the job search website Handshake.

Request Transcripts

Do you need a copy of your Carthage transcript? You can request official or unofficial copies through the Registrar’s Office