About Us

The Bands Alumni Chapter was founded in 2012 under the auspices of the West Chester University Alumni Association.



The purpose of the Bands Alumni Chapter shall be to promote the interests of West Chester University in all areas of academic, cultural, and social needs; to strengthen the Association through a strong network of graduates; and to increase alumni awareness of the University's needs. In accordance with the University’s Affirmative Action Policy, the West Chester University Alumni Association does not discriminate “on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, religious creed, disability, or veterans’ status. Nor does the Association allow any forms of sexual harassment.”



- WCU AA Bands Alumni Chapter Bylaws Article II. 

Any person graduating from West Chester University, or its predecessors, and participated in the organization(s) known as Marching Band, Concert Band, Wind Symphony (previously known as Symphonic Band), and/or Wind Ensemble for at least one semester, shall be a member of the Chapter.



All non-graduates who have attended West Chester University or its predecessors for at least two semesters and whose classes have graduated may become members of the Bands Alumni Chapter upon request.

If you are interested in joining the Bands Alumni Chapter, please contact Rachael Smolinsky at wcupabaa@gmail.com