Constituent Groups

Rockhurst University constituent associations are volunteer groups that exist to carry on the mission of Rockhurst in the community in a targeted way.

Active constituent groups are:

Rockhurst University Leaders Council

The Rockhurst University Leaders Council is an organization comprised of community leaders who are committed to learning, leadership and service in the Jesuit tradition and dedicated to communicating the distinct attributes of Rockhurst University to business, civic, social, religious, and philanthropic communities nationwide. For more information on the Rockhurst University Leaders Council contact Mary Mooney Burns at

Golden Hawks Society 

The Golden Hawks Society is made up of alumni who have celebrated their 50-year "Golden Hawk" reunion. For more information on the Golden Hawks Society contact Brent Blazek at

Young Alumni Council

The Young Alumni Council exists to actively engage young alumni in Kansas City with Rockhurst University through social events, professional development, and community service opportunities. For more information contact Morgan Maloney at

Friends of Rockhurst University Library

The Friends of Rockhurst University Library promotes awareness and support for the continued growth of the Greenlease Library necessary for the academic growth of students and faculty. For more information on the Friends of RU Library contact Bebe Herrington at

R Club

The R Club is the official athletic booster club of Rockhurst University. This membership-based organization offers an opportunity for alumni and supporters to directly enhance the experience of student-athletes at Rockhurst University. For more information contact Brent Blazek at

Alumni Medical Network

The Alumni Medical Network is a community of medical professionals who are committed to providing a network of support for Rockhurst students who are preparing for a career in the medical field. For more information, contact Morgan Maloney at and to become a member, see this form

If you have an ideas for a potential constituent group, please reach out to Mary Mooney Burns, vice president for advancement, at