Established in 1965, the Metro Atlanta Chapter of the Jackson State University National Alumni Association exists to support the mission and vision of Jackson State University with a particular focus on student recruitment, alumni retention, community outreach and fundraising activities throughout Metropolitan Atlanta. The Chapter promotes, plans and executes activities within Fulton, Fayette, DeKalb, Rockdale, Henry, Clayton, Douglas, Cobb, and Gwinnett Counties.


Upcoming Events


Friday, December 14, 2018   

8:00 pm       

Juicy’s Joint Dance & Night Club

4019 Glenwood Road

Decatur, GA 30032

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MONDAY, December 17, 2018

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Greenforest Baptist Church

Youth Center -Building 3

3250 Rainbow Drive

Decatur GA 30034


Award Winning Chapter

Serving the Metro Atlanta Area Since 1965

Welcome to the online home of THEE Metro Atlanta Chapter of the Jackson State University National Alumni Association.  With over 100 members, we are one of the largest chapters in the nation and lead the association in the areas of FUNDRAISING, STUDENT RECRUITMENT, MEMBERSHIP & PUBLIC RELATIONS. 

TIGERS FOREVER | Nov. 3, 2017

The JSU Development Foundation awarded MAC the TIGERS FOREVER  and the UNIVERSITY CLUB awards during the Legacy Banquet. This award is given to the chapter who made the largest donation in the previous year. 


The National Alumni Association recognized the Metro Atlanta Chapter as the leading chapter in Student Recruitment for Category B. The chapter participated in more Student Recruitment fairs than any other chapter in the country!

2018 Alumni Awards

2018 Metro Atlanta Chapter Alumnus of the Year

Sylvester Taylor was named 2018 Alumnus of the Year for the Metro Atlanta Chapter.  He received the award at the Annual Scholarship Jazz Brunch on June 2, 2018.   

About Sylvester:

 1984 Graduate with BS Degree Business Finance 

Life Member, JSUNAA 

Financial Secretary 

JSUMAC Audit Chair  

SWAC Alliance Representative 

SE Regional Board Member, JSUNAA  

Motto: "We must become the change we wish to see in the world" - Ghandi

2018 JSUNAA Alumnus of the Year

Metro Atlanta Chapter Member, Yolanda R. Owens has been named the 2018 Alumnus of the Year for the Jackson State University National Alumni Association, Inc.  Yolanda becomes the sixth member of  the Metro Atlanta Chapter to  have received this prestigious award: Stanlee Greene (1986), Claudia M. Greene  (1991), Ronald Moore  (1993), Richard Taylor (1995), Terry L. Woodard (2005) & Yolanda R. Owens (2018).

She received the award during the association’s annual Fall Council Meeting on September 22, 2018 in Jackson, Mississippi.

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Signature Event

Annual Scholarship Jazz Brunch

The Metro Atlanta Chapter's signature fundraising event is the Scholarhip Jazz Brunch. This event was established to financially assist Georgia students who attend Jackson State University.

2018 Souvenir Journal

Thank you for your Support. To view  the 2018 Sponsorship and Ads (click below)

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