Simple, stunning digital books for students & alumni

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BrightCrowd Books are...

  • An intimate, engaging experience.

    Each book is private allowing students and alumni to connect and share on a more personal level.

  • A dynamic, digital resource.

    A modern take on the classic yearbook, lets people discover and re-connect with classmates in seconds.

  • A source of valuable data.

    Detailed personal updates provide the school with data for marketing, fundraising and volunteer engagement.

BrightCrowd Books are NOT...

  • Not another social platform to join.

    No sign-up required and no passwords. Classmates create their page by answering a few questions.

  • Not an enterprise software solution.

    Books are set-up and launched in a day without any involvement from IT.

  • Not a time-intensive project to manage.

    Built-in automated engagement features let staff set-it and forget-it.

From admitted students to senior alumni, BrightCrowd Books keep classmates connected across the years.

Incoming Classes
Fraternities & Sororites
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Groups

Why choose BrightCrowd Books?


Classmates create their pages and share life updates and memories in minutes by answering a few questions and adding photos.


Books are completely private to a class and access is set by the school or committee.


Digital books can be converted to a pdf for easy printing.


Books have a one-time publishing fee and then are accessible forever on any device.

Students and Alumni love reading about their classmates

Over 50% of class members create a page in their digital book

Over 80% of class members view the book

The average user spends ~ 20 minutes reading the book

*Average across all books in 2020

Trusted by top public and private colleges & universities

  • Stanford
  • Harvard
  • MIT
  • Princeton
  • Columbia
  • Johns Hopkins
  • University of California
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Texas
  • University of Chicago
  • Georgia Tech
  • & over 50 more

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