Students & Young Alumni

Our alumni community just grew by one. Welcome!

Whether you are a student or new grad, you're part of a community of more than 293,000 University of Alberta alumni. And we're here to help you make the most of your newly minted alumni status. Here's how.

Webinars for Students & Young Alumni

Check out these FREE virtual events exclusively for students and young alumni!
We've Got Your Back
Learn how tapping into the alumni network early on can prepare you for the challenges you might face during your time on campus. Hear about the online career networking platform Switchboard, the Alumni Student Support and Engagement Team (ASSET), and on demand resources to support students. 

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Money After Graduation

You don’t need a finance degree to know how to make smart financial decisions after you’ve graduated. But it doesn’t hurt to get some advice. Hear from millennial finance expert Bridget Casey, who offers tips on budgeting, tackling debt, investing and pandemic-proofing your finances for the future. Watch now.

Life After University
Hear from a panel of UAlberta grads as well as Charlotte Wray from the Career Centre in this live webinar. Get a greater understanding of the (sometimes messy) transition from student to graduate. Find out about the importance of networking in today's job search. And learn how to embrace failures instead of fearing them. Watch now.

Job-Hunting in 2020: Navigating a New Normal
Hear from CBC Radio Edmonton AM’s workplace columnist Margot Ross-Graham, who shares job search tips to help turn uncertainty into opportunity. Watch now.

Your Career

Take advantage of exclusive professional development grants, mentorship, online job postings and events to help you launch your career.

Your Network

Connect with your alumni community from wherever you are in the world, from sourcing advice with UAlberta Switchboard, to attending social nights or workshops.

Your Money

Enjoy alumni-only discounts, pop-up perks and offers on special events, products and services ranging from theatre tickets to home and auto insurance.

Your Impact

Volunteer on campus and in your community (while boosting your resume!). Dig in at the Prairie Urban Farm, feed hungry families and much more.