Associate Alumni

All students at the University of Alberta value their alma mater. That’s why we now recognize University of Alberta Faculty of Extension
Certificate holders as Associate Alumni.

Who is defined as an Associate Alum?  

Certificate Holders – Those University of Alberta students who have completed a certificate program through the Faculty of Extension.


To honour the achievement of Certificate holders, the Alumni Association is extending the following alumni benefits to Associate Alumni: 

  1. Apply to a Faculty of Extension program of your choice, identify yourself as a UAlberta Associate Alumni, and the $100 program application fee will be waived (details).
  2. A digital copy of New Trail Magazine (three times annually), E-Trail Electronic Magazine (monthly) and other communications from the Alumni Association 
  3. A connection to lifelong learning programs and U of A research 
  4. Discounts with select affinity partners 
  5. Access to exclusive Alumni travel programs 
  6. Inclusion in student mentorship programs 
  7. Networking / business connections 
  8. Invitations to university events, including alumni functions that keep you connected to past classmates and friends 
  9. The Alumni ONEcard – discounted access to recreation and libraries 
  10. Discounts on tickets to events at the Jubilee Auditorium 
  11. Information regarding how you can support the University of Alberta through your advocacy, volunteerism and/or financial support