Development and Alumni


On your graduation day the Alumni Engagement Team will explain the benefits of being a University of Edinburgh alumnus.

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Your graduation marks the culmination of years of hard work. It is a day to cherish and to celebrate with family and friends. It is also an opportunity to meet the Alumni Engagement Team and find out more about the benefits and services you are entitled to as a graduate of the University.

You can find out more by visiting our dedicated graduation website.

Visit the graduation website

Before you graduate

Our alumni have also suggested a top ten of things to do before you graduate. Ensure that you have experienced the full Edinburgh by completing everything on the list.

Things to do before you graduate

The General Council

Since 1858 the General Council of the University of Edinburgh has enabled graduates to provide guidance to the University’s governing body. Think of it as the graduate version of EUSA and a valuable way that you can advise and influence the University throughout your life. As a graduate you automatically become a member of the General Council and can stand for election. You can find out more by visting the General Council website.

Visit the General Council website