Development and Alumni

About us

Our role is to work with the academic community to engage alumni, friends, companies and trusts in the life of the University.

Our mission

Our mission
Our role is to work with the academic community to engage alumni, friends, companies and trusts in the life of the University.

Leadership team

The McEwan Hall. Stonework above the main entrance.
Development and Alumni comprises three teams who are responsible for all aspects of fundraising and alumni engagement.

University Regents

University Regents
Regents are the way that University recognises and harnesses the knowledge, expertise and guidance of a nominated group of volunteers.

The University of Edinburgh Development Trust

The Development Trusts
The University of Edinburgh Development Trust was established as a registered charity in 1990 and is tasked with receiving, administering and applying any funds and properties donated for the benefit of the University of Edinburgh.

The Alumni Register

The Alumni Register
Under the constitution, the University must maintain a register of all graduates for the General Council.

The Alumni Portal

The Alumni Portal
The MyEd Alumni Portal is a secure website that enables graduates to update personal details, set contact preferences and access secure services.

Data protection

Data protection
We take data protection extremely seriously and all our communications and information management processes comply with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Online forms

filling in form
Online forms to support data management and information activities.