After you graduate

Joining ARU’s Alumni Network

Even though you have now finished your course, that doesn’t mean your time with ARU has ended!

You are now part of our Alumni Network where membership is automatic and there is no fee to join.

To keep in touch after graduation, receive our digital alumni magazine and event invitations, please do keep us updated with your news and any changes in your contact details – you never know when there will be an old classmate trying to trace you! You can also join us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Take advantage of our alumni offers such as alumni discounts on postgraduate study, access to our libraries, discounted gym membership and graduate work opportunities through ARU Temps.

As a member of the Alumni Network, you can take advantage of free careers support after you graduate, including lifelong access to resources on the online Alumni Career Centre. To upgrade your student account or sign up for graduate access email

We’re here to help support your continuing development in every way we can, so as a life-long member of our alumni community, please do make the most of it.

Graduate Outcomes

The Graduates Outcomes survey is the biggest annual social survey in the UK and will land in your inbox 15 months after graduation. Your feedback helps current and future students to make informed choices and let us evaluate and promote our courses. The survey takes 10 minutes to complete online and you can access it on any device. The Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) have published privacy information for students on how your contact details will be used.