The Alumni Association

The Alumni Association represents members of the University of Bristol.

The Alumni Association comprises a diverse community of 170,000 people.

The principal function of the Alumni Association is to establish and develop a mutually beneficial relationship between the University and its body of alumni. The Alumni Association may comment upon the development and policy of the University, through its Elected Members on Court and will receive an annual account of the meetings of Court. View the 2020-21 Alumni Association Annual Accounts (PDF, 58kB)

The Alumni association will otherwise contribute to building an engaged and supportive alumni community appropriate to a world-class university. ‌

Your Alumni Association Committee

The Alumni Association Committee contributes to building an engaged and supportive alumni community by working in partnership with alumni, the Development and Alumni Relations Office (DARO) and the wider University. Committee members provide expert advice, strategic insight and specialist contributions, and act in an ambassadorial capacity within the alumni community and for the University as well as supporting the purpose of the Alumni Association. ‌

Committee's Purpose

To contribute to building an engaged and supportive alumni community by working in partnership with alumni, DARO and the wider University to:

  • raise awareness and visibility of alumni contributions and support, and the University by advocating for and championing the alumni community
  • help support and develop DARO’s mission to connect communities to transform lives through the provision of strategic and specialist advice 
  • contribute to the development of the alumni engagement and events programme and support activity through participation as prominent hosts, champions and ambassadors
  • direct and approve the use of Alumni Association funds in accordance with the purpose of the Alumni Association
  • act in accordance with the University’s Charter and Statutes and manage personal behaviour as members of the Committee in accordance with the University’s Code of Conduct.‌

For further information please contact the Development and Alumni Relations Office (DARO) by email: alumni-volunteers@bristol.ac.uk or by telephone: +44 (0)117 394 1046.

Alumni Association Committee (Alumni Members)

Alumni Association Committee Terms of Reference

Alumni Association Committee Terms of Reference (PDF, 328kB)

Ordinance 11: Alumni Association

Sets out the arrangements for the Alumni Association, its membership and powers. Read Ordinance 11: Alumni Association (PDF, 96kB)

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